Category Archives: Events

ICMA, Secure Technology Alliance Co-Locate Conferences for 2018

By | August 3, 2017

Princeton Junction, N.J., Aug. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The International Card Manufacturers Association (ICMA), a global trade association for card manufacturers, personalizers, issuers and suppliers, and the Secure Technology Alliance, a multi-industry association working to stimulate adoption of smart card technology and advanced payment technology, announced today they will co-locate their respective conferences for the third year in a row.… Read More »

SDW 2017, the next-generation government and citizen ID event, sees attendee numbers soar

By | July 19, 2017

Record number of attendees at SDW 2017 from around the world Government and industry experts analysed and discussed ID solutions SDW 2018 – 25-27 June, London 19 July 2017, London, UK – Record numbers of attendees to the 11th edition of SDW benefited from the impressive 140-stand exhibition, a series of free seminars and the world-leading conference programme.… Read More »

CardTREX Europe Provides Education, Networking for Card Professionals

By | July 10, 2017

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., July 10, 2017 —Professionals looking to drive innovation in the card industry are invited to attend CardTREX Europe in October, the International Card Manufacturers Association (ICMA) announced today. ICMA, a global trade association for card manufacturers, personalizers, issuers and suppliers, will host CardTREX Europe 5-6 October at the Sheraton Milan Malpensa in Milan, Italy. ICMA… Read More »

Europol Organises Third Edition Of Training On Payment Card Fraud Forensics

By | June 29, 2017

From 26 to 30 June 2017, Europol organised the third edition of the Europol Training Course on Payment Card Fraud Forensics and Investigations at the Spanish National Police Academy in Ávila, Spain. In this edition, the training focused on the forensic examination of skimming devices, payment card and ATM malware forensics, as well as investigative techniques to target… Read More »

Wirecard North America Leaders Speak At NBPCA’s Power of Prepaid® Event

By | June 21, 2017

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pennsylvania, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Wirecard, a leading provider of global payment and commerce solutions, is pleased to announce their participation in the NBPCA’s 6th Annual Power of Prepaid event, June 21-23 in Washington, DC. Power of Prepaid is the premier event for the prepaid community connecting experts in prepaid compliance, legislation, regulation and innovation.  Brad… Read More »

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 »