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Join us at one of the industry events we partner with. 


San Diego, USA

1-3 February, 2023

Border Management & Technologies Summit Americas 2023

Our international event will bring together leading officials from across North America, Central America, Europe and Asia to discuss the latest border security developments, concepts, challenges and procedures. Over the 2-day conference you will hear in-depth presentations and discussions from senior officials from across the key U.S. government agencies such as the Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), Border Patrol, Coast Guard and many more…

There will also be speakers from the United Kingdom, Jamaica, Aruba, Mexico, Guatemala, Canada, European Union and others.

Our IBMATA event discusses the latest border security topics such as combating irregular migration, data sharing and targeting to secure the border, future borders, identity systems at the border, digital visas, digitalization of customs, pre-clearance systems for goods, biometrics and international cooperation.

Alongside the 2-day conference will be a vibrant exhibition where technology vendors will be showcasing their border security solutions, products and technologies that can assist border agencies secure their borders.

The event is supported by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency who will also be conducting a site visit to San Ysidro* land border to see the operations and technology used to facilitate the high level of traffic faced every day across the U.S. – Mexico border.


15 February 2023

The Road Ahead for Biometrics and Identity Online Summit

“The Road Ahead for Biometrics and Identity” — a full day of interview-style sessions with identity experts, curated to educate, motivate, and inform you about biometrics and digital ID across the most crucial market sectors. Our first identity summit of 2023 will serve as the launching point for the Road Ahead Research program, and feature a special flashpoint panel on the topic of biometric myth busting.

Frankfurt, Germany

23 - 24 Feb, 2023


Join the 5th annual Open Banking & SCA Leadership Forum. One of our flagship conferences in Europe with 2 days comprehensive format. It will be held live in Frankfurt. It has originated from Europe’s only dedicated - Strong Customer Authentication Summit in 2019 in London to a full-fledged Open Banking Forum covering journeys from Open Banking to Open Finance, SCA, XS2A, SPAA, Embedded Finance, and more. Join this uniquely positioned leadership forum which brings up-to 35 senior leaders from mostly Banks, Regulators, and some selected FinTech cos who are driving this momentum. 200+ senior level attendees are expected, a mini-expo across 2-day comprehensive forum. Come and engage at this unique show.

Frankfurt, Germany

20 April, 2023


Instant Payments Summit is the longest-running conference dedicated to rise of Instant Payments in Europe. Since 2017 it has been successfully held in London, Brussels, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Online, and Sweden. The seventh annual will be back in Frankfurt.

This is the only conference in Europe that brings together the top 3 instant payments schemes – ECB’s TIPS, EPC’s SCT Inst, and EBA Clearing’s RT1 at a common stage and is giving momentum to the instant-payments implementation. We have embedded Fraud Management into this show to make it more comprehensive. This is a focused day conference to be represented by over 25 leading speakers with estimated 125-150 qualified senior-level attendees.


9-11 May 2023

Border Management & Technologies Summit AFRICA 2023

IBMATA are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our inaugural Border Management & Technologies Summit AFRICA conference and exhibition in Johannesburg on 9-11 May 2023.

More information will be available soon.

The event will be chaired by the IBMATA Chairman, Mr Tony Smith, the former Director-General of UK Border Force.

If you are interested in speaking, sponsoring or exhibiting at the event please contact

Lagos, Nigeria

24 - 25 May 2023

RegTech Africa Conference 2023

RegTech Africa Conference is the premier platform with the power to influence change for regulators, regulated and key industry stakeholders to engage, collaborate and share knowledge around new technologies and practices that support better regulations.

The maiden edition of the conference held in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was hugely successful and boasts of high-level representation of businesses and regulators across key sectors such as financial services, technology, telecommunications and Venture capital companies.
The 2023 edition of the conference is scheduled to hold between 24th and 26th May, 2023 at Oriental Hotel, Lagos – Nigeria in a hybrid format, with the theme: ELEVATING NATIONAL POLICY ON FINANCIAL INCLUSION, CONSUMER PROTECTION AND CYBERSECURITY.

As the fintech capital of Africa, the choice of Lagos as the venue could not have been more appropriate. As one of the fastest growing cities in the world, Lagos is the most populous city on the African continent. With close to 25 million people the megacity has the highest GDP and houses the largest and busiest seaports on the continent; with Oriental Hotel at the heart of Victoria Island and shielded from the hustle and bustle of the city.

The conference boasts of an expansive line-up of over 75 inspiring speakers and target participants of over 1,000 across over 80 countries, with a unified agenda on mind-stirring breakout sessions, focused on live case studies, information exchange, focused pitch decks and cutting-edge insights; all curated after an intensive market research and feedback from key industry stakeholders.

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