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Tech. brought to you by Retail Week & World Retail Congress

12th-13th September 2018, London

Tech. is the only event where retailers, tech suppliers, start-ups, investors and analysts join forces to work out how they will not only survive the digital revolution, but nail it. At Tech. the most disruptive thinkers are put under the spotlight – from the companies that are revolutionising their industries, to the tech firms creating the most innovative of products.

Bringing together more than 2,500 people and 180+ speakers from 800+ companies, Tech. is the biggest, boldest and best event for digital leaders in retail and the smartest minds in technology to shape the future of the industry.

2018 Speakers include:

  • Martin Brok, President – EMEA, Starbucks
  • Anne Marie Neatham, Chief Operations Officer, Ocado Technology
  • Tom, Robot, MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group
  • Dave palmer, Director of Technology, Darktrace
  • Adrienne Gormley, Vice President of Global Customer Experience & Head of EMEA, Dropbox
  • Suju Rajan, VP& Head of Research, Criteo Labs
  • Richard Blown, Head of Innovation, Hermes Innovation Lab
  • Rebecca Salsbury, Head of Product, Audience Platform & Deputy Director, BBC

Festival passes to Tech. start from £700, choose your pass here and by using the promo code BANDWIDTHTECH30 save 30% off the current ticket price.

World Digital Banking Summit

13th – 14th September 2018, Amsterdam

World Digital Banking Summit is a 2-day event designed for banking, financial services and FinTech professionals to discuss latest innovations, trends and challenges in digital banking. This summit will delve into banking transformation, mobile payment evolution and strategies of how to meet modern customers’ needs driving the revenue growth. Through profound case studies and interactive sessions, our expert-speakers from leading companies will provide you with their insights on how to adopt changes, implement technologies and enhance customer satisfaction.

For more details and to register CLICK HERE

PIF AGM & Summit 2018, 19-20 September, Lainston House, Winchester


Now in its twelfth year, our flagship event brings together organisations from the high-growth prepaid and fintech sectors to explore the opportunities and the future for the industry.

Hear how prepaid has become a driving force for innovation in financial services, how new and revised regulation is shaping the sector and gain valuable insights from industry leaders, innovators and influencers.

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Join us at MoneyLIVE: Lending 2018 for a day full of strategic discussions set to shed light on what the future holds for lending in years to come. With two stages, 20+ speakers and the full spectrum of financial services represented, this year’s event is set to be bigger and better than ever before!

From open APIs and enhanced digital experiences to SME product innovation and mortgage transformation, MoneyLIVE: Lending 2018 will take you on a journey to uncover the challenges and opportunities facing lenders in an ever-evolving banking landscape.

With digital innovations on the rise, changing consumer behaviours and expectations, and a competitive open banking landscape to face, it is now more important than ever for senior professionals to unite and strategize for an inspiring future ahead; the possibilities are endless!


09-10 October 2018

The Business Design Centre, London, UK

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Join the payments community at PayExpo, the UK’s leading payments technology conference which returns for its sixth year on 9th and 10th October in a new central location – the Business Design Centre. Moments from the city and at the heart of London’s Silicon Roundabout start-up community, there is no better place to host this key gathering on the industry calendar. Renowned for its engaging content driven agenda, the conference will now feature dedicated streams for both retail and gaming payments through partnerships with both ICE London and the Internet Retailing Conference.

The aim of the conference is not only to bring together the payments community who shape the industry today but also to help support and promote the businesses of the future.  Join us this October to share knowledge and rub shoulders with the leaders, disruptors and innovators driving change in payments.

2018 speakers include:

  • Guy Douek, Global Head of Payments, Gett
  • Laura McCraken, Head of Financial Services & Payments Partnerships, Northern Europe, Facebook
  • Imran Gulamhuseinwala, Implementation Trustee, Open Banking Implementation Entity
  • Matt Cox, Head of Open Banking, Nationwide Building Society
  • James Done, Travel Money Director, Thomas Cook Money
  • Anne Boden, CEO, Starling Bank

Book today using the code BWR20 for a 20% discount on your pass.

Free passes are available for retailers & other merchants, gaming operators, banks, government, regulators and start-ups.

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The Emerging Payments Awards will be back on 10th October 2018 at The Hilton, Park Lane, London, celebrating innovation and collaboration in emerging payments by recognising companies that have made significant advances in how we pay today.

The winners are announced in style at a glittering ceremony attended by 700 of the industry’s most senior opinion-formers and decision-makers.

20 award categories have been announced and will reflect what is trending in emerging and alternative payments. Submissions open on 19th February 2018 – 23rd April 2018.

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InternetRetailing Conference 2018 – Dare to Re:Generate Retail


Retail is re-structuring, re-formatting, re-skilling and re-connecting with consumers. Re-launching for 2018, InternetRetailing Conference brings together 800+ retail board members, C-level executives and directors for a breath-taking day of inspiration and collaboration.


The conference’s unrivalled format rejects stale PowerPoint presentations – instead it encourages peer-to-peer learning and board-level collaboration to enable ideas to flourish and innovation to be fostered. Be immersed in the latest challenges and opportunities in the world of retail in 2018, from re-skilling the workforce, fast delivery and the role of the store in the multichannel world. Meet our head-turning speaker line-up featuring Alibaba, Harrods, ASDA, Hotter, amongst 50+ others. Form lasting connections, share insight and help share retail’s future. Join the retail revolution on October 11th in London.

For more information and to register click here

Private Banker International Global Wealth Summit and Awards 2018

Date: 12th October 2018

Location: Singapore


Private Banker International Global Wealth Summit and Awards brings together the worldwide leading Private Banks and Wealth Management Companies to address key industry issues in the daytime Summit and celebrate the leading sector initiatives in the evening during an Awards Gala Dinner.

This prestigious, leading industry event has been celebrating the best and most innovative institutions and projects for 27 years and is hosted by the renowned publication Private Banker International. The 2018 event will take a deeper look into core themes including proposition differentiation in the face of new disruptive competitors, customer engagement now and in the transfer of wealth, practical digital integration all in the setting of regulatory compliance.

Money20/20 – October 21-24, 2018

The Venetian, Las

Money20/20 USA is 2018’s most anticipated Payments and FinTech event. It’s where the Payments, Commerce and Financial Technology ecosystem unites to create and revolutionize the disruptive ways in which consumers and businesses manage, spend, invest, protect, share and borrow money.

In 2017, we drew 11,500+ leaders, speakers, and disruptors to Vegas for the most productive four days on the industry calendar. Each year, we immerse attendees in groundbreaking learnings, unparalleled networking opportunities, and the chance to be a catalyst of change at the epicentre of the revolution our industry is facing.

As this increasingly complex industry grows and develops, Money20/20 continues to be the place where business happens; it’s where collaboration is fostered, helping individuals and organizations of all sizes achieve their goals and grow. It’s a truly unique experience that unites leaders to drive change in the future of money – and 2018 will be no exception.

Money20/20 US will be held in Las Vegas, October 21-24, 2018.


NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum 2018

22-23 of October 2018 – Stanhope Hotel, Brussels


The 5th NPF & Regtech Leaders Forum is the premier conference and business platform targeted at European financial services and financial technology leaders, focusing on digital transformation, technology, and innovation within the industry.

Bringing together chief experts, regulators, solution providers and senior representatives from across the payments industry in an intimate and dynamic event format.

This two-day event is the perfect opportunity to connect and interact with influential leaders, future partners, and clients in an exclusive setting, offering dynamic challenger sessions, worldclass keynotes and stimulating panel discussions across the most principal topics aimed to inspire real solutions and change in fintech, regtech and paytech.

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2018 Customer Expo

Nashville – October 24th-26th

The 2018 Customer Expo will focus on all aspects of the customer journey, including an exploration of crucial audiences both internal and external. Through a robust slate of best-in-class speakers and interactive discussions, actionable case studies, and proven world class technology suppliers, attendees will learn about the latest theories, best practices, relevant case studies, emerging trends, and strategies that drive measurable behavioral change and quantifiable results.


Market leaders will be sharing their experiences and insights on customer retention strategies and trends, technologies and solutions to aid their organization on the customer journeys.

The ability to understand the unique expectations of customers is more important now than ever. Customer Expo will give you insights on how to transform your relationship with consumers, both today and going forward.

Creating increasingly relevant, personal, and customized experiences to build sustainable bonds with customers is what will set your brand apart from the competition. From the first touch point to the most recent, these experiences are vital to elevating the experience, using data and actionable insight in a more simple and manageable manner, leading your customers down the path of engagement, and allowing for long-term mutually beneficial relationships and brand advocacy on the journey to loyalty.

Save 20% with our unique discount code – BandwidthCE2018


MoneyLIVE: Private Banking & Wealth Management 2018  will shed light on a variety of key issues, giving you exclusive insights from industry leaders who will tackle a range of topics from evolving client demands and fast-paced technological developments, to ESG product innovation and rocky economies. In such a competitive landscape, can you afford to miss out?

Join over 150 senior professionals in November and be part of the conversation, get ahead of your competition and grow your professional network at the industry’s most anticipated event.

6th Annual Payments Awards – organised by FStech and Retail Systems

Deadline for entries: 19 July 2018

 Now in their 6th successful year, the Payments Awards recognise card and payments excellence and innovation. Winning entries come from those companies, individuals and organisations who have launched and/or implemented the most outstanding payments solutions, initiatives and projects during the past year. This year we are introducing three new categories:

Personal Finance App of the Year
Best Use of Biometrics
PSD2 or Open Banking Initiative of the Year

View the full list of categories and entry criteria.

 Follows us for updates @PaymentsAwards #PaymentsAwards


  • Stand out against the competition.
  • Reward employees and motivate your team.
  • Leverage your marketing – through PR and increased brand awareness.
  • Attract talent.
  • An opportunity to celebrate.
  • If you are shortlisted your company logo will feature at the awards ceremony attended by hundreds of the leading names in the industry.


The Payments Awards winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 14 November 2018 at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square. The awards provide a great way to recognise and reward staff for their hard work, catch up with friends in the industry, and to develop client relationships.

International Conferences & Trainings will hosts it 2nd Annual International Payment Forum on the 22rd and 23rd of November in Austria, Vienna.

This year the event is put together with industry experts focusing on New EU Regulations and on Payment Innovations to see its impact on the Payment Industry today and how Banks can benefit from them which is the main reason our conference will have presentations both from the European Payment Council and The European Banking Authority alongside several case studies.

Our Elite Speaker Line-Up will be presenting on topics such as PSD2 (Revised Payment Service Directive) Open Banking as an API, Instant Payment, Blockchain technology, Digital Banking, Fintech vs Banks Mobile Banking Cybersecurity, Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AML),  The proposed draft Regulatory Technical Standards and many other interesting topics.

Early Bird tickets are now available for more information please contact us at

Join us in Vienna and share your expertise with your peers and join us for a FREE walking tour in Vienna with the last stop at the Famous X -Mass Market.

Main Conference: 26th – 27th November 2018
Workshop: 28th November 2018

Radisson Blu Portman,

Payments International is the meeting place for banks, regulators, corporate treasurers, payments disruptors and other key industry members.

In 2018, we will focus on how PSD2 and Open Banking are changing the payments landscape as well as the disruption and possibilities brought about by new technologies such as Blockchain and AI. This year’s agenda includes a specialist stream dedicated to security in payments as well as a renewed focus on cross-border issues.

Key Themes to be covered in 2018 include:

·         Technological Disruption in Payments
·         Trends in Cross-Border Payments & International Trade
·         The Concerns of Corporate Treasurers
·         Security in Payments

This year’s programme will also include a keynote address by the European Banking Authority (EBA): 10 months after PSD2 Day – An update from the EBA

With a clear focus on quality, our exclusive speaker line-up at Payments International 2018 will provide an unparalleled platform for professionals in the payments arena to learn, meet, mingle, establish and reinforce business relationships.

Bandwidth Recruitment readers can also claim a 10% discount. To claim your discount simply quote your VIP Code: FKM63627BRWL when making your registration. Early bird savings are also available so make sure you reserve your place today.

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MoneyLIVE Summit 2018

26th – 27th November, London

A premier forum for all of Europe’s leading banks to explore the future of retail banking. Two days, 3 stages, 400+ attendees: MoneyLIVE Summit brings gives you the chance to network with banking mavericks and be inspired by more than 80+ game changers in the banking industry. With 3 stages covering everything from the Bank of the Future, to applications in AI, to FinTech partnerships and more, this conference covers everything you need to make a real impact on the industry.

Why attend?

  • Three stages worth of content so you can curate your schedule and personalise your conference experience
  • Meet 80+ of the most exciting speakers working in banking across Europe and beyond today
  • Exclusive, not to be missed insights from e-commerce giants, Amazon and Rakuten
  • If FinTech is your thing, we’ve dedicated an entire stage to it for the first time this year!
  • Unrivalled networking opportunities with 400+ attendees

For more information and to register CLICK HERE


The Open Mobile Summit (November 27th-28th) is the biggest event in America for digital product UX design and engagement executives. With the digital ecosystem expanding and consumers moving beyond just mobile it is crucial for brands to deliver seamless multi-platform experiences and personalize interactions for their customers.


C-Suite, VP’s and Heads of Product, UX Design, Technology, Engagement, Strategy and Innovation will gather to discuss the latest innovations and trends currently being deployed in digital strategies. Topics to be discussed include;

– Operating across multiple platforms

– Personalizing experiences

– Innovations and emerging technology

– Engaging consumers in an increasingly fragmented landscape

– Artificial Intelligence

– Enhancing internal technology capabilities

– Designing a seamless multi-platform experience

Hear from the US’s most innovative brands including Uber, Tesla, TGI Fridays, Bumble, Western Union and more!

Save $200 off registration, use discount code: Bandwidth200


Marketplace Lending & Alternative Financing SummitMonarch Beach Resort, Dana Point, CA- November 28th-30th, 2018

The Summit is an educational forum designed for investors, issuers, platforms, underwriters, banks rating agencies, lawyers, service providers, accountant, and other related industry professionals. At this conference learn and network with industry leaders to gain insight on the newest techniques to maximize returns and reduce risk exposure in this growing area of marketplace lending. Explore an in-depth review of the current landscape and what’s to come in addition to hearing about rating agency methodology, legal, tax and structural considerations which will provide attendees with the tools necessary to stay one step ahead of their competitors.

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FinTech Connect

 5 – 6 December 2018 ExCeL, London

Now in its 4th year, FinTech Connect is established as the UK’s largest and fastest growing financial trade show. Following a record year in 2017 with 3719 attendees from 1800 companies, this year’s show promises to be bigger and better than ever, with 5,000+ attendees across 2 jam-packed days, 250+ industry leading speakers,175+ exhibitors, 50 tech demos and 6 dedicated conferences.

Register for a free Visitor pass, or use our code Bandwidth10 to save on your Full Pass! Click here to register

The Card & Payment Awards 2019

The Card & Payments Awards recognise customer service, excellence and innovation in the UK and Irish card and payments industry and are judged by an independent panel of industry experts.

The Awards are open in different categories to credit, debit, prepaid and charge card issuers, co-brands, merchant acquirers and other payment service organisations in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

After a rigorous entry and judging process the Awards culminate in a prestigious Black Tie and Dinner at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. The next Awards will be celebrated on Thursday 7 February 2019. This impressive evening is the only networking event of its kind in Europe and provides a superb opportunity to socialise with and meet some of the key players in the industry.

Visit for more information about entering a category and booking tables.

MPE 2019 (Merchant Payments Ecosystem) conference & exhibition

Date& Venue: February 19th -21st,  2019, InterContinental Hotel, Berlin, Germany

MPE is the Europe’s largest retail and e-commerce merchant payments acceptance conference & exhibition.

MPE connects key decision makers from merchants, acquirers, PSPs, payment processors, schemes, regulators, gateways, POS HW/SW solution providers and FinTechs from 40+ countries.

MPE covers the latest technologies, trends & business models of merchant payment acceptance, checkout & conversion, fraud & security and customer shopping experience..

1000+ attendees, including 200+ merchants and 400+ acquiring banks & PSPs will network in a cozy atmosphere of 5-star hotel and get inspiration from 150+ TOP industry speakers, 70+ solution providers showcasing cutting edge payments & POS solutions..

Request the Agenda & register with the early bird discount rate 30% off, please visit here:

UKGCVA Conference ’19 – The Future is Now

The Gift Card flagship industry event of the year returns to London for two full interactive days of panels, talks, debates, case studies and the very best networking opportunities.  Early bird rates held until midnight on 5 November ‘18. As the Gift Card industry continues to grow, discover what will help B2B & B2C channels thrive; how new advancements in technology will shape how consumers engage with industry propositions, and gain the latest insights from our follow-up ‘State of the Nation’ consumer research study. Workshops and discussions will focus on analysis of current industry trends, legislation and VAT headwinds. Also, the latest techniques and best practices against fraud and cyber security threats from across the globe. Day 1 Welcome drinks reception for all delegates.  UKGCVA Conference 2019 welcomes members & non-members from right across the global gift card community. Book today to ensure you don’t miss out!

Sponsorship, advertising and exhibitor opportunities are now available. Email for more information.

For more information about the UKGCVA and how to join please visit or email

“Innovation and adaptation versus disruptive challenges in fraud risk management and crime prevention”

Fraud & Financial Crime Conference Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th March 2019 in London

Grange Hotel Tower Bridge for payments industry financial crime, fraud prevention and risk management professionals.

 The 4th industrial revolution is dramatically changing the world we live in. Payments are at the heart of the revolution. Big data, cybersecurity, cloud, internet of things, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, all are impacting our industry. The challenges for payments strategists, risk managers and financial crime prevention specialists are immense.

Our expert panel of speakers will contribute strategic thinking, case study insights, commercial experience and technical updates. They will inform, educate and entertain about new tech and solutions. Hear their analysis about financial crime, fraud and regulation – key priorities and views on what’s next.

An important two days investment to update your knowledge base. An excellent opportunity to think outside of the conventional and challenge your understanding. Excellent networking in a high-quality conference venue. The packed agenda nevertheless includes regular breaks and opportunities to interact with other delegates and the speakers.

Quote: Bandwidth for 10% discount, further 10% for 2 or more delegates

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FStech Awards 2019

 Now in their 19th year, the FStech Awards recognise excellence and innovation in the field of information technology within the UK and EMEA financial services sector. This year we’re introducing a new category, recognising and rewarding the Cryptocurrency Innovation of the Year. The entries will be judged by an independent panel of highly experienced judges, with the winners being announced at the awards ceremony and gala dinner on the 21st March 2019 at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square.

The deadline for entries is the 23 November 2018.

For the latest news and updates follow us @FStechAwards #FStechAwards

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TechNOVA: AI in Financial Services brings together senior representatives from established businesses, as well as exciting new technology players, from across financial services. From banks to start-ups and insurers to investors, the conference will give you the opportunity to explore the everyday implications of AI, discover implementation how-to’s and learn how to adapt your AI strategy to the changing customer.

We have case studies from leading AI players including Tinkoff Bank, Topdanmark, Exo Investing, and Friendsurance, giving you important insights on how to streamline operations and benefit your customers. Save yourself time by cutting out the experimental stage and take inspiration from these studies that have proven to be effective!

Join us in March 2019 to hear from the most relevant and high-level speakers from across retail banking, insurance and capital markets. With focused stages including customer engagement, overcoming silos, and data management we have everything you need to develop AI in a competitive environment.

2019 speakers include: Chair of the AI Committee, House of Lords, Head of AI, Santander, Chief Digital Customer Experience Officer, Tinkoff Bank, Chief Executive Officer, Exo Investing, Head of Group Machine Learning & Group RPA, Topdanmark, Principal Data Scientist of AI and Machine Learning, Direct Line Group, Policy Manager, Financial Conduct Authority and many more…

Check out our website for the full speaker list, agenda, and just some of last year’s attendees…

The 3rd annual National Technology Awards – celebrating the pioneers of technology and encouraging excellence.

16th May 2019

The National Technology Awards are the most comprehensive celebration of technology in the year, organised by National Technology News. The awards celebrate the pioneers of new technology and help drive standards and encourage excellence. This year we’ve introduced two new categories: the RegTech Project of the Year award and the Technology for Good Award. There are a total of 32 categories to choose from, spanning from projects to innovation, companies and their people, as well as sector specific solutions. The awards are free to enter, and you can enter as many categories as you like.

The National Technology Awards 2019 are supported by Bandwidth Recruitment, BCS The Chartered Insitute for IT, and the Digital Transformation Expo Europe.

For the latest news and updates follow us @NTechAwards #NationalTechAwards

Transport Ticketing Global 2019

29-30 January 2019
Old Billingsgate, London

Transport Ticketing Global is the largest public transport event focused on smart ticketing, passenger information systems and smart cities, attracting over 900 transport professionals from transport operators, local authorities and smart transport solution providers from over 50 countries.

Pertinent and engaging conference sessions
Featuring a three-theatre conference, the event explores a global vision for intelligent, interconnected, inclusive and cost effective public transport with high-level keynote speakers, case studies from transport innovators, in-depth analysis and panel discussions.

Meet leading technology providers
The event provides a first-hand view of the latest technologies on display in the 80-stand exhibition hall. View the event sponsors and exhibitors here.

Join the industry’s most influential bodies, at the World’s largest and most exciting dedication event for smart transport.

Commercial partners can use the code BWR20 for a 20% discount on the standard ticket price – Register here.

FREE PASSES are available for Transport Operators, Government & Local Authorities

Event Partners include:
Transport for London, NFC Forum, Rail Industry Association (RIA), South West Smart Applications, Urban Transport Group, OSPT Alliance, Calypso Networks Association, Rail Delivery Group and Consult Hyperion.