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The Future of Finance Webinar Series

June 27, 2024

Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Bank-Fintech Partnerships in Times of Stress


In collaboration with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Bank partnerships are a critical component of the U.S. fintech ecosystem and infrastructure. Like any relationship, that between banks and fintechs require sustained work and attention as both parties seek to innovate and access new markets together. AFC’s latest webinar, led by Davis Wright Tremaine, will address how to approach bank-fintech partnerships, including contractual considerations, respecting regulatory perimeter, choosing the right partner, and technical integration. Subject matter experts will share insight on the nuances of third party relationships, particularly when they begin to sour, and parties must part ways.



Bradford Hardin

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP


Jason Cave

Principal, Piedmont Risk Advisors

Dafna Dothan

Chief Risk Officer, Cross River Bank

Amy Pugh

General Counsel, Green Dot

Ryan Richardson

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

May 23, 2024

Harnessing The Power of AI-Driven RegTech: Revolutionizing Regulatory Compliance


In collaboration with Orrick

In an era where regulatory requirements are constantly evolving and becoming more complex, harnessing the power of AI-driven RegTech is essential for organizations seeking to ensure accurate, efficient, and justified compliance processes. Join this webinar led by experts at Orrick, exploring how the intersection of AI and RegTech can enhance regulatory reporting, risk management, compliance, monitoring, and KYC. Use cases will be shared that demonstrate the applications and benefits of AI-powered RegTech, including faster and more thorough compliance, dynamic adaptation to regulatory changes, and justified decision-making.




Jerry Buckley

Partner, Orrick


Nat Hoopes

Vice President, Head of Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs, Upstart Network

Caroline Stapleton

Partner, Orrick

Ed Vincent

CEO, SRA Watchtower

Chris Hilliard

Chief Executive Officer, Winnow

April 22, 2024

Getting to Know FedNow, Now


In collaboration with McGlinchey Stafford

The Federal Reserve’s FedNow Service launched ahead of schedule in 2023. It has already been successfully implemented and is expanding faster than predicted. Join our panel of subject matter experts led by McGlinchey to explore FedNow’s features, explore use cases, gain valuable insight and perspective to prepare you to navigate the future of instant payments.




Phil Goldfeder

CEO, American Fintech Council


Tim Boike

Vice President – Industry Relations, Federal Reserve Financial Services

Jason Henrichs

Chief Executive Officer, Alloy Labs Alliance

Aaron P. Kouhoupt

Partner, McGlinchey Stafford