Network International's 8th User Conference took place in Bangkok, Thailand from 3rd to 5th February, 2015. As with the previous editions, this event was aimed at spreading awareness and understanding of industry norms and innovations taking place amongst our merchants and other financial institutions.
Held under the theme ‘Pinnacle of Excellence’, the User Conference was an ideal platform for industry specialists and our partners to share their journey to excellence with one another, whilst also creating constructive networking opportunities for them.
Diners Club International is owned by Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS), a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Established in 1950, Diners Club International became the first multi-purpose charge card in the world, launching a financial revolution in how consumers and companies pay for products and services. Today, Diners Club is a globally-recognized brand serving the payment needs of select and affluent consumers, offering access to more than 550 airport lounges worldwide, and providing corporations and small business owners with a complete array of expense management solutions. With acceptance in more than 185 countries and territories, millions of merchant locations and access to more than 1 million cash access locations and ATMs, Diners Club, as a strategic partner of the Discover Global Network, is uniquely qualified to serve its card members all over the world.
Planet Payment, a long-term partner of Network International both in the UAE and globally, provides international customers with the choice to pay in the currency they understand best – their own. With Pay In Your Currency® (PYC), Planet Payment’s dynamic currency conversion solution, businesses can earn additional profit margin on each PYC transaction – reducing processing costs, all while continuing to be paid in their local currency.
FEXCO is Ireland’s most successful multinational financial and business solutions provider, with operations across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, North America, Latin America and Australasia. FEXCO is now a leading independent global provider of foreign exchange and payment services to acquiring banks, PSPs, airlines, duty free merchants, hospitality, education, transport, gaming and retail partners worldwide.
Marshal Equipment and Trading has served the needs of the regional payments industry for 35 years. Headquartered in Dubai, Marshal began as the first providers of point of sale and smart card solutions in the Middle East and has grown to become the premier regional provider of innovative and industry-leading services. It has the privilege of serving a diverse and prestigious client portfolio working with industry leaders in banking, financial services, retail, petroleum and transportation.
Oberthur Technologies is a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space. OT has always been at the heart of mobility, from the first smart cards to the latest contactless payment technologies which equip millions of smartphones. Present in the Payment, Telecommunications and Identity markets, OT offers end-to-end solutions in the Smart Transactions, Mobile Financial Services, Machine-to-Machine, Digital Identity and Transport & Access Control fields. OT employs over 6 000 employees worldwide, including 600 R&D people. With more than 50 sales offices across 5 continents and 10 facilities, OT’s international network serves clients in 140 countries.
FICO (NYSE: FICO) is a leading analytics software company, helping businesses in 80+ countries make better decisions that drive higher levels of growth, profitability and customer satisfaction. The company’s groundbreaking use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries.