NFC Forum Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
The NFC Forum’s Special Interest Group (SIG) initiative is intended to foster broad adoption of NFC technology by sharing expertise across key vertical market sectors. The member-driven SIG Committee and its Working Groups will create opportunities across Forum membership to accelerate the delivery of exciting new NFC solutions for businesses and consumers.
Working Groups enable members to take an active role in fostering the adoption of NFC technology among stakeholders within targeted industry sectors. Initial objectives for activities undertaken by each individual SIG include:
Vice Chair: Open
Co-Chair: Cord Bartels, BSI
Secretary: Jean-Luc Guisset, Sony
Activities focus on working with stakeholders across the airline industry, mass transit systems (bus, train, and subway), and taxi and limousine sectors.
Activities focus on working with stakeholders in the retail banking and finance, payments, point-of-sale technology, and merchant sectors.
Vice Chair: Erich Reisenhofer, NXP
Activities focus on encouraging broad adoption of NFC technology by working with key players in the IoT industry.
Co-Chair: Mick Conley, UL
Activities focus on working with stakeholders across the automotive industry to encourage broad adoption of NFC technology.
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Vice-Chair: Kenji Oguma, NEC
Activities focus on working with stakeholders to promote NFC to this regional market and overcome the challenges of migration from its legacy infrastructure.
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