Baku, Azerbaijan - Media Outreach Workshop


The Media Outreach Workshop is designed to provide participants with an overview of Digital Payments, the benefits that it provides in an economy. In addition, it will also show the roles and responsibilities of the various stakeholders within the Payments ecosystem through the eyes of Visa Inc.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the various components of a Digital Payment System.
  • Understand the differences between an Issuing and Acquiring Business and the strategies that drive each of them
  • Understand how the payments need to be supported by a robust infrastructure that will drive the growing number of participants, channels and interactions within such a system
  • Be aware of the risks involved and understand the importance of an effective Risk Management strategy
  • Be able to see the application of potential new payment channels through class discussions
  • Recognize the importance of the impact that digital payments have on a national economy and creating an environment that will facilitate the development of programs that will enable such growth.
Target Audience

This workshop is designed specifically for journalists from print, online and TV with varying knowledge and experience.

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