Join us for the PCI Security Standards Council’s

PCI DSS v4.0 Global Symposium

Help Secure Payment Data

With the constant threats to payment security globally, it’s important, now more than ever, that we help secure the future of payments together.

Join the PCI Security Standards Council for a special online global program that will educate community members about the newly released PCI DSS v4.0. The PCI DSS v4.0 Global Symposium is scheduled to be released Tuesday, 21 June 2022 at 09:00 ET and will be available on demand until Tuesday, 30 August 2022 23:59 ET. The program will include updates from the Council that will highlight what’s new with PCI DSS v4.0. Topics include updates to standard requirements, insights into the implementation timeline, information on reporting, resources to prepare for the move to v4.0, plus so much more.

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The PCI DSS v4.0 Global Symposium is a benefit open to the following community members:

PCI Professionals (PCIP)

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  • Tuesday, 21 June

Tuesday, 21 June


Welcome Remarks

Presented by: Emma Sutcliffe, Senior Vice President, Standards Officer

The Symposium kicks off with an introduction to PCI DSS v4.0, celebrating the role of industry collaboration and the goals that drove its development.
10:00 - 10:00

PCI DSS v4.0 Highlights

Presented by: Lauren Holloway, Director, Data Security Standards, PCI Security Standards Council 

This session shines the spotlight on all the newly added resources and features that PCI DSS v4.0 offers.
11:00 - 11:00

Requirements: What’s New and Exciting?

Presented by: Kandyce Young, Standards Manager, Data Security Standards and Joel Weisz, Emerging Standards Manager, PCI Security Standards Council 

This in-depth walkthrough will cover new and significant updates throughout requirements 1-12, including multi-factor authentication, e-commerce, scanning, anti-phishing, scope confirmation, targeted risk analyses, and more.
12:00 - 12:00

Flexibility for Implementing Security Controls and Validating Requirements 

Presented by: Marc Bayerkohler, Standards Trainer and Tom White, Training Content Manager, PCI Security Standards Council 

This session will provide a deep dive into the defined approach, compensating controls, and the new customized approach.
13:00 - 13:00

The New Approach to Reporting

Presented by: Brandy Cumberland, Director, Program Operations and Lauren Holloway, Director, Data Security Standards, PCI Security Standards Council

This session will highlight the new approach to reporting assessment results, including evidence-based reporting, partial assessments, ‘in place with remediation’, and updates to the Attestation of Compliance documents.
14:00 - 14:00

A Look Into Self-Assessments 

Presented by: John Bloomfield, Standards Manager, Data Security Standards, PCI Security Standards Council

Join this session to understand updates to merchant and service provider self-assessment questionnaires (SAQs), including new reporting options, new SAQ reporting for service providers, and updates to Attestation of Compliance documents.
15:00 - 15:00

Preparing to Move to PCI DSS v4.0 

Presented by: Elizabeth Terry, Senior Manager, Community Engagement, PCI Security Standards Council

Hear recommendations on preparing for PCI DSS v4.0 assessments, highlights on expectations for assessors, and information about upcoming trainings.
16:00 - 16:05

PCI DSS v4.0: Educational Resources 

Presented by: Lindsay Goodspeed, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, PCI Security Standards Council

Don't miss this session on PCI DSS v4.0 educational resources and learn how you can keep up with the latest information from PCI SSC.
17:00 - 17:00

Closing Remarks  

Presented by: Lauren Holloway, Director, Data Security Standards, PCI Security Standards Council

Hear a summary of highlights from today’s sessions and the latest information about remaining timelines and publications.