VELA Unified Payments This page will keep you up-to-date on events that the VELA team is participating in around the country.

2019 Payments Ed Forum

August 5-7, 2019 — San Francisco, CA

The PaymentsEd Forum welcomes payment professionals specializing in customer not present (mail, phone, internet, mobile) consumer payments. The professionals who attend the PaymentsEd Forum represent a broad range of disciplines including: Accounting & Finance, Call Center Operations, Cash Management, Catalogue & Fulfillment Operations, Chargebacks & Disputes, Consumer Fraud, Credit Card Operations, Credit and Collections, Consumer Payments, Customer Service, Financial & Technical Systems, Loss Prevention Managers, Marketing and Risk Management.

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Aviation Festival Americas 2019

May 14-15, 2019 — Miami, FL

Aviation Festival Americas 2019 is the best event in the Americas that brings airlines and airports together to tackle their technology, commercial, customer experience, and marketing needs. The event will consist of 7 tracks including a) Aviation IT, b) Aviation Strategy & Low-Cost, c) Air Retail, d) Aviation Marketing, e) Airport T.Ex, f) Artificial Intelligence, and g) Air Xperience.

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EyeforTravel North America 2018

October 18-19, 2018 — Las Vegas, NV

Bringing together travel's most influential executives to discuss the industry's pressing questions in the areas of distribution, marketing, travel technology, data analytics, revenue management, partnerships and more! The Mission includes Explore emerging technologies, Identify what your customer needs and personalize your marketing strategy, Build global partnerships to drive ancillary products, Your digital strategy is your loyalty strategy, Bypass the tech giants with a new data-driven & digital-focused business model


Insights North America 2018 by Ingenico Group

September 19-21, 2018 — New Orleans, LA

Join top innovators in Tech, UX, and eCommerce this September at the graceful Omni Royal Orleans Hotel in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter. Ingenico will be showing, and talking about, the latest and greatest technologies on the market and examining the key trends in FinTech and eCommerce – including AI, IOT payments, social commerce, and growth-hacking through payments.


2018 PaymentsEd Forum

August 6-8, 2018 — Boston, MA

The 29th Annual PaymentsEd Forum is being held in beautiful Boston, Massachusetts from August 6th to 8th, 2018 and always promises to be the best payments education and networking event in the industry. It offers comprehensive training and networking with world-class experts in the Payments, FinTech and Cybersecurity industries. The agenda includes panel discussions, roundtable conversations, and main stage presentations on the topics of greatest interest to the payments industry.


Aviation Festival Americas 2018

May 8-9, 2018 — Miami, FL

2018 will feature a brand new Airport T.Ex track, where attendees will discuss the latest technology airlines and airports are implementing on the ground to enhance the customer journey from home to flight. The event will consist of 5 tracks including a) Aviation IT, b) Aviation Strategy & Low-Cost Congress, c) Aviation Marketing, d) Air Xperience, and e) Airport T.Ex.


EyeforTravel North America 2017

October 19-20, 2017 — Las Vegas, NV

North America's only travel conference that offers not just the big picture, but also a deep-dive into the day-to-day challenges facing you right now. The event is split into dedicated tracks on Distribution, Marketing, Data, Technology, Revenue Management, and Pricing.


Mobile Payments Conference 2017

August 28-30, 2017 — Chicago, IL

The Mobile Payments Conference is more than mobile payments, it is an invitation into a growing elite group of professionals who are holding a conversation that never ends. The conference is the pivotal intersection between end users, operations, marketing, finance and technology where we will discuss and answer all of your questions. We will do more than just talk and present products but walk through the experience that helps you personalize the mobile solutions.


EyeforTravel San Francisco Summit 2017

April 24-25, 2017 — San Francisco, CA

Join the West Coast's largest digital travel conference of 300+ industry leaders which brings together the Airlines, Airports, Hotels, Search, Ground Transportation and more to discuss the influence of digital on Consumer Experience. We've got so much to talk about, we've split it into Mobile and Tech Innovation Strategies, Social Media, Marketing and Content Strategies and Start-Up Awards.


Smart Travel Data Summit North America 2017

February 22-23, 2017 — Atlanta, GA

EyeforTravel's Smart Travel Data North America gives you the necessary exposure to secure profitable relationships with top travel brands. we create the ideal platform for you to showcase your expertize to your audience working in marketing, revenue management, product development and analytics.


The Open Mobile Summit 2016

November 29-30, 2016 — San Francisco, CA

Digital product, mobile marketing, UX and Design executives will meet at the Open Mobile Summit on November 29-30 in San Francisco. Now in its 8th year, this event draws together the most influential B2C brands, mobile-first companies and app-idols. It's the definitive mobile consumer event, no other conference gives you such a complete view of the mobile world.


Mobile Banking and Payments USA 2016

September 26-27, 2016 — New York, NY

This summit is the product of in-depth research into the world of mobile banking. The Summit contains 6 core themes for building a roadmap that helps devise a winning mobile strategy for retail banks and financial services organizations.