After a a success assembly in January, AVA Futures has made up our minds that its subsequent assembly, scheduled to be hung on Monday 20thApril, will likely be “open to all” – regardless of age, gender or enjoy.

Kennedy Procter

The staff will likely be chaired via Elyas Coutts, Connect Vending, and a committee, lately consisting of 5 people from other AVA member corporations, who will lend a hand run and organise occasions together with the ongoing paintings performed via AVA Futures.

AVA Futures has amassed data in combination from provider individuals and the information of mavens from throughout the merchandising Industry to convey to AVA Members its first “Educational Networking Day”.

Kennedy Procter from the AVA and founding father of AVA Futures mentioned: “Through the hard work and dedication of its members, AVA Futures have been able to get a muchbetter understanding of cashless payments including legislation, protocols and data found in the industry currently. It became apparent from our first meeting that as a group, we all had varying levels of knowledge and information. A steering group volunteered their time and after plenty of research, AVA Futures believes the best way to tackle the future impact of cashless payments in the vending industry, is to share this knowledge with all AVA members.”

AVA Futures has created an tournament, subsidized via 365 Retail Markets, which can lend a hand visitors perceive the position of different fee answers. The tournament will include workshops and seminar taste talks on subjects surrounding fee law and the longer term results this may increasingly have on merchandising as an trade.

It will convey in combination main fee providers to proportion their wisdom and solution any questions attendees could have. Each provider will run a special workshop on more than a few subjects; The subjects you’ll be able to be expecting to peer will come with:

Legislation dropped at you via Worldline

Data & Consumer introduced via Payter

Convenience as advised via VMC

PSDv2 defined via Nayax

More main points on each and every of those subjects can also be discovered at the AVA site.

Elyas Coutts, Connect Vending

Elyas Coutts, managing director at Connect Vending and AVA Futures Chair mentioned: “The AVA Futures is a colourful staff that targets to discover, teach and have interaction its individuals and all AVA individuals throughout quite a lot of subjects that fear each the demanding situations and alternatives of our ever-changing trade.


Critically the AVA Futures needs to succeed in this via offering a large number of networking and engagement platforms that in the long run inspire participation and debate around the trade.

The AVA Futures welcomes organisations and people from around the trade to get all for debate and dialogue over the approaching yr. Let’s suppose these days a couple of extra filthy rich the following day!”

The tournament is loose to AVA individuals, and £65 for non-members.