FIA Market Technology Division fosters the exchange of knowledge and experience and provides a forum for discussion to benefit division members and other futures industry technology personnel. The division also studies and advocates means by which technological solutions can be used to enhance efficiency in member operations. Currently, over 100 industry professionals participate in the division. Members may participate in various committees including Automated Trading, Business Continuity Management, Market Access, Events & Communications, Financial Regulation/ Operations & Risk Management, and Technology Standards & Sound Practices committees. FIA Market Technology Division hosts events in New York and Chicago throughout the year to provide a platform for discussion of topical issues and networking opportunities.