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

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.




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.