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About Travis

Travis Hoban

Travis is the Founder and Executive Board Member of the Utah Blockchain Coalition; a Member of the Government Blockchain Association Banking and Finance Group; and an elected city legislator for the 3rd largest city in Utah, helping to pioneer the use of blockchain technology in voting and government records management.

Travis has over 10 years of experience serving the financial industry, and was previously with Bank of the West and NCR. He has consulted with hundreds of financial institutions on technology and strategies and is passionate about utilizing technology to improve profitability, efficiency, and CX.

Professional Focus

  • Blockchain / Crypto / Web3
  • Technology / FinTech
  • CDFI
  • Consumer Experience
  • Branch & Self-Service Technologies
  • Culture Development

Speaking Topics

Blockchain 101

Introduction to Blockchain

Learn about the blockchain, related technologies, and use cases so you can evaluate what problems need to be solved and if blockchain is the proper solution for your credit union in the future. Discuss ways that industries executed the solution that will make a difference for their customer base, and learn how they continuously evolved with ongoing support, insights, and recommendations.

Cryptocurrency Strategy

Developing a Successful Cryptocurrency Strategy

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are disrupting the financial industry and their market share is estimated to be worth as much as $10 trillion dollars. Discover how financial institutions are implementing cryptocurrency and blockchain strategies to evolve, stay relevant, and generate revenue.


Web3 & Banking in the Metaverse

The next evolution of the internet will be immersive, decentralized, and built on the blockchain. The web we are experiencing today is much different than what it was 10 years ago. More importantly – where is it going next?



Cost-Effective Technology

Operational Efficiencies: Contactless Technologies

Focused on three technologies that will help improve operational efficiencies as you phase back into reopening and the best approach you should take to expand services to new segments, reduce cost of compliance, and increase business agility.


ITM & Self-Service Strategy

Traditional bank branches are evolving with advanced ITM technologies. Discuss how ITMs have allowed financial institutions to expand branch locations, grow assets, and increase transactions during extended hours with the use of innovative technologies.



More Topics

More topics available upon request

Past Events

  • FTSI Annual ExCITE Event
  • PNW Credit Union Group
  • Southern California Credit Union Alliance Annual Conference


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    CCUL REACH - Jan Johnson, Sr. Education & Training Specialist | California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues | CCUL REACH

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