Cancellation Notice

In light of the health risks represented by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the recent state of emergency declared in a growing number of states and the travel bans being imposed by many companies in our industry, we have made the difficult decision to cancel our 2020 Risk & Compliance Summit in Chicago, IL from April 5-7, 2020. We understand that the Risk & Compliance Summit offers a vital forum to hear from and interact with industry thought leaders and luminaries. Therefore, we will be investigating alternative ways to deliver some of this valuable content to you throughout 2020. Please look for more information to follow in the near future.ComplianceEase will refund all registration and sponsorship payments within 60 days. We thank you for your patience as we work through this administrative effort. Should you have any questions please contact

  • If you booked a hotel room with the JW Marriott, please call them directly to cancel at 312.660.8200.
  • We understand that most major airlines are currently offering no penalty cancellations for booked flights.
  • If you also registered for the CSBS hosted LEF Mini Summit on April 8th, please expect a separate email from CSBS.

Thank you for your understanding. We look forward to seeing you at our 2021 Risk & Compliance Summit.

With best regards,  Dan Smith, Summit Chair

David Lykken

David Lykken

PositionFounder & Cheif Officer

David Lykken, a 43-year industry veteran, has been an owner-operator of three mortgage banking companies, a software company and several leading consulting companies. For the past 14-years, David Lykken has been helping companies grow through Consulting, Executive Coaching and Communications. He works with C-Level executives and business owners primarily focusing on business strategies, sales and marketing strategies as well as helping companies create operational efficiencies via streamlining business workflow processes resulting in a competitive market advantages while increasing bottom-line profitability, customer satisfaction and overall organizational health. Additionally, David is a regular guest on FOX Business News as well as guest appearances on CNBC, and currently hosts his own weekly radio podcast, “Lykken on Lending,” that is heard Mondays at noon (Central Time) by multiple thousands of mortgage professionals nationwide.

Also, he produces a daily one-minute consumer-facing market commentary video called “Today’s Mortgage Minute” that appears on hundreds of radio, television and newspaper websites and is viewed by millions of Americans each month. In his “spare time”, he publishes articles that appear weekly and monthly in a number of leading industry publications.



Tuesday Keynote

CEO Perspectives: New Business Models, Opportunities and Risks

7 April, 2020  4:15 pm  Grand Ballroom B&C