The Faster Payments Imperative is a unique thought leadership gathering that will stimulate critical information sharing & conversations on the topics influencing the strategic decisions industry participants face as the need for speed is realized.
HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) August 10, 2015
NACHA—The Electronic Payments Association® announced today that it has partnered with PYMNTS.com to present “Faster Payments Imperative: Transforming the Market” on Tuesday, October 6, at the Hyatt McCormick Place in Chicago.
As faster payments move from concept to reality and the payments ecosystem continues to evolve, the one-day symposium will foster executive dialogue on business opportunities and critical decisions for the U.S.
The symposium will feature a diverse set of industry authorities driving the faster payments discussion, including David Evans of the Global Economics Group; Mike Kennedy of clearXchange; Steve Kirsch of Token; Cynthia E. Murray of Bank of America Merrill Lynch; Anita Stevenson Patterson of Cox Enterprises Inc.; Michelle A. Sirpak of Kabbage Inc.; and J. Christopher Ward of PNC Bank; among others.
Janet O. Estep, president and CEO of NACHA, and Sean Rodriguez, senior vice president, Payments Industry Relations, and Faster Payments Strategy Leader for the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, will serve as panelists for the “Igniting Ubiquitous Faster Payments in the U.S.” session, which will allow executives to examine how harmonious banking industry investments will transform the U.S. payments landscape, with benefits for customers, those who serve them, and society at large.
“The Faster Payments Imperative is a unique thought leadership gathering that will stimulate critical information sharing and conversations on the topics influencing the strategic decisions industry participants face as the need for speed is realized,” Estep said. “We are pleased to partner with PYMNTS.com on this exciting event as it complements NACHA’s focus of supporting faster payments and innovation.”
To learn more about the symposium, visit http://www.fasterpaymentsimperative.com.
About NACHA — The Electronic Payments Association
Since 1974, NACHA – The Electronic Payments Association has served as trustee of the ACH Network, managing the development, administration and rules for the payment network that universally connects all 12,000 financial institutions in the U.S. The Network, which moves money and information directly from one bank account to another, supports more than 90 percent of the total value of all electronic payments in the U.S. Through its collaborative, self-governing model, education, and inclusive engagement of ACH Network participants, NACHA facilitates the expansion and diversification of electronic payments, supporting Direct Deposit and Direct Payment via ACH transactions, including ACH credit and debit payments, recurring and one-time payments; government, consumer and business transactions; international payments, and payments plus payment-related information. Through NACHA’s expertise and leadership, the ACH Network is now one of the largest, safest, and most reliable systems in the world, creating value and enabling innovation for all participants. Visit nacha.org for more information.