MERCHANTS AND ACQUIRERS TO SHARE PCI LESSONS LEARNED AT PCI SSC COMMUNITY MEETINGS
—Events will include case study presentations from Australia Post, BT PLC, Chase Paymentech, Pan-Nordic Card Association, Reliant Security, Time Warner Cable, Southwest Airlines—
WAKEFIELD, Mass., 18 July 2013 — Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), an open, global forum for the development of payment card security standards announced PCI in Practice sessions for the 2013 PCI Community Meetings in Las Vegas, Nevada; Nice, France; and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Case studies from members of the PCI community will share best practices in implementing payment card security programs.
PCI in Practice sessions for the North American and European Community Meetings will feature Chase Paymentech, Southwest Airlines and Time Warner Cable, Reliant Security, BT PLC and the Pan-Nordic Card Association. Australia Post will discuss its PCI journey at the Asia-Pacific Community Meeting:
- The Importance of Merchant and Acquirer Communications
Chase Paymentech, David Wallace, vice president of global merchant compliance; Southwest Airlines, Shawn Irving, senior manager of information security systems; Time Warner Cable, Erika Root, director, internal controls compliance, PCI Professional (PCIP) and Internal Security Assessor (ISA)
- Secure Payment Systems Implementation – QIR in practice
Reliant Security, Mark Weiner, managing partner, PCI Qualified Integrator & Reseller (QIR)
- Successful Acquirer Collaboration on PCI – A Nordic case study Pan-Nordic Card Association, Mats Henriksson
- QSAC Engagement – Tracing the PCI compliance journey of a multi-national corporation BT PLC, Sarah Nicholson, security policy & compliance manager; Candice Pressinger, head of group PCI-DSS compliance
- Achieving and Maintaining Compliance – One approach to the PCI DSS journey Australia Post, Janelle Bull, risk manager, CardSafe program; Sharon Jokic, program director, CardSafe programTo register for the 2013 Meetings and attend these sessions please visit:
- North American Community Meeting, 24-26 September, Las Vegas
- European Community Meeting, 29-31 October, Nice, France
- Asia-Pacific Community Meeting, 20 November, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
“The Community Meetings are about sharing experiences and best practices with a large audience of peers for improved payment security,” said Bob Russo, general manager, PCI Security Standards Council. “And learning from one another is one of the best ways we as a community can continue to work together to increase payment card data protection globally. We’re looking forward to this year’s PCI in Practice sessions to hear about how these organizations representing different industries and geographies are effectively addressing PCI security within their unique business.”
About the PCI Security Standards Council
The PCI Security Standards Council is an open global forum that is responsible for the development, management, education, and awareness of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and other standards that increase payment data security. Founded in 2006 by the major payment card brands American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard Worldwide and Visa Inc., the Council has more than 650 Participating Organizations representing merchants, banks, processors and vendors worldwide. To learn more about playing a part in securing payment card data globally, please visit: pcisecuritystandards.org.