EMVCo Subscriber Programme

Hundreds of organisations and individuals around the world participate as EMVCo Subscribers.

Benefits of the EMVCo Subscriber Programme

 

Advance Access and Insight

EMVCo Subscribers receive advance notice of pending developments and changes and can access draft documentation before it is made available to the public.

 

Direct Feedback

EMVCo Subscribers have the opportunity to provide direct feedback on draft EMV® Specification documentation to EMVCo’s technical working groups, as well as submit queries.

 

Networking and Engagement

EMVCo Subscribers are eligible to attend the annual EMV® User Meeting (registration fees apply) and have the opportunity to participate in a more regular and formal dialogue with EMVCo.

 

How do I subscribe?

Sign up to be an EMVCo Individual Subscriber or EMVCo Company Subscriber.

 

What are the Participation Terms?

Click here to review the terms of the EMVCo Subscription Agreement.

FAQs

Q: What is the EMVCo Subscriber Programme?

A: The Subscriber Programme allows interested parties to access advance information regarding revisions to EMV Specifications, draft documents, and upcoming User Meetings. Subscribers may also contact EMVCo directly via the “Query” function on the EMVCo website, so as to solicit feedback or guidance with respect to technical issues. Subscribers may be required to enter agreements concerning intellectual property rights and other important terms related to these activities.

Q: Why did EMVCo implement the Subscriber Programme?

A: EMVCo wanted to broaden participation in the development work of the organisation in order to increase transparency and engagement with the global payments industry. The Subscriber Programme seeks to enable those who wish to have access to the development work of EMVCo to monitor and participate in document creation and review processes.

Q: What is included in the Subscriber participation?

A: Subscriber participation includes the means to access advance information regarding revisions to EMV Specifications and draft documents. Subscribers may also contact EMVCo directly via the “Query” function on the EMVCo website, so as to solicit feedback or guidance with respect to technical issues. Furthermore, Subscribers receive advance notice of upcoming User Meetings in which Subscribers may participate.

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FAQs

Q: How can I change my contact information?

A: Once logged in as a Subscriber, you may update your profile by selecting 'Click here' under the “My Account” header, and then selecting 'Update My Profile' on the left side of page. Once your information is updated, select 'Submit' at the bottom of page.

Q: How can I change my login ID?

A: Your default login ID is your email address. Once logged in as a Subscriber, you may update your profile by selecting 'Click here' under the “My Account” header, and then selecting 'Update My Profile' on the left side of page. Once your information is updated, select 'Submit' at the bottom of page.

Q: How can I reset my password?

A: On the EMVCo website homepage, select 'Login' located at the upper right corner of the page. Enter your login ID, select 'Forgot Password', and enter the information requested.