The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (or SEC) announced Wednesday that the title of its upcoming crypto panel at the Dec. 2 Investor Advisory meeting will be “Helping Ensure Investor Protection and Market Integrity In the Face of New Technologies.” This was previously announced by the Commission on Nov. 15. The meeting will be held remotely by panelists and moderators.
The agenda for the crypto panel discussion will include topics such as market structure issues, regulatory framework and defining risk in emerging technology. Other topics include crypto-based exchange traded fundsETFs, stablecoins, and blockchain technologies.
Half the panelists work in blockchain-related roles.
Ali Emdad is professor and associate dean at the Earl G. Graves School of Business and Management, Morgan State University. He also founded the Center for the Study of Blockchain and Financial Technology. Tyrone Ross, CEO of Onramp InvestSydney Schaub. GeminiKristin Smith, executive Director, The Blockchain Association.
The panel also includes prominent law professors and experts in financial markets.
The crypto panel discussion portion of the meeting will take place between 10:45 and 12:45 EST. The meeting’s opening remarks will begin at 10:00 EST and will be webcast via the SEC’s website.
The SEC’s decision to reject Jan VanEck’s spot ETF proposal was likely to prompt questions from readers. However, the specific questions that will be raised by the panel are still unknown.