||November 1, 2017
||Christopher Ehrman, Director of the CFTC's Whistleblower Office, spoke on two separate panels as part of the 17th Annual Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund (TAFEF) Conference. On the first panel, Mr. Ehrman joined the heads of the SEC and IRS whistleblower offices to discuss developments in the law and what the offices look for in submissions and coordination from whistleblowers. The second panel featured Mr. Ehrman and SEC enforcement staff discussing what changes have occurred or are anticipated under the new administration that might impact the SEC and CFTC whistleblower programs generally, as well as whistleblower matters falling under the purview of multiple programs.
||October 17 - 19, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the FIA's 33rd Annual FIA Futures and Options Expo on October 17-19, 2017 in Chicago, IL. The conference was attended by top regulatory leaders and business executives to discuss the latest services and solutions for the futures, options and cleared swaps industry.
|New York, NY
||October 3, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the Trading Show New York on October 3, 2017 in New York, NY. The conference was attended by many top traders, quants, data scientists, IT strategists, financial engineers and exchange leaders focusing on automated and algorithmic trading issues.
|Washington, D.C. / New York, NY
||June 28, 2017
||The Director of the CFTC's Whistleblower Office, Christopher Ehrman, spoke with other regulators on a "Legal Developments in the Whistleblower Space" panel as part of the Practising Law Institute's Corporate Whistleblowing in 2017 program. A webcast of that program is available on demand (subscription and/or fee required).
||June 19 - 20, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the American Public Power Association Expo (APPA) on June 19-20, 2017 in Orlando, FL. The conference was attended by public power professional that make decisions on investments for their utilities, specifically discussing: customer service, cyber and physical security, disaster preparedness, energy efficiency, finance, government and management, legislative and regulatory issues, power supply, and reliability and infrastructure.
|Des Moines, IA
||June 7 - 9, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the 2017 World Pork Expo on June 7-9, 2017 in Des Moines, IA. The conference was attended by pork industry professionals discussing the latest products, services, and technologies for pork businesses.
||June 5 - 7, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the FIA's 10th Annual International Derivatives Expo (IDX 2017) on June 5-7, 2017 in London, England. The conference was attended by clearinghouse leaders, regulators, traders and side buy-side professionals discussing the important political and regulatory topics that are shaping the cleared derivatives markets in Europe and beyond from Brexit to regulatory reform in the United States.
|Las Vegas, NV
||May 21 - 24, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the National Institute of Pension Administration (NIPA) Annual Forum & Expo on May 21-24, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV. The conference was attended by retirement plan professionals discussing industry trends, forthcoming legislation, and practical tools to expand pension administration knowledge.
||May 21 - 24, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Annual Conference on May 21-24, 2017 in Denver, CO. The conference was attended by public finance professionals focused on state and local government finance.
||May 17 - 18, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at The Trading Show Chicago on May 17-18, 2017 in Chicago, IL. The conference was attended by a vast array of professionals including hedge funds, trading firms, prop shops, banks, brokers, trading venues, regulatory outfits, and financial service providers discussing quant, automated trading, exchange technology, big data and derivatives.
||May 3 - 5, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the FIA's 39th Annual Law & Compliance Conference on May 3-5, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The conference was attended by legal and compliance professionals discussing the regulation of futures, derivatives and OTC products.
|New Orleans, LA
||April 24 - 26, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries ISRI 2017 Convention and Exposition on April 24-26, 2017 in New Orleans, LA. The conference and exposition was attended by members of the scrap recycling industry discussing the leading trends for equipment and services for scrap recyclers.
|Boca Raton, FL
||March 14 - 17, 2017
||The CFTC's Whistleblower Office exhibited at the FIA International Futures Industry Conference March 14-17, 2017 in Boca Raton, FL. The conference was attended by members of the global futures, options, and cleared swaps industry discussing the current state of the cleared derivatives ecosystem.