ACT Canada Forum Introduction

ACT Canada Forum (formerly Cardware) is the premier payment conference for insights & networking for issuers, acquirers, merchants, brands, regulators, solution providers & other stakeholders. This is where key domestic and international stakeholders connect in an intimate, highly focused forum to ask questions and share insights. This is where they explore opportunities to increase revenues, decrease costs and manage risk in a market that's constantly moving. At the ACT Canada Forum, we:

  • Filter the truth from the market noise
  • Understand complex issues
  • Join the dialogue to help you make profitable decisions
  • Network with key decision makers

This is the must-attend event for industry leaders.

Please note that ACT Canada has zero tolerance policy for suitcasing

Gala Reception

Plenary Track & Coffee Break
Networking Breakfasts
Keynote Luncheon

Expert + Merchant Breakout Track
Expert Level
Expert Level
Expert Level
Expert Level
Coffee Break & Influencer Level
Coffee Break
Supporter Level
  • Insights


    • Tap into a wealth of knowledge on market risks, barriers, opportunities and growth
    • Understand today's issues with a Canadian context (mobile, leveraging EMV, crypto currencies, self-regulation)
    • Access unique and timely information on key market forces, advances, players, new entrants and challenges
  • Networking


    • Connect with long-term players and meet new market entrants
    • Take advantage of a neutral and non-competitive forum to meet and discuss issues
    • Share learning with others on increasing revenue, decreasing cost and reducing risk
    • Connect with members who can help further your interests and advance your business
  • Visibility


    • Boost your brand profile with sponsorship opportunities in front of the 'Who's Who' of the local and global market
    • Position your company with enhanced exposure in our Exchange Place
    • Enhance your individual profile with industry exposure at one of the most sought after events of the year