IIEL Hosts 1st Annual Fintech Week, October 18-20, Welcoming Nearly 500 to Campus

Chris Brummer and Chris Woolard
1st Annual IIEL Fintech Week, October 18-20   Fintech Week Website   Fintech Week Keynote Videos Now Available Georgetown Law Web Feature   In a world of rapidly evolving innovation and regulation, few opportunities are afforded market participants, regulators and academic thought-leaders to seriously discuss, discover, and debate changes in

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October 18, 2017 - 8:30 am

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October 20, 2017 - 4:00 pm

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Georgetown Law, 600 New Jersey Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001   View map

1st Annual IIEL Fintech Week, October 18-20

 

Fintech Week Website

 

Fintech Week Keynote Videos Now Available


Georgetown Law Web Feature

 

In a world of rapidly evolving innovation and regulation, few opportunities are afforded market participants, regulators and academic thought-leaders to seriously discuss, discover, and debate changes in the financial ecosystem, and what they mean for consumers and investors.

IIEL, Thomson Reuters and the NEX Group  were proud to launch FinTech Week–a unique policy forum for market participants, regulators and thought leadersin Washington, DC, October 18-20, at Georgetown University.  The Fintech Week program schedule is available here.

 

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During Fintech Week, nearly 500 thought leaders from fintech firms across the country–from PayPal and Amazon to OnDeck, and from Ripple and R3 to Cloud 9 Technologies and beyond–described their business, and explained how their services intersect with markets for a Washington, DC audience consisting of policymakers, market participants, academics, lawyers, and regulators.

Featuring Keynote Speakers:

Jeremy Kroll
President, CEO, and Co-founder
K2 Intelligence

Keith Noreika
Acting Comptroller of the Currency
U.S. Department of the Treasury

Craig Phillips
Counselor to Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin
U.S. Department of the Treasury

Brian Quintenz
Commissioner
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Kara Stein
Commissioner
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Christopher Woolard
Executive Board Member and Director of Strategy & Competition
Financial Conduct Authority
United Kingdom

Fintech Week has already generated an enormous amount of interest from both market participants and regulators, and we are already planning for 2018.  By design, space was limited for the inaugural program, and the same will be true in 2018.  To support Fintech Week 2018, please contact Chris Brummer, IIEL Faculty Director, at chris.brummer@georgetown.edu and Christine Washington, IIEL Director of Programs & External Affairs, at cqw@georgetown.edu.

2017 Program: RSVP here.

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