LabCFTC: Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Info Session

2019-09-26 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
ATDC Community Room (Room 2525)
Address: 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

Join us on the evening on Thursday, September 26th for a special guest session with LabCFTC a part of the U.S. Commodity Futures and Trading Commission.

5 pm – Overview of ATDC Fintech

5:15pm – Introduction of Brian Trackman

5:15pm – Overview of LabCFTC – mission and focus

5:45pm – Overview of the Fintech Lab at the Georgia Tech Advanced Computational Finance department – Sudheer Chava

6 pm – Discussion of companies from ATL

6:30pm -Adjourn

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About LabCFTC

LabCFTC is the focal point for the CFTC’s efforts to promote responsible FinTech innovation and fair competition for the benefit of the American public. LabCFTC is designed to make the CFTC more accessible to FinTech innovators, and serves as a platform to inform the Commission’s understanding of new technologies. Further, LabCFTC is an information source for the Commission and the CFTC staff on responsible innovation that may influence policy development.

The need for LabCFTC is immediate. Consumers, farmers, ranchers as well as investors have benefited from the technological innovation of the markets overseen by the CFTC. The pace of change in just the past few years has only increased.