Atlanta, GA - The Merchant Advisory Group 2020 Mid-Year Conference will focus on Payments Strategies, Digital Payments, Tokenization, Fraud and Emerging issues. Over 600 payments professionals networking, bringing together all key stakeholders in the payments ecosystem to discuss the most pressing issues in payments.
Tech Forum Session:
Tuesday, February 11, 11:15 am – 12:00 pm EST
Moderated by Tammy Trilli, Head of Sales and Relationship Management MMBSI, Merchant Services, J.P. Morgan
Insourcing vs. Outsourcing: Deciding to build, partner or buy new technology to enhance your experience
Keeping up with customer expectations is demanding, and it can be a difficult decision whether or not to build new features and functionality internally, or find an existing solution to use or acquire. In this session, you will learn how others have weighed the decision on insourcing versus outsourcing, and how to vet the right technology and company to enhance your customer experience and loyalty.
Wednesday, February 12, 8:50 am – 9:40 am EST
Featuring Teresa Walker, Executive Director, Head of Consumer Retail & Healthcare Business Development and Relationship Management, J.P. Morgan
What’s Happening in Payments Around the World?
Payment advancements are happening at an accelerated space. These changes are not all being generated inside the U.S. but also globally. This panel of experts from around the world will give an update on how payments are taking shape across the global and how it is affecting consumers.
Wednesday, February 12, 9:45 a.m. – 10:30 am EST
Featuring Drew Soinski Managing Director, Wholesale Payments Solutions Team, Corporate Investment Bank, J.P. Morgan
The New Acquirer Landscape
Several mega mergers among acquirers and bank processors have caused significant shifting in the marketplace. Come hear from those involved what they see changing and how it can improve the merchants business. Find out answers to questions like: What benefits may results from the consolidation between the merchant and issuer processor and how will these new entities provided better service to the customer?
General Break-out Session:
Wednesday, February 12, 1:00 pm – 1:40 pm EST, Level 201
Featuring Adam Bulava, Head of Attack Simulation, Global Cybersecurity, J.P. Morgan
Featuring Colm O’Monochain, Vice President Product Solutions Europe, J.P. Morgan
Navigating the threat landscape: a look at new regulations to protect customers and how that is impacting emerging trends in cybersecurity and fraud
Sometimes it can feel like an impossible task trying to get ahead of fraud and risk regulations and new threats. It has been a tough journey for merchants preparing for new requirements and international expansions. With these added regulations, cyber criminals are looking at new ways to make financial gain. It is essential for businesses to identify and address associated legal, regulatory and operational risks through business-informed strategies that focus on safeguarding the confidentiality, integrity and availability of data. In this session, J.P. Morgan will discuss how to navigate the evolving landscape and hear best practices to fight emerging trends to protect your customers and your business.