CrowdFunding USA Forum on Future of Alternative Finance, MAY 7-8 Washington, DC

CrowdFundBeat Media Proudly Presents: “A plenary session limited gathering to view of  industry thought leaders”
Convening at the National Press Club, a select group of thought leaders, industry leaders, and policy makers will gather to consider the future of alternative finance.  This exclusive event will be a first of its kind gathering considering how changes in finance will affect banking, access to capital, the sharing economy and innovation in the United States. During this roundtable, we will discuss evolutions in financial markets and the opportunity and threat posed by fintech disruption to traditional financial markets.  We will then consider the policy and regulatory concerns affecting the evolution of this market.
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Samuel S. Guzik Looking forward to attending the Crowdfunding USA Forum. These are exciting times, with Regulation A+ being adopted on March 25 and new legislation for JOBS Act Title III crowdfunding around the corner.
In the afternoon we will look at fundamental disruptions – the challenge to bank lending through marketplace lending and the rise of non-fiat currencies.  We will also address the opportunities for broader access to capital afforded through alternative finance to SMEs.Service providers, policy makers and financial professionals need to adjust their long term strategies in light of these fundamental challenges, and this forum will gather leading thinkers in Washington DC to present the latest information on the evolution of these alternative financial vehicles and markets. To be considered for attendance, please submit an expression of interest to

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