Countdown to MeridianLink's Virtual User Forum 2021


About the MeridianLink
Virtual User Forum


The 2021 MeridianLink Virtual User Forum provides the opportunity to attend thought-provoking presentations, tracks and sessions, roundtables, and networking events to enhance your financial institution’s use of MeridianLink’s platforms and enjoy virtual activities with your fellow peers.


Sessions include exceptional programming for users of:

  • MeridianLink Consumer (formerly known as LoansPQ®)
  • MeridianLink Opening (formerly known as XpressAccounts®)
  • MeridianLink Portal (formerly known as Application Portal™)
  • MeridianLink Insight (formerly known as MLX Insight™)
  • MeridianLink Collect (formerly known as XpressCollect™)
  • MeridianLink Consulting (formerly known as MLX Consulting™)
  • MeridianLink Mortgage (formerly known as LendingQB®)
  • MeridianLink DecisionLender

Why You Should Attend

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Better Opportunities

This year, we've included repeat blocks of breakout sessions to ensure you get the content you need, when you need it
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Better Solutions

Our subject matter experts will offer in-depth coverage of all our product solutions across the MeridianLink platform
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Better Training

Receive carefully crafted training built specifically to meet your needs, at whatever level of expertise you may have
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Better Roundtables

Collaborate and share ideas with your peers and MeridianLink subject matter experts during our roundtable sessions

Speaker Lineup

MeridianLink has an incredible lineup of top industry experts within the financial industry, and executives within the organization, who are excited to provide perspectives on the digital journey. 

Nicolaas Vlok

Chief Executive Officer, MeridianLink

Nicolaas serves as MeridianLink’s Chief Executive Officer, and as a member of the board of directors. He brings more than 20 years of experience leading high-growth, publicly traded, and PE-backed software and data businesses, by driving market expansion, revenue growth, product innovation, and operational excellence. 

Register for Day 1: State of MeridianLink

Tim Nguyen

Chief Strategy Officer & Vice Chairman, MeridianLink

Tim co-founded MeridianLink 21 years ago with the mission of democratizing financial services technology and data to allow banks and credit unions to focus on what is truly important, their employees, consumers, and communities. He is recognized as an industry visionary and market-defining innovator. His passion and vision has driven MeridianLink to become a financial services technology leader.

Register for Day 3: MeridianLink Closing Presentation

Charlie Lee

Chief Marketing Officer

An entrepreneurial and well-rounded executive with demonstrated ability in developing and implementing marketing, sales, social media and strategic alliance plans; leading large-scale startup and turnaround efforts domestically and internationally; creating and analyzing sophisticated financial schedules and deal structures; maximizing employee potential and recruitment; launching new products and distribution channels; driving M&A strategies and deals and driving substantial change and financial results. Kellogg MBA with Marketing, Strategy, and Decision Sciences majors.

Register for Day 1: Better Together Kick-Off

Chris Maloof
Chris Maloof

Chief Product Officer, MeridianLink

Chris brings over 20 years of executive software leadership experience, driving product strategy, and instituting organizational focus and business transformation. His career has spanned from General Electric to leading software development organizations. Most recently he served as SVP of Product Management, Professional Services and Sales Engineering at Rogue Wave Software. He also held an extended leadership tenure at ACTIVE Network / Aspira where Maloof held leadership roles in operations, strategy, and corporate development.

Register for Day 3: MeridianLink Closing Presentation

Andrew Busch
Andrew Busch

World Leading Futurist, Economist

Andrew Busch was the first Chief Market Intelligence Officer (CMIO) for the U.S. government at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). As CMIO, he was charged helping them prepare for the future by improving and enhancing the government’s understanding of top trends, the markets and the economy. Andy provided briefings to White House, US House and US Senate staffers on a wide range of issues including the economy, stock market direction, interest rates and China's influence on the global commodity markets.

Register for Day 1: Keynote

Cam Marston
Cam Marston

Leading Expert on Generational Change

Cam Marston is the leading expert and speaker on the impact of generational change and its impact on the workplace and marketplace.
As an author, columnist, blogger, and lecturer, he imparts a clear understanding of how generational demographics are changing the landscape of business. Marston and his firm, Generational Insights, have provided research and consultation on generational issues to hundreds of companies and professional groups, ranging from small businesses to multinational corporations, as well as major professional associations, for over 20 years.

Register for Day 2: Keynote

Brian Grazer
Brian Grazer

American Film and Television Producer

Academy Award®-winning producer Brian Grazer has been making movies and television programs for more than 25 years. Grazer’s films and TV shows have been nominated for a total of 43 Oscars® and 138 Emmys. Grazer's television productions include Fox's hit show Empire, Emmy award-winning series 24, Arrested Development, and NBC’s Parenthood and Friday Night Lights. His films have generated over $13.5 billion in worldwide theatrical, music, and video grosses. Grazer has been personally nominated for four Academy Awards®, and in 2002 he won the Best Picture Oscar® for A Beautiful Mind.

Register for Day 2: Keynote

Craig Wilson
Craig Wilson

Senior Director, Experian

Craig Wilson delivers consulting services that increase productivity and profitability. He provides Experian clients with the in-depth analytics and tools they need to mitigate their risk and gain a competitive advantage in the automotive; telecommunication, energy and cable; retail; and financial services markets. With more than 20 years of real-world experience, Wilson provides practical advice and products and services based on firsthand knowledge of the issues facing Experian clients. 

Register for Day 3: Tri-Bureau Keynote Panel

Dave Whitin
Dave Whitin

Vice President of Analytical Consulting, Equifax

Dave leads a team of Analytics Solutions Consultants that work with Equifax clients to solve business challenges across the consumer and small business lending spectrum. Dave and his team collaborate with clients to develop strategies that utilize Equifax data, predictive solutions, advanced analytical techniques and tools to better acquire and manage customers.

Register for Day 3: Tri-Bureau Keynote Panel

Joshua Turnbull
Joshua Turnbull

VP of Community Financial Institutions, TransUnion

A recognized leader with over 15 years of expertise developing and executing market-focused growth strategies at complex financial technology and consumer data businesses. Leads teams and coalitions to coalesce around shared visions of how customer problems become commercial opportunities, and that drive priority and alignment to longer-term objectives.

Register for Day 3: Tri-Bureau Keynote Panel