The Virtual Risk & Compliance Conference

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RiskConnect is the conference for the unsung heroes of payments: The risk professionals, compliance officers and anti-fraud experts.

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Why Attend RiskConnect?

Discover Ideas That Matter

Regulators, think tanks, credit card schemes. These are only some of the institutions represented at the virtual conference.

Follow Discussions With Thought Leaders

Having great speakers is one thing - seeing them interact and discuss the issues of the day, is even more rewarding.

Access Content Anywhere, Anytime

We offer on-demand videos of all presentations and moderated discussions. Access them 24/7, from any device, anywhere on the globe.

Experts From Payments and Beyond

Author and Journalist
Executive Director and Chairman
IFW Global

Meet our Partners and Sponsors

RiskConnect aims to build a cooperative platform for the risk and compliance community. Our sponsors and partner make that possible.

Support us and raise your profile by purchasing one of our attractive sponsorship packages.

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Merchant Acquirers’ Committee (MAC) is a professional, nonprofit trade association in the payment processing ecosystem. MAC is a community of risk, underwriting, compliance, and law enforcement professionals who support the payment ecosystem. We operate under the pillars of risk mitigation and protection, security, community, and education. We empower our members through training and education, networking, and information sharing. 

Level Up, MAC’s annual conference, serves as an industry beacon to help educate and navigate on risk, compliance, and payment topics. With a knowledge-packed agenda of content curated by members for members, and with expanded opportunities for networking and community-building, Level Up 22 will continue to provide you and your team with the knowledge and resources you need today and to prepare for tomorrow. We invite you to return this year and share your knowledge and lessons learned with your peers.

About Fraud

About-Fraud.com delivers expert knowledge on technology and trends to a global community of a fraud fighting professionals. Fraud management is super complex, with online businesses struggling to understand and keep pace with evolving trends, technology, best practices and providers.

About-Fraud.com provides consultancy services to merchants, payment providers and banks to review and optimize the existing fraud infrastructure. Our network of experienced consultants can help you with operational and strategic goals.

The Paypers

The Paypers is the Netherlands-based leading independent source of news and intelligence for professionals in the global payment and ecommerce community. Our readership consists of merchants, banks, payment services providers, processors, acquirers, financial institutions and technology vendors. We have a special focus on all major trends and developments in: payment solutions &services, digital payments, digital commerce, b2b payments, payments infrastructure, fraud & risk management, RegTech, digital identity, regulation & compliance, banking & fintech, and mergers & acquisitions.


Vendorcom is a forum/hub that connects all stakeholders in the European merchant payments ecosystem. The primary purpose since its foundation in 2003, has been to drive innovation through collaboration by reshaping the collaborative/competitive landscape. Vendorcom has a reputation as Europe's definitive forum for keeping in touch with what's what and who's who in merchant payments. Vendorcom’s merchant members consider it to be the most trusted, independent forum in Europe where they can engage with payment solutions providers.


What Our Attendees Say

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"There have been some great speakers, some great topics, it's very interactive. I think that's fantastic. Bringing together risk professionals in the way it is being done here is hugely positive - and I think we should see more of this sort of thing."

Brian Kinch
Jolly Consulting
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"This Organisation and this particular skill that these people have, is one of the most interesting things in speaking I have ever encountered"

Carl Bernstein
Pulitzer Prize winning Journalist
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"For me RiskConnect was an amazing learning and networking experience! I got 'The Panama Papers' signed by the journalists that investigated the famous money laundering scandal! I will definitely return in 2020!"

Mirela Ciobanu
The Paypers

Get a Glimpse Into Our Past Events

Highlights 2019
RiskConnect 2019 Video Summary
the Paypers
RiskConnect 2019, or how businesses can thrive in a risky environment
Highlights 2018
RiskConnect 2018 Video Summary

How does registration work?

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