Press release

ACAMS 7th Annual AML Risk Management Conference

Sponsored by Businesswire

Centered on the theme “Risky Business: Managing Your Institution,” the ACAMS
th Annual AML Risk Management Conference offers
a dynamic platform for financial crime prevention professionals to learn
new solutions aimed at tackling risk vulnerabilities, overcoming daily
regulatory challenges and strengthening their institutions’ risk
management. The annual event will take place at the New York Marriott
Marquis on June 21, 2019, and will bring together hundreds of
professionals from regulatory, law enforcement and banking sectors.

Attendees will take part in robust discussions on day-to-day
anti-financial crime challenges and important risk management issues
through our sessions, Q&A segments and extended networking breaks.

“We are honored to have John E. Smith, partner at Morrison & Foerster
LLP and former OFAC director, and Jake Bernstein, Pulitzer Prize-winning
journalist and author of Secrecy World: Inside the Panama Papers
Investigation of Illicit Money Networks and the Global Elite
, join
us this year to share their insights and expertise,” said Rohit Sharma,
president and managing director of ACAMS.

Some of the topics include:

  • CDD Final Rule: Practical Solutions for Problematic Challenges
  • Keep Off the Grass: Mitigating the Risks of Banking Marijuana-Related
  • A Match Made in Risk Management Heaven: AML Compliance and Artificial

The speaker lineup includes:

  • John E. Smith, partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, former director, OFAC
  • Jake Bernstein, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author of Secrecy
    World: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money
    Networks and the Global Elite
  • Marina Adams, compliance officer and assistant vice president, Federal
    Reserve Bank of New York
  • William Badinelli, CAMS, managing director, Internal Audit, JP Morgan

For more information and to download the full conference schedule, visit
The conference offers a real-time
broadcast option
that provides access to live streaming videos
of special presentation addresses and panel discussions, downloadable
session audio recordings, online chat capabilities with participants, a
certificate of participation and CAMS credits.

Editor’s Note: Members of the media may contact Ernie Gibble at
for credentials to cover the conference or for login information to
participate through the virtual conference option.

About the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists®

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largest international membership organization dedicated to enhancing the
knowledge and skills of anti-money laundering (AML) and financial crime
professionals from a wide range of industries. Its CAMS certification is
the most widely recognized AML certification among compliance
professionals worldwide. Visit for more information.

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