Attending this year’s Annual ACAMS Conference in Las Vegas is a no-brainer for individuals in Risk & Compliance.
With everything this past year, from the exhaustive sanctions following Russia’s Ukraine invasion to the shifting regulatory landscape of crypto and beyond, today’s anti-money laundering and fraud-fighting professionals need access to new knowledge and strategies to keep pace with the changing tides of financial crime.
If you are unfamiliar, ACAMS is the largest international membership organization for Anti-Financial Crime professionals. They support individuals and organizations that hinder financial crime through thought leadership, continuing professional education, and our best-in-class peer network.
And as proud sponsors of the Annual AML & Financial Crime Conference, Unit21 is delighted to share with you a rundown of what to expect from this year's event, as well as a detailed look at our participation and what you can expect from us.
Let’s jump in.
What to Expect at ACAMS 2022 in Las Vegas
As noted, ACAMS will bring together thousands of risk and compliance professionals to discuss and address some of the most pressing issues facing organizations in this challenging climate.
You can expect to find sessions focused on things like:
- Cryptocurrency regulation
- Building effective AML frameworks
- Strategies to comply with sanctions against Russia
- Inter-institutional information sharing
- And more!
Featuring over 100 expert speakers, the event will offer in-depth workshops, general sessions, roundtables, and ample networking opportunities throughout the four-day conference.
Unit21 at ACAMS Las Vegas
As an exhibiting partner, Unit21 will be hosting several activities throughout the event.
Meet the Team at Booth 117:
Come to our booth (#117) during ACAMS and print your own t-shirt on demand while discovering how Unit21 can help take your risk and compliance program to the next level.
We are offering a free “Fraud Fighters” branded Yeti mug to anyone interested in taking a demo of Unit2, so sign up here to save your spot.
We look forward to meeting you!
Private Event: Women in Compliance Happy Hour
Join us on Wednesday, October 12th, from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at the Executive Suite in ARIA for a gathering of Women In Compliance at ACAMS.
This fireside chat will be led by Unit21's co-founder and CEO, Trisha Kothari, and Chief Compliance Officer of Mercari, Lisa Lechner!
At this event, you’ll hear about how to:
- Build a successful career in compliance
- Create a network of supportive champions
- Avoid common pitfalls that stifle career growth
This event is designed to give women in compliance real, honest advice so they can build, navigate, and craft a career in compliance.
Interested in attending? Reach out to your rep to request an invite today as space will be limited!
Private Welcome Dinner
Join Unit21 and a collection of leading compliance professionals for an invite-only private dinner on October 10th at 8:00pm.
Connect with other top professionals in risk and compliance in this intimate setting to:
- Celebrate your successes in stopping bad actors
- Discuss trends in the industry
- Be honest about the challenges you are trying to solve
- Enjoy drinks & a great meal!
To RSVP, please confirm your attendance with your Unit21 representative. See you there!
ACAMS 2022 Las Vegas: Concluding Thoughts
Those in attendance at ACAMS 2022 will walk away with more than just a stronger knowledge of the compliance landscape - they will build life-long relationships, encounter innovation first-hand, and have unforgettable experiences while discovering best practices for fighting financial crime.
We are excited to take part in this year’s event and hope to see you and meet you in person either at our booth or at one of the additional events we will be hosting.
If you want to schedule a live meeting with someone from the Unit21 team while at the event, click here to reserve a spot.