Why Attend EBPS8?


With population of more than 80 million people, mostly comprising young and educated generation, Iran is a growing market for new financial technologies and banking services. As of 2018, there are 30 banks in Iran. Over the past decade, IT and ICT networks have expanded, allowing rapid growth in electronic banking and payment services. In 2018, more than 16 billion transactions were made using electronic fund transfer systems. Currently, over 290 million payment cards are active and there are over 4 million EFTPOS terminals and over 40k ATMs in Iran.

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The annual conference on Monetary and Exchange Rate Policies has been held since 1990 and the annual conference of Electronic Banking and Payment Systems began in 2012 and has grown significantly both in terms of quality and professional participation at the domestic and international levels.

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Important Dates and Deadlines

Conference Dates 29–30 January, 2019
Abstract Submission December 1, 2018
Abstract Acceptance Notification December 06, 2018
Full Paper Submission January 05, 2019
Sponsorship Deadline December 21, 2018
Conference Registration Closes January 21, 2019



The Noorbakhsh festival is one of the main activates of the Electronic Banking and Payment System Conference. This event allows the top banks and companies to propose their innovative idea. The most three criteria in this competition are novelty, applicability and profitability.

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The 8th Annual Conference on Electronic Banking and Payment Systems

The Monetary and Banking Research Institute (MBRI) has organized the Annual Conference of Electronic Banking and Payment Systems (EBPS) since 2011. MBRI has assumed this new responsibility in line with their expanded mission to undertake and fund research and to organize scientific forums in the fields of EB and PS. The objective of the annual EBPS is to disseminate frontier knowledge in this field to the banks and create a professional forum in this field for the banking community, finance companies, academia, and IT experts so as to identify important IT applications and solution in EB and PS.

The Exhibition


EBPS is aiming to be the leading banking event in Iran (and subsequently in Middle East) where networking and doing business are at the top of the agenda. Therefore, in addition to the conference, EBPS8 hosts a high-class exhibition, where you can meet top institutions in e-banking and payment systems including banks, financial institutions, FinTech startups, software and hardware developers, ICT companies, mobile operators, systems integrators, consultants, and payment service providers in one place.
Therefore, the 8th Annual Conference on E-Banking and Payment Systems will provide high-impact brand visibility for exhibitors and sponsors and ensure that they are at the forefront of shaping the future of the e-banking and payment systems market. Take a look at our website (, to start planning your business meetings.

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The 8th annual conference on Electronic Banking and Payment Systems
29 – 30 January, 2019
Tehran, Milad Tower, International Conference Hall



Key speakers and members who participate in EBPS conferences are selected among the domestic and the international scholars in terms of the main topic of the conference. Also, it has always been emphasized to invite the authorities and the decision makers to be as a part of the conference.





Those who are interested in attending the conference, it is necessary to complete the registration process through the website "" and contact the secretariat of the conference if you wish to register as a group or organization.

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We are offering a number of dynamic sponsorship packages at the 2018 EBPS conference, which will enable you to achieve high-profile brand exposure to our audience of 6,500+ senior-level decision-makers across the country.
EBPS represents the interests of E-baking and payment systems members, encouraging best practice and the exchange of industry know-how through its schedule of conferences and exhibitions. Becoming a corporate sponsor for our event demonstrates that your business is supporting the industry and its work, while targeting our unique audience to bring your company’s products and services to their attention.

Contact us

Address: Monetary and Banking Research Institute, No. 10, Africa Ave., Argentina Sq., Tehran-IRAN, 16765-1654
Tel: +98(21)8865 7395 - 97
Fax: +98(21)8865 7430