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International Association of Currency Affairs Program

The International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA), a non-profit association dedicated to the currency industry, is pleased to offer the following program during Banknote 2018.

Excellence in Currency Awards | Technical Awards

The Currency Awards were launched in 2007 by IACA, the first organization in the industry to recognize excellence in currency through such an awards program.

The awards are open to any organization or individual supplying products, systems or services and anyone can make a nomination for a category. The awards below will be presented at the end of the General Session on the first day of Banknote 2018, Monday, May 21st.

  • Best New Currency Innovation
  • Best New Currency Feature

We will update this page when the nomination period opens.

To read more about the Excellence in Currency Awards, please please click here>>>

IACA Member Symposium

IACA traditionally invites its members to join in an interactive and engaging symposium during the Banknote Conference. It is an excellent time to meet fellow IACA members, and to learn and discuss relevant topics of interest.

We will update this page when the symposium schedule is announced.

For more information about IACA, please contact Sybil Baxter at