Conference Agenda


Co-located Smart Card Alliance Payments Summit & ICMA EXPO


Monday, April 4
8:30 – 4:30Smart Card Alliance Pre-Conference WorkshopSmart Card Alliance CSCIP/Payment Certification Training CourseACE Training
1:00 - 5:00Exhibits Set-Up
5:00 - 6:30Joint Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall


Tuesday, April 5
8:00 – 8:30Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
JOINT Payment Summit/ICMA EXPO Plenary Session
8:30 – 8:45Chairman’s Welcome Address – Randy Vanderhoof, Smart Card Alliance & Al Vrancart, ICMA
8:45 - 9:45Keynote Speaker: Designing Your Business for the 21st Century, Mike Walsh, CEO, Tomorrow
9:45 – 10:45ICMA Session: The Technology Forest- Issuers, Stake Holders, and Manufacturers, Oh my!, Barry Mosteller – CPI Card Group and Dave Tushie – Magellan Consulting
10:45 – 11:15Break/Exhibits
11:15 – 12:15SCA Session: Payment Expert’s View on the Payments Evolution.
A roundtable panel of payments experts discuss payments technology and security trends of today and 5 years in the future

Moderator: Al Pascual, Javelin Strategy
Brand – Rick Swenson, RSS Consulting
Merchant – John Drechny, Walmart
Issuer – Timothy Ludwig, Chase Card Services
Card Services – Steve Montross, CPI Card Group
12:15 – 1:45Lunch in Exhibit Hall
SCA General Session
ICMA General Session
1:45 – 2:15Digital EMV: Securing All Channels – Matt Barr, MasterCard Fundamentals about Contactless Technology in ISO Cards, Thomas Decker, SMARTRAC Technology Group
2:15 – 2:45mPOS : The New Face of Retail Point of Sale - Mark Schulze, CLOVER Card Design and Marketing Strategies to Gain High Net Worth Clients, Adam Wahler, A to A Studio Solutions, Ltd
2:45 – 3:15The Mobile Wallet Changing the Consumer Experience - Ryan Maresca, GoogleSmart ID Documents with On-Card Fingerprint Technology, Joerg Fischer, Bundesdruckerei
3:15 – 3:45Break in Exhibit Hall
3:45 – 4:15FS-ISAC – Managing Financial Industry Threats Through Information Sharing and Analysis – Bill Nelson, FS-ISACIT to Card Use...What's Coming Next, John Ekers, ABnote NA
4:15 – 4:45Transportation Payments In Hong Kong - Brian Chambers, Octopus International Projects LTD, Hong Kong New Interactive Card Products, Uwe Truggleman, TruCert
4:45 – 5:15Federal Reserve Faster Payments/Secure Payments Taskforce – Todd Aadland, Federal Reserve System
5:15 – 7:30Reception in Exhibit Hall

Wednesday, April 6
8:00 – 8:45Registration - Coffee and pastries
Payment Solutions Track
Track sponsor
Transit Payments Track
Track sponsor
Fintech Solutions Track
Track sponsor
ICMA Manufacturing TrackICMA Personalization Track
8:45 - 10:15Track Chair Address

EMV Implementation in the US

Moderator: Jim Ellis, ABnote NA
  • EMV Implementation Lessons Learned – Dr Arthur Harper, PSCU

  • Educating Merchants and Consumers for EMV – Jamie Topolski, Fiserv

  • Contactless Payments and Debit - A US Status Check – Nick Pisarev, G&D

  • Can a Case be Made for Dual Interface EMV cards? – Oliver Manahan, Consultant
Track Chair Address

Advanced Transit Fare Payments

Moderator: Willy Dommen, Accenture
  • Business Case for Next Generation Payments in Transit – Michael Wilson, Accenture

  • HCE ticketing - Simon Laker, Consult Hyperion

  • Next Phase in Account-based Ticketing – Eric Reese, Scheidt & Bachmann

  • EMV in Parking - Brian Stein, CH2M Hill

Track Chair Address

Biometrics Security Solutions

Moderator: Gregory Proehl, ST Microelectronics
  • Biometric CVMs for Payments Privacy – Fernando Ulbrich, Morpho

  • Choosing a Platform for Two-factor Authentication for High Risk Payments – Conor White, Daon

  • Biometric Payment Cards – Chaya Hendrick, SmartMetric

  • Potential Alternative Security Solutions to EMV: Benefits and Obstacles to Implementation - Diana Walter, CPI Card Group

  • New Developments in the Card Production Area - Roland Gutman, VTT

  • Advantages of Direct Bonding for Cards and Industrial RFID Tags - Edith Dangeard, HID Global
  • MC CQM Requirements - Brian Summerhayes, Barnes International

  • Biometric CVMs for Payments Privacy - Fernando Ulbrich, Morpho

  • Integrated Instant Issuance and Cloud-Based Payment System - Robin Ehrlich, NBS Technologies
10:15 - 10:45Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45 - 12:00Beyond EMV Today
Moderator: Jack Jania, Gemalto
  • The Business Issues of Managing Online Fraud – Michael Williams, Home Depot

  • EMV Payments Integration for Healthcare – David Batchelor, LifeMed ID

  • Instant issuance for EMV cards - Ray Wizbowski, Entrust Datacard

  • Issues with Managing the Retail Petroleum Migration to EMV - Terry Mahoney, W Capra
Transit Agency Perspectives on Fare Payments – Part 1
Moderator: Jerry Kane, SEPTA
  • The Transit Roundtable Perspectives on Open Payments - Josh Martiesian, MTA NYC Transit

  • A Multi-Agency View of Fare Payments Systems

  • Carol Kuester, MTC San Francisco

  • Brittany Esdaile, ORCA Seattle

  • Robin O’Hara, LA Metro, Los Angeles
Moderator: Brent Bowen, Valid
  • What Where and How of Tokenization - Doug Biggs, UL

  • Requirements For Becoming a Token Service Provider – David Worthington, Bell ID

  • Payment Account Reference (PAR) and Tokenization - Chandra Srivastava, Visa
New & Emerging Card Technologies Forum
  • What can Card Manufacturers Infer from Current Standards Activity? - David Tushie, ICMA Technical & Standards Representative

  • Surface Design - Beyond Glossy And Matte Finish - Michael Dorner, Variuscard
  • Embossing – Still relevant in a digital world - Jim Cooney, CPS Cards

  • Security and Industry Standards – A Double Edge Sword?, Mimi Hart, Magtek

12:00 - 1:30Lunch in Exhibit Hall
Lunch sponsor
Mobile Payment Track
Track sponsor
Transit Payments Track
Track sponsor
Fintech Solutions Track
Track sponsor
ICMA Manufacturing Track
1:30 - 2:45Mobile Payments and NFC
Moderator: Brian Russell, G&D
  • Mobile Payments Trends and Statistics – Leon Majors, Phoenix Marketing

  • Mobile Payments Acceptance Trends - Jeff Wakefield, Verifone

  • OEM Pay vs. Issuer Pay: What’s the go to market strategy for banks? - Sirajuddin Nazir, Oberthur Technologies
Transit Agency Perspectives on Fare Payments – Part 2
Moderator: Fred Wedley, CH2M Hill
  • TriMet – A Case Study in Open Payment - Chris Tucker, TriMet

  • DART (Dallas) Use Case for Advances Fare Payments, David Leininger, Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)

  • Chicago CTA Ventra Program - Michael Gwinn, Chicago Transit Authority
Mobile Technology
Moderator: Tom Zalewski, Aikon Consulting
  • HCE and Cloud-based Payments Systems - Robin Ehrlich, NBS Technologies

  • Using TEE on Android Devices Leveraging HCE for Combined Payments and non-Payments wallets - Lubna Dajani, Intercede

  • Leveraging HCE for Combined Payments and non-Payments wallets - Khaleqdad Khan, KONA
  • Dual Interface: Card Issuance & Acceptance - Nick Pisarev, Giesecke & Devrient

  • Developments in the Gift Card Marketplace - Karen Brooker, ABnote NA
2:45 - 3:15Break in Exhibit Hall / Exhibit Hall Closes at 4:00
3:15 - 4:15Mobile Services
Moderator: Sherif Samy, UL
  • Loyalty Programs Using NFC + BLE – Mark Meringolo, Proxama

  • Token Service Provider for Mobile Payments – Naomi Lurie, Gemalto

  • HCE Security Solutions for Mobile Payments – John Ekers, ABNote
Multi-modal Transit Payments Convergence
Moderator: Michael Dinning, Department of Transportation
Speakers: Carol Kuester, MTC, Jason Pavluchuck, Assoc of Commuter Transportation
Payment Cards and Devices
Moderator: Robert Merkert, ACS
  • FIDO-ready EMV cards – Bernd Eder, Austria Card

  • Digital Dynamic CVV/CVC Codes on EMV Cards – Francine Dubois, NID Security

  • EU Security Standards Beyond EMV - Andrew Churchill, MIDAS Alliance
  • Successfully Transitioning to Dual Interface Payment Cards - Anna Rosetti, CPI Card Group Canada

  • Revolution and Evolution in Contactless RFID Markets and Technologies Eitan Avni, SMARTRAC Technology Group

4:15 - 5:15Who Wins the Mobile Wallet Wars?
Roundtable discussion on the expected winners and losers in the wallet wars and why?

Moderator - Hans Reisgies, Sequent
Panelists: Tony Sabetti, CPI; David deKozan, Cubic Transportation Systems, Inc.; Scott Harkey, Levvel; Doug Yeager, SimplyTapp
International Perspectives on Fare Payments
Moderator: Peter Quadagno, Quadagno & Assoc
  • Budapest - Jutasi Zoltán, BKK Budapesti Közlekedési Központ

  • A Multi-City View of AFC – From Closed to Open & Multi-modal Systems - Francois Baylot, Thales
Perspectives on Digital Currencies
Roundtable discussion on digital currencies and the future of blockchain technology

Moderator: Greta Geankoplis, Raistone, Inc
Panelists: Rick Swenson, RSS Consulting; Jonathan Chester, Bitwage; add’l speakers to be added
  • How Social Media Can Manufacture Virtual Success in a Tangible Way - Jen Samuel, ICMA
5:15Day 2 Adjourns
6:30 - 9:30SCA Outdoor Reception/Dinner & Entertainment
Reception sponsor
ICMA Élan Awards Reception Dinner

Thursday, April 7
8:00 - 8:45Registration - Coffee and pastries
Future of Payments TrackNew Technology Innovation Track
9:00 - 10:15Future Technology Standards Evolution
Moderator: Mike Fisher, CPI Card Group
  • EMVCo – Shaping the Future of Payments – Karen Czack, EMVCo Executive Committee Representative

  • How Mobile is Reshaping Payment - Marianne Crowe, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

  • GlobalPlatform – The Value of Secure Components – Hank Chavers, GlobalPlatform
Selected tech companies introduce the future of cards, devices, and mobile technologies: Powered cards, Display cards, Wearable technology, BLE, biometrics

9:00 ZWIPE Biometric Cards – Louis Bianchin, ZWIPE
9:15 Feitian Smart Technology – Tibi Zhang, Feitian
9:30 MagTek CyberStripe Technology – Mimi Hart, MagTek
9:45 Powered Cards by OT – Chloe Waller, Oberthur Technologies
10:00 Biometrics – Juan Carlos Tedejor, HID Global
10:15 - 10:45Break
10:45 - 12:00Future of Online Payments
Moderator: Cathy Medich, Smart Card Alliance
  • The Uberization of Payments - Steve Mott, BetterBuyDesign

  • Securing the e-Commerce Environment - Peter Tapling, Authentify/ Early Warning Systems

  • FIDO and Payments Authentication – Philip Andreae, Oberthur
Selected tech companies introduce the future of cards, devices, and mobile technologies: Powered cards, Display cards, Wearable technology, BLE, biometrics

10:45 Watch2Pay Smart Watch – Greg Coogan, Infineon Technology
11:00 kpLongLife® Overlay For Durable Cards - Bill Crawford, Klöckner Pentaplast
11:15 Nuco International, Ian Brown, Nuco International Ltd
11:30 DOD Personalization Machine, Bertrand Pelletier, EmperorTech
11:45 OPEN
12:00 - 1:00Lunch
1:00 - 2:00IoT and Wearables Payments
Moderator: Don Malloy, OATH
  • Payments Coming in All shapes and Sizes - John Rego, OTI America

  • Turning Gadgets and Wearables Into Payments Devices – Ursula Schilling, Infineon

  • Payments and the Connected Car of the Future - Dave Schwab, Accenture

Selected tech companies introduce the future of cards manufacturing technologies: Card manufacturing processes, inks, metallics, inlays, holograms, specialty cards

ICMA ACE-M and -P Exams
2:00 - 3:00Perspectives on Financial Payments Innovation
Roundtable discussion on how advances in digital services will shape the future of the payments industry
Moderator: Randy Vanderhoof, Smart Card Alliance
  • Deana Cook, Chase Card Services

  • Ellie Smith, Discover

  • Sadiq Mohammed, MasterCard Worldwide
3:00Conference Adjourns