Program - As of September 22, 2021
Congressman Bill Huizenga
Representative
U.S. House of Representatives
&
Ranking Member
Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship & Capital Markets Subcommittee
Agenda*
*All Times EDT. Times, Speakers & Events Subject to Change.
Session descriptions will be provided after prep calls have been completed.

Wednesday Morning Session
(9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

9:00 a.m.
Welcome Remarks: Andrew D'Amore, STA 2021 Chairman of the Board

9:15 a.m.
Interview: Michael Piwowar, Milken Institute Center for Financial Markets & Mark Uyeda, US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs
Moderator: Jim Toes, STA

10:00 a.m.
Fireside: Competitive Landscape between Brokers & Exchanges
Joe Mecane, Citadel Securities & Jonathan Kellner, MEMX
Moderator: Kimberly Russell, SSGA

10:45 a.m.
6th Annual STA Women in Finance Symposium
Speaker: Heather Brilliant, CEO & President, Diamond Hill Capital Management
Moderators: Kate McAllister, Global Liquidity Partners &
Julie Andress, KeyBanc Capital Markets

11:30 a.m. (Virtual Only)
Panel: Industry Update on T+1 Settlement
John Abel, DTCC, Tom Price, SIFMA & Bob Walley, Deloitte


Wednesday Afternoon Session
(1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)

1:00 p.m.
Interview: Allison Herren Lee, Commissioner, SEC
Moderator: Mina Nguyen, Jane Street

1:30 p.m.
Panel: Achieving Best Execution in Equities & Options
Joe Wald, BMO, Howard Meyerson, Financial Information Forum & Venu Palaparthi, DASH Financial Technologies
Moderator: Gigi Szekely, StoneX

2:15 p.m.
Panel: Listed Options Market Structure
Arianne Criqui, Cboe Global Markets, John Kinahan, Group One &
Paul Jiganti, IMC
Moderator: JJ Kinahan, TD Ameritrade

3:00 p.m.
Interview: Doug Cifu, CEO, Virtu Financial
Moderator: Rich Repetto, Piper Sandler

3:30 p.m.
Interview: Dan Gallagher, Chief Legal Officer, Robinhood
Moderator: Jamie Selway, Sophron Advisors

4:00 p.m.
Presentation: 2021 STA Dictum Meum Pactum Award
Recipient: Tim Mahoney, former CEO BIDS Trading

4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Opening Reception on Terrace at JW Marriott
then Free Evening


Thursday Morning Session
(9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)

9:00 a.m.
Interview: Rep. Bill Huizenga, U.S. House of Representatives
Moderator: Jim Toes, STA

9:30 a.m.
Interview: Stacey Cunningham, President, NYSE Group
Moderator: Matt Billings, Two Sigma Securities

10:00 a.m.
Fireside: Evolving Relationships Between ATS's & the Buyside
Mehmet Kinak, T. Rowe Price & Bryan Harkins, BIDS Trading
Moderator: Jessica D'Alton, UBS

10:45 a.m.
Panel: ETFs: State of Play
Reggie Browne, GTS, Adam Gould, Tradeweb &
Eric Pollackov, Invesco
Moderator: Deborah Fuhr, ETFGI

11:30 a.m.
Interview: Tal Cohen, Head of North American Markets, Nasdaq
Moderator: Sonali Basak, Bloomberg News


Thursday Afternoon Session
(1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.)


1:30 p.m.
Interview: Stephanie Dumont, Executive Vice President, FINRA
Moderator: Cass Sanford, OTC Markets Group

2:00 p.m.
Fireside: SEC Efforts on Market Data & Shortening the Settlement Process
Manisha Kimmel, MayStreet & Greg Lee, Paxos
Moderator: Doug Clark, Credit Suisse

2:30 p.m.
Fireside: Future of Electronic Trading
Dmitri Galinov, 24 Exchange & Troy Draizen, JonesTrading
Moderator: Shane Swanson, Coalition Greenwich

3:15 p.m.
Fireside: Market Structure for Digital Assets
Tom Chippas, ErisX & Greg Tusar, Coinbase
Moderator: Travis Schwab, Eventus

4:00 p.m.
Interview: Honorable J. Chris Giancarlo, Senior Counsel,
Wilke Farr & Gallagher & former CFTC Chairman
Author of #Cryptodad: The Fight for the Future of Money
Moderator: Tom Jessop, Fidelity Digital Assets

4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Networking Reception followed by Dinner & Entertainment
Eric Dittelman, Mentalist & Comic


Friday Morning Session
(9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)

Morning of Philanthropy & Recognition

7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Annual Run/Walk Around National Mall

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Farewell Breakfast

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
STA Foundation Awards Presentations

STA 2021 Charity of Choice
Bevon Joseph, Co-Founder, Greenwood Project

STA Affiliate Big Heart for Charity Award Presentation
Recipient: TBA

Individual Big Heart For Charity Award Presentation & Discussion
Recipients: Silvia Davi, InspereX, Kate Faraday, PineBridge Investments & Marc Wyatt, T. Rowe Price
Moderator: Mark Dowd, Forefront Communications

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