Become a Member




Regular informal networking events to create and build relationships between peers, prospects and partners.

Hot Topic Briefings

Subject-specific briefings that explore contemporary industry topics, providing exclusive and valuable insight from expert speaker panels.

CEO Round Table Dinners

Evening dinners with senior and experienced industry leaders, talking privately on topical issues, within an informal setting at a memorable restaurant.


The EPA EU’s annual general meeting gives members the opportunity to reflect collectively on what the community has achieved over the past year and our policy priorities for the year ahead.

Project Events

Events on industry-critical issues are occasionally required to deliver some of the EPA’s projects.

Emerging Payments Academy

One-day payments-specific training courses on contemporary payment issues, delivered by payment practitioners who are experts in their field.


The EPA’s annual flagship conference held in London brings industry leaders together to discuss the opportunities, challenges and exciting future of emerging payments. This one-day event is a mix of keynote sessions from influential industry stakeholders, panel debates and track sessions, and live demonstrations of innovative payments technologies from PayTech start-ups.

Headline sponsor

Emerging Payments Awards

The international payment industry’s most prestigious black-tie event, which is held in London. The Emerging Payments Awards recognises and celebrates the best global emerging payments industry has to offer, in front of an audience of over 850 payments professionals. The Awards also offers an unparalleled networking opportunity thanks to the legendary after-party. It’s where reputations are made and deals are done.

Event sponsor

What do Members receive?

Two complimentary tickets to

- The Official Launch Party of EPA EU (June 2020)
- One-day PAY360 Conference in London (March 2021)
- EPA@Home Networking Evenings: Sept (Bru), Oct (Ams), Nov (Paris), Dec (Lux) and more in 2021
- One half-day Hot Topic Briefing (Nov, Lux) and more in 2021
- Annual General Meeting (Feb 2021, Lux)

Personal Introductions

Up to five personal introductions by email to Member’s target stakeholders, within EU, UK or globally through EPA UK or EPA Asia.

Access to Documents

Access to policy documents, research reports, newsletters, briefing papers, case studies, blogs and white papers from EPA stakeholder engagement activities and EPA Projects (EU and UK)

Publish Whitepapers

Opportunity to publish white papers on the EPA website* (EU and/or UK)


  • One free early bird nomination worth £300 for the Emerging Payments Awards
  • One free delegate place on a Payments 101 training Course (in Lux), worth 600 €
  • Delegate discounts for our media partner events, including Money20/20 Amsterdam, Paris Fintech Forum and Fintech Connect London
  • Listing of Members’ major events on EPA online event calendar*

Member Tiers

Companies that join EPA EU as Members want a reduced cost of sale, lower marketing spend, and the credibility that goes with joining an influential group of leading companies in payments.

Click one of the buttons below to learn more about our tiers and to see pricing.

Become a Founding Member

Companies that join EPA EU as Founding Members want to be seen as early supporters of the EU’s newest and most influential trade association.

Founding Members join before June 1st 2020 to receive all Member benefits plus:

  • The title of “Founding Member” of EPA EU for life
  • Status of ‘Official Sponsor’ of EPA EU’s Official Launch Party
  • Three additional tickets for the Founding Member and its guests at the Official Launch Party
  • Two complimentary tickets to the 2020 PAY360 Conference in London (17 March 2020)
  • Flexible pricing: join for either 6 months (from launch event to 31/12/2020) or 12 months

6 months at 4.950 € or 12 months at 9.900 €

Become a Patron Member

Companies that join EPA EU as Patrons have big ambitions to achieve rapid growth and faster time to market.

Patrons receive all Member benefits plus additional promotional support in the form of:

  • Enhanced positioning of logo on all EPA EU collateral and web site
  • Sponsorship of either*:
    • One EP@Home networking event in the EU worth 5.000 €
    • One EPA CEO Round Table executive dinner worth 7.500 € (+ supplement of 1.500 €)
  • 20 additional personal introductions by email to Member’s target stakeholders, either within EU or globally through EPA UK or EPA Asia
  • Guaranteed role on an EPA EU Project Team

15.000 €

Become a Benefactor

Companies that join EPA EU are major companies that want to shape the future of payments across the EU and demonstrate their leadership and status.

Benefactors receive all Member benefits plus:

  • Premium positioning of logo on all EPA EU collateral and web site
  • Sponsorship of one of the EPA EU’s Projects, shaping its direction and priorities, with a guaranteed role on this Project team
  • Sponsorship of events associated with your designated EPA EU Project and Benefactor brand to be featured on all EPA EU collateral related to the Project
  • Event Sponsorship of either*:
    • One “Hot Topic Briefing” half-day seminar worth 10.000 €
    • Two CEO Round Tables worth 15.000 € (+ supplement of 3.000 €)
  • Up to 45 additional personal introductions by email to Member’s target stakeholders, either within EU, UK or globally through EPA UK and EPA Asia

35.000 €