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Security Token Industry Launch Event

Security Token Academy

14 December 2018

Clifford Chance has become a corporate member of the Security Token Academy (Academy), and is proud to be a gold sponsor of the Academy's upcoming Security Token Industry Launch Event, taking place in New York City on 4-5 October 2018.

The Academy is an online resource where people can learn about and get insights into the world of security tokens and security token offerings (STOs). The Academy provides various content such as videos featuring experts, interviews with members from the industry, regulatory reviews and events. 

U.S Capital Markets partners David Felsenthal and Jason Myers will be speaking at the Launch Event on the Regulatory and Real Estate panels respectively and other members of the Firm's Fintech group will be in attendance. Clifford Chance is the only legal sponsor of the event. 

The event will encompass a networking session on October 4 followed by a full day conference on 5 October. Experts including the former Vice Chairman of Nasdaq, David Weild, and the creator of the ERC20 token standard Fabian Vogelsteller will be participants. The event will explore the foundations of the emerging industry and the following topics will be discussed: 

  • The technical foundations for the industry
  • Tokenization Companies and Security Token Trading Organizations
  • Regulations
  • Custody and transfer agents
  • Operations: Interoperability and cybersecurity

For more information on the event please visit the STA website.

The Firm previously sponsored the Security Token Summit: Exchanges & Trading Platforms Take on Wall Street