Industry Appearances
As partners, orangized, moderated, and participated in industry events including:
  • Moderated panel covering legal and regulatory development relevant to merchants and their processors at CNP Expo, with a focus on the FTC and CFPB’s activity concerning fraudulent merchants, data security, data breaches and taxation.
  • Moderated NYPAY panel addressing the pending CFPB rules for general purpose prepaid card programs, with an emphasis on requirements that could make consumer protections on prepaid cards more rigorous than those for demand-deposit (checking) accounts.
  • Moderated panel “Not Your Father’s Bitcoin: Leveraging the blockchain in payments” discussing ramifications for merchants and payment providers, if Bitcoin—and other cryptocurrencies are viable as online payment methods, and how companies in the CNP ecosystem leverage the blockchain in other ways
  • Moderated panel, Biometrics Authentication on Mobile Devices discussing trends for biometrics on mobile devices, including pros/cons for different biometric approaches, effectiveness for multi-factor authentication, standards and interoperability, and best practices/lessons learned from different industry segments
  • Panelist: Picking Winning Payments Technologies discussing The Changing Payments Landscape in the U.S.: Strategic Considerations for Issuers and Merchants
  • Moderated NYPAY panel on APIs & Payments
  • Assembled and moderated panel on Mobile Payments at annual conference

  • PeachPay Atlanta Federal Reserve June 2016 “PayTech Trends Outside Atlanta”
  • NYU October 2016 “PayTech Technology Trends in the U.S.”
  • Smart Card Alliance 2016 Mobile Wallet Training Session “Bank, Merchant & Invisible/API Models” and “Wallet Models: Device-Centric vs Bank-Centric vs Merchant-Centric”
  • US Payments Forum 9-16 “Mobile Wallet Models – Device- vs. Bank- vs. Merchant-Centric Models: Education Session and Roundtable”
  • Smart Card Alliance Payments Summit 2016, “Picking Winning Payments Technologies”
  • CardNotPresent Expo 2016, “Not Your Father’s Bitcoin: Leveraging the blockchain in payments”
  • Smart Card Alliance 2015 Member Meeting “Non-Payments NFC Use Cases”
  • Payments Summit 2015 Pre-Conference Workshop “Payments Technologies and Innovations: The U.S. Landscape”
  • BAI Payments Connect 2015, “Payment processing transformation: How to Support Customer Facing Innovations and Adapt to Increasing Regulatory demands”
  • PayThink 2014, “Disruptive Innovation In Payments –Who Will Win In The Brave New World?”
  • NACHA Payments 2014 “Capgemini World Payments Report”