Emerging Payments Academy
The PayTech experts of today teaching the specialists of tomorrow

The payments landscape is constantly changing, driving our need to stay on top of the latest regulations, technologies, business models and security challenges.

We all – whether developers, marketers, commercial or customer support – need to understand how the payments ecosystem works and where we fit in, and to keep our skills at the highest level. The Emerging Payments Academy’s payments-specific training will broker knowledge from payments experts to enhance skills, nurture talent and facilitate meaningful connections.

The Emerging Payments Academy enables payments professionals to develop their industry knowledge and skills through accredited, payments-specific training courses, enhancing skills, nurture talent and facilitate useful connections.





Digital Frontiers Institute (DFI) prepares tomorrow’s fintech leaders for the challenges and opportunities they will encounter in a fast-changing and disruptive landscape. DFI has trained more than 2 000 students in 90 countries, and has physical communities of practice established in 18 cities. It was founded in 2015 by David Porteous, Gavin Krugel and Ignacio Mas and funded by The Omidyar Network, FSD Africa, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the MasterCard Foundation, among others.