Tavant, a Silicon Valley-based provider of AI-powered digital lending technologies, today announced it is the exclusive event sponsor of the California Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) inaugural Mortgage Innovators Conference (MIC) taking place Aug. 11 – 13, 2019 in San Diego. This is the only industry conference specifically designed to highlight and bring together top innovators. During the conference, Tavant is presenting a special “Mortgage Mavericks” event aboard the USS Midway aircraft carrier, featuring live music, food and an opportunity to network with industry insiders and innovators.
The MIC will feature speakers and companies that will provide practical innovation and improvement strategies for mortgage banking and digital mortgage implementation. Featuring engaging topics from Day 1 Certainty® to blockchain, the event will include presentations from industry insiders and will showcase demonstrations of leading technology solutions and platforms.
Chuck Iverson, board member and conference chair for California MBA, said, “Tavant is the first name I think of when it comes to innovation and thought leadership in our industry. They are leading by example and have been instrumental in pushing the industry forward in this digital era. I am so pleased that we are partnering with them to share their unique industry perspective and insights regarding the critical role of innovation to the industry’s future success.”
Iverson along with Tavant’s CEO, Sarvesh Mahesh, will kick-off the three-day event with an interactive discussion regarding what lenders need from their technology providers, as well as examining best practices from other industries and discussing how those principles can be applied within the lending market. Atul Varshneya, vice president, Tavant, is also hosting a “tech-talk” discussing how machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) will shape the lending industry.
Additionally, dozens of modern, innovative lending solutions and platforms will be demonstrated during the conference including Tavant’s AI-powered digital lending suite of products, Tavant VΞLOX. According to Tavant, digital lending continues to rapidly gain momentum, making this event both timely and relevant to all lenders. In fact, the company recently announced its expanding customer base originate one out of every four loans in the U.S., indicating the growing demand for digital solutions that are both flexible and scalable, but most importantly, provide a seamless customer experience.
Attendees will also hear from recognized industry brand leaders regarding the latest trending topics, and will have the opportunity to participate in:
- “Tech-talk” presentations from industry’s top innovators,
- Demos from industry’s best-in-class companies,
- Presentations from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac providing highlights of their innovation strategies, and
- The Innovation Lab, a technology meeting space for collaboration with industry partners and providers.
Other featured topics of discussion include:
- How to turn big data into actionable intelligence,
- How will the customers experience change in five years,
- The “e” space: notes, closing, notary, and
- Strategies to improve execution and delivery.
“We felt compelled to be involved with such an important industry conference,” said Vibhor Mishra, head of marketing, Tavant. “Like the California MBA, we are committed to innovation and to providing our customers a competitive edge in an increasingly demanding market. We will be discussing pivotal topics that will impact every stakeholder involved in the mortgage process. This is a unique event that allows lenders and investors to explore future strategies and share ideas with the industry’s best and brightest technology providers. I am pleased to partner with the California MBA in sponsoring this event and look forward to collaborating with the industry’s best and brightest during the Mortgage Innovators Conference.”
Headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., Tavant is a digital products and platforms company that provides impactful results to its customers across North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. Founded in 2000, the company employs more than 2500 people and is a recognized top employer. Tavant is creating an AI-powered intelligent lending enterprise by reimagining customer experiences, driving operational efficiencies and improving collaboration.