Robert McKinley, Senior Analyst/Editor Robert McKinley is an analyst of the payments industry on a daily basis for 32 years covering payment cards and payment systems from both the business side and the consumer side. McKinley is the retired founder and chief executive of RAM Research, CardWeb and CardTrak. In his prior position, McKinley has participated in more than 10,000 documented news media interviews, testified as an expert witness in two separate $billion+ U.S. anti-trust trials, testified before the U.S. Congress, assisted the GAO with paymentsIMG_2006 (1).jpeg reports, chaired numerous business conferences and provided C-Suite opinion to a multitude of Fortune 500 companies. In retirement, he has continued developing and funding digital media assets as well as contributing payments related analysis/content to a broad list of online publishers, including CardFlash, CardTrak and CardData. McKinley is also a national certified mentor with the non-profit SCORE organization with a focus on assisting Fintech startups. www.robert-mckinley.com

MilliKart mPOS APP

MilliKart technology companies launched its M+ mobile payment solution in collaboration with goSwiff, the global innovator in mobile commerce and marketing services. M+ represents the latest technology for accepting card payments by using a mobile phone app paired with a Chip & PIN card reader. The M+ is versatile and highly scalable mPOS solution, meeting the needs of both small merchants with micro-outlets as well as large merchants who may have many thousands of agents on the ground. Acquiring banks have now the opportunity to better serve their merchant clients with a high-end solution to roll out mobile POS and be ahead of the curve to meet current and future payment industry demands.