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The Great Lakes Lenders Conference (GLLC) is the premier small business lending event in the Midwest. Over the course of two days, conference attendees have the opportunity to choose from as many as 40 workshop sessions on SBA lending programs and relevant small business lending topics, including the SBA 7(a) and 504 programs, loan fraud, state capital access programs, global trade finance, and many more. The conference also features high profile keynote speakers, and an exhibit hall filled with the leading service providers and vendors of the lending industry, as well as valuable networking opportunities with colleagues and SBA staff. The 2019 conference is the 21st annual; the 2018 conference was the largest in history with over 400 attendees.