Women In Crypto: A Discussion with U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis
A Discussion with U.S. Senator Cynthia LummisMarch 4, 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM EST Networking 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM EST
Cynthia Lummis is the junior senator from Wyoming, the first female Senator ever elected to represent the Equality State, and the first sitting senator known to hold cryptocurrency. She serves on the Senate Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Committee; the Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee; and the Environment & Public Works Committee, where she is focused on everything from lands, energy and natural resources issues, to finance and technology issues like cryptocurrency and the future of the American financial system. In this session, Senator Lummis will sit down with Chainalysis Chief of Legal Affairs Amanda Wick to discuss:
- How she got involved with cryptocurrency and where she sees it going as an asset and payment mechanism;
- Her creation of the Financial Innovation Caucus and what its goals are for 2021;
- Cryptocurrency & banks;
- Why Senator Lummis wants to make Wyoming a go-to place for cryptocurrency businesses and financial innovation;
- How women are shaping the cryptocurrency industry and why it’s important to lead the charge.