2018 Speakers

Craig S. Phillips

Counselor to the Secretary
U.S. Department of the Treasury

Congressman Gregory Meeks

U.S. Representative for New York's 5th Congressional District

Karl A. Racine

Attorney General

Bryan A. Schneider

Secretary of the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Paul Watkins

Director of the Office of Innovation
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection

Maria T. Vullo

New York State Department of Financial Services

Albert Forkner

Wyoming Division of Banking

Joanne Barefoot

Barefoot Innovation Group and Cofounder at Hummingbird Regtech

Frank Borcher

MD, General Counsel and Secretary
Marlette Funding, LLC

Adam D. Maarec

Of Counsel
Ballard Spahr’s

Gordon Watson

Victory Park Capital Advisors

Margaret Liu

Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
Conference of State Bank Supervisors

Gerard M. Stegmaier

Reed Smith LLP

Michael Koenitzer

Director of Business Development
Global Debt Registry

Karen Shaw Petrou

Managing Partner
Federal Financial Analytics, Inc.

Mark Simmer

Managing Director
Macquarie Group

Ryan Tracy

Wall Street Journal

Stephanie Yeh

Credit Suisse

John A. Beccia III

Co-Founder and CEO
FS Vector

Jai R. Massari

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Adam Goller

General Manager of Strategic Partnerships
Cross River Bank

Christopher Peterson

Director of Financial Services & Senior Fellow & John J. Flynn Endowed Professor of Law
Consumer Federation of America & University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law

Scott Talbott

Senior Vice President of Government Affairs
Electronic Transactions Association

Nat Hoopes

Executive Director
Marketplace Lending Association

Bill Hardin

Vice President
Charles River and Associates

Alison Nicoll

General Counsel

Brian Korn


Brian Peters

Executive Director
Financial Innovation Now

Colin Darke

General Counsel

Cornelius Hurley

Executive Director
Online Lending Policy Institute

David Cotney

Former Commissioner
Massachusetts Division of Banks

Gilles Gade

President & CEO
Cross River Bank

Grovetta Gardineer

Senior Deputy Comptroller, Compliance and Community Affairs
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Isaac Boltansky

Director of Policy Research
Compass Point Research & Trading, LLC

John Kromer

Co-Managing Partner
BuckleySandler LLP

Lydia Beyoud

FinTech & RegTech Reporter
Bloomberg Law

Jonah Crane

Executive Director
RegTech Lab

Marc Franson

Chapman & Cutler

Peter G Weinstock

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Peter Renton

Lend Academy

Phil Goldfeder

Government Affairs
Cross River Bank

Rob Morgan

Vice President
Emerging Technologies Center for Payments and Cybersecurity Policy American Bankers Association