Q2 2021 EARNINGS CALL

Officials of Heartland Financial USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLF) announced today that the company plans to broadcast a conference call detailing its Second Quarter 2021 earnings live over the internet at www.htlf.com at 5:00 p.m. ET on Monday, July 26, 2021. Lynn B. Fuller, Executive Operating Chairman; Bruce K. Lee, President and CEO, and Bryan R. McKeag, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will conduct the conference call. Financial results will be available on the company’s website on July 26, 2021, after the market closes.