Payments & Fintech Speaker and Award Opportunites

Upcoming Speaker and Award Deadlines

January 2023 Edition

Show News

FinTech Connect North America will be live and in-person for the first time this year. Discover how financial institutions, merchants and fintechs are leveraging technology to be at the forefront of the industry. 

  • June 27, 2023; New York
  • Speaker applications due January 27, 2023 – apply here

FiNext Conference US is one of America’s largest fintech conferences. This is your place to learn, connect and celebrate.

  • July 14-16, 2023; Las Vegas
  • Speaker applications due January 30, 2023 – apply here

MPC – The Mobile Payments Event is the premiere digital commerce event covering all aspects of the digital commerce value chain.

  • August, 2023; Atlanta
  • Speaker applications due January 31, 2023 – apply here

Fintech Meetup is Q1’s new can’t-miss fintech event, with meetings, speakers, content and more to power your whole year. New technology helps facilitate more than 30,000 meetings.

  • March 19-20, 2023; Las Vegas
  • No clear speaker application deadline – apply here

Pay360 brings together 2000 of the most senior representatives from banks, merchants, government, investors, fintechs, FIs, card providers, consultants, and solution providers.

  • March 21-22, 2023; London
  • No clear speaker application deadline – apply here


Awards News

Fintech Breakthrough Awards recognizes the breakthrough companies and products in the global financial services and technology industry today.

  • Award date: unclear
  • Application deadline: January 11, 2023 – apply here

Electronic Transactions Association (ETA) Forty Under 40 and Star Awards recognize the game-changers of the payments industry, in all of the evolving sectors of the ecosystem. These awards are only open to ETA members and member companies.

  • Award date: April 26, 2023; Atlanta
  • Application deadline: January 18, 2023 – apply here

American Banker’s Most Influential Women in Payments celebrates senior executives guiding the future of the payments industry, while also examining topics of leadership, mentorship and inclusion.

  • Award date: May, 2023
  • Application deadline: January 26, 2023 – apply here

Merchant Payments Ecosystem Awards recognize and reward expertise and innovation in the merchant payments ecosystem. Free to enter all of the 12 categories.

  • Award date: March 30, 2023; Berlin
  • Application deadline: February 3, 2023 – apply here

ePay’s Richard R. Oliver Leadership in Payments Awards honors an individual from an ePay member organization who has displayed exemplary leadership in the innovation, implementation and promotion of electronic payments.

  • Award date: March 14, 2023; Orlando
  • Application deadline: February 8, 2023 – apply here

Banking Tech Awards USA from Informa Connect return for the second year. These awards celebrate the achievements of leaders in the banking tech sector and the successes of the US’ best and brightest.

  • Award date: June, 2023; New York
  • Application deadline: February 17, 2023 – apply here

Pay360 Awards (formerly the Emerging Payments Awards) enters its 16th year. These awards celebrate and advance the reputation of payments companies in the UK and globally.

  • Award date: March 22, 2023; London
  • Application deadline: February 17, 2023 – apply here

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