Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) will see the launch of the new look Retailer Payments Theatre, sponsored by Amazon Payments. Retailer attendees to the payments stream of the RBTE Conference programme will see a radical overhaul to previous years approach with a programme that has been created specifically for the event's merchant audience.
A wide range of topics will be covered. Mark Lewis, Head of Omnichannel Programmes at John Lewis and Martyn Osborne from PCMS will discuss how tablets have been deployed in-store to enhance the customer shopping experience and allow partners to improve the service they can provide to customers.
James Cox, Chief Operating Officer and Group Finance Director, The Dune Group and Alan Crowther, WorldPay will discuss 'Retailers: Making a Compelling Case for New Payment Methods', while Mark Beresford , Director, Edgar, Dunn & Company and Fintan Byrne, TNS, will be addressing 'Changing Times: Trends in the Payments Value Chain'.
In addition to the presentations, industry experts including Neira Jones, Partner, Accourt; Gill Woodcock, Director of Certification Programs, PCI Security Standards Council; David Baker, Head of Card Payment Innovations Unit, The UK Cards Association; Adrian Kamellard , Chief Executive, Payments Council; Brian Kilcourse, Managing Partner, RSR Research and Patricia Bateson, Vice President / Senior Business Leader Mobile POS, MasterCard will be taking in Panel Discussions focusing on Data Security, Innovations, Mobile Payments and Payments Industry initiatives Matt Bradley, Event Director, RBTE, said, "We've put an ever great focus on payments at RBTE 2014. Since its launch three years ago RBTE with its strong focus on payments has been the leading merchant facing payments exhibition with 60+ retail payments specialists exhibiting and a dedicated payments conference theatre as part of its overall offering. We've worked closely with our payments steering committee to ensure the payments element of the RBTE conference programme delivers exactly the right content for its retailer audience."
RBTE is held on March 11th & 12th 2014 at London's Earls Court. Visit www.rbtexpo.com to register for your free fast track badge.