Join Us in Nashville and Unite Against Mortgage Risk

The 2018 CoreLogic® Mortgage Fraud Consortium Meeting allows you to collaborate with industry leaders and your peers to identify fraud and manage risk. As always, this invitation-only meeting promises to deliver the insight, tools and networking opportunities you need to solve today’s real-world risk challenges.

The 2018 meeting is sold out! If you have not registered, but would like to receive information on the 2019 event when it comes available, please email Matt Geiszler at

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Session Highlights

  • High-level industry interaction and special presentations by recognized experts
  • Gain an up-to-the-minute view of mortgage fraud trends, including best practices, case studies, valuable tools and resources, and actionable intelligence
  • Find out what other industry leaders are doing to better manage fraud risk
  • See how your mortgage fraud prevention practices stack up to the industry as a whole
  • Improve the quality of your mortgage fraud prevention practices

Don’t Miss This Networking Event

This year's networking event will be held at the world famous Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville.

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Scheduled on Thursday, March 22 following the meeting sessions, Consortium Meeting attendees will be escorted to this amazing venue for dinner, drinks, dancing and live music in our own reserved area within this world-renowned country-music venue.

*A Fraud Consortium Member is any lender who actively contributes data to the CoreLogic Fraud Consortium. Please contact Bridget Berg if you are uncertain if your company is a Member of the CoreLogic Consortiums and you are interested in attending the Meetings.

All sessions to be held at

The Sheraton Grand Nashville Downtown

623 Union Street
Nashville, TN 37219

The Sheraton Nashville is sold out. If you have registered to attend but have not yet booked your hotel, contact Matt Geiszler for additional rooming options.

Agenda Overview

We are working hard to offer two days of expertly honed risk sessions to help you analyze threats and come away with real-world solutions. Check back regularly for speaker and session updates.

Wednesday, March 21
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6:00pm 8:00pm Registration Opens
6:00pm 8:00pm Welcome Reception and Dinner
Thursday, March 22
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7:00am 8:00am Registration
7:30am 8:00am Breakfast
8:00am 8:30am

Welcoming Remarks
Bridget Berg, Principal, Fraud Solutions, CoreLogic

8:30am 9:15am Icebreaker
Kevin Ryan, Executive, Solution Sales, CoreLogic
Nick Fragale, Principal, Solution Sales, CoreLogic
Becca Wagman, Principal, Solution Sales, CoreLogic
9:15am 9:45am

Rapid Fire Session # 1
Digital Mortgage In Application and Processing

In our first of three rapid fire sessions, we’ll look into how digital mortgage is changing both borrower experience and loan processing, and discuss its impact relating to fraud.

Cres Hay, Sr. Leader, Fraud Solutions, CoreLogic

9:45am 10:00am BREAK
10:00am 10:45am

Economic Outlook
How will rising interest rates impact housing in 2018? Will the increase in rates combined with eroding affordability cause issues for the mortgage market? Join our Chief Economist as he delves into the overall state of the mortgage industry and provides an outlook for 2018 and beyond

Dr. Frank Nothaft, Executive, Chief Economist, CoreLogic

10:45am 12:00pm

Agency Fraud Panel
How are the GSE’s handling the latest fraud challenges? Experts from both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will discuss recent fraud trends and what they’re doing to combat the problem

Bridget Berg Principal, Fraud Solutions, CoreLogic (Moderator)
Sean Sowards, Director, Mortgage Fraud, Fannie Mae
Robb Hagberg, Sr. Director, Fraud Risk, Freddie Mac

12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm 1:20pm

Rapid Fire Session # 2
Automated Data Extraction and Underwriting

The advent of digital mortgage means more information is moving from paper to the digital world. Will this increase or decrease the risk of fraud?

Bridget Berg Principal, Fraud Solutions, CoreLogic

1:20pm 2:40pm

FBI Intelligence
What kind of mortgage fraud is becoming pervasive in the mortgage industry? What are law enforcement officials focusing on? Hear firsthand how the FBI is working to identify and combat the latest fraud schemes.

Christa Greco, Intelligence Analyst, FBI
2:40pm 3:00pm

Rapid Fire Session # 3
Virtual Closings

Virtual closings are here. In the final rapid-fire session, we’ll see how it works and discuss what this means for mortgage fraud.

Jacquie Doty, Executive, Product Management, CoreLogic

3:00pm 3:15pm BREAK
3:15pm 5:00pm Consortium Members Only Roundtable
5:45pm   Depart Sheraton for Offsite Event
6:00pm 9:30pm Offsite Networking Reception
Wildhorse Saloon, 2nd Avenue, Downtown Nashville
Friday, March 23
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8:00am 9:00am Breakfast
9:00am 9:30am

Leveraging LoanSafe Scores and Alerts in Concert
LoanSafe Fraud Manager provides a number of features to help you combat mortgage fraud and reduce your risk. Our expert analysts will demonstrate how to best utilize Scores and Alerts to maximize your fraud detection capabilities.       

Amy Gromowski, Sr. Leader, Science & Analytics, CoreLogic

9:30am 10:15am


Rene Febles, Deputy Inspector General for Investigations, FHFA

10:15am 10:30am BREAK
10:30am 11:15am

Using Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Techniques to combat Digital Mortgage Fraud

Guest speakers from Cognizant and Neuro ID will explore some of the innovative developments in Artificial Intelligence and Analytics and present a solution framework to harness these techniques in the fight against Digital Mortgage Fraud. You will learn about the Neuro Confidence Score (Neuro-CS) – an innovative way to generate applicant insight for risk assessment by combining Behavioral Biometrics, Neuro-Cognitive Research and Predictive Analytics. 

Justin Wellen, Sr. Manager, Cognizant Business Consulting, Cognizant
Jerry Smith, VP, Data Sciences and Artificial Intelligence, Cognizant

James Craddick, Director, Business Development, Neuro-ID

11:15am 12:00pm

CoreLogic Mortgage Fraud Trends Analysis
Get an overview of what our analysis of fraud trends over the past year say about the future of fraud.

Bridget Berg Principal, Fraud Solutions, CoreLogic

2018 CoreLogic LoanSafe Roadmap
We will provide you with a sneak peek of product enhancements and projects in development for the CoreLogic fraud suite of products for 2018 and beyond, including a first look at all-new LoanSafe enhancements slated for Q2.

Cres Hay, Sr. Leader, Fraud Solutions, CoreLogic

12:00pm 1:00pm

Lunch, Conference Concludes

Sessions and times subject to change.

Featured Speakers
Speaker Name Company Title Bio
Jacqueline Doty CoreLogic Executive, Collateral Risk Solutions Jacqueline is responsible for strategic planning, research and development of innovative products and solutions to collateral risk management problems.
Bridget Berg CoreLogic Principal, Fraud Solutions Bridget leads the delivery of CoreLogic fraud risk management solutions to the mortgage industry. With more than 30 years of major financial institution experience, she has focused on all aspects of mortgage fraud, managing investigations and developing fraud risk programs and analytics.
Dr. Frank Nothaft CoreLogic Executive, Chief Economist Frank leads the CoreLogic economics team responsible for analysis, commentary and forecasting trends in global real estate, insurance and mortgage markets.
Christa Greco Federal Bureau of Investigation Intelligence Analyst Christa specializes in mortgage fraud matters with a national threat focus. She participates in numerous government and industry working groups, and is a recipient of the FBI's Medal of Excellence.
Sean Sowards Fannie Mae Director, Mortgage Fraud Sean is responsible for all aspects of Fannie Mae’s mortgage fraud investigation efforts. He directs investigators in the identification, investigation, and reporting of mortgage fraud and other related fraudulent activity in the mortgage lending space.
Cres Hay CoreLogic Sr. Leader, Product Management Cres leads the CoreLogic mortgage fraud business, focusing on the continued development of LoanSafe products and creating innovative new fraud solutions. She has over 10 years experience in the development of solutions to meet the needs of mortgage industry professionals.

Registration Information

The 2018 Fraud Consortium is sold out! If you were not able to attend this year, we look forward to seeing you in 2019!

Arrange for Transportation Once You Arrive

The hotel is easily accessible from Nashville Metropolitan Airport. The hotel does not provide shuttle service from the airport, however Lyft or Uber fare is approximately $17-21 each way. Taxi's charge a flat rate of $25 (plus an additional $1 per passenger) to any location downtown from the airport. Self-parking is available at the hotel for a rate of $35 per day.

Meeting Attire

We describe the dress code as "business casual" which often means different things to different people. We have defined this as meaning "no suits, no ties, no shorts, no flip-flops". Casual is welcome for our night out at the Wildhorse Saloon - jeans, cowboy boots, or Elvis costumes are encouraged.