The beating heart of the Crypto Valley association is our Working Groups & Regional Chapters.
Our subject-oriented Working Groups and geographically focused Regional Chapters meet on a regular basis. They produce CVA’s leadership content; publish white papers; organize events and move their respective field forward in way of collaboration. Getting involved with the WGs and Chapters is the best way to network and collaborate within the ecosystem and to make the most of your membership.
CVA Working Groups
AML & compliance
CVA’s AML Working Group consists of subject matter experts working in the field of anti-money laundering and fraud prevention. The group focuses on creating and sharing best practices, frameworks, policy recommendations and organizing educational events.
CVA’s Cybersecurity Working Group aims to increase trust in crypto assets & blockchain technology through the development and publication of best practices, the organization of knowledge sharing events, and the cultivation of expertise among industry SMEs.
CVA’s Education Working Group consists of experienced lecturers in blockchain, and SMEs actively participating in increasing awareness of blockchain and DLT related matters and creating educational content that helps furthering the adoption and advancement of blockchain technology.
CVA’s Enterprise Blockchain WG works closely with corporations, universities & fintech providers to identify and research key success factors that build efficient, secure and trusted enterprise solutions, business models and ecosystems leveraging the blockchain technology.
CVA's Investor WG is a group of experienced professionals actively participating in increasing the deal flow in CVA’s start-up members. We provide a bridge between investors who understand blockchain and DLT and and CVA’s start-up member pool.
CVA’s Regulatory WG’s mission is to define & advocate for an optimal regulatory and policy framework for the ecosystem; to identify and consolidate best practices; to provide a platform for our members to actively shape continuous exchange of information with experts, institutions and regulators.
CVA's Start Up Working Group’s goal is to develop and provide our members with a startup framework and support functionalities. Connecting startups with investors and subject matter experts needed to establish and scale their blockchain business.
CVA’s Sustainability WG aims to explore & advocate for blockchain-based solutions that help in reaching the 17 SDGs, ESGs and a sustainable future. The group educates through events, carries out research, publishes educational content, and brings together sustaibability SMEs and enthusiasts.
CVA’s Tax & Accounting Working Group consists of subject matter experts working in the taxation and accounting, specifically geared towards digital assets. The group focuses on creating and sharing best practices, frameworks, policy recommendations and organizing educational events.
CVA’s Latin America Chapter was created with the goal of strengthening the connections between Latin American entrepreneurs, subject matter experts, innovators, companies and regulators and the Swiss CVA ecosystem.
CVA’s Middle East Chatper is a bridge between Crypto Valley and Crypto Oasis in order to connect the growing blockchain communities. The goal is to foster collaboration between the regions, and create a platform for individuals & businesses to connect, network and collaborate on projects across regions.
CVA’s Western Chapter has been set up to foster the growth of blockchain & cryptographic technologies ecosystem in the specifically in the Western region of Switzerland, in Geneva, Vaud, Neuchâtel and Fribourg kantons.