It’s that time of year again; Money20/20 is upon us. Held in Las Vegas on October 27-30, this annual event is the Super Bowl of the payments industry. It’s a space where technology meets payments, where payments meet people, where people meet ideas, and where these ideas become reality.
Money 20/20 brings together over 2,300 C-Suite execs, at least 500 inspirational speakers, more than 400 start-ups and an attendance of 3,400 industry-leading companies in 2018. This premier networking event provides the opportunity to meet the person or land that deal which can help change the trajectory of your business.
Meet the fastest-growing payments network
One company in attendance that you might be interested in is Discover® Global Network. With over 150 million global cardholders, and over 15 network alliances, Discover Global Network is the fastest-growing global payments network1.
In the complex world of payments, Discover Global Network strives to be a flexible and innovative payments partner both in the United States and around the world. The company offers a variety of payments products, from issuing solutions to digital payments.
Platforms like Discover® Digital Exchange (DDX) help businesses offer sought after services such as having their own mobile app with payment and loyalty functionality. By using platforms like DDX, businesses can offer turnkey tokenization and wallet functionality to their customers. DDX supports both bank and merchant wallets. The software is compatible with Samsung Pay, Google Pay and Apple Pay, meaning that clients can accommodate various customer needs and preferences.
Discover Global Network believes it’s important to create platforms that don’t just support current technology, but are also adaptable enough to accommodate future technological innovation. By consulting with industry experts from an array of organizations, Discover Global Network continually improves its knowledge of the payments industry to keep abreast of important trends.
The company recently published a whitepaper titled “How Mobile Enablement Drives Growth in Digital Commerce” that covers how smartphones will impact digital commerce. By enabling consumers to research products online, compare deals and complete transactions through their phone, the report finds that digital commerce will expand greatly within the next four years.
Reports such as this help businesses plan for and anticipate changes in the payments industry. By leveraging Discover Global Network expertise and flexible solutions, companies can stay competitive in the shifting market.
Where to find Discover Global Network at Money20/20
Discover Global Network will host a lounge which includes activities to engage attendees and share messaging. The lounge (#3907) is located at the entrance of the exhibition hall at Sand’s Expo Center. Additionally, you can find Discover Global Network representatives in three meeting spaces in the Venetian Convention Center and on Level 3 of the Palazzo Tower.
Executive Relationship Managers of Partnership Business Development will be floating around between the booth, meeting spaces, and scheduled appointments. If you’re interested in working with Discover Global Network, email PrepaidSolutions@Discover.com to set up a meeting before, during or after Money20/20.
During Money20/20 representatives from Discover Global Network will be participating in a series of panels and speeches which are listed below.
- Standalone Speaking Session: D-PAS Connect- Making the Physical Competitive – Jasma Ghai, Vice President of Payments Innovation
- Panel Topic: The Future of Merchant Payments – Transforming to a Digital-First Approach – Amy Parsons, Senior Vice President of Global Acceptance
- Panel Topic: Data Monetization: Nothing to Fear but Fear Itself– Akshay Kumar, Senior Vice President, Chief Data Officer
- Panel Topic: Recession Proof Lending Powered by AI – Sara Breyfogle, Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer
If you’re interested in working with Discover Global Network, email PrepaidSolutions@Discover.com to set up a meeting before, during or after Money20/20.