Payment Realities: Today and Beyond

Many of the innovations anticipated for years are now commercialized and in production. Additional functionality from these payment innovations are in progress and expected to be implemented soon.

At the BAFT Global Payments Symposium, join payments professionals and subject matter experts as we discuss these current wave of innovation, and look ahead into what the next big payment transformation lurking in the horizon might be.

  • Thursday, July 12
  • Opening address
  • Javier Pérez-Tasso
  • Chief Executive Americas & UK
  •                             SWIFT
  • “Balanced agenda across different topics facing the payments industry today presented from diverse perspectives - banks, non-bank fintechs, regulators, market infrastructures. Good networking opportunities.”
    “The topics covered were very interesting and relevant to what's currently going on in the payments and financial services marketplace.”
    “Great content that is relevant to today's payment landscape. Great speakers with an element of fun in their presentations - good stage presence. Great networking opportunities with a good mix of attendees.”
    “This year's BAFT payments symposium is the best I had so far! Topics and speakers well selected! Very informative and relevant!”
    Hotel Information
  • New York Marriott Downtown
  • 85 West Street at Albany Street
  • New York, NY 10005
  • Phone | +1 212 385-4900
    Book your hotel online or call the number above by June 15, 2018 to avail of the special block of rooms reserved for conference attendees. Please mention “BAFT Global Payments Symposium” to receive the special rate. *Confirm deposit and cancelation information directly with hotel when making your reservation.
  • Register Today to the Global Payments Symposium!
  • Three ways to register
  • 1. Phone: Call (202) 663-5377
  • 2. Fax: Download and complete the registration form, then fax to (202) 663-7543.
  • 3. Online: Click the button below
  • Registration typeEarly Bird
    Before June 1
    After Early Bird
    Rates Apply After June 1
    Member$1,150$1,300
    Non-Member$1,600$1,750
    Government$1,050$1,050
    *Registration fee is in US dollars.
    Group Rate Special

    BAFT members receive USD$100 discount off each member registration of 5 or more, received from the same institution at the same time. Please contact events@baft.org to receive your special group rate form. Non-members and discounted registration, including speakers, sponsors, planning committee, do not qualify for the group rate.