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Regular informal networking events to create and build relationships between peers, prospects and partners.

Hot Topic Briefings

Subject-specific briefings that explore contemporary industry topics, providing exclusive and valuable insight from expert speaker panels.

CEO Round Table Dinners

Evening dinners with senior and experienced industry leaders, talking privately on topical issues, within an informal setting at a memorable restaurant.


The EPA’s annual general meeting gives members the opportunity to reflect collectively on what the community has achieved over the past year and our policy priorities for the year ahead.

Project Events

Events on industry-critical issues are occasionally required to deliver some of the EPA’s projects.

Emerging Payments Academy

One-day payments-specific training courses on contemporary payment issues, delivered by payment practitioners who are experts in their field.


The EPA’s annual flagship conference held in London brings industry leaders together to discuss the opportunities, challenges and exciting future of emerging payments. This one-day event is a mix of keynote sessions from influential industry stakeholders, panel debates and track sessions, and live demonstrations of innovative payments technologies from PayTech start-ups.

Headline sponsor

Emerging Payments Awards

The international payment industry’s most prestigious black-tie event, which is held in London. The Emerging Payments Awards recognises and celebrates the best global emerging payments industry has to offer, in front of an audience of over 850 payments professionals. The Awards also offers an unparalleled networking opportunity thanks to the legendary after-party. It’s where reputations are made and deals are done.

Event sponsor

Complimentary tickets for: Min. four Hot Topic Briefings, PAY360 conference, the EPA AGM, Min. six EP@Home networking evenings234
Two complimentary tickets for four Women in PayTech workshops234
Complimentary use of boardroom and hot desks
Promotion in the EPA’s monthly bulletin
Access to policy documents and whitepapers
One free early-bird nomination for the Emerging Payments Awards
Discount on the Emerging Payments Academy25%30%35%
Sponsorship of EP@Home networking eventChoice of EP@Home or CEO Round Table dinnerBoth EP@Home and CEO Round Table dinner
Overview of company in an EPA monthly newsletter50 words75 words
Guaranteed role on an EPA project
Annual business review with a senior member of the EPA management team
Opportunity to publish white papers on EPA website
Personal introductions by email target stakeholder group annuallyUp to 12Up to 50
Dedicated relationship manager
Dedicated relationship manager (senior member of the EPA management team)
Sponsorship of an EPA project
Annual marketing campaign promoting brand
Event sponsorship: 1 x Hot Topic Briefing, 1 x CEOs Round Table DinnerChoice of EP@Home or CEO Round Table dinnerBoth EP@Home and CEO Round Table dinner
EPA Benefactor/Patron logo and Benefactor/Patron branding
Press release announcing status
Email from Director General introducing Benefactor to EPA Member senior contact
Annual planning session with EPA Advisory Board member and EPA’s Director General
Listing of news in prime position in newsletter
Sponsorship relevant of EPA Project event (optional)
Promotion of a Benefactor video through EPA’s marketing channels
 Pricing starting from £9.9k plus VAT