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Advantage Retail: How IoCT and AI Is Expanding the Definition of Retail

Date: March 20, 2018

Location: London, UK

With ever more contextualized consumer data from smartphones, smartwatches to self-driving cars, retailers, payment networks, social networks and technology providers are poised to create seamless, always accessible payments. But this future requires AI to facilitate an online-to-offline (O2O) infrastructure that is interoperable, scalable and flexible. In Europe, O2O commerce is growing rapidly as the European Union moves towards open data in banking, unleashing an once-in-a-generation opportunity to launch innovations in card-linking, loyalty and digital marketing.

TechNOVA: Blockchain Summit 2018

Date: March 22, 2018

Location: London, UK

This conference looks across sectors at innovations in distributed ledger technology. We bring in case studies from banking, insurance, healthcare, trade finance and more. The content covers key challenges and use cases including how to develop strategy, verifying provenance, disintermediation and peer-to-peer industries, data sharing, smart contracts and the future of cryptocurrency.

Future Digital Finance 2018

Date: March 26, 2018

Location: Amelia Island, FL

The summit for 21st century digital finance leaders

Future Digital Finance is the conference for digital finance innovators who are paving the way forward at America’s largest financial institutions.

Payments Summit 2018

Date: March 26, 2018

Location: Orlando, FL

The Payments Summit is the premier industry event covering all things payments, including FinTech, EMV chip technology, mobile wallets, NFC, contactless, open transit systems and more. Attend the 11th annual Payments Summit and get the latest on all of these exciting technologies and the many business opportunities they can unlock.

JAX Finance 2018

Date: April 9, 2018

Location: London, UK

JAX Finance is a four-day conference for software experts focusing on the specific technological needs of the financial industry. Topics such as low latency, messaging, exchange architecture as well as core Java technologies and continuous delivery are at the heart of this conference.

Ecosystem of One: How Personalization and AI Are Re-shaping Digital Commerce

Date: April 10, 2018

Location: San Diego, CA

This conference explores the new forms of digital payments, data platforms, API’s and data analytics techniques involved in launching a world class data driven commerce platform. Learn from the leaders in O2O commerce, from retailers to digital advertisers to payment networks, using data to enhance their brand and engage with customers.

Transact 2018

Date: April 17, 2018

Location: Las Vegas, NV

If you’re involved in payments technology, bet on TRANSACT. Make the connections, nurture the relationships, and secure the funding and the new technology that you need to help your business win. Register today and join 4,000 of your colleagues at the world’s premier payments technology event.

Instant Payments Summit 2018

Date: April 18, 2018

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Instant payments or Real Time Payments are set to drive significant transformation in the global payments landscape since the introduction of today’s electronic payment mechanisms. Customers expect to pay for and receive their purchases as fast as possible. Suppliers, on the other hand, wish to have the certainty to be paid as soon as they release their goods and services.

Decoding Blockchain KSA 2018

Date: April 23, 2018

Location: Riyadh, KSA

Decoding Blockchain KSA 2018 creates an ideal platform for the exchange of knowledge, experience and success in the field of the Blockchain technology application in the modern Middle Eastern world. The conference offers unique networking opportunities for attendees to connect with industry leaders and innovators who are looking to explore the distributed ledger technology.


Date: April 30, 2018

Location: Washington, DC

An exploration of physical and digital identity in the 21st century. connect:ID is an innovative international conference and a free global exhibition focused on all aspects of identity technologies and the opportunities for their management in both the physical and digital worlds.