The 29th CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS event theme is ‘Users on the move’, said exhibition director Isabelle Alfano. Speaking at the press launch of CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS 2014 in Paris, Alfano announced that more than 20,000 visitors and nearly 450 exhibitors are expected from 140 countries. The three-day event from 4 to 6 November is the most important in the industry, bringing together the biggest range of solutions worldwide in terms of payment, identification and mobility.
, American Express
, HID Global
, Ingenico Group
are among the big-name companies which have already reserved their exhibition spaces. “We will focus on current key issues, such as totally secure mobility, secure services for cloud computing, biometrics, data protection in a digital society and even smart commerce,” Alfano said. “Payment methods are changing and new types of payment companies are appearing. The multichannel era is progressing but guaranteeing transaction security is becoming absolutely key to ensure user confidence. There are new threats calling for new control measures. Data protection has become a critical question for citizens, companies and governments.” As well as the trade show itself, a full conference programme will run alongside, exploring major trends for the future in terms of payment, digital security, identification and mobility. Around 1,700 key makersdecision-makers from banks, financial institutions, payment services and e-commerce solutions will gather to hear more than 180 influential speakers from international organisations presenting their experiences and visions for the future.
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