5/11 - Lecturing on Crowdfunding at UC Berkeley. Finance Group

5/12 - Roundtable Leader, Crowdfunding, Influencer Series - Menlo Park (by Invitation)

5/14 - Hoyt Center, Palm Beach, Real Estate Crowdfunding

5/20 - Lunch for Senior Executives on Banking and Alternative Finance (Boston) (by invitation)

5/28 - Crowdfunding Global Expo - Keynote  - San Diego

5/30 - Roosevelt Next American Economy - NYC (by invitation)

6/06 - Tsinghua University, China, Keynote, Disruptive Finance Conference

6/18 - China Crowdfunding Society, Bejing, Invited Address

9/11 -  XI National and VIII International Symposium of Experts in Finance, Keynote Address, Columbia

Sept 17 - 19 - Crowdfunding Research Symposium, UC Berkeley

9/21 - FINPYME - Alternative Finance in Latin America Forum in Columbia, Keynote

11/2 - Alternative Finance Conference, NASDAQ, New York City

11/4 -  Policy and Regulatory Forum on Alternative Finance, Organization of American States, Keynote, co-organizer, Washington, DC