The conference will provide a wealth of content on industry trends and best practices in real life scenarios to current and prospective lenders, dealers, and broker partners. Hear from veteran industry speakers and learn from other AFG program user-experts.

  • Learn more about auto finance trends​​​​​​ from industry experts
  • Set your organization up for success with the AFG program
  • Network with your peers

Join us in Austin, TX on October 10-12


Hilton Austin

500 East 4th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Group Rate: $259/night

All attendees will be responsible for their own hotel room charges as well as incidentals.

Reservations by phone

Make reservations over the phone by calling

Hilton Austin: (512) 482-8000 or Hilton Reservations: 1-800-236-1592

Please reference our group’s three-letter code, AFG.

Online Reservations

You can also make your reservation online directly under AFG’s block to receive the group rate.


October 10, 2018

7-9pm Welcome Reception

October 11, 2018

7:30-8:30am Breakfast
9am-12pm Keynote and Industry Speakers
12pm-1pm Lunch
1pm-5pm Entertainment (choice of Golf Outing at Twin Creeks or Skyline Spa at the Hilton)
7pm-9pm Off-site Networking Dinner

October 12, 2018

7:30-8:30am Breakfast
9am-11am Direct and Indirect Lending Panels
11am-12pm Concluding Remarks


Keynote Speaker


Industry Speaker

Alain Nana-Sinkam is a 25-year auto industry veteran, currently serving as Senior Director of Industry Solutions for ALG, providing data-driven solutions to answer some of the biggest questions facing the North American auto industry. He is responsible for ALG’s relationships with clients in the finance, rental, investment and software sectors, as well as European OEMs. Alain previously worked at Wells Fargo and HSBC Auto Finance and started his career at an auto dealership.

Industry Speaker



Interested in sponsoring the event? Please contact us and we will reach out to discuss sponsorship opportunities.

Registration Fee

This year’s registration fee will cover the following items: conference registration fee, breakfast, lunch and dinner each day throughout the conference, hospitality, and recreational activity on Thursday afternoon.

Spouses and significant others are welcome at each of our networking conference dinners and/or recreational activity. If your spouse or significant other will be partaking in a recreational activity and dinner(s), $250 will be added to your registration fee. If your spouse or significant other will just be joining for dinner, $150 will be added to the registration fee.

Early Bird
Through April 30th, 2018
Through June 30th, 2018
Through Close of Registration