Payments Cards and Mobile has indexed all of the online payments industry’s major conferences, shows and exhibitions throughout the world. Conferences are indexed by date. In some cases Payments Cards and Mobile has made specific, targeted partnerships with conferences, exhibitions or shows which it feels excel in their field. When referenced in the Gold, Silver or Bronze partner section. Payments Cards and Mobile has identified key areas, either of interest or geographically, and will attempt to attend these conferences, shows and exhibitions in order to provide coverage of key or strategic areas of the market. In all cases, Payments Cards and Mobile distributes its award winning, industry leading magazine at the conferences listed below.

  Gold Partners


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Trustech 2016
29 November- 1 December, Cannes

TRUSTECH – Pay, Identify, Connect & Secure
 TRUSTECH (incorporating CARTES) is the global event dedicated to Trust-Based

Technologies with unprecedented networking opportunities and not-to-be-missed keynote speakers with 2 events in one: The CARTES Exhibition and the TRUSTECH CONFEX.

 TRUSTECH (new in 2016) will include amongst other things a selection of startups and Fintechs who will showcase their latest innovations for the payment and identification industries.

 TRUSTECH (incorporating CARTES) gathers yearly 18,000+ Attendees from 130+ countries,

 1,800+ CEOs, 400+ Exhibitors & Sponsors and 250+ Speakers.

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9th Conference Central European Electronic Card
7-8 December, Warsaw

The 9th International Conference Central European Electronic Card , Commerce-Payment – Mobility- Identity- Security- Smart City.

CEEC-most important meeting venue for persons and companies representing the broad card sector in Poland and in Central Europe as well; over 350 participants every year; honorary patronage of Ministry of Digital Affairs.

CEEC– focused on the assessment of current conditions and development prospects of the Polish and European card market;

CEEC-place for presenting the latest global technologies and solutions for the financial, e-commerce and mobile payments sector.

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Retail Business Technology Expo
8-9 May, London

Free to attend, RBTE is the must visit event for retailers and hospitality organisations looking for the right tools, solutions and advice on how to best run their business. With over 350 exhibitors showcasing a range of solutions from cards and payments, ecommerce and multichannel, through to supply chain and customer experience solutions. Every year there is a dedicated payments theatre as part of the free conference programme with a range of seminars, with the line up of speakers taken from the very best retailers from the UK and abroad. RBTE caters for all stakeholders within the payments ecosystem including international schemes, acquirers, PSPs, ISOs, software suppliers, mobile payments, terminal manufacturers, stored value, foreign currency, and cash management systems



The Card and Payments Awards 2017
2 February 2017, London

The Card & Payments Awards recognise customer service, excellence and innovation in the UK and Irish card and payments industry and are judged by an independent panel of industry experts.

The Awards are open in different categories to credit, debit, prepaid and charge card issuers, co-brands, merchant acquirers and other payment service organisations in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

After a rigorous entry and judging process the Awards culminate in a prestigious Black Tie and Dinner at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. The 2017 Awards will be celebrated on Thursday 2 February 2017. This impressive evening is the only networking event of its kind in Europe and provides a superb opportunity to socialise with and meet some of the key players in the industry.

You can enter and book your table at our website.  Visit for more information.



Merchant Payments Ecosystem 2017
14-16 February, Berlin

MPE 2017, the Top European merchant payments, CX, POS and card acquiring event featuring 300+ CXOs and MDs, 150+ speakers, 1000+ of participants from 40+countries, 70+ sponsors & exhibitors. MPE 2017 is 1 BIG expo with 3 parallel conferences, MPE top class networking & evening dinners; Internationally recognized MPE Awards, MPE C-Level Club , Festival of European merchant payment methods and Innovation Corner. MPE 2017 topics span from ACH payments, Apple, Samsung, Android Pay to integrated shopping experience, NFC, from FinTech to RegTech, SmartPOS, mobile & online checkout conversion, CNP Fraud & security, IoT, biometrics, API driven innovations, local and cross border acquiring.

Request the conference program and registration form/sponsorship brochure at or visit us at

To access to the MPE VIP ZONE please enter the following promo code: MPE_PCM into the field: special requirements on the registration form.


Silver Partners


PayExpo MENA 2016
5-7 December, Dubai

20% discount* for Payments Cards & Mobile readers – quote ‘PCM20’ when registering!

Taking place in Dubai on 5-7 December, PayExpo MENA will bring the entire payments ecosystem together to network and learn in one of the fastest growing and most competitive markets for smart payments in the region.

Over 1000 senior decision makers from the retail, banking, transport, entertainment, leisure and telecoms industries will meet to discuss key MENA high growth targets, hear case studies from across the globe and try out the latest payment solutions and technologies that will revolutionise their payment strategies in the year ahead. 20% discount* for Payments Cards & Mobile readers – quote promo code ‘PCM20’when registering online! Complimentary passes are available for MNOs, retail banks, merchants, gaming operators, government and local authorities! Reserve your place now at

Group discounts and local rates are available – please enquire direct by emailing

*Applies to new bookings only.


Bronze Partners
1-3 May, 2017, Washington DC

Welcome to the 4th edition of connect:ID – three simultaneous international conferences and a global exhibition that focus on all aspects of identity technologies and the opportunities for their management in both the physical and digital worlds. This event is brought to you by Science Media Partners and the International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) and brings together all the players in the international identity market.


9-10 May, Istanbul

IFINTEC is a global conference focusing on Banking Technology, Banking Solutions and Finance Technologies. IFINTEC is one of the biggest events in EMEA region on banking solutions and finance technology. Finance Technology, Banking Technology, Retail Banking, Digital Banking, Mobile Banking, Core Banking, Universal Banking, Branchless Banking, Payment Systems, Branch Automation, Digital Transformation, Business Process Outsourcing, IT Services, IT Infrastructure, IT Transformation, Big Data, Lending Solutions, Credit Risk Management, Debt Management, Fraud Prevention, Compliance and Secure Banking are key topics of the conference.    


Conference Diary


Exhibitions shown are those where PCM will be represented and/or arranging bonus distribution.