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Join iovation clients and partners from around the globe for three invaluable days of networking, educational sessions, breakout groups and of course, fun. The Fraud Force Summit is one of a kind – it’s an event like none other – the knowledge sharing and collaboration that takes place is unprecedented. The community has a unique opportunity to come together, under one roof and share insights and best practices in the fight against online fraud.

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What you can expect from the summit:

  • Build Community

    Network with fraud professionals in other industries. Work with your peers to fight fraud together.

  • Get Inspired

    Learn what your peers are doing to keep their business secure. Walk away with practical tips and tricks on how to enhance your strategy.

  • Shape the Future

    Be the first to learn about new services and enhancements from iovation. Give your input and help us shape the future of the product.

Venue

The 4th Annual Fraud Force Summit will be held at The Nines, a luxury hotel in the heart of Portland, Oregon.

The hotel is offering iovation clients a discounted hotel rate of $229 per night. The rate is available until September 8, 2015. The hotel will sell out, so it is in your best interest to reserve your hotel room as soon as possible by using the dedicated booking site or by calling the hotel at 888-627-7208 and mention the Fraud Force Summit group rate.

The Nines
  • 525 SW Morrison
    Portland, OR 97204

  • 877-229-9995

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Schedule

  • Educational Presentations

    Hear from your peers, the iovation team and industry experts on the latest in fraud prevention.

  • Workshops & Presentations

    Take a deep dive into a variety of topics, hear best practices and learn what your peers are doing.

  • Networking & Entertainment

    The networking events can be the most beneficial part of your time at Fraud Force - join us on a variety of events.

  • 07:30AM

    Registration & Breakfast

    Ballroom Foyer
  • 09:00AM

    Keynote Address

    Greg Pierson, iovation
  • 09:45AM

    Future of Device-Based Solutions

    Scott Olson, iovation
  • 10:30AM

    Learning Lab

    • Transaction Insight: Expanded Search Capabilities
    • Business Rules Workshop
    • Become an iovation Champion
  • 10:30AM

    Partner Pavilion

    Design Room
  • 11:00AM

    Beyond Device IDs: How Intuit uses Device information in their Flash Fraud Machine Learning Process

    Josh Frank & Dusan Bosnjakovic, Intuit
  • 11:30AM

    Session

  • 12:00PM

    Partner Pavilion

    Design Room
  • 12:00PM

    Lunch

    Ballroom Foyer
  • 12:00PM

    Learning Lab

    • Utilizing Link Analysis
    • Maximizing the Fraud Force Community
    • Evidence, Device Reputation & Crossover
  • 01:00PM

    Sessions

    Main Ballroom
  • 01:30PM

    Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience with Device-based Authentication

    Scott Olson, iovation
  • 02:00PM

    Developing & Defining a Successful Strategy to Deploy Authentication

  • 02:30PM

    Partner Pavilion

    Design Room
  • 02:30PM

    Learning Lab

    • Device-based Authentication
    • Optimizing Available Reports
    • Refresher Course on the Administrative Console
  • 03:00PM

    How US Bank Implemented a World-class Fraud Prevention Platform

    Jackie Buonassisi, US Bank
  • 03:30PM

    Bitcoin, Digital Currency & Fraud: How Bridge uses Device ID & Multi-factor Cryptography to Limit Risk

    Will Madden, Bridge
  • 04:00PM

    Final Thoughts from Day 1

    Main Ballroom
  • 06:30AM

    Waterfront Walk & Run

    Tom McCall Waterfront Park
  • 06:30AM

    Zumba Class

  • 08:30AM

    Breakfast

    Ballroom Foyer
  • 09:15AM

    Core of Device Recognition

    Scott Waddell, iovation
  • 09:45AM

    Why and How: Advanced Analytics for Fraud Prevention

    Joe DeCosmo & Ken Park, Enova International
  • 11:00AM

    Mobile Threat’s - What’s Real and What’s Hype

  • 12:00PM

    Learning Lab

  • 12:00PM

    Partner Pavilion

    Design Room
  • 12:00PM

    Lunch

    Ballroom Foyer
  • 02:00PM

    Strategies and Tactics for Fighting Fraud at Dixons Carphone

    Leonie Darbon, Dixons Carphone
  • 02:30PM

    Sessions

    Main Ballroom
  • 04:00PM

    Awards & Closing Remarks

    Main Ballroom

Speakers

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  • Josh Frank

    Josh Frank

    Manager of Risk Modeling & Data Sciences, Intuit

    Josh Frank works at Intuit’s Payments Processing Division as the Manager of Risk Modeling and Data Sciences.  Josh has his Ph.D. in Economics as well as an MBA.  Previously Josh worked as a Senior Researcher for the Center for Responsible Lending (a think tank/advocacy organization), as a professor of economics, an economic forecaster for state government, co-founded a non-profit organization, and managed various functions at a top ten credit card issuer. Josh has had numerous newspaper/television interviews from major media outlets as well as academic publications.

  • Dusan Bosnjakovic

    Dusan Bosnjakovic

    Strategic Risk Systems, Intuit

    Dusan Bosnjakovic has driven special projects involving machine learning, link analysis and flash fraud pattern detection at Intuit’s Strategic Risk Group. This group is involved in payments processing risk monitoring through rules development, statistical model development and systems engineering. Dusan has over 10 years of experience in behavioral research, data analysis and technological product management. Prior to his work in the payments industry he led development of research data systems and global data exchange and harmonization standards.

  • Jackie Buonassisi

    Jackie Buonassisi

    VP, Omnichannel Group, US Bank

    Jackie Buonassisi is Vice President of the Internet and Mobile Channel Group at US Bank. In this role she leads US Bank’s online and mobile channel application platform and fulfillment optimization project. Her current focus is on new account application strategy and decision and fulfillment process reengineering. Prior to joining US Bank, Jackie both worked and consulted to a number of major financial services companies including VISA International, Citibank, Charles Schwab, Bank of America and Wells Fargo Bank.

  • Ken Park

    Ken Park

    Head of Fraud Analytics & Operations, Enova International

    Ken Park is the Head of Fraud Analytics & Operations at Enova International where he manages groups of data scientists and fraud investigators. Enova is his first full-time job and he has been enjoying combating the online fraud using whatever it takes from computer science to statistics and manual investigations over the last 4 years. Ken received a BS in Applied Mathematics from Northwestern University and MS in Computer Science from the University of Chicago.

  • Joe DeCosmo

    Joe DeCosmo

    Chief Analytics Officer, Enova International

    Joe DeCosmo is the Chief Analytics Officer at Enova International where he oversees a team of 50+ analytics professionals. Prior to working at Enova, he served as Director and Practice Leader of Advanced Analytics for Chicago-based West Monroe Partners. He also held a number of executive positions at HAVI Global Solutions and the Allant Group. In 1995 Joe founded and led DeCosmo and Associates, Inc., an analytics consulting firm that he grew from start-up to ten employees that was acquired by The Allant Group in 2005. Joe received a BA in Economics from Lewis University and an MA in Economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

  • Leonie Darbon

    Leonie Darbon

    Fraud and Credit Strategy, Systems, Projects and Analysis Manager, Dixons Carphone

    Leonie has 15 years experience working within fraud and intelligence. Leonie started her career with seven years service with Northamptonshire Police as a Higher Intelligence Analyst. With the police, Leonie developed analytical techniques and received several awards for her contribution to team working and deployment of the National Intelligence Model within her Base Command Unit. Currently working for Dixons Carphone, she is responsible for the continued development and strategy for front-end fraud prevention tools such as iovation and Accertify focused on reduction of not only fraud but also bad debt.In 2011 Leonie completed a Master’s Degree in Security and Risk Management.Her final dissertation received the Wilf Knight award from the Security Industry for outstanding academic contribution.

  • Greg Pierson

    Greg Pierson

    CEO & Co-Founder, iovation

    Greg is the visionary leader behind the use of reputation systems to prevent fraud and abuse of online services. He has over 20 years of experience in building real-time business systems. A serial entrepreneur, Greg has a strong passion for developing leading fraud fighting solutions that make the Internet a safer place to do business. He drives iovation’s overall business and product strategy.

  • Scott Olson

    Scott Olson

    VP, Product, iovation

    Scott is an experienced leader in security and fraud management technology. Throughout his career he has led product and marketing initiatives and focused on building new markets. He started three businesses and served as VP at two others that were successfully acquired by Cisco Systems, Symantec, and Trustwave. In his current role at iovation he focuses on strategic product development, market research and managing product teams.

  • Scott Waddell

    Scott Waddell

    Chief Technology Officer, iovation

    Scott began his career in information security as a charter member of the Air Force Information Warfare Center, pioneering tools and techniques for automated vulnerability assessment and incident response. He is an innovative technologist and executive with more than 20 years of hands-on leadership experience. His career spans fraud mitigation, computer and network security, critical infrastructure protection, and information warfare. He is also co-inventor on six U.S. patents.

  • Max Anhoury

    Max Anhoury

    VP, Global Partnerships, iovation

    Max has held a number of senior leadership roles in operations, sales and marketing. He successfully drove business growth and profitability at CommercePath until it was acquired by Captaris. He continued to play a key leadership role at Captairs and was responsible for managing DESG with revenues of $55 million. In his current role, Max is responsible for the oversight and success of iovation’s partner program, driving strategic growth for the company.

Sponsors

iovation would like to thank all of our sponsors for making the Fraud Force Summit a possibility in 2015.

Events

Enjoy Portland: Food, Fun, and Networking Opportunities

Tree-to-Tree Adventure Park

Pre-Summit Event

Tree-to-Tree Adventure Park Sunday, Oct 11 @ 10AM Info
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Back by popular demand, the Tree-to-Tree Adventure Park provides a thrilling afternoon of aerial adventures, racing zips and sonic plunge. Join the iovation team for an afternoon in the trees.

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Tour Wine Country

Pre-Summit Event

Tour Wine Country Sunday, Oct 11 @ 10AM Info
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The Willamette Valley is home to many world famous wineries. The beautiful countryside is something to experience. Join the iovation team prior to the summit to tour three outstanding wineries. We will spend the day exploring wine country and will be back in Portland for the Fraud Force Welcome Reception.

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Urban Farmer

Welcome Reception

Urban Farmer Monday, Oct 12 @ 5PM Info
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Join iovation at Urban Farmer to kick off the conference. Located on the 8th floor of The Nines, Urban Farmer brings fresh, local ingredients straight from the farm.

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Cooper's Hall

Dinner Party

Cooper's Hall Monday, Oct 12 @ 6PM Info
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We will be kicking off the Fraud Force Summit at Cooper's Hall Winery & Taproom. For the first time in the summit's history, we will be venturing over to the east side of the river to experience one of Portland's newest and hippest restaurants - located in the heart of the industrial area.

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Tom McCall's Waterfront Park

Waterfront Walk & Run

Tom McCall's Waterfront Park Tuesday, Oct 13 @ 6AM Info
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Portland, the City of Bridges, has a fantastic loop around the waterfront park. It's a perfect 2.7 mile distance for those who like to get up a little early, and walk and/or run prior to kicking off the day.

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The Nines

Zumba Class

The Nines Tuesday, Oct 13 @ 6AM Info
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One of iovation's very own, Phoenix Clarke, is passionate about Zumba and having a great time while getting in a workout! He instructs a class at PulsePDX and rocks the dance floor. He will be hosting a class for attendees at The Nines. You will not want to sleep in through this one!

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Community

Networking with other fraud professionals is one of the biggest benefits of attending the Fraud Force Summit. Building peer-to-peer relationships through in-person conversations about best practices and shared industry issues is extremely valuable.

Providing community every single day of the year.

  • Connect

    Build and strengthen profesional relationships

  • Collaborate

    Share best fraud practices and industry standards

  • Unite

    Join others who share your fraud fighting mission

Thank You.

A special thank you to iovation Champions who continually participate in creating a strong community of fraud fighting professionals – your participation and partnership is greatly appreciated.

The Fraud Force Community site has proved to be a wealth of information.  I’ve collaborated with fellow Fraud Force Community members and shared relevant news with the community at large.  I look forward to opening the page each morning to see what’s new. 

Michelle Cochran NASA Federal Credit Union

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