European Card Acquiring Forum

Strategic event for card acquiring professionals, acquiring banks, independent acquirers, merchants, schemes, processors, psp's, consultants and solution providers...

Your  VOICE  at  ECAF  enhances...
the space for a pan-European discussion, reaching the highest level and standards, enabling the exchange of views and confrontation of different perspectives. The ECAF is an excellent meeting ground for both knowledge and business seeking organizations active in card market. The meeting represents one of the most respected card-related events with excellent media coverage. Our speakers are regularly cited in professional articles and important topical event outcomes serve as source material for prestigious world and European magazines. Important ideas impacting the entire card industry as well as strategic company announcements are often presented at the Forum.

our  CARE  for  CONTENT  providing...
an unbiased look at the card industry. For the 4th consecutive year, ECAF represents a truly independent senior-level networking platform putting together community of card professionals from Europe and beyond. The meeting only provides indifferent and undistorted information, mirroring the actual happening within the payment area.

more  CONSISTENCY  in TOPICS  ensuring...
ECAF‘s yearly progress in  delivering more comprehensive program addressing strategic and day-to-day issues of the entire acquiring value chain. From legal framework development and strategic planning to commercial utilization and operational realization, the event strives to cover all relevant business aspects.

proven by senior industry executives in charge of all types of card acquiring programs, regularly visiting the ECAF. The conference is attended by merchants, acquiring banks, independent acquirers, schemes, processors, psp‘s, consultants, solution providers and others. Growing base of our attendees proves the overall quality of the event.

REPUTATION & TRUST: ECAF 2010, 2009 and 2008 sold out!!!
The entire European card industry in one place for 3 days


  • Brand new content
    with more networking opportunities!

  • High profile strategic discussions featuring industry leaders

  • Brainstorming
    in smaller working groups

  • Acquiring banks 28%
  • Global Merchants 8%
  • Processors 15%
  • Schemes and regulators 5%
  • Solution providers 30%
  • Payment service providers 6%
  • Industry experts 8%

  • 300+ participants
  • 50+ high profile speakers
  • 19 sponsors
  • 19 exhibitors
Platinum Sponsor
First Data
Gold Sponsor
Silver Sponsors
Visa Trustwave Innovalue Discover Financial Services Six Pay VeriFone Tieto Welcome Real-time OpenWay RS2 Compass Plus Retail Decisions PayFair
Bronze Sponsor
inpay Alaric SecurityMetrics Inform HPS Hypercom VocaLink point international
Document Insert Sponsors
SIA-SSB First Annapolis

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