SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

  • SUNDAY, APRIL 17

    1:00pm – 5:00pm Exhibit Installation

    MONDAY, APRIL 18

    8:00am – 5:00pm Exhibit Installation
    1:00pm – 5:00pm ETA Committee Meetings
    1:00pm – 5:00pm Registration Open
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    1:00pm – 7:00pm Golf Tournament
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    TUESDAY, APRIL 19

    8:00am – 8:00pm Registration Open
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    8:00am – 1:00pm Exhibit Installation
    9:00am – 2:00pm ETA Board Meeting
    9:00am – 4:50pm Payment Facilitator Day – In Depth and On Target
    9:00am – 12:00pm ETAU Intro to Electronic Processing
    9:00am – 11:50am 6 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  Mobile Pay  •  Going Global  •  Investments and Funding  •  Integrated Payments  •  Politics and Policy
    12:00pm – 12:50pm Networking Lunch
    ETA CONNECTS
    1:00pm – 4:00pm ETAU Intro to Operations
    1:00pm – 4:00pm Diversity in the Workplace — Presenters from Intel & MGM Resorts — Powered by: W.net
    1:00pm – 4:50pm 6 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  Mobile Pay  •  Going Global  •  Investments and Funding  •  Integrated Payments  •  Politics and Policy
    5:00pm – 7:00pm Exhibit Hall Opening Reception
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    5:00pm – 7:00pm Headshot Studio Open
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    7:30pm – 9:30pm Visa President’s Dinner & Star Awards Gala
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    WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20

    7:45am – 8:15am Morning Coffee Service
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    8:00am – 5:00pm Registration Open
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    8:15am – 10:00am Opening Keynote Sessions
    Jacqueline Reses
    Capital Lead & People Lead, Square
    Guy Chiarello
    President, First Data
    Dan Charron
    EVP, Global Business Solutions, First Data
    Bill Ready
    SVP, Global Head Product & Engineering, PayPal
    10:00am – 6:00pm Exhibit Hall Open
    10:00am – 6:00pm Headshot Studio Open
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    10:00am – 10:30am Coffee Break / Exhibit Hall
    10:30am – 11:20am 6 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  Mobile Pay  •  Going Global  •  Investments and Funding  •  Integrated Payments  •  Politics and Policy
    10:30am – 12:30pm Payments Pitch-Off & E-Pay Innovation Award
    12:00pm – 1:00pm Networking Lunch / Exhibit Hall
    1:30pm – 4:30pm ETAU Introduction to Sales
    1:30pm – 4:30pm ETAU How To Use And Apply The Guidelines For Underwriting, Transaction Monitoring And Portfolio Review
    1:30pm – 2:20pm 6 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  Mobile Pay  •  Going Global  •  Investments and Funding  •  Integrated Payments  •  Politics and Policy
    3:00pm – 4:45pm New Product Reveal Presentations
    5:00pm – 6:00pm Networking Happy Hour / Exhibit Hall
    First-Time Attendee / New Member Reception
    ISO Reception

    THURSDAY, APRIL 21

    8:00am – 11:30am Registration Open
    sponsored by:
    7:45am – 8:15am Morning Coffee Service
    8:15am – 9:30am Opening Keynote Sessions
    Paul Galant
    CEO, Verifone
    David Nelms
    Chairman and CEO, Discover
    9:30am – 12:30pm ETAU Introduction to Technology
    9:30am – 12:30pm Exhibit Hall Open
    9:30am – 12:30pm Headshot Studio Open
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    9:30am – 10:30am Hangover Breakfast / Exhibit Hall
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    10:30am – 11:20am 6 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  Mobile Pay  •  Going Global  •  Investments and Funding  •  Integrated Payments  •  Politics and Policy
    12:30pm – 8:30pm Exhibitor Dismantle
  • SHOW GUIDE PLAN YOUR SCHEDULE

    TRANSACT 16 is approved for ETA CPP™ Continuing Education (CE) credits. Credit is earned at the rate of one credit per 50 minutes of electronic transactions industry-related session time, including questions and answers, excluding lunches and breaks.

    Breakout sessions, keynotes and the ETA University Risk & Fraud course are eligible for ETA CPP CE credits. The ETA University Introduction courses are not eligible for ETA CPP CE credits.

    6 EDUCATIONAL TRACKS

    Security Technologies — The payments’ security landscape is evolving at a never-before seen pace. New technologies are stopping criminals and meeting consumers’ increased expectations for data protection, in-store and on-line. This track offers insider perspective on the newest tools available to secure information, manage risk and reduce fraud. Understand the latest technologies on the market and gain insights into innovations on the horizon.

    Mobile Pay — The mobile point-of-sale is revolutionizing payments. Experience the advantage that offering mobile creates for your business. Learn about digital wallet platforms, integrated marketing and loyalty incentives, location-based interaction opportunities, and the sophisticated layering securities which mobile employs to secure transactions.

    Going Global — Globalization means increased market share and exciting partnership opportunities for your business. Cross-border payments are more important — and more complex — than ever before. Join this track to gain the upper hand in understanding the benefits of international payments and to gain the skills required to navigate compliance.

    Investments and Funding — Start-ups, venture investment and partnerships are defining the future of payments. This track connects the innovators and provides understanding into opportunities for buying, selling, mergers and acquisitions — from the perspectives of both the legacy leaders and the hottest industry entrants. Witness history in the making as a select group of entrepreneurs compete for the coveted e-pay innovation award at TRANSACT 16’s Payments Pitch Off on the show floor.

    Integrated Payments — Developments in retail technology are changing the entire payments industry, and are impacting ISOs in particular. This track is the roadmap for success competing in a crowded and shifting market, offering strategic ISO insights and a macro-overview of merchant issues, challenges and opportunities.

    Politics and Policy — Join the industry’s top policy advocates and explore legislative and regulatory issues as well as the newest threats and opportunities with issues related to data collection, information sharing, uniform standards, breach notification and more.

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