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Secure Technology Alliance Spotlights Advances in IoT Payments with New Conference

Secure Technology Alliance invites speaking proposals through July 21 Princeton Junction, N.J., June 22, 2017 – IoT Payments 2017, a new Secure Technology Alliance event, is coming to Austin, Texas this October. IoT Payments 2017 is the only conference bringing together financial executives, device and application providers and retail industry experts for a deep dive Read the full article…

Securing Federal Identity 2017 Recap: Government Presents Policy, Technology Standards for Shaping the Future of Secure Identity and Access

Secure Technology Alliance event draws over 100 federal executives to move security and identity forward Princeton Junction, N.J., June 14, 2017 – Half of the more than 200 security experts, government technology vendors and industry leaders at the Secure Technology Alliance’s Securing Federal Identity 2017 conference in Washington, D.C. last week who gathered for the Read the full article…

Secure Technology Alliance Brings Federal Government Identity and Authentication to the Forefront at Upcoming Conference

Securing Federal Identity 2017 to be held June 6 in Washington, D.C. Princeton Junction, N.J., April 26, 2017 – The Securing Federal Identity 2017 event, organized by the Secure Technology Alliance (formerly the Smart Card Alliance), will return to Washington, D.C. for its 15th year this June to bring together government and security executives and Read the full article…

The Wave of Change in Payments Explored at 10th Annual Secure Technology Alliance Payments Summit in Orlando

Princeton Junction, N.J., April 6, 2017 – The 10th Annual Payments Summit, a Secure Technology Alliance event, took place last week with sessions featuring payments solutions, payments technology and transportation payments, and explored hot topics impacting the payments market today and in the future. The Payments Summit, until recently, has been associated with the Smart Read the full article…

New Secure Technology Alliance White Paper Explores Mobile Identity Authentication Drivers, Standards and Implementation Best Practices

Princeton Junction, N.J., March 27, 2017 – With consumers increasingly using mobile devices to access a variety of digital services, service providers are grappling with how to provide authentication methods that are more secure and convenient than passwords or one-time passcodes. The Secure Technology Alliance explores the new authentication mechanisms and use cases where authentication Read the full article…

New Secure Technology Alliance White Paper Describes the Role of Smart Card Technology to Enhance Security of Blockchain Applications

Princeton Junction, N.J., March 23, 2017 – Implementations of blockchain-based applications are growing rapidly: over $1 billion has been invested in implementations since 2009, with 60 percent of that funding occurring since the beginning of 2015.[1] While blockchain can create a faster, secure platform for various types of transactions, all implementations share the critical security Read the full article…

Secure Technology Alliance and Association for Commuter Transportation Explore Real-World Multimodal Transit Payments in First of Two-Part Resource Series

Transportation payments to be theme of sessions at 2017 Payments Summit Princeton Junction, N.J., March 22, 2017 – Multimodal payments convergence – the integration of payment services for any type of transportation – is rapidly gaining popularity in the U.S. and abroad due to its ability to make paying for travel more convenient. The Secure Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Becomes Secure Technology Alliance as the Organization Expands Its Mission to Include a Broader View of Security Technologies

Princeton Junction, N.J., March 8, 2017 – The Smart Card Alliance, known for propelling the adoption of smart card technology as the global standard for payment, identity, access and mobile application security, announced today it is expanding its charter to include a broader range of security and privacy-enhancing technologies. To reflect this expanded mission, the Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance 2017 Payments Summit Keynote Speakers to Give Deep Dive into EMV, Mobile, IoT, Transit Payments

Highly-anticipated payments event heads to Orlando in March, early registration discounts available through March 4 Princeton Junction, N.J., February 28, 2017 – What are the latest trends in U.S. payments? What is the status of the U.S. EMV migration? What does the future hold for mobile and contactless payments? How will the Internet of Things Read the full article…

Smart Card Alliance Reviews Payments, Transportation, and Mobile Councils Accomplishments, Announces New Council Leadership for 2017

Princeton Junction, N.J., February 21, 2017 – The Smart Card Alliance Payments, Mobile and Transportation Councils had a successful year in 2016 with strong member participation, quality deliverables, and significant headway in promoting the understanding, adoption, use and widespread application of smart card technology in the payments space. To kick off 2017, the councils today Read the full article…