NIBA Chicago Conference 2019


September 12, 2019

Starts at

8:00am CDT


Illinois Institute of Technology Stuart School of Business

565 W Adams St., Chicago, IL 60661

“The Future of Brokerage”

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NIBA Chicago Conference 2019 Agenda

Session TimeSession Description
8:00amRegistration Opens
8:00am Networking Continental Breakfast
9:00amOpening Remarks - NIBA
9:05amReal Time Compliance
Legal & Compliance professionals alongside Regulators address audience driven questions in real time
Matthew Kluchenek - Partner, Mayer Brown
James Bibbings - CEO, Turnkey Trading Partners
Blake Brockway - Assistant General Counsel, NFA
Erin Middleton - Manager, Rules & Regulatory Outreach, CME Group
10:00amMeet the Quants
Introduction of the programs producing the talent
IIT Stuart School of Business
University of Chicago
DePaul University
Carthage College
10:30am Eurex Product Update
10:40amMorning Coffee Break
11:00amAre we vulnerable to Disruption?
Technology is replacing people and processes at record speeds. Hear from an expert doing the disrupting in other industries what that means to us and how we can protect ourselves
Discussion Leader:
Jay Sebbin - Founder & CEO, L Street Collaborative, LLC
11:50amICE Product Update
1:00pmPolitics in Trading
Tariffs, Trade & The Political Environment
Arm Chair Discussion:
Scott Parsons - Managing Principal, Delta Strategy Group, Frmr Counsel to CFTC Chairman
Mark Ruddy - Ruddy Gregory PLLC
2:00pmThe Grain Story
Inside look at what's going on in the grain markets and what's to come
Paul Georgy - President/CEO Allendale Risk Management, Inc.
Chad Burlet - Principal & Chief Trading Officer, Third Street AG Investments
Bill Baruch - President, Blue Line Futures

BREAKOUT SESSION (2 - 4:30pm)Quant Corner
2:50pmCME Product Update
3:00pmKeynote - Fireside Chat
The Future of Futures
Bryan Durkin - President, CME Group
Andy Busch - Political Economist, Frmr CMIO CFTC
3:45pmThe Small Exchange Product Update
3:55pmAfternoon Refreshment Break
4:15pmYou've Been Hacked!
Live demo and analysis of what it really means to be hacked and practical steps one can take for protection
Discussion Leaders:
Michael Phillips - President, vSEC LLC
Kasi Paturi - CEO, Global Cyber Security Initiative
Abdel Sy Fane - President, CyberSecurity NP
4:55pmClosing Remarks - NIBA
5:00pmNetworking Cocktail Reception - @ Rivers [30 S Wacker Dr] - Sponsored by: Michael Coglianese CPA, Midland IRA, GT Law