ACI Worldwide to Host Session on Middle Eastern Banking Innovation at Sibos


ACI Worldwide to Host Session on Middle Eastern Banking Innovation at Sibos

Company Also Announces Ways to Interact with ACI Team On-Site & Remotely

NAPLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ACI Worldwide (NAS: ACIW) , a leading international provider of electronic payment and banking systems, announced today the details of its participation at the upcoming Sibos conference, to be held 16-19 September in Dubai. At the global event, ACI will be hosting a panel discussion on the topic of banking innovation in the Middle East, featuring speakers from Al Rajhi Bank, Bank AlJazira and others. In addition, the company will be leading a second session about how organizations can implement an enterprise payments strategy.

ACI will be launching its first ever video blog series from the event. Aimed to provide insight and updates from Dubai, the daily videos will be posted to ACI's blog "Expert View." Event attendees, as well as those who are not able to attend Sibos 2013, can get real-time updates from ACI at the event via Twitter at @ACI_Worldwide (

For those attending Sibos, ACI and its team will be available on the show floor at booth F101 in Zone B. Attendees can also compete for a chance to win a prize by playing the company's new "Move UP" interactive game featuring a Tetris-like challenge.

ACI Worldwide Session Details

"What global institutions could learn from Middle Eastern Innovations in Payments markets"
Thursday, 19 September at 11:00 AM, Community Session Room One
Moderated by Gareth Lodge, Senior Analyst at Celent, this session features speakers Paul Thomalla, SVP and General Manager, EMEA, ACI, Khaled M. Al-Busayes, Head of Cash Management & eCorporate at Al Rajhi Bank, Ahmed AlHassan, VP, Head of IT Group, Bank AlJazira, and others.

"Getting Started:It's time for an Enterprise Payments approach"
Wednesday, 18 September at 12:15 PM, Open Theatre One
Lead by Craig Ramsey, Transaction Banking Solutions Lead, EMEA, ACI, this session will explore the various opportunities to begin an enterprise payments strategy based on a series of use cases and industry analysis. Opportunities to source new revenue, manage risk and reduce costs will be discussed.

ACI Booth Information

At the ACI booth, F101, guests can speak with ACI experts and learn about a wide range of solutions, including:

  • ACI Universal Payments Platform - Enables an enterprise payments approach by providing purpose-built functionality to orchestrate all aspects of processing for any payment, any channel, any currency and any network.

  • ACI Money Transfer System - Drives straight-through processing for SWIFT messaging, low value and RTGS processing

  • ACI Universal Online Banker - Enables unique segment packaging and branding

  • ACI Global Trade Manager - Facilitates efficient working capital in the financial supply chain

  • ACI Proactive Risk Manager - Protects payments against fraud in real-time

About ACI Worldwide

ACI Worldwide powers electronic payments and banking for more than 2,600 financial institutions, retailers and processors around the world. ACI software enables $13 trillion in payments each day, processing transactions for more than 250 of the leading retailers globally and 18 of the world's 20 largest banks. Through our integrated suite of software products and hosted services, we deliver a broad range of solutions for payments processing; card and merchant management; online banking; mobile, branch and voice banking; fraud detection; trade finance; and electronic bill presentment and payment. To learn more about ACI, please visit You can also find us on Twitter @ACI_Worldwide.

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