CoinDesk is partnering with DC Fintech Week, one of the world’s premier policy and regulation-focused digital currency conferences, to produce a special edition of CoinDesk Live. 

The virtual event, which runs Oct. 19-22, brings together marquee names from Switzerland’s FINMA, Sweden’s Riksbank, the Bank for International Settlements, the U.S.’ Commodity Futures Trading Commission and the International Monetary Fund to discuss stablecoin regulation, central bank digital currencies, the future of money and more. 

We’ll be streaming Day 1 of DC Fintech Week.

Watch CoinDesk Live: DC Fintech Week Edition on Oct. 19 on Twitter and YouTube.

Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 | 8:45 a.m.-1:50 p.m. ET | View full agenda

8:45-9:30 a.m. Crypto in Asia: Different From Everywhere

9:35-10 a.m. A Conversation With Mark Branson: How We Regulate Libra in Switzerland

10:05-10:50 a.m. Leaders Panel: Central Banks, CBDCs and Cryptoeconomics

11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. How Stable Are Stablecoins?

12:35-1 p.m. A Conversation With Heath Tarbert

1:05-1:50 p.m. Platform Money: Sci-Fi or the Future in the Making?


Dante Disparte, Libra Association
Neha Narula, MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative
Jenny Cieplak, Latham & Watkins LLP
Robert Bench, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Andres Wolberg-Stok, Citi

Moderator: Patrick Murck, Transparent

CoinDesk joins DC Fintech Week to explore stablecoins, central bank digital currencies and the future of money.