There are 326 days left until Money2020
PayPal says users will be able to pay in stores by typing in a four-digit number that pops up on their mobile phones
Over the course of this year’s Money2020, the 4,000+ attendees have been able to share their views and shape the discussion on key issues regarding the evolution and direction of the payments industry. As part of that theme, McKinsey and Money2020 asked participants to weigh in on important topics through a poll on the Money2020 mobile app and a broader online survey. By harnessing the collective knowledge of the industry’s payments leaders – over 20,000 years of professional experience – several major themes and debates are clear. The full results of those perspectives are attached.
PayBefore has been a leading provider of information to the prepaid and emerging payments industries for years. Recently, Kate Fitzgerald, PayBefore's Emerging Payments Editor, provided her thoughts about Money2020. She observed that the mingling of companies across industries and growth stage led to some interesting dynamics. She also highlighted comments from Braintree CEO, Bill Ready, about how tomorrow's innovations will likely be built upon today's technology.
With 4,300 attendees traversing 3 floors, attending 150+ sessions, nearly 250 sponsors, and 5 days, the mathematical possibilities of a Money2020 experience could boggle the mind. One particularly sharp mind, Erin McCune from Glenbrook Partners, put together an especially interesting and entertaining perspective on her Money2020 experience.
Money 2020: If you missed it, you missed out!
The Aria was buzzing with activity and knowledge last week at Money2020. Reports continue to pour in from across the spectrum. One of the hot topics was Bitcoin and other mathematically based currencies. The link below points to an interview of Megan Burton, CoinX CEO, by Donald McIntyre of Newfination.
Guest Post from Morgan Giddings, CEO & Founder, Daily Dollar
Today, Payvision, PAY.ON, ReD and World IT Lawyers announce the launch of the Cross-Border eCommerce Community (CBEC), a strategic initiative that aims to support Merchants, Payment Service Providers, ISOs and Acquiring Banks within the CNP Payment Industry, expanding their business globally, by offering key insights and information on every aspect of international eCommerce.