Total System Services, Inc., the Columbus-based payment services company, announced that it is to sponsor the largest smart card and payments exhibition in Istanbul, Turkey, Sept. 3-4.

According to a company news release, Terrapinn’s Cards & Payments Turkey exhibition is to attract leading banks, telecommunications companies, government entities and retailers. The event is to showcase new payments infrastructures accelerating growth in secure cashless payments across mobile and digital channels.

“We look forward to engaging with event attendees looking to drive revenues, deliver more secure and reliable services, invest in new technologies and streamline operational processes,” said John Goodale, senior director of business expansion.

To learn more about the conference, call Shawn Roberts, TSYS investor relations, at 706 644-6081 por send an email to