WIW Global Webinar on Crypto-Assets in the Context of Investor Education and Protection

Sponsor: WIW

Region: Worldwide

Date: Thu, 05-Oct-2023 13:00 – 14:00 CEST

Link to online registration: https://www.iosco.org/meeting-registration/?MeetingID=315

Registration is open from today until 4th October 2023

Significant growth in the area of crypto-assets has created new challenges in terms of educating and protecting retail investors. Join us for this exciting webinar to hear from a variety of regulators and other experts discussing the most important lessons for retail investors in the area of crypto-assets. This webinar will explore the experience of retail investors, discuss how education can be used to better protect investors, and address research related to investor experience in this space. Panelists will share their research and experience around retail investor involvement with crypto-assets, including messages and approaches that resonate with investors and affect investor behavior.


  • Owen Donley, Chief Counsel, Office of Investor Education and Advocacy, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission


  • Abigail Ng, Executive Director of Markets Policy and Consumer Department, MAS Singapore, and IOSCO Fintech Task Force
  • Dante De Gori, CFP, Chief Executive Officer, Financial Planning Standards Board Ltd.
  • Miles Larbey, Head of the Financial Consumer Protection, Education & Inclusion Unit, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
  • Olivia M. Valdes, Ph.D., Senior Research, FINRA Investor Education Foundation, USA
  • Valerie A. Szczepanik, Director of the Strategic Hub for Innovation and Financial Technology (FinHub) Office, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Updated: September 15, 2023