If you use a third-party registration management company, they can access the IEEE merchant account if they are PCI-compliant.
The payment gateway provider is a service that authorizes payments for businesses and encrypts sensitive information. A gateway can also provide a web interface to allow a business to integrate payment acceptance to their Web site.
Follow these steps to set up credit card processing:
Credit card information has to be kept secure at all times. IEEE will verify that your registration company is PCI-compliant. You can keep credit card information secure by following IEEE guidelines when processing credit cards.
To apply for the merchant account lending program, just fill out the Conference Credit Card Processing Agreement form. Allow enough time to set up an account, as it take approximately one to two weeks to set up an account.
Who do you talk to at IEEE?
For information about merchant accounts:
firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 732 465 6495
For information about credit card charges to attendees' accounts:
Contact your registration company
For information about concentration banking accounts:
email@example.com or +1 732 465 6628
If you believe cardholder data has been compromised or stolen, notify us immediately:
IEEE Treasury +1 732 562 5322