08/02/2005 The Second International Banking Conference in Tbilisi
July, 25-29 Tbilisi, Georgia – Representatives of “Penkiu kontinentu bankines technologijos”/(BS/2) Vladas Lapinskas and Andrius Butkus have taken part in the second International banking conference “Development of Retail Banking in the Region” (The Past and the Future of Plastic Cards and Payment Technologies) which was organized in Tbilisi . Conference was organized by the JSC “People’s Bank of Georgia”.
During the conference international company “VISA International” has presented social card for Georgian pensioners, the project in which “People’s Bank of Georgia” clients will participate, and also systems of payment cards for municipal services payment.
While the conference the messages were read by Vladas Lapinskas, the head of BS/2 projects and Eduardas Vaigauskas, the “Wincor Nixdorf’s” sales manager in the East Europe. The participants have visited the largest banks of the country. With two of them – UGB and “Republic” – the arrangement on purchase of 20 cash dispenses has been reached.
BS/2 representatives have met Lithuanian ambassador in Georgia Ricardas Degutis.
Leading banking companies have taken part in the conference – VISA International (USA), American Express Travellers Gheques (USA), Wincor Nixdorf (Germany), NCR (USA), XM Marketing Lnd (the Incorporated Arab Emirates), Argo Change (Greece).