The CEBP is the key electronic billing and payment industry forum. The Council provides a unique opportunity to interact with leading-edge innovators in this space, and to help drive initiatives for moving the industry forward.
Herndon, VA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013
NACHA – The Electronic Payments Association’s Council for Electronic Billing and Payment (CEBP) will hold its semi-annual meeting June 26-27 at the Renaissance Blackstone Hotel in Chicago, IL. The meeting will feature research on emerging trends, electronic adoption best practices, technological developments and regulatory updates focused on the electronic billing and payments industry.
Electronic billing and payments are an environmentally friendly, cost effective, and efficient alternative to paper statements and checks. Despite their benefits, organizations continue to struggle with migrating customers to electronic processes. The CEBP meeting serves as an opportunity to obtain key market data and to directly interact with leading-edge companies that are successfully implementing such processes.
Jardon Bouska, president, Biller Solutions, Fiserv, will keynote the meeting. During his keynote address, Bouska will provide perspectives on the current and changing state of digital billing and payments. Bouska will also share new consumer and industry data that is indicative of the direction of the industry and provide insights into the role that smartphones and tablets will play in the future of electronic billing and payments. Fiserv is the largest provider of electronic bill presentment, electronic bill payment and walk-in bill payments in the U.S., processing more than one billion transactions annually.
Other specific topics that multiple speakers will address at the meeting include:
- Biller best practices for increasing business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) eBill and electronic payment adoption
- Improving electronic payment data quality
- Credit card regulatory update
- Developments in alternative payments
- Bridging the accounts payable/accounts receivable divide
- Future of multi-channel transactional communications
- Using QR codes for mobile bill payment with QR BillTM
“The CEBP is the key electronic billing and payment industry forum,” said Rob Unger, senior director of eBilling & Payments for NACHA. “The Council provides a unique opportunity to interact with leading-edge innovators in this space, and to help drive initiatives for moving the industry forward.”
The June CEBP Meeting is open to any individual or organization eligible for NACHA Council membership. Interested individuals can find more information and apply for registration at https://www.nacha.org/cebp-june-2013-meeting. First-time guest attendees can apply for a free registration. There are a limited number of guest passes available for this event, so guest applicants should not book travel arrangements until they receive a confirmation email from NACHA confirming availability. Meeting sessions are closed to members of the media, but media can be granted advance access to speakers for interviews. To request an interview with meeting speakers, email media(at)nacha(dot)org.
For more information about the CEBP, visit https://cebp.nacha.org/.
About the Council for Electronic Billing and Payment
The Council for Electronic Billing and Payment (CEBP) promotes the adoption and use of consumer, business, and government billing and payment programs and services across multiple delivery channels. Through three annual meetings, CEBP provides an open forum for education, resource development, solution innovation, research, and the exchange of information about developments and trends in the electronic billing and electronic payment industries. For more information, please visit http://cebp.nacha.org.
About NACHA — The Electronic Payments Association
NACHA manages the development, administration, and governance of the ACH Network, the backbone for the electronic movement of money and data. The ACH Network provides a safe, secure, and reliable network for direct account-to-account consumer, business, and government payments. Annually, it facilitates billions of Direct Deposit via ACH and Direct Payment via ACH transactions. Used by all types of financial institutions, the ACH Network is governed by the fair and equitable NACHA Operating Rules, which guide risk management and create payment certainty for all participants. As a not-for-profit association, NACHA represents more than 10,000 financial institutions via 17 regional payments associations and direct membership. Through its industry councils and forums, NACHA brings together payments system stakeholders to foster dialogue and innovation to strengthen the ACH Network. To learn more, please visit http://www.nacha.org, http://www.electronicpayments.org, http://www.payitgreen.org, and http://direct.nacha.org.
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