Euromonitor to Speak at CARTES America 2015


Event Name: CARTES Secure Connexions – America

Dates: May 5-7, 2015

Location: Washington, DC

Description: The Global Event for Payment, Identification and Mobility – CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA will take place in Washington, DC, May 5-7, 2015 for its 4th edition. The 2014 event attracted attendees from more than 50 countries, with 166 companies exhibiting, a 20 percent increase from the CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS EVENT in 2013.

CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS AMERICA hosts a top-quality, three-day conference uniquely concentrated on North American issues for senior level decision makers. In addition, the show floor features one of the largest cross-sections of the industry suppliers, representative of the full supply chain. Register with a 20% conference discount and free expo hall badge as a Euromonitor International subscriber using promo code: EURO15!

Michelle EvansSpeaker: Michelle Evans – Senior Consumer Finance Analyst

Presentation: The Five Trends Shaping Mobile Payments Today

Time and Date: 9:45-10:15 AM on Wednesday, May 6th

Presentation Description: During this session, Michelle Evans will draw on Euromonitor International’s consumer finance research to provide an overview of the current state of the mobile payments market and the potential growth trajectory of this fast-rising area of payments. The payments industry is slowly reaching a tipping point as more and more consumers are being introduced to the mobile payments concept for the first time and many companies are beginning to make their first mobile-related investments. Numerous players want to go mobile now and for good reason. A mobile-driven environment provides a lot of benefits for multiple players across the commerce ecosystem, including the ability to drive revenues, reduce costs, enhance the customer experience and further the brand proposition. This session will explore the key trends most impacting the burgeoning mobile payments space and will include prospects for specific types of mobile payments in different regions of the world. The goal of this session is to educate the audience on where the mobile payments market is today and how it may evolve in the near future.