Virtual event

[Virtual Event] NFT and Web3: compliance and cybersecurity | Women in FinTech Networking Series – June 28, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT | McDermott Will & Emery

June 28, 2022

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EDT

To find community, resources and support to help you accelerate your career and fuel your success, we invite you to join us for our Women in FinTech networking series, featuring senior women in the FinTech industry. Our series will include presentations on a variety of hot topics by female industry leaders, followed by interactive networking panels.

According to a report by Chainalysis, criminals laundered $8.6 billion worth of cryptocurrency in 2021, a 30% increase from the previous year.

During part two of this virtual series, Alexandra C. Scheibe and Andrea S. Kramer, partners of McDermott’s FinTech Practice Group, will be joined by Kim Grauer, research director at Chainalysis, Inc., for a discussion on compliance. and cybersecurity surrounding cryptocurrency. and non-fungible tokens (NFTs).

Discussion topics will include:

  • An overview of the reality (or not) of private blockchains and their importance
  • The current state of the NFT market
  • The most prevalent types of crimes on the Web3 in 2022
  • How to protect against crimes that happen virtually

Following this discussion, attendees will have the opportunity to connect and build relationships with new contacts through breakout sessions via virtual networking rooms.

SPEAKERS

Guest Speaker: Kim Grauer, Research Director at Chainalysis, Inc.