What You'll Get

 

 

Trend Coverage

Mobile payments, EMV, consumer and merchant adoption + more.

Thought Leaders

Hear from card and payments innovators from top firms.

Deep Dive Discussions

Content for banks, credit unions, merchants and solution providers.

Join the Industry at Card Forum 2017


Card Forum is the only event built exclusively for card and payment executives at the industry’s leading issuers, networks and retailers. The program includes cutting edge insight from industry leaders like Chase, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Google, U.S. Bank, PayPal, RBC and Visa. The 2017 program features in-depth case studies and networking to ensure that you’re making the most of your time away from the office and coming back with actionable strategies.

This year’s Card Forum will keep you ahead of these changes, and position you at the leading edge of payment innovation.

 

 

Special Features

 

 

Prepaid Executive Summit

Credit Union Summit

Women in Payments

Consumer Credit Summit



Featured Speakers

 

 

Philip Andreae

Philip Andreae

Vice President Field Marketing, Oberthur Technologies

Isaac Boltansky

Isaac Boltansky

Director of Policy Research, Compass Point Research & Trading, LLC

David Boone

David Boone

Executive Vice President and Head of U.S. Partnerships and Shared Services, TD Bank

Matt Bruhn

Matt Bruhn

Vice President and General Manager, Borrow Wisely, USAA Bank

Barrett Burns

Barrett Burns

President and CEO, VantageScore

 

Grayson Clarke

Grayson Clarke

Vice President, APT, a MasterCard company

Bob Daly

Bob Daly

SVP, FlexPerks Rewards & Loyalty Management, U.S. Bank

Don Danese

Don Danese

SVP, Consumer Credit Executive, Bank of America

Andrew Davidson

Andrew Davidson

SVP/Chief Insights Officer, Mintel Comperemedia

Sarah F. Davies

Sarah F. Davies

Senior Vice President, Analytics, Product Management and Research, VantageScore

 

Tom Davis

Tom Davis

Senior Vice President, Finance & Technology, CSCU

Kiki Del Valle

Kiki Del Valle

Senior Vice President, Digital Payments and Labs, Mastercard

Troy Dennis

Troy Dennis

Head of Credit Card Product Management and Acquisition, TD Bank

Brad Fauss

Brad Fauss

President and CEO, Network Branded Prepaid Card Association (NBPCA)

Kimberly Gartner

Kimberly Gartner

CEO, Kimberly Gartner Group, LLC

 

Jeffrey Gibson

Jeffrey Gibson

Principal, Mastercard Advisors

Richard Goldman

Richard Goldman

Founder and CEO, Competiscan

Whit Goodrich

Whit Goodrich

Chief Marketing Officer, Retail Cards, Synchrony Financial

Stefan Happ

Stefan Happ

Executive Vice President and General Manager, Global Prepaid & Alternative Payments, American Express

Bob Hedges

Bob Hedges

Partner, Global, A.T. Kearney

 

Mark Horwedel

Mark Horwedel

CEO, Merchant Advisory Group

Vince Hruska

Vince Hruska

Senior Vice President, City National Bank

Ben Jackson

Ben Jackson

Director, Prepaid Advisory Service, Mercator Advisory Group

Jack Jania

Jack Jania

SVP of Strategic Alliances, Gemalto

Robert Jarosinski

Robert Jarosinski

Senior Consultant - Risk Management, Business Protection, CUNA Mutual Group

 

Debra Lake

Debra Lake

Product Manager, BankCard Services, Central Bank

Gary Leff

Gary Leff

Author, View from the Wing

Frank Liddy

Frank Liddy

Head of Strategic Partnerships, Paydiant, a PayPal Company

Ian Macallister

Ian Macallister

Vice President Market Strategy - Partnerships, Early Warning

Leon Majors

Leon Majors

Senior Vice President, Phoenix Payments Systems Practice

 

Eric Marks

Eric Marks

Senior Director, West Monroe Partners

Tim McGaugh

Tim McGaugh

Director for Solution Acceleration, RBC

Sam McLimans

Sam McLimans

Senior Vice President of Cash Management, Fidelity Investments

Ron Mills

Ron Mills

Head of Information Management, Insurance, Cards & Merchant, TD Bank

Frank Mogollon

Frank Mogollon

CEO and Founder, PersoKey

 

Braden More

Braden More

Head of Payment Strategy, Wells Fargo

Michel Nischan

Michel Nischan

Founder and CEO, Wholesome Wave

Charlotte Norton

Charlotte Norton

Senior Vice President, Central Operations, Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union

Thomas Palloway

Thomas Palloway

Practice Lead Payments, The Adastra Group

Philip J. Philliou

Philip J. Philliou

CEO, TruBeacon

 

Nick Pisarev

Nick Pisarev

Director, Product Management, Giesecke & Devrient

Julie Pukas

Julie Pukas

Head of US Card & Merchant Services, TD Bank

Kausik Rajgopal

Kausik Rajgopal

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Suresh Ramamurthi

Suresh Ramamurthi

Chairman, CBW Bank

Ali Raza

Ali Raza

Principal, CCG Catalyst Consulting Group

 

Rodman Reef

Rodman Reef

Managing Principal, Reef Karson Consulting, LLC

Sanjay Sakhrani

Sanjay Sakhrani

Managing Director, KBW

Pablo Sanchez

Pablo Sanchez

CEO, Retail Banking and Wealth Management, USA and Canada, HSBC

Craig Saperstein

Craig Saperstein

Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Khary Scott

Khary Scott

VP, Business Development, Capital One

 

Jess Sharp

Jess Sharp

SVP and Executive Director, Card Policy Council, American Bankers Association

Gray Taylor

Gray Taylor

Executive Director, Conexxus

Daniel Van Dyke

Daniel Van Dyke

Analyst, Javelin Strategy & Research

Randy Vanderhoof

Randy Vanderhoof

Executive Director, Smart Card Alliance

Nidhi Verma

Nidhi Verma

Director, Financial Services Research and Consulting, TransUnion

 

Margaret Weichert

Margaret Weichert

Principal Americas Payments Lead, EY

Scott P. Young

Scott P. Young

Vice President, Payment Operations & Innovation, Pentagon Federal Credit Union

Brian Ziff-Levine

Brian Ziff-Levine

Director of Cards and Payments, First Tech Federal Credit Union




Schedule at a Glance

 

 

May 8

7:00 Registration Opens
8:00 Morning Pre-Conference Programs:
  • Women in Payments
  • Consumer Credit Summit
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Afternoon Pre Conference Programs:
  • Credit Union Summit @ Card Forum
  • Prepaid Executive Summit
4:00 Main Conference Begins
5:30 Reception in the Exhibit Hall

May 9

7:30 Registration Opens
8:45 Opening Keynote
12:30 Lunch
1:30 Breakout Sessions
5:30 Card Forum 2017 Cocktail Reception

May 10

7:30 Registration Opens
8:00 Morning Keynote
8:30 General Session
9:30 Breakfast & Networking in the Expo Hall
10:30 Breakout Sessions
12:00 Card Forum 2017 Concludes



Plan Your Stay

 

 


Card Forum 2017 will take place at the Hilton Austin. Click here for booking information.


FAQ

 

 

What is Card Forum?

Card Forum is the only event built exclusively for card and payment executives at the industry’s leading merchants, issuers and networks.

Who will attend?

Senior level executives from card issuers, merchants, networks responsible for: Payments, Card Services, Marketing and Co-Branding Relationships, Payment Partnerships, Payment Innovation and Strategy, Customer Experience, Detail Payments, Product Management, Operations and Technology, and Business Development.

Who are the creators of the event?

Card Forum is brought to you by SourceMedia, publishers of American Banker, PaymentsSource, Bank Technology News, and a number of other financial services industry publications.

When and where?

Card Forum will be held May 8-9, 2017 at the Hilton Austin in Austin, TX.

How can I register to attend?

Click here for registration information.

Want to talk to a real person?

Call Ingrid Olsen at (212) 803-8456

Whom do I contact about sponsorship?

For information about sponsoring or exhibiting at Card Forum please contact Stacy Gellman at (212) 803-8841 | Stacy.Gellman@sourcemedia.com.

Whom do I contact about speaking?

Please reach out to Ian McRae at (212) 803-8816 or Ian.McRae@sourcemedia.com.

May 8 - 10, 2017, Austin, TX

 

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