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MEF Webinar | Future of Mobile Payments & Commerce – Global Trends + spotlight on the Italian market

October 24, 2019 @ 16:00 - 17:00 UTC+0

The digital payments ecosystem is constantly evolving. The biggest markets China and the US reflect very different approaches with mobile payment adoption and in Europe there are local implementations and peculiarities that shape the way the payment sector has developed.

Connected devices, new regulations e.g. PSD2 in Europe and new technologies such as Blockchain, AI and IoT are continuing to evolve new payment processes and shape the future of payments.

This webinar presents the research findings from the Osservatorio Mobile Payment & Commerce, Politecnico di Milano and looks at global trends through the lens of the Italian market.

We’ll explore the field of Mobile Payment & Commerce to better understand:

  • What are the main markets and use cases by country
  • Innovation Trends & Emerging Technologies including Open APIs, AI, Blockchain, Smart Objects and Voice Assistants

The session will also take a dedicated look at the Italian payments market including growth forecasts and trends.

Italy is starting to have a significant weight on the payment scene seeing the biggest growth in Mobile Proximity Payments transacting approx.about €530 million in 2018 (+ 650%), with more than 1 million active users.Services such as Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay are driving growth but also the expansion of alternative services to NFC services.

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Matteo Risi

Research Fellow Osservatorio Mobile Payment & Commerce, Politecnico di Milano

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October 24, 2019
16:00 - 17:00 UTC+0
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