About Empiria


Empiria Group is an independent provider of upper-scale B2B conferences, events, workshops, and webinars, always maintaining the highest standards of quality in research, production as well as event coordination. We work directly with leaders from several industry sectors to ensure that our events serve true industry needs. Based in Slovakia, Central Europe, Empiria Group holds the MPE conferences annually in Berlin, Germany, attended by the best experts and professionals in merchant payments, POS & card acceptance field.


We are commited to creating the ideal platforms for a stimulating and inspiring discussions. Besides great networking opportunities and precise organisation, we aim to deliver the best learning experience to all participants. We understand that only real life experience and a focused atmosphere can maximize the value of any business gathering.


Though founded in 2007, Empiria Group has already organized numerous successful conferences and forums with international participation on a large scale of topics. Our production team members have extensive experience in management positions in financial services as well as events industry. Our members are all experts in their fields, constantly monitoring the latest trends and developments in our conference topics.


  • Customer-focused: backed by extensive research we are serving true industry needs
  • Variety: putting together a wide range of sectors and regions
  • Discussion-based: Excellent facilitators & lots of opportunities to discuss
  • Seniority: World-class speakers and senior industry experts under one roof
  • True value for participants: Real stories and practical advice
  • Experience: Excellent coordination and orientation on consistent experience
Natalia Ivanis, Head of Marketing & Media Partnership

Natalia Ivanis

Head of Marketing & Media Partnership
Andy Ivanis, Co-CEO, Head of Sales & Customer Engagement

Andy Ivanis

Co-CEO/Head of Sales & Customer Engagement
Robert Varga, Co-CEO, Head of Operations & Strategic Partnerships

Robert Varga

Co-CEO/Head of Operations & Strategic Partnerships
Filip Rasovsky, Head of Event Production

Filip Rasovsky

Head of Event Production
Ondrej Debreceni, Head of Business Development

Ondrej Debreceni

Head of Business Development
David Vesely, Social Media Marketing

David Vesely

Social Media Marketing
Ondrej Dorcik, Head of IT

Ondrej Dorcik

Head of IT & POSitivity Magazine Manager
Patricia Varju, Sales & Customer Engagement

Patricia Varju

Sales & Customer Engagement