Elavon Travel Symposium 2016 Get Business FitWe’re committed to helping make 2016 your best year yet!  That’s why this year’s Symposium theme is Get Business Fit!  The goal of this Symposium is to bring you the information you need to ensure your organization is firing on all cylinders and providing the best security, service and value to your customers.

We are bringing together experts who specialize in the travel industry and offer unique perspectives on the challenges you face on a day-to-day basis. By tapping into their experience we are able to offer engaging panels and break-out sessions that speak directly to your business. When combined with our global Symposium guests, you can be assured that you’ll find the networking opportunities as valuable as the informational session.

To help you Get Business Fit we’ll be sharing thoughts and ideas on topics that include:

  • Optimizing your international payments acceptance
  • Brazil: Open for airline processing
  • How to tackle the EMV and Security obstacle course
  • Chargeback and interchange management: Why you should let the professionals handle it.
  • Why partnerships make a difference.
  • Improving customer loyalty through unique programs
  • Getting ready for the Future of Payments
  • Pay-at-the-Table
  • Putting the Guest at the Center of your Payment Strategy

We look forward to hosting you over the coming days. Let’s jump into the new year together and have a healthy 2016!

We’re pleased to host you at the 2016 Travel Symposium! We are ready to provide you with the latest industry information, ideas and trends that you’ve come to expect from this event. If this will be your first year attending, we are excited to have you join us and are confident that you will find this a rewarding experience. This year we’re helping you chase away the winter blues by taking you to the beach – to the beautiful Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater, Florida. To learn more about what the city and venue have to offer, please visit our location page.


While your days will be packed with learning, your nights will be filled with networking and exploring. We’ll make the most of our wonderful location with a beach party, yoga classes on the beach lawn and a Super Bowl event.