Event: Advisory Committee Meetings

CFTC’s Technology Advisory Committee to Meet on February 26

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Technology Advisory Committee (TAC) announced that it will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at the CFTC’s Washington, D.C. headquarters.

CFTC Commissioner Brian Quintenz is the sponsor of the TAC.

At this meeting, the TAC will hear presentations on stablecoins, audit trails, compliance solutions, and cryptocurrency self-regulatory organizations, insurance, and custody. The TAC will also discuss and vote on a recommendation from its Cybersecurity Subcommittee regarding the Financial Services Sector Coordinating Council Cybersecurity Profile.

The meeting is open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis.  Members of the public may also listen to the meeting via conference call using a domestic toll-free telephone or international toll or toll-free number to connect to a live, listen-only audio feed.  Persons requiring special accommodations to attend the meeting because of disabilities should notify Meghan Tente, the TAC Designated Federal Officer, at (202) 418-5785.


Technology Advisory Committee Meeting 


CFTC Headquarters Conference Center
1155 21st Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20581


Wednesday, February 26, 2020


10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST

Viewing/Listening Instructions: Watch the live webcast at www.cftc.gov. To listen to the live audio feed, call the toll or toll-free numbers under Related Links. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name, and affiliation, if applicable.

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View Archived Webcast
CFTC Press Release 8114-20

CFTC Press Release 8123-20
85 FR 7735

Opening Statement:

Statement of Commissioner Brian Quintenz


Panel I: FIA on Audit Trail
FIA Audit Trail Recommendations

Panel II: Stablecoins
Stablecoins Overview - Tommaso Mancini-Griffoli - International Monetary Fund
Paxos Stablecoins - Charles Cascarilla - Paxos
Decentralization, DeFi and MakerDAO –Steven Becker - MakerDAO Foundation
Stablecoins / JPM Coin – Eddie Wen – J.P. Morgan

Panel III: ISDA Demonstration of the Common Domain Model
ISDA’s Common Domain Model (CDM)

Panel IV: Crypto Insurance and Custody
Digital Asset Insurance Landscape - James Knox – AON
Digital Asset Custody Using MPC – Itay Malinger – Curv

Panel V: Crypto Self-Regulatory Organizations
Global Digital Finance - Jeff Bandman
Virtual Commodity Association – Yusuf Hussain
Association for Digital Asset Markets – Brad Vopni