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Mobile Payments Conference

September 16, 2014 09:01 ET

FIS Global Senior Vice President of Money Movement Solutions, Peter Gordon, to Deliver Keynote Address at Mobile Payments Conference 2014

Financial Services, Mobile Commerce Industry Pioneer to Address Need for Real-Time Network for Non Card-Based Mobile Payments

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Sep 16, 2014) -  Mobile Marketing & Technology today announced that Peter Gordon, senior vice president of Money Movement Solutions, FIS Global, the World's largest global provider dedicated to banking and payments technologies, will deliver a keynote address titled, 'The need for a New Real-time Network for Mobile Payments', at 3:15 PM on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at the upcoming Mobile Payments Conference Fall 2014 (@MPCEVENT), taking place October 6-8, 2014, in Chicago, IL. 

Peter Gordon has 25 years of experience in financial services. In his current position he supports the strategic direction, profitability and long-range growth of the Money Movement Solutions group, and is responsible for cultivating PayNet, the industry's first global real-time non-card based payments network for domestic and international money movement.

"Through traditional ACH methods, consumer payments can take days to process depending upon their destination," said Peter Gordon, FIS Global SVP of Money Movement Solutions.

"During my presentation, I will articulate the overwhelming need and demand for a real-time global, non card-based money movement network that provides real-time access to deposit accounts while enabling instant authorization of transactions. Once accepted, digital payments and mobile will be simplified; real-time verification of funds availability benefitting both the consumer and the financial institution which will experience lower fees and less risk."

Prior to joining FIS, Peter was a Partner at eCom Advisors, which was sold to FIS in April of 2010. Peter also served as Senior Vice President of the Direct Bank for RBS Citizens, where he was responsible for online banking, bill payment and the bank's Web and phone banking channels. He is a Founder and Board Member of First Commons Bank which is a nationally charted that opened in Newton, MA on September 14, 2009 which has grown from $0 to over $275M in assets.

WHO: Peter Gordon, FIS Global SVP of Money Movement Solutions

WHAT: The need for a New Real-time Network for Mobile Payments

WHERE: Mobile Payments Conference Fall 2014, Chicago, IL

WHEN: 3:15 PM, Tuesday, October 7, 2014

http://www.mobilepaymentconference.com

The Mobile Payments Conference Fall 2014 will bring together retail, financial services and technology experts to discuss the industry's hottest topics, including the latest retail and mobile platforms and standards shaping this exploding industry, which is predicted by Gartner to grow by nearly $500 billion in the next three years.

From Bitcoins and PCI compliance to Near Field Communication and the mobile platform wars, this event will help both end-users and service providers separate fact from hype as they look to adopt the best business strategies.

"We are honored to have someone as tenured and globally recognized as one of the Mobile Payment industry's true pioneers, participating in the upcoming Mobile Payments Conference," said Mobile Payments Conference Executive Director, Marla Ellerman. "The Fall 2014 Conference will feature the foremost retail and financial services industry executives who will share their expertise on the future of mobile in retail, SoLoMo, and marketing, as well as provide insight that helps to forecast how these developments will affect the retail and mobile landscape."

Agenda topics will include:

  • Retail
  • SoLoMo Payment
  • EMV
  • iBeacon
  • Consumer Conversation Strategy
  • MDM (Mobile Device Management)
  • Enabling Consumers
  • International Mobility
  • Content Management Solutions
  • Point to Point Encryption (P2PE)
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
    • Data Security
    • Processing Basics
    • Mobile Payments
    • Regulatory Compliance
    • The Omni-Channel Experience

The Mobile Payments Conference Fall 2014 will convene the foremost experts to discuss pressing issues affecting both consumer and retail constituencies.

Please contact Marla Ellerman at 602-315-8808: marla@mmtmagonline.com, for information regarding exhibit and sponsorship opportunities.

Analyst and media inquiries, or to register as a member of the press for the event, please contact Mostafa Razzak, JMRConnect at 202-904-2048 or m.razzak@jmrconnect.net

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About Mobile Payments Conference
The Mobile Payments Conference (@MPCEVENT) is the industry's leading mobile commerce event, which convenes executives across the globe from all parts of the mobile commerce ecosystem. 2014 marks the seventh Mobile Payments Conference that Mobile Marketing & Technology will produce. For additional information, please visit http://www.mobilepaymentconference.com.

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