in sunny Scottsdale, Arizona. Then, get ready for three jam-packed days of payments technology discussions, new product launches, can’t-miss speakers, networking, delectable dining, and live entertainment.



3:00PM - 5:30PM
Registration & Welcome
5:30PM - 6:30PM
State of the Union - We will kick off Transcend 2018 with an update on the latest happenings in our industry! Information will be given on planned products and technology. This will feature industry leaders Matt Hoskins, Jim Parkinson, Ed Freeman, and more!
6:30PM - 7:30PM
Cocktail Hour
7:30PM - 9:00PM
Keynote & Awards Dinner (Molly Bloom) - Our keynote speaker will be Molly Bloom, entrepreneur and author of the 2014 memoir Molly's Game: The True Story of the 26-Year-Old Woman Behind the Most Exclusive, High-Stakes Underground Poker Game in the World! We will also recognize our top sales partners for their accomplishments this year.



7:30AM - 9:00AM
9:00AM - 12:00PM
Agent Tools & Programs

Enrollment & Merchant Manager - This session will be an exclusive sneak peek of the all-new Sales Partner Portal. Transcend attendees will see it FIRST, before the official launch!

Portfolio/Compensation & Tools/Resources - This is a continuation of the first session and will include information on the Portfolio tool and new training and marketing materials that will be available through the new Sales Partner Portal.

ISV Panel Discussion /Trends & Future of Payments - This panel discussion will feature industry leaders sharing knowledge of how to properly market and sale their technology. Learn about the latest industry trends from those who are leading them!

Harnessing the Right Solution - Take your selling skills to the next level! This session will teach you how to properly educate your merchants on the right payment solution for their business. Best practices on how to offer a solution and not just sell a product will be given!

PayAnywhere - PAX Devices - The most recent and future releases of PayAnywhere and Payments Hub will be covered.
12:00PM - 2:00PM
Sponsor Trade Show
2:00PM - 5:00PM
Product Merchant Solutions

EPX & Customer Care - The latest and greatest in customer care improvements will be shared in this informative session presented by Stephanie Weinsziehr & Jon Pagel. Also learn how using the EPX platform can help better you better serve your merchants.

CDI Tech Advantage - This session is all about how to place MICROS point of sale units to your merchants! Learn helpful tips that will improve your merchant’s sales experience.

Round table with Ryan Malloy - A candid discussion just for our Sales Partners!

EDGE, NAB's premier program - Introducing THE EDGE! Learn about our brand-new program that combines flat rate pricing with our cash discount replacement. You don’t want to miss this exciting session!

5:30PM - 7:00PM
Sponsor Trade Show/Cocktail Hour
7:00PM - 9:30PM
Keynote & Dinner Reception (Jordan Belfort) – Our keynote speaker will be Jordan Belfort, a former stockbroker and current motivational speaker and author. His memoir, The Wolf of Wall Street was adapted in the 2013 film starring Leonardo DiCaprio. A delicious dinner will also be served.

Casino Royale - Try your luck at the Casino Royale! Enjoy a fun night of gambling and games as we bring a Vegas-like atmosphere to Arizona!
10:00PM - 1:00AM
Blind Dragon - Nelly Concert



7:00AM - 9:00AM
7:30AM - 4:30PM
Golf Outing
Spa Day
I-Fly Adventure