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09:00 AM NFC and the Growth of Connected Consumer Electronics Devices (PS11), Koichi Tagawa, NFC Forum

The Chairman of the NFC Forum will update us on the NFC Forum’s vision of the global NFC marketplace and how it is transforming consumer electronics.

09:30 AM NFC and the Next Generation of Payments (PS12), Carolyn Balfany, MasterCard

From mag stripe to chip, plastic to mobile—payments continue to evolve.  From this session, gain insight into what role new technologies will play in how consumers interact and transact.

11:00 AM Panel Discussion: NFC As An Enabler for Enriched Consumer Shopping and Better Payments Security (PS14)

This session will examine how NFC adds to the consumer shopping experience and solves problems related to payments security at the same time. Moderator: Siva Narendra, Tyfone

01:30 PM Capital One: A Mobile Strategy That Evolves With the Times (PS15), Paul Moreton, Capital One

As a financial industry leader and mobile banking innovator, Capital One has deployed several NFC-based mobile wallet solutions. This session will look at the drivers behind them choosing different solutions to respond to the consumer attitudes towards mobile that are evolving and maturing over time.

02:30 PM Mobile Networks’ NFC Deployments and Best Practices (PS17), Rafael Diaz, GSMA

GSMA will share details of current implementations of NFC that Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) have deployed and some best practices they have learned.

03:45 PM What Happens When Mobile Technologies Collide? Unlocking the Potential of NFC, BLE, and Biometrics (PS18), John Ekers, ABnote

This session will look at how applications using one mobile technology has limits, but when combined to leverage features available from multiple technologies, they unlock the true potential of mobile services.

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Koichi Tagawa

NFC Forum, Sony

Koichi Tagawa is Chairman of the NFC Forum and General Manager of Global Standards and ...
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Carolyn Balfany


Carolyn Balfany is the Group Head, U.S. Product Delivery for MasterCard Worldwide. Ms. ...
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Scott Mulloy


As SVP-Technology and Operations, Scott Mulloy oversees the product development, project ...
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Randy Vanderhoof

Smart Card Alliance

Randy Vanderhoof is the Executive Director of the Smart Card Alliance. The Smart Card ...
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Siva Narendra


Dr. Narendra is co-founder and CEO of Tyfone – a pioneering company in mobile ...
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Paul Moreton

Capital One

Paul Moreton is the Vice President of Digital Commerce at Capital One.  In this role, he ...
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