ATPS APAC 2023 - Airline and Travel Payments Summit 2023
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Airline & Travel Payments Summit APAC: Bangkok Thailand

Date: 22 August: 2:30pm-5pm: Conference
5pm-8pm: Networking Reception
23 August: 9am-5pm: Conference
5pm-6pm: Networking Reception
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Delegates: 100+
Attend: REGISTER NOW! Pricing: Merchants: $69 USD  / Vendors: $899 USD (Until Friday 21 July)
Networking Event Registration – 22AUG 5-8pm: Click Here to Register!

The 2023 Airline & Travel Summit of Payments Asia-Pacific (ATPS APAC) will take place at the Doubletree by Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok on the 22nd and 23rd of August.

This conference is the place to be if improving profitability is on your agenda.  Payments and fraud prevention are key areas that can drive revenue and decrease your costs.  We’ll be sharing the latest innovations and trends for airlines, travel companies and OTA’s in payments & fraud prevention as well as connecting industry professionals from across the region!

Some of the hot topics that participants will discuss include:

  • B2B Payments: it’s where the cost savings are
  • Payment Orchestration: why this is the hottest trend in travel payments
  • Open Banking: It’s in Europe today, and Asia tomorrow. Get prepared
  • Fraud Prevention: get ahead of fraudsters’ latest attack vectors
  • Account Takeovers: preventing loyalty fraud as well as stolen credit cards

These are just a few of the emerging payment to be looked at at ATPS APAC 2023. To submit your own idea for a speaking topic, email Michael Smith

Scroll down to see the full conference agenda.

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Airline & Travel Payments Summit APAC
Tuesday 22nd August 2023

2:30pm – 5:00pm

Asia-Pacific Fraud Roundtable

Peter Gross, Revenue Fraud Analyst, Virgin Australia (invited)
Chris Staab, Co-founder, Loyalty Security Alliance

5:00pm – 8:00pm

Airline & Travel Payments Summit APAC
Wednesday 23rd August 2023

9:00am – 9:30am

Chairman’s Welcome Remarks & Opening Presentation:  Innovations & Trends in Payments, Fraud (and crime!) : 6 Key Lessons airlines and travel companies need to know

Lance Blockley, Managing Director, The Initiatives Group

9:30am – 10:00am

Case Study:  Improving your B2B Payments Process:  Lessons from real world deployment

James Alba-Duignan, Regional Vice President Commercial, Discover (invited)
-Co-speaker from Discover client to be announced

10:00am – 10:30am

Payment Orchestration:  The next big thing for airline and travel payments?

Belle Yongkittikul, Regional Account Director APAC, inai  and travel client(invited)

10:30am – 11:10am

Coffee Break & Networking 

11:10am – 11:40am

Panel session: Innovations to keep up with the fraudsters:  Fraud has increased and changed during & post pandemic.  Hear from the front line of both the trends and developments to keep fraud under control

Jonathon Gould, Consultant, Asia-Pacific-Connections (invited)

Luke Dynan, General Manager APAC, Accertify
– Other panellists to be announced

11:40am – 12:00pm

Account Takeovers:  Everything you need to know about this fraud and new ways of dealing with it

Michael Smith, Co-founder, Loyalty Security Alliance

12:00pm – 12:30pm

Balancing Fraud Prevention with Customer Experience:  Where’s the happy medium?

Ben Laurie, Client Partner Enterprise, Verizon (invited)

12:30pm – 2:00pm

Lunch & Networking 

2:00pm – 2:30pm

Open Banking:  What it is and the implications for Airlines and Travel Companies?

Simon Eve, Director Travel Ecommerce & Partnerships, Trustly (invited)

2:30pm – 2:50pm

Increasing Payment Conversion by improving your Customer Experience

Speaker to be announced

2:50pm – 3:20pm

Panel session: Payment Orchestration and B2B Payments are worldwide hot topics – do they deliver and are we missing out on other developments by focusing on these?

Jonathon Gould, Consultant, Asia-Pacific-Connections (invited)


Luisa Pittier, Outpace (invited)
Linus Goh, Head of Business Development, Worldpay (invited)
– Other panellists to be announced

3:20pm – 4:00pm

Coffee Break & Networking 

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Payment Innovation Showcase: Bridging Fintech and Legacy Systems

These Fintech startups are providing solutions that are transforming how customers pay for travel. This session will look under their hoods and allow participants to get ahead of payment trends.

Chris Staab, Managing Partner, Ai Events
Jeffery O Neill, CEO, Fly Clever
Jeff manages a travel agency currently in the market for B2B payment solutions so will be joining to help facilitate conversation with these payment innovators.

Mike Carlo, CEO, XanderPay | How to save money on your supplier payments
Piers Gorman, Managing Director APAC, Trevipay | How to grow your B2B sales and increase yields
Simon Eve, Head of Travel, Trustly | Open Banking – it’s coming to Asia
Jamie Fu, Vice President, Enterprise Partnerships, Mastercard | Innovation Powering The Travel Economy

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Networking Session



    • $69 USD (Until Friday 21 July)
    • Payment by Credit Card.
    • Note: Registration prices are $100 additional by bank transfer.

    Register Now!


    • $899 USD (Until Friday 21 July)
    • Payment by Credit Card.
    • Note: Registration prices are $100 additional by bank transfer.

    Register Now!