Equipment Leasing and Finance Association - Equiping Business for Success

30th Annual National Funding Conference

April 10, 2018 - April 12, 2018

Swissôtel Chicago
Chicago, IL

30 Years Helping the Industry Meet Its Funding Needs

Online scheduling now available: Schedule/View Appointments
Exhibitors Please Note:
Suites are sold out.  Exhibitors can still obtain a meeting room to serve as a suite. Thank you!
2018 Funding Sources as of 2-22-2018
36th Street Capital
Banc of America Leasing
Bank of the West
Bank of Utah
Baystone Government Finance/KS StateBank
BB&T Commercial Equipment Capital Corp.
BB&T Equipment Finance
BMO Harris Equipment Finance Company
Boston Financial & Equity Corporation
Bridge Funding Group, Inc.
CapitalSource, Inc.
CG Commercial Finance
Customers Commercial Finance, LLC
ECS Financial Services, Inc.
Equipment Leasing Group of America, LLC
EverBank Commercial Finance, Inc.
Farm Credit Leasing Services Corporation
Fifth Third Equipment Finance Company
First American Equipment Finance, an RBC / City National Company
First Bank of Highland Park
Flagstar Bank
Fleet Advantage, LLC
Flushing Bank
Fuyo General Lease (USA) Inc.
GE Capital Markets Group
Guidance Investments
Hanmi Bank
Huntington Equipment Finance
IBERIA Corporate Asset Finance, Inc.
J.P. Morgan Equipment Finance
Key Equipment Finance
LEAF Commercial Capital Inc.
MB Equipment Finance
MB Financial Bank
MB Financial Bank, Paying Agent Services
Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance (U.S.A.) Inc.
Moody's Analytics
Nations Equipment Finance, LLC
North Mill Equipment Finance
Peapack Capital Corporation
People's Capital and Leasing Corp.
Red Bridge Capital
Santander Bank Equipment Finance
SCG Capital Corporation
Securcor Financial Group
Signature Financial
Societe Generale Equipment Finance
Sterling National Bank Equipment Finance Division
Stonebriar Commercial Finance
TCF Equipment Finance, a division of TCF National Bank
Tetra Financial Group, LLC
Tokyo Century (USA) Inc.
Verdant Commercial Capital LLC
VFI Corporate Finance
Wells Fargo Equipment Finance
Wintrust Commercial Finance
Companies like yours have been profiting from the relationships established at the ELFA National Funding Conference. You've met, talked and done business with some of the finest organizations in the equipment leasing and finance industry, and you've enjoyed excellent returns on your investments. This year's Conference continues to make it easier, more flexible and extremely affordable for Funding Sources to participate and meet with the companies that fit your funding profile.          

Registration Fees

Price Description Amount
1st Attendee - Member Company $795.00
Additional Attendee - Member $745.00
Attendee Additional - Funding and Bank Roundtable $945.00
Attendee Additional - Funding and Independent Rtbl $945.00
Attendee Additional -Funding and Captive Roundtabl $945.00
Attending Bank Roundatable & Funding Conference $995.00
Attending Captive/Vendor Fin.Rtble & Funding Conf $995.00
Attending Independent Rtble & Funding Conference $995.00
Committee - Exhibiting Company $390.00
Committee - Attendee $390.00
Exhibitor - 1st Person - Member Company $2300.00
Exhibitor - 2 booths purchased - Member Company $4600.00
Exhibitor - 2nd Person - Member Company $0.00
Exhibitor - Additional - After 1st two people $745.00
NonMember Attendee $1590.00
NonMember Exhibitor -1st Person $4600.00
NonMember Exhibitor -2nd Person $0.00
NonMember Exhibitor -Additional after 1st two pple $745.00
NonMember Exhibitor 2 booths purchased $9200.00
NonMember Service Provider Exhibitor-1st Person $4600.00
NonMember Service Provider Exhibitor-2nd Person $0.00
Service Provider-1st Person - Member Company $2300.00
Service Provider-2nd Person - Member Company $0.00
Service Provider-Additional Exhibitor $745.00
Suite Only Exhibitor-1st Person - Member Company $2800.00
Suite Only Exhibitor-2nd Person - Member Company $0.00
Suite Only Exhibitor-Additional Exhibitor $745.00
Suite with Booth Exhibitor-1st Person $3300.00
Suite with Booth Exhibitor-2nd Person $0.00
Suite with Booth Exhibitor-Additional Exhibitor $745.00

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Available Functions

  EXHIBITORS: Will you accept onsite appointments?
  Contact Person Information -Very Important
  Women in Leasing



How to Make Hotel Reservations for Sleeping Rooms and Suite Meeting Rooms            
Hotel Reservations for Attendee Sleeping Rooms: Swissotel or Hyatt Regency Chicago   

A block of rooms has been reserved for this exhibition at the Swissôtel 323 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601. A special group rate of $289 single/double (Standard Room) is available for attendees. You can make your hotel reservations online. Follow these simple instructions:
 Log on to:
Enter: Arrival and Departure Dates
Click on: Check Availability and rates
Once the reservation is complete, you will receive an instant confirmation number via e-mail (as long as your e-mail address has been entered).
Hyatt Regency Chicago
A block of rooms has been reserved for this exhibition at the Hyatt Regency Chicago located at 151 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 60601, and is a mere block away from the Swissôtel and accessible via the underground walk way. A special group rate of $299 single/double (Standard Room) is available for attendees.
To make hotel reservations at the Hyatt Regency Chicago call 1(888) 421-1442 or go here:
Or if you prefer, you can make reservations by calling 1-800-441-3313. Be sure to tell the reservations clerk you will be attending the ELFA Funding Conference. Reservations should be guaranteed with a credit card and made before the cut-off date of Monday, March 19, 2018. After the cut-off date, rooms are on a first-come, first-served basis and possibly at a higher rate.
Meeting Room Reservations for Funding Sources
A block of rooms has been reserved for this exhibition at the Swissôtel, 323 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601. A special group rate of $489 (Full Day) and special group rate of $325 is available for Meeting Room Funding Sources. Following your Funding Conference registration completion, you will receive a separate email containing information to reserve your Suite for meeting space.
Please Note: Only companies that participate as Funding Sources will be able to reserve suites or meeting rooms at the Swissôtel. ELFA members who are not registered for the Funding Conference will not be allowed to reserve suites or meeting rooms at the Swissôtel.
Getting There
The Swissôtel and Hyatt Regency Chicago are downtown hotels located in Illinois Center overlooking Lake Michigan, five minutes from I-55 and I-90/94. The hotel is within walking distance of the downtown business district and the Magnificent Mile. The Swissôtel is 18 miles, 30 minutes, from O'Hare International Airport. The Airport Express Shuttle bus is available every 30 minutes for $27 per person one way, and taxis are about $40. The hotel is 12 miles, 20 minutes, from Midway Airport; the airport bus runs every 30 minutes for $21 per person one way.            

Swissôtel Chicago
323 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601-9722

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