Major telecoms carriers AT&T and Verizon, payment providers Capital One and MasterCard, along with industry analysts Yankee Group and Strategy Analytics will all be present giving their varied expertise at the mobile payments event and conference at Apps World North America, on February 7-8 at Moscone Center West, San Francisco. There’s a huge race on for mind and market share in the mobile payments space, with banks, operators, platform owners and card issuers all fighting for a piece of the action. The one-day mobile payments event will be of interest to anyone looking to incorporate a payments solution, in both the enterprise and consumer spheres.
Highlights of the first day’s track will include a panel on understanding the market opportunity and challenges for payment acceptance apps lead by CreditCall‘s Sian Bosley with expert contribution from MasterCard, PayPal and Intuit. Other must-see discussions include Michael De Jongh, mobile billing and content at MACH, examining the threat of OTT players in mobile payments; Jeppe Dorff, head of transaction services at Rogers Communications, looking at challenges with implementing NFC infrastructure; and a panel on the overall mobile payment ecosystem featuring contributions from representatives of Wells Fargo, AT&T Mobility and Verizon among others. To find out on how to register for the mobile payments event at Apps World please click here.