MRC Technology Awards Now Open for Submissions

Press Release

17 November 2016

Seattle, WA - The Merchant Risk Council, the leading global trade association committed to safe and profitable eCommerce, has opened nominations for the annual MRC Technology Awards to recognize solution providers making significant contributions in the fraud and payments industry.

Now through 10 January 2017, global solution providers, third-party vendors and card brands are invited to submit nominations for developments in measuring, monitoring or mitigating card-not-present fraud, data security, online payments acceptance and processes, etc. Two MRC Technology Award winners will be presented at MRC Vegas 2017 at the Aria Resort and Casino, 13 - 16 March.

Previously known as the MRC Emerging Technology Awards, or METAwards, the MRC Technology Awards have been completely reimagined for 2017, including two new categories, the Industry Award and the People's Choice Award. Both awards recognize innovations and advanced technologies contributing to the commercial and operational success of eCommerce merchants.

This year the MRC is offering the winner of the Industry Award a free exhibitor booth at MRC Vegas 2018. The winner of the People's Choice Award will receive sponsorship rights of the 2018 MRC Technology Awards presentation, including valuable stage time during the general conference.

"The MRC Technology Awards recognize the most esteemed achievements in eCommerce, honoring organizations surpassing industry standards and providing a benchmark for excellence," says Danielle Nagao, MRC CEO. "The MRC Technology Awards are regarded as the most distinguished acknowledgment in the fraud and payments sector. We look forward to receiving extraordinary submissions."

Find more information about the MRC Technology Awards and apply here.