This summer, team Paya is hitting the open road to connect with our customers, partners, and peers. We understand that business is all about relationships, and we believe in putting in the face-to-face time to build stronger connections. Here are just a few of the conferences on our list this summer.
Are you planning to attend one of the events below? Reach out to our team to let us know. We’d love to meet you there!
2018 MWAA Conference
When: July 25-26
Where: Chicago, IL | Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
Wondering where you fit in the world of payments? Come find your answer at this one and a half day conference in the Windy City. On a mission to educate Payment Professionals (like ISO’s and MSP’s), the MWAA is at it again, and we’re excited to be a part of the big event. To help you prepare for the day, check out this map of sponsors and exhibitors.
Pro Tip: Ready to find your path to integrated payments? Word on the Chi-Town streets is that booth GS38 will be THE place to be to make it happen. That’s right — team Paya will be exhibiting at the 2018 MWAA Conference. Stop by to meet the team and learn more about becoming a partner or ISO.
Sage Sessions Seattle
When: August 7
Where:Seattle, WA | Hilton Bellevue
Our final Sage Sessions of the season will be in Seattle, Washington. We’ll also be exhibiting as a partner at this conference, so be sure to swing by the booth and meet our team. We can’t wait to network with you and get inspired by other thought leaders and experts in the industry. Whether you’re a small to mid-sized business or enterprise, you can find the track that’s tailored for you right here.
Pro Tip: The Hilton Bellevue is located next to the beautiful Glendale Country Club. If anyone’s up to hit the links, let us know. We can’t promise that we’re pros, but we’re certainly up for a good time.
Mobile Payments Conference 2018
When: August 22-24
Where: Chicago, IL | Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront
To wrap up our summer conference schedule, we’re heading back to Chicago for the Mobile Payments Conference. If you’re looking for a place to . They’re on a mission to “bring clarity to the world of mobile technology and payments,” and we’re ready to geek out with our fellow tech enthusiasts.
Pro Tip: There will be over 68 industry-leading speakers at MPC 2018 (our CEO, Greg Cohen, being one of them). Make the most of your time by reaching out for any one-on-one meetings in advance.
2018 WSAA Conference
When: September 12-13
Where: Scottsdale, AZ | Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch
ISO/MLS, banks, gateways, platforms, hardware, and networks combine at this exciting annual event. The WSSA (Western States Acquirers Association) Conference gives attendees a chance to connect with peers and learn about the ever-changing needs of the financial services industry. Check out who will be exhibiting at this year’s conference right here.
Pro Tip: This conference will kick off with the 2018 The Ken Elderts Memorial Golf Tournament at the TPC Scottsdale Champions Course, promising participants an picturesque desert golf experience. Learn more and register right here.
ETA Strategic Leadership Conference
When: October 2 – 4
Where: Dana Point, CA | Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa
Created for top-tier payments industry leaders and innovators, this conference has been customized to provide optimal experiences for new relationships, new thinking, and new strategies. Paya’s President, Greg Cohen, will moderate a discussion between CEOs and investors at the forefront of private equity activity. Register right here.
Pro Tip: The ETA Strategic Leadership Forum (ETA SLF) is the #1 event for payments industry leaders and rising stars. Learn more and register right here.