An Outstanding Program

Please register now for this summer’s CoBank Farm Credit Leasing Forum. This program is designed to increase participants’ knowledge of the leasing product so it can be better positioned within an association’s go-to-market strategy. 

Participants in the Farm Credit Leasing Forum will:

  • Learn how leasing can play an important role in generating additional business under new tax laws.
  • Learn about current economic trends impacting agricultural equipment financing.
  • Share ideas with Farm Credit peers about growing markets via leasing.

Who should attend:

  • LeasePartner leadership leasing contacts
  • LeasePartner market development leaders
  • LeasePartner leasing liaisons
  • LeasePartner loan officers
  • Anyone looking to increase their leasing knowledge

There is no charge to attend the conference beyond your travel and hotel expenses. Dress code for the business meetings and meal functions is business casual. For further information, contact CoBank’s Corporate Communications Division at 303-740-4384 or by email at

Recently renovated, the Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot, boasts high style and high tech features. Conveniently located in downtown Minneapolis, the hotel is near the downtown core, the Historic Mill District and Mississippi River.

Please make your hotel reservation online or call the hotel at 612-375-1700. Mention your CoBank Farm Credit Leasing affiliation to receive the preferred room rate of $179. This rate is available to guests for three days before and three days after our event, on a space available basis. After the reservation deadline of July 9, 2018, the group rate will no longer be available. Please be aware that any cancellations must be received 24 hours prior to arrival to avoid cancellation fees.


Valet parking is available for $36 to all overnight guests at the Renaissance Minneapolis. Self-parking is available for $22 per day.

If you are registering on behalf of another individual, please make sure to use their email address when completing the form so that their registration information will be unique. There will be an opportunity for you to add your information in as well so that you will receive copies of the confirmation details.

Once you have completed the information for all registrants, be sure to click on “Finish my Registration” in order to finalize your attendance at the meeting. Once you have completed this process, you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive a confirmation email, your registration is incomplete. Please contact CoBank’s Corporate Communications Department at 303-740-4384 or by email at for assistance.

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend the meeting, it is required that you cancel your online registration a minimum of 3 business days prior to the start date of the meeting. To cancel, use the link in your email registration confirmation to change or cancel your registration record. Or you can simply send notice of cancellation to Thank you for your courtesy in this regard as late cancellations and no-shows represent a significant cost to CoBank.