ACT on insights and best practices.

Formulate your strategy and turn knowledge into opportunity – immediately. At TRANSACT you’ll get the best intelligence, not sales pitches. Learn from industry experts on everything from integrated payments and software to sales and security technologies.

  • TUESDAY, MAY 9

    8:00am – 6:00pm Exhibitor Installation
    12:00pm – 6:00pm ETA Committee Meetings
    12:00pm – 1:00pm Risk, Fraud & Security Council
    1:00pm – 2:00pm Retail Technology Committee
    2:00pm – 3:00pm Payment Sales and Strategy Committee
    3:00pm – 3:45pm ETAPAC Board
    3:00pm – 4:00pm Mobile Payments Council
    4:00pm – 5:00pm Government Relations and Lawyers Councils
    4:00pm – 5:00pm Technology Council
    5:00pm – 6:00pm Large Processor Committee
    1:00pm – 5:00pm Registration Open
    sponsored by:
    1:00pm – 5:00pm PCI SSC Acquirer Forum
    1:00pm – 7:00pm Golf Tournament
    sponsored by: 

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 10

    8:00am – 8:00pm Registration Open
    sponsored by:
    8:00am – 1:00pm Exhibitor Installation
    9:00am – 2:00pm ETA Board Meeting
    8:30am – 9:00am Morning Coffee Service
    9:00am – 12:00pm ETAU Intro to Electronic Processing
    9:00am – 12:00pm 4 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  22nd Century Payments  •  Globalization  •  Politics & Policy
    9:00am – 12:00pm ETA CPP Review / Agent Program
    12:00pm – 1:00pm Payment Facilitator / ISV Committee Kick-Off Meeting
    12:00pm – 1:00pm Networking Luncheon
    ETA CPP & YPP Recognition
    ETA CONNECTS
    1:00pm – 5:00pm ISV / Integrated Payments Workshop
    sponsored by:
    1:00pm – 5:00pm 4 Educational Tracks
    Security Technologies  •  22nd Century Payments  •  Globalization  •  Politics & Policy
    1:30pm – 4:30pm ETAU Intro to Operations
    1:30pm – 4:30pm ETAU How To Use And Apply The Guidelines For Underwriting, Transaction Monitoring And Portfolio Review
    5:00pm – 7:00pm Opening Reception / Exhibit Hall
    sponsored by: 
    5:00pm – 7:00pm Headshot Studio Open
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    6:00pm – 7:00pm ETA Venture Capital Council Reception / Invitation Only
    7:30pm – 9:30pm Visa President’s Dinner & Star Awards Gala
    sponsored by:

    THURSDAY, MAY 11

    8:00am – 8:30am Morning Coffee Service
    8:00am – 5:00pm Registration Open
    sponsored by:
    8:30am – 9:45am Keynote Presentations
    8:45am Craig Vosburg, President, North America, Mastercard
    9:15am Beyond the Traditional POS: Unlocking the Next Generation of Payments
    John Beatty, SVP and Co-founder, Clover, First Data  •  Etie Hertz, CRO, ShopKeep  •  EJ Jackson, SVP Integrated Solutions, First Data
    9:00am – 12:00pm ETAU Intro to Sales and Marketing
    10:00am – 6:00pm Exhibit Hall Open
    10:00am – 6:00pm Headshot Studio Open
    sponsored by:
    10:00am – 12:00pm Young Payments Professionals (YPP) Program
    10:00am – 1:00pm Payments Pitch-Off & E-Pay Innovation Award
    sponsored by:
    10:00am – 5:00pm Payment Facilitator (PayFac) Day
    10:00am – 10:30am Coffee Break / Exhibit Hall
    12:00pm – 1:00pm International Luncheon / Exhibit Hall
    1:30pm Keynote Presentation
    Diane Greene, Senior Vice President, Google Cloud
    1:30pm – 4:30pm ETAU Intro to Technology
    1:30pm – 4:30pm Wnet Event — Accelerating Diversity: Turning Sobering Statistics into Positive Change
    2:00pm – 5:00pm ETA CPP Review / Agent Program
    5:00pm – 6:00pm Power Hour / Exhibit Hall
    First-Time Attendee / New Member Reception
    sponsored by:
    ISO Reception
    sponsored by:
    ISV Reception
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    7:00pm – 9:00pm All Attendee Party /
    Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay

    sponsored by:

    FRIDAY, MAY 12

    8:00am – 11:30am Registration Open
    sponsored by:
    9:00am – 12:30pm Exhibit Hall Open
    9:00am – 12:30pm Headshot Studio Open
    sponsored by:
    9:00am – 10:00am Hangover Breakfast / Exhibit Hall
    sponsored by:
    9:15am – 11:00am Keynote Presentations / Exhibit Hall
    9:15am The Merchant Perspective on Payments
    Etsy  •  Dunkin’ Donuts  •  Nordstrom  •  Walmart
    10:15am Tech Panel
    Amazon  •  Microsoft  •  Samsung
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    KEYNOTES

    TURN INSIGHT INTO ACTION


    Learn from tech innovators.
    Transform your business.
    Check out our keynotes here.

    4 EDUCATIONAL TRACKS


    Security Technologies
    The payments’ security landscape is evolving at a never-before seen pace. New technologies are stopping criminals and meeting consumers’ increased expectations for data protection, in-store and on-line. This track offers insider perspective on the newest tools available to secure information, manage risk and reduce fraud. Understand the latest technologies on the market and gain insights into innovations on the horizon.

    22nd Century Payments
    The mobile point-of-sale is revolutionizing payments. Experience the advantage that offering mobile creates for your business. Learn about digital wallet platforms, integrated marketing and loyalty incentives, location-based interaction opportunities, and the sophisticated layering securities which mobile employs to secure transactions.

    Globalization
    Globalization means increased market share and exciting partnership opportunities for your business. Cross-border payments are more important—and more complex—than ever before. Join this track to gain the upper hand in understanding the benefits of international payments and to gain the skills required to navigate compliance.

    Politics & Policy
    Join the industry’s top policy advocates and explore legislative and regulatory issues as well as the newest threats and opportunities with issues related to data collection, information sharing, uniform standards, breach notification and more.

    ETA UNIVERSITY (ETAU)


    ETAU is designed for your professional growth and success! Each course will address key facets of the industry that are necessary for expanding your knowledge and expertise. Courses are designed to meet your needs whether you work for an ISO, financial institution, processor, vendor or service provider. ETAU covers the latest developments, issues and regulations relating to the payments industry.

    TRANSACT is approved for ETA CPP™ Continuing Education (CE) credits. Credit is earned at the rate of one credit per 50 minutes of electronic transactions industry-related session time, including questions and answers, excluding lunches and breaks.

    Breakout sessions, keynotes and the ETA University Risk & Fraud course are eligible for ETA CPP CE credits. The ETA University Introduction courses are not eligible for ETA CPP CE credits.