SCIL-EMV Academy Announces New One-Hour FREE Workshop:

A to Z of EMV for Issuers, Acquirers, Merchants and Processors

One hour free webinar by SCIL-EMV Academy outlines steps and strategies that EMV stakeholders need to adopt

to implement a successful, cost-effective EMV Migration

NEW YORK, July 30, 2014 – SCIL-EMV Academy, America’s EMV migration expert, announced today an innovative new workshop – the A to Z of EMV – Implementation Steps and Strategies for Issuers, Acquirers, Merchants and Processors. The special one hour FREE webinar is scheduled for Friday August 8, 2014 at 11AM EST.  It informs and supports the U.S. EMV migration efforts and is open to all U.S. EMV Migration stakeholders.

As the first EMV liability shift deadlines mandated by leading Card Brands American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA deadlines approach, it is important for all stakeholders in the U.S. payments ecosystem to be prepared.  Founded in 2011, SCIL-EMV Academy’s EMV workshops help acquirers, issuers, merchants and processors make the transition to EMV seamlessly and cost effectively. SCIL-EMV Academy is a U.S. EMV training, consultancy and solutions provider committed to speeding the U.S. banking and payments industry migration to EMV chip based credit and debit cards.  SCIL-EMV Academy

This webinar is free for Issuers, Acquirer, Merchants and Processors who are involved in migration projects for their various organizations.  Topics covered in this webinar include:

  • EMV – Mag stripe Vs EMV
  • EMV The Benefits –Reduction in fraud and intangible benefits
  • EMV – The Costs:
  • Issuers: Cards, Card management and Systems Implementation and costs
  • Acquirers: Migration issues, Network and Host Interface upgrades
  • Merchants: Terminals, Upgrades, Costs and Acquirer Interfaces
  • Processors: Interfaces, System Upgrade, Key Management
  • Discuss EMV Migration Strategies
  • Market dynamics, convergence of EMV, NFC and Mobile Payments driving migration

This webinar is in addition to the U.S. EMV workshop schedule recently announced by SCIL EMV Academy and scheduled for the summer and the fall of 2014.  The curriculum includes new online EMV workshops and the addition of a “Typical EMV Project Implementation Plan” module, which provides issuers, acquirers and merchants a detailed review of the technical and business requirements for upgrading to an EMV payments system.

The new schedule includes stops in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Diego and San Francisco. For more information visit EMV Workshop in the USA

For more information call Stewart chalmers on 818-681-3588.  [email protected]

About SCIL-EMV Academy

SCIL-EMV Academy, America’s EMV migration expert, is a U.S. based developer and integrator of EMV training; consultancy and software solutions focused on contact, contactless and mobile NFC markets. Areas of technology expertise include, EMV credit/debit smart card solutions, payment transaction processing systems, and mobile payments and enterprise security, target payments, healthcare and transportation markets. Headquartered in New York City with offices in Los Angeles, California and Toronto, Canada, the Academy’s private and public EMV Training workshops have become enabling tools for U.S. acquirers, issuers and merchants as they address their respective EMV migration roadmaps. To learn more or schedule and customize a workshop, visit EMV Academy Workshops contact I want my EMV

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