Moving from Crisis to Business Recovery - Co-brand & Travel Reward Cards Virtual 2020

Date: 10 Nov 2020 - 11 Nov 2020    Location: Online, 10am EST    Delegates: 80+

 

Co-Brand & Travel Rewards 2020 was an event dedicated to professionals who run co-brand and travel reward card programs. From card issuers, merchants, companies and professionals who put cards in consumers' hands, and increasingly in their mobile wallets, this was the place to learn what's coming next - something hard to know in the current "Covid Economy." 

It was also the place to share best practices and meet your fellow card industry professionals virtually via our fantastic conference app and Zoom networking roundtables.
 
The conference sessions took place from 10am - 12 Noon Eastern on both Tuesday, November 10th and Wednesday, November 11th. If you registered and were unable to attend, all the session recordings are available via the Whova app, along with additional exclusive content.
 

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Pre-Conference Workshops:

 


Thursday 8, October 2020
11am Eastern / 5pm Central European Time
Pre-Conference Workshop with XanderPay on Payment Acceptance in the Covid Economy
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Thursday 5, November 2020
10am Eastern / 4pm Central European Time
Co-Brand Customer Acquisition Workshop with Elite Marketing  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/4090992906666280450

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Tuesday, 10 November 2020 - Day 1:


• Chairman's welcome remarks
- Driss Belmadani, Former Senior Manager, Loyalty, Credit Cards & Partnerships, JetBlue Airways 


10.00am Eastern / 4.00pm Central  European Time
• State of Cobrand and Travel Reward Cards post Covid-19: new spend patterns and how Fintech Innovation can help drive the industry towards profitability again
- Kate Morgan, Head of International Partnerships, Auriemma Group 


10.25am Eastern / 4.25pm Central European Time
• Driving spend with Big Data
- Paul Alexander, Group Chief Executive, Beyond Analysis


10:50am Eastern / 4.50pm Central European Time
Debate: Which currency is more valuable – traditional co-brand vs bank reward cards/cash back 
  Moderator:
- Madeleine Anderson, Director, Company Evolution

  Debaters:
- Gary Leff, Author, View from the Wing 
- Charanpal Brar, Senior Loyalty Consultant Director, Bond Brand Loyalty 
    

 


Wednesday, 11 November 2020 - Day 2:


• Chairman's welcome remarks
- Driss Belmadani, Former Senior Manager, Loyalty, Credit Cards & Partnerships, JetBlue Airways
 


10.00am Eastern / 4.00pm Central European Time

How FinTechs are changing the credit card landscape 
- Vikas Chandak, SVP & Head of Strategic Businesses, Financial Products, Partnerships & Alliances, Intermiles 


10.25am Eastern / 4.25pm Central European Time
• Real-time loyalty reward redemption: Why loyalty is the new currency
- Keith Smith, CEO, Payouts Network 


10.50am Eastern / 4.50pm Central European Time
• Panel discussion: Keeping Cobrand cardholders engaged when they aren’t travelling: what do new benefits look like and how will they be earned?

 
Moderator: 
- Driss  Belmadani, Former Senior Manager, Loyalty, Credit Cards & Partnerships, JetBlue Airways 
  Panellists:
- Frank Reeuwijk, Strategic Financial Manager, Air France/KLM
- Leah Girma, Director Financial Services, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
- Chip Baker, Managing Partner, Summit Path Partners
     


11.30am Eastern / 5.30pm Central European Time
"Coffee Break" Networking
Zoom closing round table: What are the key takeways from the event?
- Madeleine Anderson, Director, Company Evolution (Moderator)
- Kate Morgan, Head of International Partnerships, Auriemma Group
- Paul Alexander, Group Chief Executive, Beyond Analysis

 


Vendors
*$300 Registration
Vendors, Consultants, Financial Services
 
Providers
*Complimentary Registration
Merchants

* Ai Events reserves the right to determine which companies qualify as Merchants for the purposes of complimentary registration.

 


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Get our official conference app,

Get the most out of the app and have a more productive experience!

1

NAVIGATE the event agenda and logistics, even without Wi-Fi or data. Access useful information like ridesharing and local attractions through the Community Board

2

NETWORK effectively. Plan whom to meet by exploring attendee profiles and sending out messages

3

PARTICIPATE in event activities through session likes, comments, ratings, live polling, tweeting, and more

For Blackberry or Windows Phone,Click here
For feature details, visit Whova

 



Photo: Networking at a Mega Event & Co-Brand Partnerships Conference

Companies already registered for the event: 
Note: Companies will be added to the list as they register
 
Accor Hotels
Aegean Airlines
Aeromexico
Aer Lingus
Affinity
Ascend Partners
Air Botswana
Air France-KLM
Air Mauritius
Air Miles
Air North
Alaska Airlines
Alliance Data
American Airlines
Amtrak
Auriemma Group 
Avios
Azores Airlines - SATA Internacional
Barclays Bank
Beyond Analysis
Best Western
Big Life
byDzyne
Calgary Hotel Association
Capital One
Caribbean Airlines
Clear Channel Airport
Club Premier
Comarch
Company Evolution
Copa Airlines
CreditShop
Do Good Points
Drumbell Consulting
El Al Airlines
Elite Marketing Group
Emirates
Engage People
Etihad Airways
Ethiopian Airlines
Flight Centre Travel Group
Frontier Airlines
Global Hotel Card
Gulf Air
Hahn Air
Hans Airways
HappyEasyGo
Hawaiian Airlines
Hilton
Hotels(dot)com
Hyla Mobile
IAG Loyalty
Icelandair
ICF Next
Intermiles
IHG
JetBlue Airways
Korean Air
KLM
Kuwait Airways
Latam Airlines
 
LifeMiles
Lotus International
LoyaltyOne
LoyaltyPlus
Marriott
Mastercard
Mastercard Vyze
Melia Hotels International
Merkle
Middle East Airlines 
Miles & More GmbH
Musement
Norwegian AirShuttle ASA
Payouts Network
Pegasus Airlines
Qatar Airways
Red Roof
Resurs Bank AB
Royal Air Maroc
Royal Caribbean Cruises
Shell UK
Singapore Airlines
Sky Airline
Sol Group Corporation/ MHI Hotels 
Sonesta
South African Airways
Southwest Airlines
Spirit Airlines
State Van Rental
Summit Path Partners
Sun Country Airlines
TAP Air Portugal
The Mallet Group
TSYS Loyalty
Ukraine International Airlines
UMB
United Airlines
US Bank
Velocity Frequent Flyer
View from the Wing
Virgin Atlantic
Virgin Australia
Vistara
Volaris
Vonality
Wells Fargo
West Monroe
Westjet
Widerøe
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
 

Vendors
$300 Registration  
*Vendors, Consultants, Financial Services
 
Providers
Complimentary Registration
*Merchants (e.g. Airlines, Hotels, Retailers)

* Ai Events reserves the right to determine which companies qualify as Airlines, Travel Providers and Hospitality Providers for the purposes of complimentary registration.


Pre-Event Workshop: Growing Concern & Continuity
Thursday October 8 2020, 11am EDT/ 5pm Central European Time


Workshop Overview: With the economic fallout of the pandemic, we should all worry about the ongoing risks every company in involved in the Airline & Travel Industry is facing now. OTAs, airlines, tour operators, individual hotels and even acquirers, PSP's and VCC issuers can go out of business rather abruptly. So, how does the payments infrastructure need to quickly change? Watch this session to find out the answer from the panel of experts shown below.



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Panelists

Forest
Paul Van Alfen

Managing Director, Up in the Air

Mountains
Mike Carlo

Founder, XanderPay

 

Forest
Xavier Ginesta
(invited)
Chairman, Voxel Group

Mountains
Will Plummer 
(invited)
CEO, Trust My Travel

 



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Pre-Event: Workshop on Co-Brand Acquisition and the Future of Face to Face Marketing

Watch this session hosted by Elite Marketing Group and learn how to interact with and acquire new card customers while showing appreciation for current ones in a safe and contactless manner. Hear about our Covid Response Plan. 


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Segment One (30 minutes)

• Why the live channel works – Quick Tidbits to Ensure Success   
 
• What the live channel looks like presently and in the near future  
 
• Tips for acquiring new customers today
 

Segment two - Practical Segment (30 minutes)

INTERACTIVE Card Application: Experience the latest in contactless customer acquisition and win great prizes!
 



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