Forum for smart, secure payment technology, implementation and markets. Organizers plan an expanded agenda for 2014, with continued coverage for every leading transaction platform: EMV card payments, mobile payments, and transit payments.
NFC Industry Events
Day-long event as part of larger Apps World event includes sessions on mobile wallets and NFC.
Premier event for mobile industry
Annual mobile industry event put on by the operator trade group GSMA has become a major venue for NFC news and demonstrations.
The event is designed to help brands and retailers find fast, secure, and convenient approaches to boost sales and simplify transactions for their customers. Total Payments Canada will be joined by Loyalty World Canada and Big Data World Canada to form Canada's "Customer Festival."
The annual expo for Japanese NFC companies also provides the venue for the Asia Pacific Smart Card Association's one-day conference, Outlook for NFC Business & Technology in 2014 on March 4.
Among other things, event will feature case studies from across the ecosystem of operators, merchants and financial institutions
Moving with the market, WIMA Monaco has evolved in its concept. Organizers say they will still offer the "best of NFC," but also will bring in complementary proximity-based technologies, such as QR codes and Bluetooth, along with cloud solutions and more vertical market use case sessions. The Celtic-Plus conference will be be co-located with WIMA on April 23 and 24.
The Contactless Intelligence Spring Conference, now in its eighth year, has built a reputation for providing key players in the contactless industry insights from the implementers themselves–to discover the real issues are and working on finding solutions. This year, the event will focus on consumers, and how they could benefit from contactless and NFC technologies. The event includes the annual Contactless & Mobile Awards dinner.
The summit includes sessions on mobile payments and wallet topics
The annual event is being rebranded as the NFC & Proximity Global Summit, and will offer a more diversified scope of topics, including such non-NFC proximity technologies as QR Codes, sound-based payments.