PARIS - Saturday, November 19th 2016 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TRUSTECH 2016 presents:
A complete panorama of the trust-based technologies industry
Laura Shin – Forbes
Jemima Kelly – Reuters
Keynote Stage: The Leaders of the Most Influential Companies in the Industry:
Nicolas Arpagian : ORANGE CYBERDEFENSE / Strategy & Public Affairs Director
Osama Bedier : POYNT / Founder & CEO
Caspar Berry : POKER PLAYER / Risk Taking & Decision Maker
June Yee Felix : VERIFONE / President Europe
Jason Lane : MASTERCARD / Executive VP Market Development Europe
Adrian Ludwig : GOOGLE / Director of Engineering & Lead Engineer, Android Security
Damien Perillat : PAYPAL / General Manager France
Didier Serodon : EUROSMART / Chairman
Kevin Slavin : MIT MEDIA LAB / Assistant Professor
J.B Straubel : TESLA MOTORS / Co-Founder & CTO
Eric Tak : ING / Global Head ING Payments Centre
Gemalto, world leader in digital security, has been an invaluable partner of the CARTES event for 10 years. In 2015 alone, Gemalto submitted over 100 innovative patent applications. In 2016, the team will be presenting, among other things, its latest LTE technology Cat M1, which will revolutionise the connectivity of the IoT.
June Yee Felix is a member of the Innovators Hall of Fame for her work in the banking industry. She is also one of the top 10 best innovators in the world according to Banking Technology News. In 2014, she took over the European chairmanship of the Verifone Group, thereby becoming one of the most influential women in the payments industry.
Damien Perillat joined PayPal in 2008 in order to lead the launch and development of the service in multiple countries. He is now the company’s General Manager for France. At TRUSTECH, he will be interviewed by Laura Shin (Forbes) about innovation in the payment industry during a fireside chat.
Mastercard is holding a pre-conference on Monday 28 November to introduce the 2016 edition. Apart from being a sponsor of the event, Mastercard will also be holding several conferences such as « The Advent of Connected Commerce » by Kiki DelVall.
A long-term partner of TRUSTECH, Ingenico will once again be present this year. The team will be participating in a roundtable on « The impact of the Internet of Things on Connected Commerce » and presenting its latest innovations at its booth.
Thales is a major operator in cybersecurity and will also be present at TRUSTECH. Thales will be part of a roundtable covering the topic: « Will the Blockchain Accelerate the Revolution in the Internet of Things? ».
Another long-term collaborator is Dermalog, a leader in biometric innovation, which, at the last edition of CARTES presented a preview of the first combined scanner for passports and digital fingerprints. This year, its CEO will be leading a conference on « A New Scanning Technology for Documents and Biometrics ».
More about TRUSTECH 2016
> 400 exhibitors and sponsors
> An event with a strong focus on Fintechs and start-ups
> An increasingly international event: 86% of companies from outside France
> First-time participation for 36% of exhibitors
> Over 40 start-ups
About TRUSTECH (Incorporating Cartes):
The event was first held over thirty years ago under the name « Cartes Secure Connexions », to promote the newborn technology of smartcards. Now it has been re-named « TRUSTECH (incorporating CARTES) », to better reflect the way the industry and the event have evolved, and its focus on trust based technologies.
The COMEXPOSIUM Group, one of the world’s leading event organizers, is involved in more than 170 B2C and B2B events across 11 different sectors, including food, agriculture, fashion, security, digital, construction, high-tech, optics and transport. Comexposium hosts more than 3 million visitors and 45,000 exhibitors in 26 countries around the world. Comexposium operates across 30+ global economic growth zones, such as: Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Korea, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK, USA.
More information and Press Pass on www.trustech-event.fr
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