Webinars/Webcasts

What are ICMA Webinars/Webcasts?

As a member benefit, ICMA hosts live webinars and webcasts featuring an industry leader or expert, delivering a virtual presentation. Webinar participants can listen to the presentation via a conference call portal, and watch the PowerPoint presentation live online. Webcast participants can see the presenter as well as the presentation. Participants have the opportunity to post questions during the presentation. From the convenience of your own office or conference room, you and your colleagues will have another great educational resource. Each webinar/webcast will be recorded and provided on the Webinar Archive page in the My ICMA portal link at the top of this page.

 

Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor Presents: ICMA European Card Market Statistics

September 20, 2017

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Join Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor as he details the ICMA 2016 European Card Market and Personalisation and Fulfillment statistic highlights. Al's presentation will offer great insights into the trends of the 12 vertical market segments as well as card manufacturing and personalisation growth specific to the European Market. 

Experience ICMA EXPO Education Live

September 8, 2017

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Join Megan Bogard, CPI Card Group for her presentation Effectively Designing and Introducing New Trends in Card Design and Sheila Loy, HID Global for her Healthcare Card Industry Overview presentation. If you missed this year's EXPO, click on the link to see what you missed.

Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor Presents: ICMA North American Market Statistics

June 7, 2017

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Join Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor as he details the ICMA 2016 North American Card Market and Personalization and Fulfillment statistic highlights. Al’s presentation will offer great insights into the trends of the 12 vertical market segments as well as card manufacturing and personalization growth specific to the North American Market.

Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor Presents: Global Card and P&F 2016 Statistics Highlights

February 15, 2017

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Join Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor as he details the ICMA 2016 Global Card Market and Personalization and Fulfillment statistic reports. Al's presentation will offer great insights into the trends of the 12 vertical market segments as well as card manufacturing and personalization growth globally.

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Uwe Trüggelmann, TruCert Ltd. Presents: Introduction to MasterCard’s CQM Requirements V2.16

November 21, 2016

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This webinar is an introduction to the changes in MasterCard’s CQM Requirements that will become mandatory when they transition to version 2.16 towards the end of the year. The presenter, Uwe Trüggelmann, is the editor of the CQM Requirements document and also works as a CQM Auditor and in various other areas for MasterCard and other clients. Trüggelmann has a wide background in quality and security management of production of cards and similar devices. This webinar’s audience targets at quality and production professionals involved in the CQM certification of their sites.

 

Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor Presents: Global & European Card Industry Market Trends

October 19, 2016

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Join Al Vrancart, ICMA Founder Emeritus and Industry Advisor as he details European market trends. Al's presentation will offer great insights into the trends of the 12 vertical market segments as well as card manufacturing and personalisation growth globally and regionally.

 

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Karen Brooker, ABnote NA Presents: Developments in the Gift Card Marketplace

July 12, 2016

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In this webinar Karen Brooker, VP of Sales for ABnote NA, discusses gift card trends including macro retail trends, the impact of those macro trends on the gift card market, and helping merchants stay relevant. 

Karen has over twenty years of experience working for manufacturers and solutions companies in the credit card industry, both in operations and sales roles. She has counseled major retail card issuers and processors on issues of card design and innovation, as well as card program execution. Today Karen serves as vice president of U.S. sales at ABnote North America.

 

ICMA Public Relations Manager Jen Samuel Presents:
How Social Media Can Manufacture Virtual Success in a Tangible Way

June 2, 2016

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In this webinar Jen Samuel, Public Relations Manager for ICMA, explores social media marketing and how ICMA members can use social media to manufacture success. Social media marketing represents an opportunity, that is virtually free, to tell your story to diverse audiences and ultimately build your brand.

 

ICMA Standards and Technical Representative David Tushie Presents:
What Can Card Manufacturers Infer from Current Standards Activity?

February 25, 2016

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In this webinar, David Tushie reviews the current state of Standards activities. Tushie examines both maintenance actions to mature Standards and the development of new Standards that address new technologies. Learn about the current state of applicable card Standards and have a clear view of what new Standards are coming so that you can be advised how they may affect your business going forward.‚Äč

 

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Tony McGee of CPI Card Group Presents:
Voice of the Customer

December 3, 2015

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In this webinar, McGee will review high level trends and feedback within the industry regarding materials and design trends. This will incorporate customer design trends for artworks (inks), core materials, finishes, specialty materials, etc. As manager of the U.S. Financial service team for CPI Card Group, McGee is able to listen to all of the company's customers and come up with new and innovative concepts. The goal of this webinar will be to create continued awareness around what the actual issuers and resellers are driving toward. Create a "voice" of those folks to the industry suppliers.

 

 


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Curt Baskin and John Schneiderhan of Sun Chemical and David Rose of Sakurai Present: UV Curable Inks

September 24, 2015

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In this webinar, Baskin, Schneiderhan and Rose will explore the world of UV curable printing and how this technology can enhance current print operations. UV curable printing is a new technology to most plastic card printers, and there is limited understanding in how this technology can enhance current print operations. With moderate capital investments in equipment that can enhance current screen presses, UV curable printing can improve the overall bottom line of a card printer with faster speeds, better outcomes, and environmental benefits.

 

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Alan Fontanella and Robin Ehrlich, NBS Technologies Present: Transactional Growth & Customer Loyalty through Mobile Application Development 

May 27, 2015

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In this webinar, Fontanella and Ehrlich explore strategies that card issuers and processers alike will adopt that focus on sustained growth in traditional EMV credit card issuance and the role that host card emulation (HCE) will have in influencing mobile wallet credential adoption in parallel. 

 

ICMA Standards and Technical Representative David Tushie Presents:
What YOU Need to Know About Card Standards

September 18, 2014

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In this webinar, David Tushie reviews the current state of Standards activities. Tushie examines both maintenance actions to mature Standards and the development of new Standards that address new technologies. Learn about the current state of applicable card Standards and have a clear view of what new Standards are coming so that you can be advised how they may affect your business going forward.

 

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Barry Mosteller of CPI Card Group Presents: Recent and Future Impact of Technology on Card Manufacturing

June 25, 2014

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This webinar takes a look at technology of the recent past to understand why we are where we are today. In addition, a look at where the technology is going so we can predict the possible directions for the future.

 


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Tom Mucenski and Bill Crawford of Klöckner Pentaplast of America Present: Core Fundamentals of Card Production

December 4, 2013

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This webinar discussed the selection of core material as well as adhesive coatings in card laminations.

 

ICMA Standards and Technical Representative David Tushie Presents:
ESD Conductivity of Cards and Standards

July 11, 2013

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This webinar explores the history of the effects of electrostatic discharge (ESD) on cards in transaction terminals and the Standards activity that resulted from this development. It will identify the work that has been done to characterize this phenomenon with electrically conductive cards. The International Standards and EMVCo organizations are developing testing requirements for this effect. From this webinar, card manufacturers and Issuers will gain an understanding of the current state of this Standard activity and how card and terminal conductivity will be tested.

 

 Uwe Adamczyk, Vice President of Sales at SMARTRAC, Presents:
The World of NFC

March 28, 2013

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This presentation discusses the evolution of NFC, its current state, the benefits of using the technology and where NFC is already in use. How NFC is used for shopping is also be discussed, highlighting new updates as well as what it brings to the consumer's shopping experience. The important question of "Is NFC a threat to the card industry?" is also addressed.

 

ICMA Standards and Technical Representative David Tushie Presents:
Preparing Your Company for What's Next: A Report on New Developments in Card Standards

June 13, 2012

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ICMA Standards and Technical Representative David Tushie presents a critical ISO and ANSI card standards update that addresses the issues discussed in recent ISO and ANSI Card Standards meetings. Knowing what topics are under discussion at these meetings will allow you to plan for any impact they may have on your business or business plans. The current state of applicable card standards is presented and interpreted so that they will be relevant to your present and future business activities. Also, your input on the proposed changes will give the group a valuable perspective on the potential impact these changes could have on your business going forward. There will be an update on both ISO/SC 17/WG 1 and ANSI/INCITS/B10 Standards activities.

David reports regularly on Standards activities for ICMA's Card Manufacturing and in CardFlash. He has over 28 years of experience in the card industry and has been ICMA's Standards and Technical Representative since January 2011.

 

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