Join us as we showcase Malta’s regulatory landscape of the digital asset realm, exploring our country’s strategic positioning and its significance as a jurisdiction of choice for crypto ventures. From pioneering Virtual Financial Assets (VFA) regulations to embracing the forthcoming MiCA framework, Malta continues to demonstrate its commitment to fostering innovation while ensuring robust regulatory oversight.

Our esteemed speakers will provide invaluable insights into the opportunities and challenges presented by this transition, offering practical perspectives for industry stakeholders, entrepreneurs, and investors alike. Get ready to unravel the potential of Malta as a hub for digital finance and discover how the journey from VFA to MiCA is reshaping the future of crypto-assets in Malta.

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to gain a comprehensive understanding of Malta’s role in the evolving crypto landscape and to network with the Regulator and key players shaping the industry’s trajectory. Welcome to a breakfast meeting that promises to inspire, inform, and ignite discussions on the exciting road ahead.


Following the event, three rooms will be allocated for one-on-one meetings, providing attending delegates with the opportunity to maximize their networking experience.


Registration and Breakfast 08:30 – 09:00
Welcome Address 09:00 – 09:05  

H.E. Emmanuel Mallia, High Commissioner, High Commission of the Republic of Malta to the UK


The Strategy for Malta’s Financial Services Sector 09:05 – 09:15  

Joseph Zammit Tabona, Chairman, MFSAC


From VFA to MiCA: MFSA’s Fintech Supervision Function 09:15 – 09:45  

Camille Pepos, Head (Crypto & Payments), Fintech Supervision, MFSA


Panel session: What Malta has to offer 09:45 – 10:30  


Bernice Buttigieg, Chief Strategy Officer, FinanceMalta 


Jonathan Galea, Chairman, VFA Forum, Malta Chamber

James Farrugia, Partner, Ganado Advocates  

Ian Gauci, Managing Partner, GTG Advocates

Kevin Plumpton, Group CEO, Kyrrex


Q&A session  10:30 – 10:40
Concluding remarks 10:40 – 10:45
Networking session  10:45 – 11:30


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Attention delegates registering from Malta:

*Registrations are now closed for Malta based operators