Transport

VISIONFC Transport Summit Tickets On Sale: Summit Speakers Revealed

VISIONFC Transport Summit Tickets On Sale: Summit Speakers Revealed

  You’ll probably learn more in this half-day VISIONFC Transport Summit on June 20, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam about mobile ticketing and public transportation in Asia than you did in all of last year. Don’t believe it? Check-out the list of presenters .Read more »

From The Nifty Nine Finalists to The Thrilling Three Top Winners: NFC Innovation Award Winners Revealed

From The Nifty Nine Finalists to The Thrilling Three Top Winners: NFC Innovation Award Winners Revealed

Speech Code‘s Talking Labels Help the Blind; Khushi Baby’s Mobile Medical App Enables India’s Clinicians to Monitor Infant Health, and Dimple’s Shortcut Buttons Accelerate Mobile Access It is said that what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas but the NFC Forum turnedRead more »

Key Takeaway:  Should the NFC Forum Work To Improve Service Level Solutions in Bus Operations?

Key Takeaway: Should the NFC Forum Work To Improve Service Level Solutions in Bus Operations?

I recently spoke at a private seminar held for members of the Common IC Card for Bus Operations Association in Tokyo, Japan in my role as Chairman of the NFC Forum. About 40 people attended, most of whom were busRead more »

NFC Industry, Customer Experience and Product Design Leaders Predict Tags, IoT Secure Provisioning and Wearables Using NFC Technology Set to Expand in 2017 (Part III)

NFC Industry, Customer Experience and Product Design Leaders Predict Tags, IoT Secure Provisioning and Wearables Using NFC Technology Set to Expand in 2017 (Part III)

Transport, IoT, wearables, cloud-based services experts from across the NFC technology sector – all judges for the new NFC Forum Innovations Awards — anticipate the NFC tech trends that will define 2017      Read more »

Your Automobile is Your Biggest Connected Mobile Device

Your Automobile is Your Biggest Connected Mobile Device

Tech Industry Leaders Join Automakers to Share Examples and Visions of the Future of the NFC-enabled Connected Car at VISIONFC Automotive Summit Your automobile is a connected mobile device. Yes, it transports you hither and yon, but that’s not whatRead more »

Why Reinvent The Wheel?  NFC Marketing Toolkit Saves Members’ Time And Money With Ready-To-Use NFC Content and Images

Why Reinvent The Wheel? NFC Marketing Toolkit Saves Members’ Time And Money With Ready-To-Use NFC Content and Images

The NFC Forum’s Marketing Toolkit was created to make marketing NFC products and services easier for manufacturers and implementers when training employees and selling and communicating with customers about NFC technology. The toolkit is free, online and resources are downloadable. “To encourage usageRead more »

Agreement Reached:  NFC Interoperability with Contactless Public Transport Infrastructures

Agreement Reached: NFC Interoperability with Contactless Public Transport Infrastructures

Getting a new project off the ground is always more challenging than keeping a project already advancing moving forward. This truism is explained by the laws of physics — and business. That’s why I’m happy to report that the recentlyRead more »

APTA is All Aboard for NFC in Public Transport

APTA is All Aboard for NFC in Public Transport

With every day that goes by, adoption of NFC in public transport keeps growing. In just the past few weeks alone, New York State announced a plan to support NFC payments for the 11-million-user Metropolitan Transportation Authority, and the UK Cards Association unveiled a framework to implement contactless payments , including NFC, nationwide onRead more »