The Merchant Payments Ecosystem (MPE) gathered delegates, exhibitors and sponsors where together brought more than 900 attendees, 300 C-Level executives, 135 speakers along 70 sponsors and exhibitors mainly from western Europe. These metrics made MPE 2018 event their biggest success compared to previous years. Hot topics included if We are officially living in the PSD2 era and GDPR is it just around the corner? Or If there is a better opportunity than now to talk about Data which enables cutting edge technologies such as Omni-channel offerings, artificial intelligence or just enhancing the user experience.
On its 5th edition, the Retail Forum had the chance to offer 200 speakers and more than 2000 participants. On this edition, the topics covered went from redesigning in-store experiences for the user experience to Omni-Chanel transformation. Demtech representatives attended to the event to perceive new trends, check the Spanish environment in the retail sector, observe new competitors to understand what are they doing compared to Demtech client’s portfolio and finally create relationships with targeted retailers.
Spain most and biggest business networking event attracted 25% more participants and about 400 high role executives compared to the previous year. The event was held in Sitges in Barcelona. Demtech representatives highlighted the format of this event as the most effective way to build stronger networks in comparison to other traditional events. This was due the activities that the event itself have built in order give the possibility to each participant to meet their desired targets.
The key strength of the event was based on the e-Commerce sector where Demtech had the possibility to increase client’s business expansion and to settle their expected targets primarily on the telecommunication sector.
The GSMA Mobile World Congress is the most important event worldwide on Research and Development and vogue releases on wireless devices. Also is Demtech International most waited event due to the value that adds to our technological roots. This event has landed for its 12th Consecutive time in the city of Barcelona, Spain.
Demtech delegates took the chance to listen to the most admired speakers worldwide into this field about their thoughts on wireless technology and how will change the environment where its applied. During the 4 days, Demtech representatives worked as their client’s representatives closing deals and obtaining exciting projects that leaves always this marvellous event.
The Madrid Mobile Summit focused into the app/games/adtech ecosystems. Is the European edition of the Israel Mobile Summit also known as Mobile Monetization Summit where Demtech had the opportunity to create relationships with app marketers, publishers, developers, start-ups and Venture Capitalists.
On its Second version, covering about 60,000 mt2 Barcelona Games World hosted the most renowned videogame event of Spain and one of the most important in Europe. Demtech had the opportunity to see new insights and trends of the upcoming releases in all platforms available, delegates covering the event mentioned that the event went beyond their expectations. They had the opportunity to set meetings with videogame developers from Spain and Europe in first instance representing our clients’ brands and following attracting customers by our key success factors within our industry.
The event hosted renowned speakers such as Amazon worldwide Vice President Werner Vogels or Mike lynch founder of Invoke Capital with 500M€ investment portfolio in startups founded by Europe’s most successful technological entrepreneurs.
The event hosted more than 100 relevant start-ups out of the 3,500 that applied to be included in the event where 47% are from Spain and the rest comes from more than 70 nationalities.
Demtech showed up to understand the value creation from these outstanding startups and to participate on 1-to-1 meetings representing our client’s portfolio. Meanwhile within the course of the event, Demtech was capable to get new project.
The UK released their biggest payment and conference exhibition. PAYEXPO Europe 2017 was held in London. On its 5th consecutive event, this session main topic was to provide new insights on providing value for independent retailers. Topics included crowdfunding to build a smart-bank, regulation on payments starting from 2018 and strategies to understand better the UX. Demtech attended and took advantage of the more than 10 hours on networking sessions with more than 2000 delegates enriched with meaningful relationships.
During 5 days, the German capital hosted more than 180,000 expositors from 54 countries. This massive event where Demtech International attended, attracted more than 240,000 visitors interested in leading-edge technologies on the consumer electronics as Smartphone, Internet of things, and 3D printing sectors. The most attractive pavilion was the consumer goods sector where tech giants revealed their latest offerings on entertainment, equipment and new solutions for households.
In June 2017, Demtech attended to the event “where technology meets money, money meets people, people meet ideas and ideas become reality”. This Fintech focused meeting took place in Amsterdam, bringing together the entire financial services industry for 3 days, where we had the opportunity to meet the most relevant persons and brands in the industry.
“Mobile World Congress is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, held in the Mobile World Capital, Barcelona.” Demtech’s team spent 4 days holding different meetings to help our running projects to take advantage in the mobile industry. Our team had an outstanding performance in the networking sessions in order to get new leads and contacts for our own network and clients.
The 2017 edition of the Paris Fintech Forum gathered more than 1800 attendees related to Fintech and Bank Innovation from 47 countries and 850 companies. Where the 96% were C-Levels. Demtech team attended to this forum as a part of our relational strategy, expanding our vast network to deliver this benefits directly to our clients.
On november 2016, Demtech attended to Lisbon Web Summit, “The Largest Tech Conference in the World”. With more than 20 conferences, different events and +1000 speakers, the Lisbon Web Summit have positionated as one of the most important event that connect the technology community with all industries, both old and new.
Demtech Team members attended IFAES Client Relationship EXPO in Madrid. The event took place in Madrid’s renowned Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. The expo promoted the 5 elements that are necessary in order to transform the customer experience in the digital era: Metal (forging Customer Relationship through technological innovations), Earth (working with the customer’s data to provide a WOW experience), water (refreshing both the relationship with customers and employees to improve their engagement, as well as the company’s), wood (building a customer centric culture to improve quality in the most difficult phases of the customer’s journey) and fire (feeding the flame of the customer’s relationship through an onmichannel experience). The event counted with more than 60 speakers and participating enterprises, as well as two conference rooms which explored a variety of thirty current topics about customer relationship.
Last week, Demtech Team members attended the South Summit, held at LaNave in Madrid. This event has as a main objective each year to find the 100 most disruptive Startups from any industry and anywhere in the World, which present themselves in the event. A jury then selects winners for different categories. This year, SpotaHome won the first prize. The event also reunited inspiring leaders, technology innovators, market disruptors, international investors and change makers. The Summit’s program was focused on major global challenges & opportunities in billion dollar markets that are ripe for disruption, specifically in the fields of Fashion, Health and Wellness, Fintech, Industry and Energy.
Demtech Team attended DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival, an event that celebrated Tel Aviv as a city of Innovation. The festival included more than 50 co-events and conferences, as well as social and cultural events. One of the most expected activities was the Hackathon, which confronted 10 start-ups (5 Israeli vs 5 French) in a time period of 48 hours, in the fields of Fintech, Mobile and IoT. Evening activities also included an Urban Happening that hosted 80 interactive machines and 30 different meetups around Rothschild Innovation Boulevard.
Last week the Demtech team attended this years Fintech Week located in London. This year’s event was set in a thriving Fintech community, as usual. The Fintech world unites here in one of the most financially active environments in the world. Our world is undergoing yet another revolution, this one is surrounding the disruptive technology and innovations that are being created worldwide. The Demtech team was thrilled to take part in the events and meet some of the industry’s most influential figures. The attendees ranged from innovators and senior economics members to investment bankers and firm partners at large financial institutions.
Another great success for the Demtech team, MoneyConf is where the world’s biggest banks and tech firms meet. This invite only event is focused on the future of finance. There were over 1,500 key figures from the finance and fintech field and over 100 startups. These new companies are going to change the way the world views finance, and Demtech had more than just a front row seat to the show, we get to play a part in the revolution.
16 June 2016
We are proud to announce our participation in Seguridad Digital was a great success! Seguridad Digital is the largest Spanish national congress for cyber security in connections and transactions. The event included both public and private companies and focused on payment, identification or mobile companies. With over 800 professionals and big names such as Paypal, Samsung and Visa, Demtech had lots of exposure. Not to mention, a trusted client of ours Thetaray, a leading provider of a big data analytics solution for advanced cyber security and risk detection, was in attendance.
The PayExpo is one of the best places to find all the big players in the payments ecosystem. It´s the must-go event for the Fintech world. Demtech had access to the entire industry in one great location, London, at the same time. The team was able to meet with the leaders of the industry, allowing us to stay on the bleeding edge of innovation. This year´s event was a huge success and the team looks forward to the following year.
Madrid April 20-21 2016
As one of our key strategies to accelerate business, we get as much exposure to new trends in the digital world, and there is no better way than attending events and congresses. So, naturally Demtech was present at Futurizz, an event focused on The Future of Digital Business. This event was sponsored by some big name companies such as Paypal, Correos, Aol, bing, Accenture, and IBM, among others. With a track record of having over 10,000 visitors every year, we were able to have exposure to business professionals from different areas of expertise as well as different countries. With presentations simultaneously occurring on eight different stages, we were able to interact with experts in topics such as Big Data and Adtech.
Madrid April 13-14 2016
The Demtech team took advantage of this networking opportunity to aid our clients in business development in new markets as well as search for new opportunities for ourselves. This congress was focused on technology that innovated businesses, service providers and hyper connected governments. There were over 200 speakers and 100 speciealized providers present at the event. Among them were leaders in various industries and highly qualified professionals such as Itonic, G Data Software, Banco Santander, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Interxion, La Caixa, Intel and Dell. While there, Demtech focused on Digital Telco, eLogistics, eHealth, eEducation, eRetail, Smart Energy and Digital Business as some of our main verticals are Security, Big Data, IoT, Cloud and Hosting, and Mobile products.
Barcelona February 22-25 2016
Mobile World Congress, or MWC, is an annual gathering for the mobile industry and related industries, organised by the GSMA, and held in Barcelona, Spain, the Mobile World Capital.
Of course Demtech International was there.
This year, Demtech International is proud to say that our client, Sikur, was present at the event as well. This Brazilian tech company created the encrypted GranitePhone, which allows companies and government organizations to securely communicate. They were able to gain access to a great deal of exposure at MWC, which really aided in the growth of their company and product.
MWC works all year in order to plan the world-class exhibition, award-winning conference program, and outstanding networking opportunities that comprise Congress each year. Then add 100,000+ attendees, from 204 countries, more than 2,200 exhibitors and lots of coffee in order to create an unparalleled experience. It´s clear that this event facilitates networking and many can do more business in four days than in a month’s worth of meetings or in a year’s worth of travel, because everyone who is part of the industry is in Barcelona for MWC. In short: if you’re in mobile, or an industry that supports mobile, or are looking to make contacts in the mobile industry, you simply have to attend MWC in 2016.
Demtech International proudly announces another success at the business intelligence and merchant payment event of the year. As the biggest event of its kind in Europe, the Demtech team had the opportunity of speaking with key players in the field. This year speaking with people such as top directors from EVO Bank, Hotel Booker, Advent International, WorldPay, Emerging Payments Association and Payment Redesign Limited. New this year was the Thought accelerator which hosted topical roundtables and discussion groups amongst the best and most creative minds in the sector. In addition to that, the team found quality insights about merchant payments, directly from the merchants. There is a lot we can bring back this year to our clients and to the company in general.
March 2-5, 2015 // Barcelona, Spain
Another great year at Mobile World Congress. After attending MWC several years in a row, it is evident that this even only gets bigger and better each following year. The Demtech team finds a larger range to anything mobile related. This is not only beneficial to the team, allowing them to interact with the latest trends, but for our clients and network as well.
At this business intelligence hub, Demtech International proudly was able to participate in the community of top European merchant payment acceptance. In addition to industry experts, the team was able to network with solution providers, acquirers, processors, regulators and MNOs from the top players in the sector. The team loves to stay on top of the newest advancements in Fintech and involve themselves with up and coming players as well as established enterprises. With speakers from Germany, Netherlands and the UK, there was a good spread of European companies present at MPE.
29 November 2014 // France
We just made some great connections at the Cartes incorporated event, Trustech, in the French Riviera. Companies of all sizes from around the world attend Trustech, making it the largest event dedicated to Trust-Based Technologies. The types of companies that we found there have expertise in payment, identification, connections and security among about a dozen other key industry verticals. With over 18,000 attendees and keynote speakers such as the co-founder of Tesla motors or the lead engineer and director of Android security of google, this event could not have been missed.
September 13-20, 2014
This massive public event, founded on innovation and growth, includes over 50 co-events and conferences. Not only that, DLD Tel Aviv also celebrates the innovative nature of Tel Aviv with supplemental cultural and social events by industry leaders. This event partners with well-known names such as PWC, Nielsen, Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, AOL, Amazon, Mastercard, Google and Microsoft. With such a far reaching event that fosters community and growth, it is integral for all sorts of companies, including startups and large corporations, to attend. This was a great opportunity for Demtech to continue our relationships in the tech community in Israel as well as strengthen our network.
With a turnout of more than 285,000, the Cebit event in Germany this year was a great experience for the entire Demtech team. Attendees came from all over the world, the majority not from Germany. Some of the key topics addressed include market trends in big data, cloud & hosting, IoT, mobile, security and social business. The security keynote speaker was particularly interesting and discussed how companies in the digital age could protect themselves from hackers, data theft and cyber danger. A key concept he mentioned was free encryption for every citizen.
February 24–27, 2014 // Barcelona, Spain
This marks the end of another great year for Demtech International at Mobile World Congress (MWC). Not only was the Demtech team in attendance, but so were two key clients, Novatti and Ipay. MWC is an annual gathering targeted towards the mobile industry. It is also well known to have a large reach to related industries.
MWC works all year in order to plan the world-class exhibition, award-winning conference program, and outstanding networking opportunities that comprise Congress each year. Then add 100,000+ attendees, from 204 countries, more than 2,200 exhibitors and lots of coffee in order to create an unparalleled experience. It´s clear that this event facilitates networking and many can do more business in four days than in a month’s worth of meetings or in a year’s worth of travel, because everyone who is part of the industry is in Barcelona for MWC. Any serious player in the mobile market cannot even think to miss this event. That´s exactly why Ipay and Novatti were participating at MWC this year. This is the second year that Novatti attended, after a great success the previous year. Both companies facilitate online and mobile payments. Their integrated style of payment services allow easier access for banks and MNO´s to the consumer market.
Feb 18, 2014
Another great year at the Merchant Payment Ecosystem (MPE) event in Berlin! There were over 45 countries present, over 600 attendees and over 30 sponsors and exhibitors. This is the European event for leaders in merchant payments and connects all the parts of the ecosystem that includes the merchants, adquirers, PSPs, payment processors, ISOs, schemes, regulators, gateways, POS HW/SW solution providers. Also, Demtech is always on the lookout for innovative startups for our VCs and partners. MPE is an ideal place to scout out exactly those types of up and coming companies.
May 13th -16th, Nice, France
TM Forum has brought together more than 3,000 professionals with an appetite for change.
London, April 23 – 25 2013
Europe’s No.1 Information Security Event
The 18th Infosecurity Europe is Europe’s largest Information Security industry gathering. Featuring over 350 exhibitors, the most diverse range of new products and services, an unrivalled FREE education programme and 12,500 unique visitors from every segment of the industry, it is the most important date in the calendar for Information Security professionals across Europe and not to be missed!
Mexico April 2013
Expo Seguridad Mexico Powered by ISC has rapidly become an event with international appeal as evidenced by attendance from 28 countries, including many in Central America and the Caribbean.
Madrid, April 2013
El evento de referencia del Marketing digital en España The event for Digital Marketing in Spain
Cloud & Network Future This 20th annual asLAN congress was focused on cloud and network technology which includes topics such as mobile broad band, IoT, cloud services and cyber security. It was a great opportunity for Demtech International to interact with leaders in the industry on many levels, from large corporations to SMEs. At this point, over 75,000 professionals have attended asLAN including network and system providers, internet and telecommunications. The team ended up meeting many interesting and innovative people and we learned a lot more about the sector.
February 25-28, 2013 // Barcelona, Spain Demtech International is continuing in their streak of attendance to the world´s largest gathering for the mobile industry, Mobile World Congress. Not only was Demtech in attendance, so was their new client, Novatti, a payments integration company. MWC is a great way to offer exposure to the mobile world. This event, organized by GSMA is held annually in Barcelona and can proudly say that it offers keynote speakers such as founder and CEO of Buzzfeed, the CEO of BT Group, the CEO of Cisco, founder and CEO of Facebook and President and CEO of PayPal, to name just a few. Such networking opportunities don´t come around so easily. But with MWC, they come around once a year.
Barcelona, February 27 – March 1 2012
Demtech was present at the Mobile World Congress 2012 with overbooked agendas. Whether you were there or not, please feel free to call us or send us an email as our agendas came back to normal after the Congress.
Paris, November 15 – 17 2011
In the Cartes Show we witnessed the spread of NFC services, and lots of questions about it from mobile operators and banks. This show is a must in a field that is growing. Competition is tough but sweeter because the market is growing.