NFC World Congress has proven to be the world’s leading event dedicated to near field communications business. In 2011, the event welcomed 1500 participants from 66 countries, 65 world-class speakers, 45 exhibitors and 64 registered journalists generating a fantastic press coverage.
This high-level conference will gather experts and market leaders from across the globe, all willing to share their experiences with NFC, the lessons they have learned and their strategic business insights for successful NFC deployments.
Speakers of 2012 edition will appreciate the new features of the upcoming edition that will include :
a new location in Nice city centre
more NFC experiences "live" on-site and downtown
more business insights and applications from around the world
increased NFC experiences "live" on-site and downtown
a full day dedicated to exclusive "add-ons"
more business insights & applications from around the world
a larger exhibition area with the same mix of sun, relaxed atmosphere and innovation !
a larger space to host 70 exhibitors
shared with the co-located Word e-ID Congress to maximise the synergies between contactless and digital identity markets
The NFC World Congress conference Program Committee ’is looking for proposals addressing in particular :
• Market Trends & Business Strategies with NFC
• Strategies for Deployment & Commercialization of NFC
• Real value added for users in NFC smartphone use
• Customer Relationship Management in the digital NFC world
• Innovative Applications and Solutions
• Alternative m-payment/m-shopping solutions
From start-ups to leading players, the entire NFC ecosystem is invited to give a talk at NFC World Congress : banks, cards issuers and acquirers, payment platforms, mobile network operators, smart card and chip manufacturers, handset manufacturers, regulators, retailers and merchants, solution providers, governments and public services, regulators, trade associations...
The conference program is defined and built by a Program Committee composed of experts and leading players in the NFC ecosystem from : Accenture Labs Europe, Caixa Bank, Capgemini, City of Nice, Contactless Mobile Services Forum, ETSI, Eurosmart, Gemalto, GlobalPlatform, GSMA, IDA Singapore, Imperial College London Business School, MasterCard Europe, MasterCard Worldwide, Mobey Forum, Orange, Redmobileco, Research in Motion, Samsung, Samsung Electronics France, Smart Card Alliance, Chip-to-Cloud Security Forum, Smart Urban Spaces EU Project, Telecom Italia, The World Bank, Veolia Transport, Visa Europe.