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

Kevin Byers

Kevin Byers

PositionSr Dir Consumer Protection

Kevin Byers is Senior Director for Consumer Protection and Non-Depository Supervision with CSBS.  He is a Certified Public Accountant with over 25 years of experience in housing finance, litigation support and consulting. After pursuing a career in public accounting, Kevin transitioned his expertise to housing by managing the planning and financing of affordable housing development and counseling programs for numerous non-profit agencies, while simultaneously providing financial analysis, litigation support, and research on subprime residential lending, servicing and securitization. This experience led him to begin a forensic accounting practice in 2003. Kevin has consulted for various state attorneys general and regulatory agencies on mortgage-related and consumer financial services matters, and recently served on the forensics team for the independent monitor of the National Mortgage Settlement. Kevin graduated from the College of William and Mary with a degree in Accounting and earned a master’s degree from the University of Virginia.  He lives in Atlanta, Georgia with his wife and two sons.



Tech/Innovation Track

Re-Engineering Non-bank Supervision with RegTech

6 April, 2020  5:15 pm  Grand Ballroom B