ICMA Spring Conference 2018 : Sponsors

ICMA is proud to be working with the following companies.
This page is updated weekly so do check back regularly for a more up-to-date listing.

Sift Science – DIAMOND Sponsor

Sift Science is the leading provider of digital trust, serving thousands of global websites and apps. Businesses depend on the Sift Science Digital Trust Platform to determine in real time which users they can trust across digital channels. Sift Science Live Machine Learning, global trust network, and automation technologies fuel business growth and power expansion into new markets while protecting businesses and their customers from all vectors of fraud and abuse. Launched in 2011, Sift Science is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Visit us at https://siftscience.com and follow us on Twitter @SiftScience.

Squad – DIAMOND Sponsor

Squad is modernizing and automating Content Moderation and Trust & Safety for global eCommerce teams to power safe user experiences that drive long-term customer retention, monetization, and growth (while providing a 5x ROI). Our full-stack approach allows our customers to focus on growth while we handle the setup and running of the entire operation. We create self-improving workflows on the Squad platform that adds speed, scale, and cost efficiency to content operations by combining rule engines, machine learning, data science, and a distributed human workforce.
Squad is headquartered in San Francisco and was started with the goal to build a ‘Future of Work’ platform by combining human and artificial intelligence.

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Besedo empowers online marketplaces to grow with trust by enabling their users to engage fearlessly with one another.

Since 2002, Besedo has partnered with online marketplaces of all sizes, across the globe to help them create user trust, better quality content and better user experience in the digital world. In order to achieve this, Besedo uses a combination of AI moderation, automated filters and human moderation. Besedo also provides their partners with actionable insights related to both users and content, allowing them to adapt and evolve their product faster and stay competitive. To learn more visit us at besedo.com

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Shieldpay – SILVER Sponsor


We bring verified buyers and sellers together so your users can trade with total confidence. We eliminate fraud and verify the identity of both sides of any transaction with our robust checks. Funds are held securely in the Shieldpay vault, and are only released when both parties agree. With our flexible integration options you can start accepting payments in minutes and build a whole new revenue stream that also gives you valuable data insights to convert, retain and delight your customers.

Shieldpay – Powerful payments, total security.

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