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FinTech Connect

 5th – 6th 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

Transport Ticketing Global 2019

29th -30th 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.

Prepaid Card Compliance

The 19th National Forum on Prepaid Card Compliance

29th – 30th January, Washington DC, US

Prepaid cards have evolved into a product for the masses, and are currently the fastest-growing form of payment in the United States. To address the industry’s most pressing issues and challenges, ACI has developed its 19th National Forum on Prepaid Card Compliance, taking place in Washington, DC this January 29-30, 2019. Convene with regulatory and enforcement officials, legal and compliance experts and outside counsel specializing in prepaid card compliance who will provide you with best practices and key insights in these most uncertain times for the industry. Meet, network, and hear directly from prominent regulators and industry-leading professionals, from organizations including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JP Morgan Chase, PayPal and more. Bandwidth Recruitment members are able to redeem 10% savings on the cost of registration by using code D10-857-857BX03.

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Compliance For The Real World

31st January – 1st February 2019

Portales Corporate Center, 4800 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, Arizona, 85251, USA

Tired of those boring compliance events that deliver death by PowerPoint of dull content and offer hardly enough time for your to meaningfully network with your fellow peers? Then join us as we take a different approach to compliance at our exclusive two-day seminar, Compliance For The Real World.

We’ll show you how compliance can be a crucial element in driving your business growth and evolution, whilst doing so in a relaxed interactive setting where you’ll have numerous opportunities to speak with experts that have demonstrated real-world results. Compliance can help drive sales and increase revenue; this event will help you identify what steps you need to take to make this a reality in your organisation.

Taking a different approach to how you think about compliance, this insightful event is rich with real-life examples, interactive sessions and networking opportunities.

For more information on the event agenda and to book your place, click here.

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 7th 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

Delegates, speakers, sponsors. More details:

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…

RBI EU 2019

April  01-03, London

In 2019, the RBI EU programme is going to tell the story of how commercial banking is evolving as the influences of regulation, competition, customer behaviour and technology shape the banking landscape.  Starting with the distribution strategies that banks are using to deliver the right products through the right channels to create customer value, before focusing in on the impact that the open banking evolution is having on the sector and also looking at the technical and regulatory challenges that first movers are having to tackle.

We have recruited recognised industry leaders to share their experiences across three days of intensive discussion, case study examples, workshops and interview style sessions to ensure our delegates leave with the information they need to thrive in the open banking era.

For more information and to register click here:

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

International Banking Innovation Forum

This year we are putting together our International Banking Innovation Forum on the 13th and 14th of June in Vienna, Austria 2019 with industry experts focusing on Payment Innovations and the New EU Regulations and its impact on the Payment .

We will discuss topics such as AI and Banking ,Open Banking ,Digital Banking ,Latest trends the Banking Industry ,Best Practices on Delivering an Innovative Customer Experience ,PSD2, Fintech vs Banks ,Mobile Banking ,Blockchain Technology ,Instant Payment ,Retail Banking, Digital Banking and many important topics that are of high interest to payment professionals.

The event will include two full day of case studies, presentation with Open Panel Discussion and highly interactive Q+A Sessions to give everyone the opportunity to get involved.

Early Bird is now officially open with the opportunity of group discounts up to 30% OFF so please contact us directly at to book your seats.