Below are this week’s alerts for the Investment Network. Enjoy!
This Issue’s Topics:
- FREE: FinTex/Startup Leader Round Table: Attract, Engage, Convert: Executing a Marketing Strategy for FinTech Firms
- FinTank: Blockchain and Real Estate Records, with John Mirkovic
- FREE: Federal Reserve: 12th Annual Risk Conference: Looking to the Future: The Risks and Rewards of New Opportunities
- Voice of Blockchain
FREE: FinTex/Startup Leader Round Table: Attract, Engage, Convert: Executing a Marketing Strategy for FinTech Firms
Thursday, March 21, 2019, 5:30-7:30 PM
TechNexus Chicago, 20 N. Upper Wacker Dr., Suite 1200, Chicago, IL
Learn how financial industry professionals use content marketing, automation and CRM sales tools to generate leads and earn customers.
Enjoy a panel session moderated by Michael Cavanaugh of FinTex Chicago, with guest panelists: Michelle Moore of tastytrade; Blake Kelley of TopstepTrader and Shane Stiles of Gate 3 Media, to discuss key marketing challenges.
For more information, click here.
FinTank: Blockchain and Real Estate Records with John Mirkovic
Thursday, March 28, 2019, 6:00-8:00 PM
Illinois Institute of Technology, 565 West Adams, Chicago, IL
Join us at FinTank’s Blockchain Meetup for a conversation with John Mirkovic, Deputy Clerk for Policy at the Cook County Clerk’s office, previously Deputy Recorder of Deeds for Cook County, Illinois.
Based on the Final Report published by the Recorder of Deeds, we will explore the role of the Recorder’s office and the findings of their Blockchain Pilot Program.
If you are involved in the purchase, sale, ownership or transfer of Real Estate or the use of Blockchain in non-currency applications, you will find this discussion captivating.
To register, click here.
FREE: Federal Reserve: 12th Annual Risk Conference: Looking to the Future: The Risks and Rewards of New Opportunities
Wednesday-Thursday, April 10-11, 2019, Registration Deadline: March 22, 2019
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, 230 S. LaSalle Street, 3rd Flr. Conference Center, Chicago, IL
In recent years, the post-crisis economic recovery has shown signs of increasing growth and innovation. However, financial institutions must carefully manage the risks and rewards of these new opportunities. The Conference will explore diverse perspectives on the financial services sector as experts gauge the current state of the industry and attempt to discern a sustainable path forward. Topics will range from traditional issues like the credit growth cycle and bank regulation to the emerging applications of technologies like blockchain. We invite attendees to come participate in this day-and-a-half overview of the major trends shaping financial services and the opportunities that lie ahead. The conference is co-organized by the John L. Keeley Jr. Center for Financial Services at DePaul University and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Media Disclaimer: No media and/or recording will be permitted at this event.
For more information, click here.
Voice of Blockchain
Monday-Tuesday, September 30-October 1, 2019, 8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Venue 610, 610 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL
Voice of Blockchain was created in 2018 by the Chicago Blockchain Project community. It is designed to drive adoption of blockchain and cryptoassets with a primary goal of educating stakeholders on the benefits of the technology in an ethical and inclusive manner.
These stakeholders include the buyers, investors and the builders of systems that distribute trust. It also includes society as a whole as we aim to promote viable and sustainable solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.
For more information, click here