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

 

 

 

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Featured Speakers

 

 

Amanda Abella

Amanda Abella

Author, AmandaAbella.com

Philip Andreae

Philip Andreae

Vice President Field Marketing, Oberthur Technologies

Anne Aldrich

Anne Aldrich

Partner, Artemis Research Group

Trisha Asgeirsson

Trisha Asgeirsson

Senior Vice President, North America Loyalty Solutions, Mastercard

Karen Augustine

Karen Augustine

Manager, Primary Data Services, Mercator Advisory Group

 

Ian Benton

Ian Benton

Analyst, Javelin Strategy & Research

Joe Bernik

Joe Bernik

CTO, Financial Services, McAfee

Marianne Berry

Marianne Berry

Managing Director, Payment Insights, Auriemma Consulting Group

Isaac Boltansky

Isaac Boltansky

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

Lee K. Broekman

Lee K. Broekman

Principal, Organic Communication

 

Matt Bruhn

Matt Bruhn

Vice President and General Manager, Borrow Wisely, USAA Bank

Barrett Burns

Barrett Burns

President and CEO, VantageScore

Charles Christianson

Charles Christianson

Chief Commercial Officer, Connexions Loyalty

Penny Crosman

Penny Crosman

Editor at Large, American Banker

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

Tom Davis

Tom Davis

Senior Vice President, Finance & Technology, CSCU

Brent DeLeo

Brent DeLeo

SVP, Card Products Technology Executive, Bank of America

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

Suzan Denoncourt

Suzan Denoncourt

Managing Director of Canada, Ingenico Group

Brian Dugan

Brian Dugan

SVP, Emerging Commerce Group Executive, FIS

Tamer El-Rayess

Tamer El-Rayess

Chairman, Continental Finance

Stephanie Ericksen

Stephanie Ericksen

Vice President of Risk Products, Visa Inc.

 

Brad Fauss

Brad Fauss

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

Kate Fitzgerald

Kate Fitzgerald

Senior Editor, PaymentsSource

Jonathan Flynn

Jonathan Flynn

Business Development Director, LifeLock

Aaron Frank

Aaron Frank

Co-Founder and CEO, Final

Matthew Freeman

Matthew Freeman

Head of Credit Card Products, Navy Federal Credit Union

 

Cecilia Frew

Cecilia Frew

Senior Vice President and Head of North America Push Payments, Visa

Lisa Fugate

Lisa Fugate

Vice President, Product Management, i2c

Sima Gandhi

Sima Gandhi

Head of Business Development & Strategy, Plaid

Gretchen Ganc

Gretchen Ganc

VP, Customer Analytics, Insights & Strategy, JCPenney

Kimberly Gartner

Kimberly Gartner

CEO, Kimberly Gartner Group, LLC

 

J. Diane Gerstner

J. Diane Gerstner

Executive Vice President, InTouch Credit Union

Jeffrey Gibson

Jeffrey Gibson

Principal, Mastercard Advisors

Brian Gilmore

Brian Gilmore

Senior Innovation Manager, Commonweatlh

Melanie Gluck

Melanie Gluck

Vice President, Mobile and e-Commerce Specialist, Mastercard

Matthew Goldman

Matthew Goldman

CEO & Founder, Wallaby Financial

 

Richard Goldman

Richard Goldman

Founder and CEO, Competiscan

Whit Goodrich

Whit Goodrich

Chief Marketing Officer, Retail Cards, Synchrony Financial

Toffer Grant

Toffer Grant

CEO, PEX

Reetika Grewal

Reetika Grewal

Head of Payments Strategy and Solutions, Silicon Valley Bank

Jason Gross

Jason Gross

CEO and Co-Founder, Petal

 

Chris Guido

Chris Guido

Vice President - Co-brand and Private Label Business Development, TD

John Hagy

John Hagy

Chief Policy Officer and Special Counsel, MetaBank

Stefan Happ

Stefan Happ

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

Kent Hattery

Kent Hattery

Head of Business Development, First Bankcard

Joan Herman

Joan Herman

Senior Vice President, Sunrise Bank

 

George Hodges

George Hodges

Director, PwC

Mark Horwedel

Mark Horwedel

CEO, Merchant Advisory Group

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

 

Kalpesh Kapadia

Kalpesh Kapadia

CEO & Co-Founder, SelfScore, Inc.

Kara Kazazean

Kara Kazazean

Director Payment Services, Walmart

Kevin King

Kevin King

Director of Product Marketing, ID Analytics

Thom Kozik

Thom Kozik

Vice President, Loyalty, Global Marketing, Marriott International

Debra Lake

Debra Lake

Product Manager, BankCard Services, Central Bank

 

Gary Leff

Gary Leff

Author, View from the Wing

Ian Macallister

Ian Macallister

Vice President Market Strategy - Partnerships, Early Warning

Leon Majors

Leon Majors

Senior Vice President, Phoenix Payments Systems Practice

Oliver Manahan

Oliver Manahan

Director, Business Development, Infineon Technologies

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

Dino Michetti

Dino Michetti

Senior Vice President Account Management, Connexions Loyalty

Ron Mills

Ron Mills

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

Chuck Misasi

Chuck Misasi

Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing, Careington International Corporation

 

Frank Mogollon

Frank Mogollon

CEO and Founder, PersoKey

Tiffani Montez

Tiffani Montez

Senior Analyst, Aite Group

Braden More

Braden More

Executive Vice President, Head of Partnerships and Industry Relations, Wells Fargo

Racy Morgan

Racy Morgan

Head of Payments, US Bank

Chris Moss

Chris Moss

Senior Director, Product Management, Equifax

 

Michel Nischan

Michel Nischan

Founder and CEO, Wholesome Wave

Charlotte Norton

Charlotte Norton

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

Peggy O'Leary

Peggy O'Leary

Prepaid Sales Director, CPI Card Group

Thomas Palloway

Thomas Palloway

Practice Lead Payments, The Adastra Group

Amy Parsons

Amy Parsons

Senior Vice President of Global Commerce, Discover Financial Services

 

Sara Patterson

Sara Patterson

Director of Customer Communications and Credit, Belk

Zach Perret

Zach Perret

Co-Founder, Plaid

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

 

Archana Puri

Archana Puri

Senior Director of Product Management for Payments and Platform Products, Braintree

Kausik Rajgopal

Kausik Rajgopal

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Suresh Ramamurthi

Suresh Ramamurthi

Chairman, CBW Bank

Senthil Ramanath

Senthil Ramanath

CEO & President, DM Analytics LLC

Ali Raza

Ali Raza

Principal, CCG Catalyst Consulting Group

 

Hue Rhodes

Hue Rhodes

VP, Business Development, LifeLock

Rodman Reef

Rodman Reef

Managing Principal, Reef Karson Consulting, LLC

Steve Rice

Steve Rice

Executive Vice President, Financial Education, EverFi

Judith E. Rinearson

Judith E. Rinearson

Partner, K&L Gates

Laurie Roth

Laurie Roth

Vice President Co-Brand Business Development, MasterCard

 

Paulette Rowe

Paulette Rowe

Managing Director, Barclaycard Payment Solutions, Barclaycard

Carl Rutstein

Carl Rutstein

Partner, Americas, AT Kearney

Sanjay Sakhrani

Sanjay Sakhrani

Managing Director, KBW

Pablo Sanchez

Pablo Sanchez

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

Larry Santucci

Larry Santucci

Senior Industry Specialist, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

 

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

Paul Siegfried

Paul Siegfried

Senior Vice President, Financial Services, Card Business Leader, TransUnion

Mark Sievewright

Mark Sievewright

Founder & CEO, Sievewright & Associates

 

Jeanine Skowronski

Jeanine Skowronski

Executive Editor, Credit.com

Garfield Smith

Garfield Smith

V.P. Marketing, Oberthur Technologies North America

Serena Smith

Serena Smith

SVP, Head of International Payments and CAO, FIS Global

Jason Steele

Jason Steele

Author, JasonSteele.com

Robert Stock

Robert Stock

Vice President of Business Development, Simility

 

Stacy Stricker

Stacy Stricker

Vice President, Senior Product Manager, Consumer Credit Cards, BMO Harris Bank

Gray Taylor

Gray Taylor

Executive Director, Conexxus

Ankush Tewari

Ankush Tewari

Senior Director of Market Planning, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

Mike Trapanese

Mike Trapanese

SVP, Strategy and Alliances, VantageScore

Randy Vanderhoof

Randy Vanderhoof

Director, U.S. Payments Forum

 

Nidhi Verma

Nidhi Verma

Senior Director, Financial Services Research and Consulting, TransUnion

Margaret Weichert

Margaret Weichert

Principal Americas Payments Lead, EY

Sarah Wilkinson

Sarah Wilkinson

Senior Manager, Innovation Strategy & Communication, Royal Bank of Canada

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


Find Out More

 

 



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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