Getting physical looks on the cards

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Biometrics has been called “naked payment”, suggesting some kind of nightmarish scenario in which you dream of yourself clothes-free in the middle of a supermarket. But, of course, it’s a way of stripping down ID technology to use unique physical characteristics to identify an individual and clear them for payment or access. “People are only…


Disruption is slow burn in banking

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Slow to take off , open banking could yet transform financial services and offer better deals for banking customers Born in a sea of hype on January 13, open banking has so far fallen short of delivering the promised financial revolution. We have yet to see any “killer apps”, dramatic changes in consumer behaviour, sudden…


IFSF Conference 2018

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The 2018 IFSF conference is to be held at the Sofitel Hotel in Hamburg, Germany on Tuesday 6th and Wednesday 7th November. The IFSF is a forum of international petroleum retailers with the common objective of harmonisation of equipment interconnectivity and communication standards for use in the Petroleum Retail Business. If you would like to…


European Banking Forum’s 2018 Technology, Security and Risk Show

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The European Banking Forum’s 2018 is an annual event looking at the solutions to strengthen FS cyber security. The banking industry faces growing pressures both from customer expectations and ever-tightening regulations. With the advent of disruptions through the growing prominence of Fintech firms, it has never been more important for banks to hit the right…


Fleet Management Live

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Fleet Live takes place from 9th – 10th October 2018. The event offers decision-makers from fleets of all sizes an opportunity to speak to experts and peers about preparation for the future of their fleet. The event will open its doors to over 2,000 visitors to listen to more than 25 experts discussing the most-pressing issues…


Artificial Intelligence – Fintech Confex

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Artificial Intelligence Fintech Confex will take place on 27th and 28th of September 2018. The event has been created to allow speakers to share experiences as well discussing emerging trends and challenges whilst bringing to life real world related cases. This platform is organised in partnership with some of the leading banks and technology vendors along with the intriguing ideas…


IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018

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The IAA Commercial Vehicles in Hannover will take place from September 20 to 27, 2018. The event plans to focus on the question of what we can expect from the future of commercial vehicles.  The centralised topics will be around automation and connectivity, safety and security, environmental protection, electric mobility and new logistics and traffic concepts…


2018 DCI Conference

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The ai Corporation will be attending 2018 DCI Conference in Kansas City from Sunday, September 16th, until Tuesday, September 18th. The event brings an in-depth look into the latest updates from DCI, through special guest speakers and industry experts. The event also offers free classroom training and one-on-one consultations with DCI experts. If you would like…


Citizen Data Scientists – Are we there yet?

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Artificial Intelligence is a field that captures the imagination in the press and the public domain, with a vision of machines supporting us in everyday life. But how close are we to that in everyday business life? The answer is very close, but with one key intermediary step. Back in 2016, Gartner coined the term…