The 1st European Home Improvement Forum 2010 will look at post-crisis opportunities in the European do-it-yourself (DIY) sector. The latest data from the sector will be discussed along with new business strategies and innovative retail formats.
Agenda 0900 0930 Registration and coffee 0930 - 1015 Keynote: European Payments Landscape SEPA Cards Framework Update TBC European Payments Council 1015 1100 Bankers from Venus, Processors from Mars Peter Jones, Managing Director Payment Systems Europe 1130 1200 Collaboration in Fraud Prevention Tom Donlea, Executive Director Merchant Risk Council
With the uptake of contactless payment increasing exponentially it is fast becoming the payment method of choice. Simplicity and efficiency have moved contactless payment from the sidelines to a ubiquitous payment mechanism. SMis 8th Annual Contactless Cards and Payments conference will shine a spotlight on the market and offer new insights into this rapidly advancing technology.
The workshop will be held in Birmingham on 10 March at the Lakeside Conference Centre. The workshop will feature presentations from the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply, the former business continuity manager at Nokia, and case studies from three sectors: financial services, retail and local government.
The UK Gift Card & Voucher Association (UKGCVA) will be holding its annual conference in partnership with UK prepaid services company, PrePay Solutions. The event will showcase all the major players in the UK gift voucher and gift card industry, worth over £3.2 billion. Attendance is crucial for anyone that has an interest in vouchers, gift cards and stored value solutions, whether they are new to the market or highly experienced.
When CallCenterWorld, Europes largest contact centre conference and exhibition, opens its doors again in Berlin on 8 February 2010, the organisers expect again around 250 exhibitors and 7,500 visitors from around the world.
IFSEC, the worlds largest annual security event, returns to provide security installers, manufacturers, distributors, IT integrators, end users and consultants with a platform to keep up to date with the ever-changing developments of the global security industry.
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