Supporters 2018



Acuity Market Intelligence

Acuity Market Intelligence is an emerging technology strategy and research consultancy with a proven record of accurately anticipating Biometric and Electronic Identity (eID) market trends. Founded in 2001 to bring strategic market development expertise to the nascent biometrics market, Acuity consistently provides original, thought-provoking, accurate, and reliable biometric and eID industry insight and analysis. Acuity's data-driven approach means Clients have the critical market intelligence they need to create and implement successful market development strategies that produce quantifiable results.

American Gaming Association

The American Gaming Association (AGA) is the premier national trade group representing the $240 billion U.S. casino industry, which supports 1.7 million jobs in 40 states. AGA members include commercial and tribal casino operators, suppliers and other entities affiliated with the gaming industry. It is the mission of the AGA to be the single most effective champion of the industry, relentlessly protecting against harmful and often misinformed public policies, and paving a path for growth, innovation and reinvestment.


ATMIA is the leading non-profit trade association representing the entire global ATM industry. ATMIA serves more than 10,000 members from over 650+ companies in over 70 countries spanning the whole ATM ecosphere, including financial institutions, independent ATM deployers, equipment manufacturers, processors and a plethora of ATM service and value-added solution providers.

Authentication Solution Providers’ Association (ASPA)

The Authentication Solution Providers’ Association (ASPA) is a self-regulated, non-profit organization of authentication solution providers. Formed in 1998 with the objective to curb counterfeit product in various sector, it is the only association of its type in the world primarily focused on the adoption and advancement of authentication technology and solutions for brand, revenue and document protection.


BankNews Media

BankNews Media is one of the nation’s leading publishers dedicated exclusively to serving the needs of bankers. Their flagship publication, BankNews, serves community bank management teams nationwide. The editorial team is unmatched in its coverage of the latest trends, technologies, regulatory issues, products and services through BankNews, BankNews Mid-Week, The Bank Board Letter, e-newsletters and state bank directories. 


Banknotestreet is a consulting and numismatic company which helps cash centre managers, cashiers and collectors to identify banknotes and coins in circulation. They also help collectors to source authentic banknotes and coins. They have a digital banknotes guide which gives information about the banknotes and coins which are in circulation. With over two decades of experience in the cash markets, they know what makes cash markets tick. You can rely on their team of experienced analysts who can convert raw industry data to meaningful actionable insights personalized to achieve your goals. They provide services ranging from real-time industry updates to packaged solutions for different organizations to forex training and consultation.

Banking Technology Magazine

FinTech Futures is a digital publishing platform for the worldwide fintech community – from the industry veterans to those just entering the space, and everyone in-between! They provide daily news, in-depth analysis and expert commentary across a comprehensive range of areas including FinTech, BankingTech, PayTech, RegTech, WealthTech, LendTech, and InsurTech. Their broad readership and solid reputation, combined with in-depth coverage across fintech on a worldwide scale, makes us the leading resource for technology buyers, sellers, developers, integrators and other specialists across the sectors.

Brilliance Security Magazine

Brilliance Security Magazine is dedicated to illuminating the intersection of cyber and physical security.  They strive to highlight those areas where these two domains meet. Over 30,000 security professionals visit BSM each month. From CISOs to Security Directors, BSM is a trusted source of current and relevant security information. 


Card & Payments World

Card & Payments World, which has evolved - as indeed card payments have - from the former Card World, has a high reputation for quality of editorial and its independent stance. Card and Payments World has the latest news posted on the website every working day and this is supplemented with in-depth reports and additional features in the printed Card and Payments World delivered to your desk every month. In addition, they report from the world’s card conferences, analyze the latest marketing and loyalty initiatives, keep you up to date with technology announcements, customer analytics, card fraud and security issues – plus of course news of what your competitors are doing.

Casino & Gaming International

Launched in 2005 as a premium quality, strictly editorially led B2B publication for the Casino, Gaming and iGaming sectors, CGi quickly established itself globally as one of the most respected and well-read publications in the industry which eventually saw the publication being named as Magazine of the Year at the 2011 International Gaming Awards. Officially supported by the industry's leading associations, commissions, governments, providers and events, CGi continues to reflect on the variety of corporate policies, methods and styles informed by contrasting cultures and customs, to illustrate the industry’s growing global character and development across established, consolidating and newly emerging markets.

Casino International Review

International Casino Review: the go-to publication if you’re on the search for what’s happening in the international casino industry. No longer ‘just’ widely recognized as the biggest and best b2b casino periodical in the world, Casino Review also provides up-to-date reporting and recommendations through their website and social media.


Copybook is a global business network that is dedicated to providing a unique platform where buyers and sellers can come together to find a collection of products and services relevant to their field. Businesses across the world add their company to our site, generating thousands in business opportunities on a global scale. Customers are able to visit one site and find all the products they need from a variety of suppliers offering the very best in products and services. To visit our site please go to


Financial IT

Financial IT is the online and print resource for FinTech market analysis. They provide a unique and valuable forum for people involved in the change process to learn and exchange ideas and knowledge – as technology cements its pivotal role in supporting the financial markets. Financial IT also reflects the changing environment in business and operations when appropriate. It has been difficult for the media to reflect accurately the real values of technology, whether old or new, against the backdrop of aggressive development and marketing. This has confused the buyers in the marketplace and has detrimentally elongated the procurement process.

Fintech Finance

FinTech Futures is a digital publishing platform for the worldwide fintech community. Built on the renowned Banking Technology brand, FF provides daily news, analysis and expert commentary across a comprehensive range of areas: including BankingTech, PayTech, RegTech, WealthTech, LendTech, and InsurTech. Their broad readership and solid reputation, combined with in-depth coverage across fintech on a worldwide scale, makes us the leading resource for technology buyers, sellers, developers, integrators and other specialists across the sectors. Get in touch for more information: /


Gaming Management

The University of Nevada, Reno’s Gaming Management Program is the world’s premier provider of gaming management education, offering a globally-recognized Certificate in Gaming Management along with our internationally-recognized Executive Development Program. We also provide online courses and customized on-site training, connecting leading-edge concepts with real-world demands for effective gaming management.

Global Banking & Finance Review

Global Banking & Finance Review is a leading Online and Print Magazine, which has evolved from the growing need to have a more balanced view, for informative and independent news within the financial community. Their experienced contributors provide this quality and in-depth insight in a clear and concise way, providing leading players and key figures with up to date information within the finance sector.

Global Security Exchange

Entering its 64th year, Global Security Exchange (formerly the ASIS Seminar & Exhibits) is the world’s most comprehensive event for security professionals worldwide, dedicated to addressing fast-paced changes across the industry with a focus on immersive learning, revitalized networking, and a reimagined exhibit floor.


IBEX India

Now in its 6th edition - IBEX India is the region’s largest trade fair and conference on banking technology, equipment & services and strives to promote the Financial Inclusion Policy of India by bringing all technologies and services under one roof. IBEX India will be held from 1-3 February 2018, at the Bandra Kurla Complex, MMRDA Grounds, Mumbai. Conceptualised with the vision of bridging banks with technology, IBEX India has successfully achieved this goal since its inception in 2011 thanks to the unanimous encouragement and support from the Indian Banking Sector. Over 10,700 banking professionals have attended IBEX India in its 5 editions thus far, meeting & engaging with technologies and products from more than 434 companies.

InterCrim Press

InterCrim-press provides professional information and analysis on cash circulation, cash, cash operations at banks and retail stores, currency industry innovations, payment instrument effectiveness (cash and cashless transactions), analysis of genuine banknotes and prevention of counterfeiting.

International Institute of Currency Technology

International Institute of Currency Technology (IICT) is a non-profit and non-political training institute registered in Bangladesh. IICT is focused to create a financial environment free from fake and forged notes by applying state of the art technologies along with Cash Automation & Modernization Technology. IICT is offering a foundation program, certificate program, diploma program and special training program for central bank and commercial bank officials. IICT publishes books and also organizes public awareness programs to identify fake notes. IICT believes that mass awareness can create the environment necessary to eradicate fake and counterfeited banknotes from the economy.



Jublia - The Leading Standard in Smart Matchmaking - specializes in matching people and content to create successful business matching and effective content discovery, at your events. They do this through a data-driven approach built on the foundation of an intelligent recommendations platform.


Loss Prevention Magazine

Award-winning LP Magazine is the leader in loss prevention news and education and the premier voice of the LP industry offering a high-quality, contemporary magazine dedicated to providing in-depth, timely articles of high interest to loss prevention professionals, security and retail management.


NASPO International

The North American Security Products Organization, now NASPO INTERNATIONAL, was founded in 2002 by companies and individuals in the security products industry that recognized the need for the control of secure products and technologies. To provide a recognized framework, the organization developed an authoritative set of standards and auditing practices focused on the principle of control using the concept of risk management. As the only North American authority, NASPO INTERNATIONAL enables security products firms to classify and validate their ability to deliver either high, medium or basic levels of security assurance throughout their operations.

National Center for Responsible Gaming

The NCRG’s mission is to help individuals and families affected by gambling disorder through high quality research and evidence-based educational programs on gambling disorder and responsible gaming.


Payments Journal

PaymentsJournal is a free, comprehensive online information portal designed to keep payments and banking industry professionals informed through the daily delivery of the latest news, industry blogs, research, case studies, executive interviews and analyst insights. PaymentsJournal is published by Mercator Advisory Group, the leading U.S. payments research and consulting firm. PaymentsJournal is a natural extension for Mercator Advisory Group as we continue to monitor the payments and banking industries and work with the industry’s top leading companies.

Plus Journal

Plus Journal is a publication that includes top executives such as directors, vice-presidents and deputy chairmen of the credit and financial institutions, manufacturing and technology companies, mid-level managers directly involved in the preparation and approval of long-term decisions on the implementation of specific projects in banks, and other commercial and government entities. Read more:



RetailWire is retailing’s premier online discussion forum, serving the industry as a free resource for over 15 years with compelling content that goes well beyond conventional headline reporting. Each business morning, the editors post timely topics worthy of commentary by the RetailWire BrainTrust panel of industry experts and general readership. The results are virtual round tables of industry opinion and advice covering the most dynamic trends and issues affecting the retailing industry.


Securing Industry is a free-to-access information service that covers the issues surrounding supply chain and brand security. Their aim is to provide practical advice and intelligence to help manufacturers define and pursue their own strategies for tackling crime including counterfeiting, product diversion, adulteration and theft.

Smart Money Match

Smart Money Match is an investor and investment matching serviceconnecting professionals and investment service providers. Their mission is to connect the global investment community.


The D&D Daily

The #1 digital news source for Retail Loss Prevention, Asset Protection and IT Security, the D&D Daily delivers real-time news, information and industry trends to help executives navigate the rapidly changing retail world.

The Global Treasurer

The Global Treasurer, part of the Contentive group, is the leading global knowledge resource for over 65,000 treasury, finance, payments and cash management professionals. Online, The Global Treasurer is updated daily and provides subscribers with access to an archive of over 9,000+ treasury articles, special reports, commentaries, research, polls, news, webinars, and whitepapers – all with a global focus.

The Smithers Group

The Smithers Group is an independent global leader in delivering trusted solutions by integrating science, technology, and business expertise. Their companies are innovative in adding value throughout the life cycle of clients’ products, utilizing testing, consulting, information, and compliance services.


World Casino Directory

World Casino Directory News reaches over 60,000 unique visitors a month — and their readership is primarily industry professionals, C Level Executives, finance professionals, gaming conglomerates, and private equity groups who regularly search for investment potentials — as well as players keeping up with the best and newest trends in the world of gaming. Their news site is unique in the industry and provides our media partners with dynamic access to those gaming professionals and players. Find out more here.