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Operations & Technology

Resources on improving business processes and operational effectiveness through technology solutions and process improvement.
ELFA members enjoy special access to and discounts on many of the following resources. Learn more.

What's New

The 2023 Operations & Technology Conference is coming Sept. 11-13 in New Orleans.
10 Tech Questions
  • Watch this video on cyber attacks, featuring conference speaker Howard Shiebler or read a transcript of the interview here:


EL&F Articles

  • 5 Tech Questions to Ask Now

    As technology continues to transform the equipment finance sector, asking the right questions is key. Plus: Get ready for the 2023 Operations & Technology Conference.

  • 5 Takeaways:
    Fraud in Equipment Finance

    Best practices for processes and technologies to combat fraud, from high-tech solutions to common sense “gut checks.”

Additional Articles
Career Pathways
If you're looking to advance your career in the operations or information technology arenas of the equipment finance industry, visit the ELFA Career Pathways “Operations Roadmap,” or the "Information Technology Roadmap." 

Also See:

Operations & Technology Excellence Award
Recognizing innovative uses of technology in the equipment finance industry.
Software Guide
A listing of the leading software solutions for the equipment finance industry.
elfa foundation

Foundation donors receive benefits, including early access to many of the following resources. Learn more.


New Technologies Video
Is your business prepared for the technology transformation of the equipment finance industry?



Innovation Advisory Council

ELFA launched the Technology Innovation Working Group in January 2019 with the vision to inspire new thinking about technology and innovation among equipment finance industry leaders. In 2023, ELFA converted the working group into a formal committee, the “Innovation Advisory Council.” Our mission is to create opportunities to engage business leaders in carefully designed forums to explore leading-edge technology and innovation practices and their current and potential application for our industry.

Innovation Roundtables

The Innovation Roundtables are designed for all equipment finance professionals, from emerging talent to seasoned leaders.  If you're interested in accessing cutting-edge knowledge, engaging diverse voices in the industry innovation discussion, and building your action plan for the future, these events are for you! Learn more on the ELFA Events page.

ELFA Partners with TomorrowZone® to Bring Innovative Virtual Collaboration Opportunities to Equipment Finance