HTNG To Look At Credit Card Security Breaches

BERLIN—Hotel technology and data security experts will share their expertise on the problem of bank card data theft from hotels at the Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) event here later this month.

The session is entitled “Fighting the Credit Card Thieves” and will address the specifics of what is happening, how bad it is, how the thieves work, and what hoteliers can do to stop them. A panel of experts will share information about the nature of the breaches and what credit card associations are doing to reduce the attacks, as well as tips on what hotels can do to protect the systems.

HTNG will be held Oct. 25-27, and looks at some of the top technology topics facing hotels today. Other sessions will include cloud computing, sustainability and CRM, among others.