Welcome!

News Feed Item

CARTES Secure Connexions 2014

CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS 2014 will take place at the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre from 4th to 6th November 2014. This 29th international meeting of the digital security industry, devoted to payment, identification and mobility, will bring together the global community of a sector in constant evolution. The central theme for this year will be « Users on the move » and the event will welcome the United Arab Emirates as country of honour.

The comprehensive leading event worldwide

CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS is the most important event in the industry bringing together the fullest range of solutions worldwide in terms of payment, identification and mobility.

In 2013, the event welcomed 450 exhibitors and 20,077 visitors from 140 countries.

« Users on the move », central theme for this 29th edition

In a world where people are increasingly more mobile and infrastructures increasingly more connected, end-user mobility is, today, a major issue for citizens, companies and governments.

The central theme of CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS 2014, « Users on the move », illustrates this edition’s ambition to be the international meeting place for the digital security industry serving the end user, in tune with a sector in constant progression.

This theme will focus on current key issues, such as totally secure mobility, secure services for cloud computing, biometrics, data protection in a digital society and even smart commerce.

At the cutting edge of connectivity, country of honour 2014 - The United Arab Emirates

The United Arab Emirates will be in the spotlight for many events during CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS 2014. The UAE is a dynamic hub for global trade with exceptional infrastructures and offers enormous potential for the digital security industry.

In addition, the UAE will host the 2020 Universal Exhibition in Dubai, for which the central theme will be « Connect minds. Build the future». This project is completely in phase with the connectivity issues for individuals, societies and ideas, and at the heart of future growth and sustainability.

« To ensure its financial development today, the international community has to address ever more complex and increasingly interconnected challenges», stresses Isabelle ALFANO, event director. « The UAE project for the Universal Exhibition is a great example and will enable us to promote new initiatives in the scope of this 29th edition of CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS. ».

A unique platform

From 4th – 6th November next, CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS will bring together, in Paris, the global community of smart technology players and will present a unique diversity of products and services for every market in need of solutions for secure payment, identification and mobility.

The 2014 edition will offer a clear segmentation of 5 distinct areas to facilitate visits:

  • Card, Manufacturing, Personalization & Services:
    From the card manufacturing to linked services
  • Consulting & Tests:
    Tests, Certification and consulting
  • Identification & Data Protection:
    Identification, authentication, biometrics, data protection and access control
  • Mobile Payment, Processing & Purchasing:
    Mobile payment, processing transactions, acquisitions
  • Multi-sector Area:
    Companies with multiple activities

An exceptional pool of international visitors

More than 20,000 attendees from the fields of finance, retail, public administration, security, identity and access, telecommunications and transport, coming from over 140 countries are expected to attend.

Future-oriented Conferences, opportunities for connections

Payment methods are changing; new types of payment companies are appearing. The multichannel era is progressing. Guaranteeing transaction security is becoming absolutely key to ensure user confidence.
At the same time, there are new threats calling for new control measures. Data protection has become a critical question for citizens, companies and governments.

The conferences planned at CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS 2014 will explore major trends for the future in terms of payment, digital security, identification and mobility.

More than 180 influential speakers from international organizations will present their experiences and visions for the future regarding these questions. During 3 days, key decision makers from banks, financial institutions, major players from payment services and e-commerce will meet together to discuss and exchange. Around 1,700 attendees are expected.

Key Diary Dates

  • Monday 3rd November 2014: SESAMES award ceremony, rewarding the latest industry innovations across the entire user market. This globally recognized competition is a unique opportunity for candidates to demonstrate their energy and their performance to the professional community of CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS.
  • Tuesday 4th November 2014 : SECURE CONNEXIONS SUMMIT, Grand opening conference with leaders from the biggest companies in the security and payment sector.
  • From Tuesday 4th to Thursday 6th November 2014: Trade exhibition with more than 450 exhibitors from over 50 countries.
  • From Tuesday 4th to Thursday 6th November 2014: 120 conferences to explore the latest trends in the areas of identification, payment and mobility. In 2013, about 1,700 participants came to listen and exchange with more than 180 speakers (of which 140 CEOs). The number of participants at these conferences is growing annually.

DATACARD, GEMALTO, HID GLOBAL, INGENICO, NXP, OBERTHUR TECHNOLOGIES, POWA TECHNOLOGIES, STMICROELECTRONICS and VERIFONE amongst others will attend CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS 2014 and have reserved their exhibition spaces.

CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS

From 4th to 6th November 2014
Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre

For more information, please visit our webiste:
http://fr.cartes.com/Espace-Presse/Communiques-de-CARTES or http://fr.cartes.com/

CARTES SECURE CONNEXIONS is organized by COMEXPOSIUM.
The group COMEXPOSIUM, one of the European leaders in event organization, is involved in 114 public and professional exhibitions, covering 17 activity sectors. Every year, it welcomes 38 000 exhibitors, of which 1/3 are international, and 3.5 million visitors of which 400 000 are foreign. With more than 350 employees, COMEXPOSIUM organizes five of the ten biggest French events: SIAL, Intermat, EMBALLAGE, SIMA, Foire de Paris.

More Stories By Business Wire

Copyright © 2009 Business Wire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of Business Wire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Business Wire. Business Wire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
So, you bought into the current machine learning craze and went on to collect millions/billions of records from this promising new data source. Now, what do you do with them? Too often, the abundance of data quickly turns into an abundance of problems. How do you extract that "magic essence" from your data without falling into the common pitfalls? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Natalia Ponomareva, Software Engineer at Google, will provide tips on how to be successful in large scale machine lear...
The IoT has the potential to create a renaissance of manufacturing in the US and elsewhere. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Florent Solt, CTO and chief architect of Netvibes, will discuss how the expected exponential increase in the amount of data that will be processed, transported, stored, and accessed means there will be a huge demand for smart technologies to deliver it. Florent Solt is the CTO and chief architect of Netvibes. Prior to joining Netvibes in 2007, he co-founded Rift Technol...
Struggling to keep up with increasing application demand? Learn how Platform as a Service (PaaS) can streamline application development processes and make resource management easy.
If there is anything we have learned by now, is that every business paves their own unique path for releasing software- every pipeline, implementation and practices are a bit different, and DevOps comes in all shapes and sizes. Software delivery practices are often comprised of set of several complementing (or even competing) methodologies – such as leveraging Agile, DevOps and even a mix of ITIL, to create the combination that’s most suitable for your organization and that maximize your busines...
The increasing popularity of the Internet of Things necessitates that our physical and cognitive relationship with wearable technology will change rapidly in the near future. This advent means logging has become a thing of the past. Before, it was on us to track our own data, but now that data is automatically available. What does this mean for mHealth and the "connected" body? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Lisa Calkins, CEO and co-founder of Amadeus Consulting, will discuss the impact of wea...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Peak 10, Inc., a national IT infrastructure and cloud services provider, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Peak 10 provides reliable, tailored data center and network services, cloud and managed services. Its solutions are designed to scale and adapt to customers’ changing business needs, enabling them to lower costs, improve performance and focus inter...
See storage differently! Storage performance problems have only gotten worse and harder to solve as applications have become largely virtualized and moved to a cloud-based infrastructure. Storage performance in a virtualized environment is not just about IOPS, it is about how well that potential performance is guaranteed to individual VMs for these apps as the number of VMs keep going up real time. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Dhiraj Sehgal, in product and marketing at Tintri, will discu...
We’ve worked with dozens of early adopters across numerous industries and will debunk common misperceptions, which starts with understanding that many of the connected products we’ll use over the next 5 years are already products, they’re just not yet connected. With an IoT product, time-in-market provides much more essential feedback than ever before. Innovation comes from what you do with the data that the connected product provides in order to enhance the customer experience and optimize busi...
Up until last year, enterprises that were looking into cloud services usually undertook a long-term pilot with one of the large cloud providers, running test and dev workloads in the cloud. With cloud’s transition to mainstream adoption in 2015, and with enterprises migrating more and more workloads into the cloud and in between public and private environments, the single-provider approach must be revisited. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, Yoav Mor, multi-cloud solution evangelist at Cloudy...
In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Klein, CEO and Co-founder of Rachio, will discuss next generation communities that are using IoT to create more sustainable, intelligent communities. One example is Sterling Ranch, a 10,000 home development that – with the help of Siemens – will integrate IoT technology into the community to provide residents with energy and water savings as well as intelligent security. Everything from stop lights to sprinkler systems to building infrastructures will run ef...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Enzu, a leading provider of cloud hosting solutions, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Enzu’s mission is to be the leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions worldwide. Enzu enables online businesses to use its IT infrastructure to their competitive advantage. By offering a suite of proven hosting and management services, Enzu wants companies to foc...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Stratoscale, the software company developing the next generation data center operating system, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 18th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 7-9, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Stratoscale is revolutionizing the data center with a zero-to-cloud-in-minutes solution. With Stratoscale’s hardware-agnostic, Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) solution to store everything, run anything and scale everywhere...
Digital payments using wearable devices such as smart watches, fitness trackers, and payment wristbands are an increasing area of focus for industry participants, and consumer acceptance from early trials and deployments has encouraged some of the biggest names in technology and banking to continue their push to drive growth in this nascent market. Wearable payment systems may utilize near field communication (NFC), radio frequency identification (RFID), or quick response (QR) codes and barcodes...
Angular 2 is a complete re-write of the popular framework AngularJS. Programming in Angular 2 is greatly simplified – now it's a component-based well-performing framework. This immersive one-day workshop at 18th Cloud Expo, led by Yakov Fain, a Java Champion and a co-founder of the IT consultancy Farata Systems and the product company SuranceBay, will provide you with everything you wanted to know about Angular 2.
You think you know what’s in your data. But do you? Most organizations are now aware of the business intelligence represented by their data. Data science stands to take this to a level you never thought of – literally. The techniques of data science, when used with the capabilities of Big Data technologies, can make connections you had not yet imagined, helping you discover new insights and ask new questions of your data. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Sarbjit Sarkaria, data science team lead ...