Category Archives: Events

CPI Card Group Sponsors and Leads Panel at NBPCA Power of Prepaid Event

By | June 21, 2017

LITTLETON, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CPI Card Group (Nasdaq: PMTS, TSX: PMTS), a global leader in financial and EMV® chip card production and related services, today announced that the company’s Prepaid Sales Director, Peggy O’Leary, will be participating on a panel, “Myth Busters & The Next Big Thing in Prepaid,” during the Network Branded Prepaid Card Association (NBPCA) Power of Prepaid® event,… Read More »

ACS to Participate in Securing Federal Identity 2017

By | May 31, 2017

HONG KONG, 31 May, 2017 – Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 2086), Asia Pacific’s top supplier and one of the world’s top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), will participate in Securing Federal Identity 2017. The event will be on 6 June… Read More »

Visa, FEDCOC launch first Egypt Card Security Week

By | May 16, 2017

Global payments technology company Visa, in partnership with the Federation of Egyptian Chambers of Commerce (FEDCOC), launched the first Egypt Card Security Week. The theme of the week is staying safe when shopping online, which highlights the work of both organisations to protect consumers against different types of payment-related fraud and to support the growth of Egypt’s e-commerce… Read More »

From payment to ticketing: contactless technologies are on the rise in smart cities

By | May 12, 2017

Munich, Germany, and Montreal, Canada – 12 May 2017 – Contactless card and touch-and-go mobile technology payments are on the rise: especially consumers and commuters in highly populated urban areas require higher transaction speeds and more convenience. Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY), the world leader for chip-based payment products, helps card and device manufacturers and… Read More »

Zwipe Presented at ISG Annual Spring Conference

By | May 8, 2017

  ORLANDO, USA – 08 May 2017, – Biometric tech company Zwipe attended the Identification Systems Group (ISG) Annual Spring Conference this past weekend. The conference is an opportunity for ISG members from across North America to interact directly with vendors, industry specialists and each other by seeing what is new in the market both in terms of products and trends… Read More »

Biometrics and Smart Cards to Converge at Trustech 2017

By | May 3, 2017

Organizers have officially announced the next edition of the Trustech expo. First established more than 30 years ago as the smart cards-focused Cartes Secure Connexions conference, the annual event rebranded last year as Trustech to more fully incorporate the converging areas of payments and secure identification under the umbrella concept of trust-based technologies. This year’s event carries the subtitle “Pay,… Read More »

Payments Summit Highlights Evolution of Transactions

By | April 13, 2017

The status of EMV-chip migration, online and card-not-present fraud mitigation, and frictionless payments were among the hot-button mobile and digital commerce topics explored at the 10th Annual Payments Summit. The overarching theme of the Payments Summit, a Secure Technology Alliance event, which until recently had been associated with the Smart Card Alliance, centered on the wave of change… Read More »

ESN Official Media Partner of ID4Africa 2017

By | April 13, 2017

Embedded Security News is a proud official Media Partner of ID4Africa 2017, the annual meeting of ID4Africa movement that this year will be held from 26 to 28th of April in Windhoek, Namibia. The Mission Modules of ID4Africa are: Promote the responsible adoption of digital identity in order to enhance people’s lives, make them visible, and empower them… Read More »

SDW 2017 Exhibition Now Sold Out

By | April 6, 2017

The industry-leading exhibition and conference for security document professionals, SDW 2017, has sold out all exhibition stands ahead of its 11th edition. Organised by Science Media Partners, SDW 2017 will welcome 140 companies and organisation to this year’s event, which runs from 26-28 June at the QEII Centre, Westminster, London. (The SDW 2017 exhibition is open two days –… Read More »

The Wave of Change In Payments Explored At 10th Annual Secure Technology Alliance Payments Summit In Orlando

By | April 6, 2017

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., April 6, 2017 – The 10th Annual Payments Summit, a Secure Technology Alliance event, took place last week with sessions featuring payments solutions, payments technology and transportation payments, and explored hot topics impacting the payments market today and in the future.  The Payments Summit, until recently, has been associated with the Smart Card Alliance. The organization recently announced it… Read More »

Card Industry Celebrates Winners of the Elan Awards at the 27th Annual ICMA EXPO

By | March 31, 2017

ORLANDO, FL–(Marketwired – March 31, 2017) – The International Card Manufacturers Association (ICMA), a global trade association for card manufacturers, personalizers, issuers and suppliers, has announced its winners of the 2017 Élan Awards for Card Manufacturing Excellence. Jeffrey Barnhart, ICMA founder and executive director, revealed the winners at the 27th annual ICMA Card Manufacturing and Personalization EXPO. The… Read More »

Cardtek to Explore the Potential of Wearable Wallet Technology at Smart Card Alliance Payments Summit

By | March 23, 2017

ORLANDO, FL – 23 Mar, 2017 – Cardtek, a leading payment technologies provider, today announced that Co-Founder and General Manager of Digital Payments, Erdal Yazmaci, will be speaking at the 10th annual Smart Card Alliance Payment Summit being held at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, March 27-30.  Mr. Yazmaci will speak on Thursday, March 30th at 10:45 am and will discuss how… Read More »

Dermalog – Multi-Biometrics Provide Security

By | March 16, 2017

As one of the pioneers in the development of biometric products, DERMALOG Identification Systems has shaped the world of modern security technology. The largest German biometrics company has supplied states and governments all over the world in its more than 20 years of corporate history. From 20. – 24. March DERMALOG displays the use and possible combinations of… Read More »

NXP webinar to explore the future of ePassports

By | March 9, 2017

Global semiconductor manufacturer NXP has revealed plans to hold a webinar about the future of the electronic passport, providing views on new technologies and market developments. The free-of-charge webinar will help attendee learn more about the capabilities of existing and upcoming ePassport formats, and learn how new technologies for secure credentialing could change how we think about privacy,… Read More »

PostalVision 2020 to Host its 7th Annual Event

By | March 7, 2017

The PostalVision 2020 Initiative is hosting its seventh annual event this month where experts and executives will discuss postal issues. The event takes place on March 21-22, 2017, outside of Washington DC, here’s the company’s description of the event. Feeling the force of change? Doesn’t it seem like nearly everything is changing in this new millennium? From climate,… Read More »

GSMA Congratulates Winners Of The 2017 Global Mobile Awards

By | March 2, 2017

Barcelona: The GSMA today congratulates all winners of the 2017 Glomo Awards. Glomo Award hosts, TV presenters Suzi Perry and Ortis Deley, announced the awards during a series of ceremonies and Mobile World Live TV presentations throughout the week at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.  “Our congratulations to all of the winners and nominees of the… Read More »

Record-Breaking Year For GSMA MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS As 108,000 Attend Industry’S Premier Evens

By | March 2, 2017

Mobile World Congress 2017 Sees 7 Per Cent Increase in Visitors Barcelona: The 2017 edition of Mobile World Congress attracted a record 108,000 visitors*, an increase of 7 per cent over the previous year, the GSMA reported today as the show came to a close. Visitors from 208 countries and territories worldwide attended this year’s event, held at… Read More »

Smart Card Alliance 2017 Payments Summit Keynote Speakers to Give Deep Dive into EMV, Mobile, IoT, Transit Payments

By | February 28, 2017

Highly-anticipated payments event heads to Orlando in March, early registration discounts available through March 4 Princeton Junction, N.J., February 28, 2017 – What are the latest trends in U.S. payments? What is the status of the U.S. EMV migration? What does the future hold for mobile and contactless payments? How will the Internet of Things (IoT) impact the… Read More »

Biometric Update Selected As Official Journalist for the ID4Africa Annual Meeting for Second Year in a Row

By | February 20, 2017

February 20, 2017. New York, New York, United States: ID4Africa, the Movement promoting the responsible adoption of digital identity as a force for social and economic development in Africa, announced that it has selected Biometric Update as its official journalist for its 2017 Annual Meeting, to be held April 26-28, 2017 in Windhoek, Namibia. This is the second… Read More »