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More than 700 cards and payments executives attend the Forum.

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Embracing Consumer Choice in Payments
More ways to pay for things. More methods to get information. More channels to enable payments.
Card Forum and Expo, April 22-25 in Orlando, is where the payments industry convenes to discover proven strategies that grab the attention of today’s consumer.
An omnichannel approach is the new reality, and we’re bringing the top visionaries to the 2014 Forum to share how industry leaders have embraced consumer choice to keep their card at the top of wallet – even if it’s the mobile wallet. See what's in store this year >>

Little Data is the New Big Data.
Consumer payments data analytics has transformed the way payments companies understand and engage their customers and prospects. Facebook, B of A, US Bank and other experts discuss Big Data.

Disruptors Lead Card Forum Agenda
The cards and payments landscape is full of disruptors, and so is the Card Forum Agenda. Hear updates from new competitors - or potential partners - like GreenDot, Square, Rev Worldwide, Evolution1, and many others.


Big Retailers Rule in Payments
Remember when Wal-Mart’s entry into the retail financial services space caused a stir? You could say it also set off a trend of retailer prominence in payments. Now Walgreens is building a similar platform for its customers, using reloadable prepaid as a key product. Jay Bernstein from Walgreens discusses the platform during this year’s Prepaid Day.


Are you ready for Family Feud?!
It’s the battle of networks vs. issuers in this Family Feud-style session. On one side it’s the issuers Barclaycard, Capital One, Citi and First National. Facing them are the networks with American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa. Phil Philliou, payments industry veteran will be our host during this upbeat and informative battle of the co-brand “families.”

The World’s Greatest Panel of Co-Brand Card Issuers
If you’re a retailer thinking about starting a co-branded card or an bank thinking about issuing co-branded cards, this panel is a must see! The Chairman of this year’s Card Forum and industry expert, Phil Philliou will host a panel of the Who’s Who in the co-branded card business. This panel will explore what’s new, and what’s not, in the co-branded credit card market. This is the kind of information and contact that you simply have to experience in person.


Big Data is So 2013. Little Data is the New Big Data.
What is little data and how is Barclaycard using it to understand customers better?

Big Data

Target Tells Congress “We Want EMV”
The retailer has found religion after its data breach. Join Randy Vanderhoof Executive Director of the EMV Migration Forum as he brings together all the major stakeholders to debate the pros, cons and roadblocks to EMV.


Holy Cow! A Four-and-Half-Hour Card Marketing Workshop?
And it’s free? Auriemma Consulting hosts the definitive card marketing workshop covering the competitive landscape, segments, rewards programs, partnership trends and more. The boss will love you for attending.

Why WEX Rocks - Niche Payment Products
Hear new CEO Melissa Smith tell the Wex Story


Women In Payments—Get Ready to Lean In.
Melissa Smith is the new CEO of Wex, but the truth is most women don’t make it to the C-suite in payments companies. We’re here to help


Yep, Prepaid is Still Hot
Want to hear from U.S. Bank, American Express, Mastercard, Visa, GreenDot and more? Don’t miss Prepaid Day.


The Future Is Square?
Square Co-Founder Jim McKelvey will offer his view on the future of mobile payments, and where Square and banks fit into that.


Everyone Loves the CFPB!
Not really, but bet we got your attention with that one. Card Forum & Expo will feature four sessions looking at how the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will make its presence felt in the Card industry in 2014.


Love TED Talks? Here’s Our Take
Opening night at Card Forum will feature TED-style talks from the guys who want to eat your lunch.

TED Talks