Skip to content
Font Size: A- | A+ | Reset

MTRA 2018 Advanced School (virtual currencies and blockchains)

MTRA Advanced School for Regulators Only
March 6-8, 2018


Basic Schedule

Monday, March 5       Travel Day
Tuesday, March 6       Meeting all day, hot breakfast and lunch included, reception included
Wednesday, March 7 Meeting all day, hot breakfast included
Thursday, March 8     Meeting all day, hot breakfast and lunch included
Friday March 9           Travel Day

Students will need to bring laptops

Agenda with Topics>>

Hotel
Fort Lauderdale Marriott North
6650 North Andrews Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Government per diem rate of $185/night plus applicable state and local taxes, currently 11%.

Book your group rate for Money Transmitter Regulators Assoc.>>
Last day to book a room is 2/19/2018, if rooms are still available

On Wednesday evening, there will be complimentary shuttle service to downtown Fort Lauderdale. Wi-Fi is complimentary in the guestrooms. There is free self-parking, and complimentary access to the fitness center.

Travel
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is the closest at 12 ½ miles away. This link gives additional transportation options
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/maps/travel/fllcc-fort-lauderdale-marriott-north

Registration Fee
$550.00
Online registration is open>>

Scholarships
Five
scholarships will be available.  The scholarships cover the tuition, and up to $1600 in travel costs. Applications were due January 12, 2018. The application window is now closed.

Speakers
Jessica Chacon, WA Department of Financial Institutions
Robert Donovan, NY Department of Financial Services (invited)
George Etame, NY Department of Financial Services (invited)
Branton Grimes, NC Office of the Commissioner of Banks
Karen Heede, VA Bureau of Financial Institutions
John Laramie, WA Department of Financial Institutions
Kevin O’Connor, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)
Sean MacGruder or Simon Ousager, Chainalysis
Karen Tingley, MI Dept of Insurance and Financial Services
Justin Vick, WA Department of Financial Institutions