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    Past NFC events

    This is an archive of past NFC industry conferences, exhibitions and other events. You can see forthcoming events on our events page.

    If you are organising a meeting, congress, conference or tradeshow, click here to find out how to get listed in our NFC events guide.

    Apps World Europe 2015

    18-19 November 2015London, UK

    Apps World Europe 2015

    The Apps World series brings together the entire spectrum of the app ecosystem for debate and discussion over its two day exhibition and conference events in Europe and North America.

    A two-day Mobile Payments And Retail stream will look at the opportunities presented by contactless payments and beacon technology for retailers, banks and global brands.


    Cartes Secure Connexions 2015

    17-19 November 2015Paris, France


    HCE Summit 2015

    12 November 2015London, UK


    4th Annual Banking Technology Egypt Summit 2015

    8-11 November 2015Cairo, Egypt

    Banking Technology Egypt Summit 2015

    The continued improvement in Egypt’s economic and political situation has benefited the banking sector significantly and provided an environment that caters innovation.

    The Banking Technology Egypt Summit has established itself as the key industry forum for senior professionals from government, banks and solution providers who are looking to drive tangible improvements, build innovative banking services and stay up-to-date with key industry trends.



    Asian Payment Card Forum 2015

    4-5 November 2015Jakarta, Indonesia


    Cards & Payments Indonesia 2015

    3-4 November 2015Jakarta, Indonesia


    Money 20/20 Expo 2015

    25-29 October 2015Las Vegas, USA


    Cloud-based Mobile Payments (CBMP) Summit 2015

    14 October 2015Warsaw, Poland


    Biometrics 2015: Secure Identity Solutions Now!

    13-15 October 2015London, UK

    Biometrics 2015“Biometrics 2015 will provide a highly interactive forum for discussion and debate on the current and future use of biometric technology for managing identity and increasing efficiency within government and commercial applications,” the organiser tells NFC World.



    NFC Forum Plugfest

    12-16 October 2015Vancouver, Canada


    Transport Ticketing CEE 2015

    7-8 October 2015Warsaw, Poland


    NFC Solutions Summit 2015

    7-8 October 2015Phoenix, USA


    Mobile Banking and Payments USA 2015

    5-6 October 2015New York, USA


    NFC Live Moscow 2015

    5-6 October 2015Moscow, Russia


    Labelexpo Europe 2015

    29 September - 2 October 2015Brussels, Belgium


    The IOT Show 2015

    22-23 September 2015Singapore


    Webinar — How to develop a mobile payments roadmap

    22 September 2015At your computer

    Free webinar

    Join NFC World and Gemalto at 07:00 PDT/10:00 EDT/15:00 BST/16:00 CEST to find out how issuers and processors can develop a mobile payments strategy that offers both a winning service for customers today and a long-term roadmap for the future.



    Cards & Payments East Africa

    15-16 September 2015Nairobi, Kenya


    Smart Contactless World 2015

    15-17 September 2015Marseille, France


    Webinar — Ask the Expert: HCE pioneer Doug Yeager

    10 September 2015At your computer

    Free webinar

    Join NFC World and SimplyTapp at 08:00 PDT/11:00 EDT/16:00 BST/17:00 CEST for a unique opportunity to put your questions on HCE, tokenization, Apple Pay, Android Pay and more to host card emulation pioneer Doug Yeager.



    Cards & Payments Philippines 2015

    2-3 September 2015Manila, Philippines


    Global Payment Summit

    26-27 August 2015Singapore


    Rain RFID & NFC: Track, Authenticate & Communicate

    20-21 August 2015Brisbane, Australia


    Mobile World Congress Shanghai

    15-17 July 2015Shanghai, China


    Banking Innovators 2015

    30 June 2015London, United Kingdom


    mPOS World 2015

    30 June - 1 July 2015 Frankfurt, Germany


    VAS Africa

    30 June - 1 July 2015Johannesburg, South Africa


    IOTX Internet of Things Expo 2015

    9-10 June 2015Dubai, UAE


    PayExpo 2015

    9-10 June 2015London, United Kingdom


    Digital Banking Summit

    8-10 June 2015Austin, Texas, USA

    Digital Banking Summit 2015

    “Join us at the Digital Banking Summit 2015 as we continue our focus on driving omnichannel excellence,” says the organiser. “You’ll get a better idea of how banks are working to integrate digital with existing banking channels, and how they’re enhancing their marketing and product development efforts, plus hear the latest in mobile and tablet banking, cyber security, ecommerce, mobile payments and wearable computing.”



    NFCP Global Summit 2015

    4 June 2015London, United Kingdom

    NFCP Global Summit 2015“Now in its fourth year, NFC Payments Global Summit is returning to London this summer with thought-provoking content and excellent networking opportunities,” says the organiser.



    Tap Into NFC Showcase Shanghai

    2 June 2015Shanghai, China


    Myanmar Mobile Services

    26-27 May 2015Yangon, Myanmar


    NFC Forum Plugfest

    25-29 May 2015Shanghai, China


    Tap to travel: Delivering NFC transport ticketing services at scale

    21 May 2015At your computer

    Free webinar

    Join NFC World, the GSMA and industry experts at 10:00 EDT/15:00 BST/16:00 CEST for a 45-minute webinar to find out about delivering standardised MIFARE ticketing services on NFC devices.



    Transport Ticketing Africa 2015

    20-21 May 2015Johannesburg, South Africa


    Cards & Payments Australia 2015

    20-21 May 2015Melbourne, Australia


    Tap Into NFC Meetup Boston

    14 May 2015Boston, USA


    Cards and Payments Middle East 2015

    12-13 May 2015Dubai, UAE


    The Mobile Show Middle East 2015

    12-13 May 2015Dubai, UAE


    Mobile Payments and Retail workshops at Apps World North America

    12-13 May 2015San Francisco, USA

    “Bringing together 10,000+ developers and leading brands, Apps World North America offers the perfect platform to meet decision makers from across the entire app ecosystem,” the organiser tells NFC World.

    The Mobile Payments and Retail workshop will be of particular interest to NFC World readers, with day one focused on mobile payments, banking and NFC, while day two looks at retail apps and MPOS.



    Cartes Secure Connexions America 2015

    5-7 May 2015Washington DC, USA

    Cartes America 2015

    “Cartes Secure Connexions America is THE global event for payment, identification and mobility”, says the organiser.



    EMV Chip & Tokenisation Seminar

    4 May 2015Washington DC, USA


    Contactless Intelligence Spring Conference 2015

    28-29 April 2015London, United Kingdom


    Cards & Payments Asia 2015

    22-23 April 2015Singapore


    NFC and Mobile Payments workshops at Apps World Germany

    22-23 April 2015Berlin, Germany

    Appsworld Germany 2015The mobile payment workshops at Apps World Germany 2015 will be looking at new business models and discussing the latest developments in the mobile payments space — emerging technologies, mobile commerce, monetisation, security, NFC, mobile banking — and how these will affect the roles of key industry players like banks, operators, platform owners and card issuers.



    Mobile Commerce and Banking Summit

    20-21 April 2015London, United Kingdom


    HCE Summit New York 2015

    15 April 2015New York, USA

    HCE Summit New York 2015

    “After its remarkable success in London, the HCE Summit is coming to New York City,” the organiser tells NFC World.

    “This is one-of-a-kind initiative, supported by the NFC Forum and MasterCard, will gather the HCE and tokenisation pioneers who are transforming the mobile payment industry’s future.”



    Transport Ticketing Americas 2015

    24-25 March 2015Mexico City, Mexico


    Mobile Payments & NFC

    24-26 March 2015London, United Kingdom

    Now in its third year, Telecoms IQ’s Mobile Payments and NFC London will help you acquire the strategies you need to develop and monetise your mobile payments business model. Plus hear how you can successfully ensure a simple and secure service that will be appealing to your customers.



    Mobile Money & Wallet Summit 2015

    17-18 March 2015London, United Kingdom


    Retail World Africa 2015

    10-11 March 2015Johannesburg, South Africa


    Cards and Payments Africa 2015

    10-11 March 2015Johannesburg, South Africa


    2nd Biometrics in Financial Services Seminar

    10 March 2015London, United Kingdom


    14th EPCA Payment Summit

    9-10 March 2015Brussels, Belgium


    NFC Forum Plugfest

    9-13 March 2015Barcelona, Spain


    Mobile World Congress 2015

    2-5 March 2015Barcelona, Spain


    Testing Mobile Payments: HCE and Tokenization

    24 February 2015At your computer

    Free webinarJoin NFC World and payments testing specialist Gerd Thys from Clear2Pay at 15:00 GMT on Tuesday 24 February to gain an in-depth understanding of the new testing, quality and compliance challenges created by the arrival of HCE and tokenization — and how to address them.



    Apex: All Payments Expo

    23-25 February 2015Las Vegas, USA


    MobiSecServ 2015

    20-21 February 2015Gainesville, Florida, USA


    Workshop: Understanding tokenization and host card emulation

    17 February 2015At your computer

    Free webinarJoin NFC World and Bell ID at 15:00 GMT on Tuesday 17 February when mobile payments expert David Worthington will explain how tokenization works and how it can help you better secure mobile payment services.



    Mobile Shopping Europe 2015

    11-12 February 2015London, United Kingdom


    Smart Card Alliance’s 2015 Payments Summit

    3-5 February 2015Salt Lake City, USA


    Transport Ticketing 2015

    27-28 January 2015London, United Kingdom


    Nordic MCP 2015

    21-22 January 2015Stockholm, Sweden


    Mobile Money & Digital Payments Asia 2015

    20-22 January 2015Jakarta, Indonesia


    Evaluating NFC security strategies: The role of the secure element in the evolving NFC landscape

    20 January 2015At your computer

    Free webinarJoin NFC World, SIMalliance and EnStream at 10:00 EST/15:00 GMT/16:00 CET for an hour-long webinar that will help you understand how to select the right security strategy for your NFC service and gain insight into the lessons learned from a leading market deployment.



    Nordic Card Markets and Future Payment Solutions

    19-20 January 2015Copenhagen, Denmark


    2015 International CES

    6-9 January 2015Las Vegas, USA

    Sarah Clark, editor of NFC World+, will be at the International CES to chair the event’s mobile payments session and meet up with readers to discuss the latest technologies and trends.



    EMV for Multiple Platforms

    9 December 2014Orlando, USA


    Mobile Money & Wallet Asia 2014

    9 December 2014Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


    Mobile Payments Latin America Summit

    2-3 December 2014Miami, USA


    Location & Context World

    2-3 December 2014San Francisco, USA


    Internet of Things USA

    19-20 November 2014Santa Clara, CA, USA


    Payments Indonesia

    18-19 November 2014Jakarta, Indonesia


    Mobile Money & Digital Payments Global

    18-20 November 2014Istanbul, Turkey


    Carte 2014

    18-19 November 2014Rome, Italy


    Mobile Payments and Retail workshops at Apps World

    12-13 November 2014London, United Kingdom

    Apps World 2014

    The mobile payment workshops at Apps World 2014 will be looking at new business models and discussing the latest developments in the mobile payments space — emerging technologies, mobile commerce, monetisation, security, NFC, mobile banking — and how these will affect the roles of key industry players like banks, operators, platform owners and card issuers.



    Cartes 2014

    4-6 November 2014Paris, France


    Money 20/20 Expo 2014

    2-6 November 2014Las Vegas, USA


    Host Card Emulation Summit 2014

    14-15 October 2014London, United Kingdom

    HCE Summit 2014“The HCE Summit is a new forum dedicated to bringing together leading HCE stakeholders and pioneers,” says the organiser. “Together we will shed light on this important subject and will help you to define your near future strategy.”



    Digital & Mobile Wallet Summit 2014

    14-15 October 2014London, United Kingdom

    DMW Summit“Here at the Digital & Mobile Wallet Summit we aim to bring together a wide spectrum of industry stakeholders to share the latest use cases, industry best practices, regulatory updates and all else you need to know,” says the organiser.



    NFC in Action Conference

    10 October 2014Tokyo, Japan


    Tap Into NFC Developer Showcase

    8 October 2014Tokyo, Japan


    2nd Annual Mobile Wallet 2014

    7-10 October 2014Singapore

    2nd Annual Mobile Wallet 2014

    Focusing on the latest initiatives for mobile wallets and insights on consumer and retailer’s adoption & awareness, IBC’s 2nd Annual Mobile Wallet event addresses the key factors in implementing a successful business model and players’ collaboration to accelerate scale and adoption in mobile wallets in Asia.



    Mobey Day

    7-8 October 2014Barcelona, Spain


    NFC World Congress 2014

    22-24 September 2014Marseille, France


    CTIA Super Mobility Week

    9-11 September 2014Las Vegas, USA


    The Money Event

    9-11 September 2014Las Vegas, USA


    IFA 2014

    5-10 September 2014Berlin, Germany


    Cards & Payments Turkey 2014

    2-3 September 2014Istanbul, Turkey


    EMV User Meeting 2014

    25-26 June 2014Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


    Mobile Wallet and Retail Innovation 2014

    17-18 June 2014London, United Kingdom


    Cardware 2014: Payment & Digital ID Insights

    17-18 June 2014Niagara Falls, Canada


    Mobile Asia Expo 2014

    11-13 June 2014Shanghai, China


    Payment Innovation China Convention

    5-6 June 2014Beijing, China


    NFCP Global Summit 2014

    4-5 June 2014London, United Kingdom

    NFC Global Summit 2014

    The NFCP Global Summit is returning to London in June with a show-stopping line up of speakers — and NFC World readers can save 20% on the usual ticket price.



    NFC Solutions Summit

    3-4 June 2014Austin, USA


    International Forum NFC Live 2014

    29-30 May 2014Kazan, Russia


    Cartes America 2014

    13-15 May 2014Las Vegas, USA

    Cartes America 2014

    “This is THE event for payment, identification and mobility,” says the organiser.

    “Cartes America will return to Las Vegas from 13-15 May 2014 for its third edition. The 2013 event attracted attendees from 55 countries, with 136 technology companies exhibiting — a 30 percent increase from the inaugural Cartes event in 2012.”



    Mobile Money and Digital Payments Africa 2014

    13-15 May 2014Johannesburg, South Africa


    Global Mobile Health Summit Shanghai 2014

    9-10 May 2014Shanghai, China


    Contactless Intelligence Spring Conference 2014

    29 April 2014London, United Kingdom


    Near Field Communications World Asia 2014

    23-24 April 2014Singapore

    Near Field Communications World Asia 2014

    “The 9th NFC World Asia reflects not only the current buzz happening in the international NFC space, but also the prevalent issues that some of the operators are facing in the live scene,” says the organiser. “Learn that you are not alone in facing the challenges, and discover the available solutions for the industry collectively.”



    Wima Monaco NFC & Proximity Solutions 2014

    22-24 April 2014Monaco

    Wima Monaco

    One of the most long-standing fixtures in the NFC industry calendar, Wima offers terrific networking opportunities in a more intimate and relaxed atmosphere.

    “Wima is evolving and including new market segments,” the organiser tells NFC World. “We’re continuing to offer the best of NFC, and adding other complementary proximity and cloud-based technologies such as QR, Bluetooth, iBeacon and more.”



    GlobalPlatform for Contactless one-day training session

    17 April 2014London, United Kingdom


    Cards, Payment & Identification

    9-11 April 2014São Paulo, Brazil


    Transact 14

    8-10 April 2014Las Vegas, USA

    The ETA Show is now known as “Transact: Powered by ETA”.


    Mobile Money and Digital Payments Americas 2014

    7-9 April 2014Mexico City, Mexico


    The TSM Ecosystem of Today and Tomorrow

    1 April 2014Atlanta, USA


    IRX — Internet Retailing Expo

    26-27 March 2014Birmingham, United Kingdom

    IRX 2014

    IRX brings together 5,000+ top multichannel retailers for six conferences, 12 workshops and 200 exhibitors. The event provides an excellent opportunity to showcase NFC solutions for retailers.



    Mobile Payments and NFC Summit

    25-27 March 2014London, United Kingdom


    NFC Forum Plugfest

    24-28 March 2014San Francisco, USA


    NFC Forum Spotlight for Developers

    21 March 2014San Francisco, USA


    7th Mobile Commerce Summit Asia 2014

    19-20 March 2014Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


    Cartes Asia 2014

    19-20 March 2014Hong Kong


    Proximity marketing, right here, right now

    18 March 2014London, United Kingdom

    A half day summit on “the next big game-changer in one-to-one communications,” presented by the UK’s Direct Marketing Association.


    Apex: All Payments Expo

    3-5 March 2014Las Vegas, USA


    Mobile World Congress 2014

    24-27 February 2014Barcelona, Spain

    Find all the NFC industry news from this year’s Mobile World Congress here.


    MobiSecNFC 2014

    21-22 February 2014Gainesville, Florida, USA

    MobisecNFC is the “first workshop of mobile applications, secure elements and near field communication,” says the organiser. The event is sponsored by the IEEE.


    Tap to Pass: NFC for Access Control

    19 February 2014At your computer

    Free webinar

    Join NFC World, Allegion and BadgePass at 11:00 EST/16:00 GMT/17:00 CET for an hour-long webinar that will help you understand how NFC can be used for access control and offer practical tips from people involved in running some of the world’s first live NFC ID services.



    Merchant Payments Ecosystem 2014

    18-20 February 2014Berlin, Germany


    Mobile Payments & E-Commerce Summit

    13-14 February 2014Yangon, Myanmar


    MobileMoneyExpo 2014

    12-13 February 2014Lagos, Nigeria


    5th Annual World Cards & Payments Summit

    10-12 February 2014Dubai, UAE


    2014 Payments Summit

    5-7 February 2014Salt Lake City, USA


    NFC and Mobile Payment at Apps World

    5 February 2014San Francisco, USA

    NFC and Mobile Payment at Apps World North America 2014

    “This year Apps World will be dedicating a day to mobile payments & NFC,” says the organiser. “Understanding how the key stakeholders are carving out their places in this new mobile channel is fundamental to this conference track.



    Mobile Payments Conference

    29-30 January 2014Miami, USA


    NFC Symposium 2014

    22-24 January 2014Stockholm, Sweden

    NFC Symposium 2014

    “NFC Symposium, now in its third year, is the leading Nordic NFC platform where all key stakeholders in the ecosystem — including banks, MNOs, transport operators, retailers, TSMs and many others — gather to discuss the latest developments and future business opportunities,” says the organiser.



    Mobile Payments and Value Added Services Summit

    22-23 January 2014New York, USA


    Mobile Money and Digital Payments Asia 2014

    21-23 January 2014Jakarta, Indonesia


    2014 International CES

    7-10 January 2014Las Vegas, USA

    The 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show will feature NFC visitor badges, putting the technology at front and centre of the electronics world.


    Tap and Play! NFC in Toys and Games

    12 December 2013At your computer

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    Join NFC World and Smartrac at 14:00 CET/13:00 GMT for an hour-long webinar looking at how NFC can be used to add extra features and revenue streams to toys and games — and add fun and excitement to marketing campaigns and educational experiences.



    Tomorrow’s Transactions Toronto Unconference 2013

    11 December 2013Toronto, Canada


    Carte 2013

    4-5 December 2013Milan, Italy

    The Italian banking industry event, not to be confused with the massive Cartes tradeshow in Paris.


    Mobile Payments Latin America Summit 2013

    3-4 December 2013Miami, USA


    Mobile Payments and Value Added Service Japan 2013

    3-4 December 2013Tokyo, Japan


    The Internet of Things: Investing in Future Technologies

    28 November 2013London, United Kingdom


    Compliance & Security for Emerging Payment Systems

    21-22 November 2013San Francisco, USA


    Cartes 2013

    19-21 November 2013Paris, France

    Cartes Secure Connexions Event 2013

    “The Cartes Secure Connexions Event is the world’s leading tradeshow and conference focussed on secure solutions for payment, identification and mobility,” says the organiser.



    The Future of Cash

    13-14 November 2013Johannesburg, South Africa


    Mobile Money Canada 2013

    13 November 2013Toronto, Canada


    Mobile Payment China 2013

    7-8 November 2013Shanghai, China

    Mobile Payment China 2013

    Now in its fourth year, this conference will gather 180+ senior professionals from across the mobile payment community in China and beyond.



    The Mobile Wallet Summit 2013

    6-7 November 2013London, United Kingdom


    Polish Forum For Proximity Card Payments and NFC 2013

    6 November 2013Warsaw, Poland


    Mobile Money & Digital Payments Global

    5-7 November 2013Dubai, UAE


    Risk, Regulation & Innovation in Mobile Payments

    5 November 2013London, United Kingdom


    Wima USA 2013: NFC and Proximity Solutions

    28-30 October 2013San Francisco, USA

    Wima USA 2013

    “Wima is evolving to include new market segments,” explains the organiser. “The event continues to offer the best in NFC while introducing complementary proximity based technologies such as QR and Bluetooth which may be used in parallel or as stand-alone end-to-end solutions.”



    Engage with NFC

    23 October 2013Shanghai, China


    NFC & Mobile Payment workshops at Apps World 2013

    22-23 October 2013London, UK


    “The NFC & Mobile Payment workshops at Apps World 2013 will be looking at new business models and discussing the latest developments in the mobile payments space — emerging technologies, mobile commerce, monetisation, security, NFC, mobile banking — and how these will affect the roles of key industry players like banks, operators, platform owners and card issuers.”



    GSMA Mobile 360 Series: Middle East

    21-22 October 2013Dubai, UAE


    Payment Innovation (China) Convention 2013

    17-18 October 2013Shanghai, China


    MobileCon 2013

    16-18 October 2013San Jose, USA


    SmartCards Expo 2013

    16-18 October 2013New Delhi, India


    GSMA NFC & Mobile Money Summit 2013

    14-17 October 2013New York, USA

    GSMA NFC & Mobile Money Summit

    “The GSMA NFC & Mobile Money Summit will again bring together the mobile and financial sectors to focus on developments and innovations in NFC and mobile financial services,” says the organiser.



    Digital & Mobile Wallet Summit 2013

    10-11 October 2013London, United Kingdom

    Digital Mobile Wallet Summit 2013

    “DMW is the only focused conference in Europe to address digital and mobile wallets comprehensively,” says the organiser. “The event converges payments with m-loyalty, identity, m-ticketing, location-based offers and other value-added services. This will be presented through 40 industry front-runners and leading practitioners and will gather 200+ attendees.”



    International RFID Congress 2013

    8-9 October 2013Marseille, France

    Covering RFID, NFC and other contactless technologies.


    Total Payments Asia 2013

    8-9 October 2013Bangkok, Thailand


    Money 2020 Expo 2013

    6-10 October 2013Las Vegas, USA

    Money 2020

    “Money2020 explores trends in payments and financial services innovation, such as the mobile internet, open platforms and consumer empowerment,” says the organiser.



    Bank Cards and Payment Technologies 2013

    26-27 September 2013Moscow, Russia


    Canadian Wireless Trade Show

    25-26 September 2013Toronto, Canada


    NFC World Congress 2013

    24-26 September 2013Nice, France

    NFC World Congress

    NFC World Congress gathers the full value chain of NFC services, from start-ups to leading players, including implementers in all verticals.

    Over three days in Nice, the “NFC city” on the French Riviera, this event offers a unique platform to network, develop business and exchange knowledge with more than 700 conference delegates from 65 countries.



    International Acquiring Forum 2013

    17-19 September 2013London, UK


    Total Payments Europe 2013

    16-18 September 2013London, UK


    Mobile Money & Payments Latam 2013

    10-11 September 2013Miami, USA


    IFA 2013

    6-11 September 2013Berlin, Germany


    Cards & Payments Turkey 2013

    3-4 September 2013Istanbul, Turkey


    International Internet of Things Expo (IOTE)

    15-17 August 2013Shenzhen, China


    2013 Mobile Money for the Unbanked Global Event

    8-11 July 2013Nairobi, Kenya


    Mobile Asia Expo

    26-28 June 2013Shanghai, China


    2013 EMV User Meeting

    26-27 June 2013Budapest, HUNGARY


    Simposium Global 2013

    25-26 June 2013Amsterdam, Netherlands


    Screenmedia Expo 2013

    25-27 June 2013London, UK


    Mobile Commerce World

    24-26 June 2013San Francisco, USA


    mPOS World

    24-25 June 2013Frankfurt, Germany


    Mobile Wallet and Retail Innovation

    18-19 June 2013London, UK

    Mobile Wallet & Retail Innovation

    “After 15 successful years of delivering the Mobile Financial Services Summit, Informa Telecoms and Media is proud to again reflect the changing industry focus and announce the Mobile Wallet and Retail Innovation event,” says the organiser.



    PayExpo 2013

    18-19 June 2013London, UK


    NFC, Smartcard & Payment Fair 2013

    18-20 June 2013Seoul, Korea

    NFC, Smartcard & Payment Fair 2013

    “We invite you to Asia’s top smart technology and service trade Show which leads the commercialization and standardization of the world NFC, SmartCard & Payment Technology”


    GlobalPlatform’s “The TSM of Today and Tomorrow” workshop

    18 June 2013Madrid, Spain

    Global Platform TSM Seminar

    GlobalPlatform is inviting actors operating in the mobile NFC services space to attend a free seminar on Tuesday 18 June in Madrid, Spain.



    Tap-to-shop: NFC in Retailing

    18 June 2013At your computer

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    Join NFC World and Smartrac for an hour-long webinar at 14:00 BST in which we’ll take an in-depth look at how retailers can take advantage of NFC — beyond payments.


    4th International Forum Remote Banking 2013

    18 June 2013Moscow, Russia

    4th International Forum Remote Banking 2013

    Topics to be covered represent the latest trends of banking remote services development in Russia, says the organiser.



    4th annual Auto-ID & Sensing Solutions Expo

    13 June 2013Cambridge, USA


    6th Mobile Commerce and Payment Innovations Summit

    11-13 June 2013San Francisco, USA


    Card, ATM & Mobile Expo 2013

    11-13 June 2013Lagos, Nigeria


    MobeyDay 2013

    11 June 2013Barcelona, Spain


    Global Payment Summit

    6-7 June 2013Singapore


    European ATMs 2013

    5-6 June 2013London, UK


    Fourth International Plus-Forum Cards and Payments

    3-4 June 2013Moscow, Russia


    Contactless Payments 2013

    3-4 June 2013London, UK


    Payments, Settlements and Remittances Asia 2013

    30-31 May 2013Manila, Philippines


    Mobile Money Africa 2013

    27-29 May 2013Johannesburg, South Africa


    CTIA 2013

    21-23 May 2013Las Vegas, USA


    Simposium USA 2013

    20 May 2013Las Vegas, USA


    NFC India Summit 2013

    17 May 2013Mumbai, India


    NFC Solutions Summit 2013

    15-16 May 2013San Francisco, USA


    Payment Trends China 2013

    15 May 2013Beijing, China


    Cards & Payments Middle East 2013

    14-15 May 2013Dubai, UAE


    BlackBerry Live

    14-16 May 2013Orlando, USA


    Cards & Payments Australasia 2013

    13-14 May 2013Melbourne, Australia


    Wallet Wars

    8-9 May 2013New York, USA


    Mobile Payment Innovations 2013

    30 April 2013New Orleans, USA


    RFID Journal Live!

    30 April - 2 May 2013Orlando, USA


    Cartes Afrique 2013

    25-26 April 2013Marrakesh, Morocco


    Near Field Communication World Asia 2013

    24-25 April 2013Singapore

    Card and Payments Asia 2013

    “Co-located with Cards & Payments Asia, the eighth edition of Near Field Communication World Asia is the most dedicated NFC industry event in Asia,” says the organiser.



    Cartes America 2013

    23-25 April 2013Las Vegas, USA


    Mobile Payments and Value Added Services

    23-24 April 2013London, UK


    3rd Annual Wireless Healthcare Asia Summit

    22-23 April 2013Singapore


    Mobile Payments & NFC World Summit 2013

    18-19 April 2013Hong Kong


    Wima NFC Monaco 2013

    10-12 April 2013Monaco

    WIMA Moanco 2013At WIMA NFC Monaco 2013 discover:

    • An exciting exhibition floor, presenting innovative applications, solutions, hardware and use cases from global companies to startups.
    • An interactive and educational conference programme including key industry leaders, end users and brands — and not just for payment.
    • Sponsor and exhibitor workshops on the exhibition floor, open to all attendees.
    • Lots of NFC use cases and new faces!

    Cards, Payment and Identification 2013

    10-12 April 2013São Paulo, Brazil


    Mobile Payments Conference

    10-11 April 2013New York, USA


    World Cards and Payments 2013

    2-3 April 2013Dubai, UAE


    Cartes Asia 2013

    27-28 March 2013Hong Kong


    NFCP Global Summit 2013

    20-22 March 2013London, UK

    NFC Global 2013“Join this comprehensive NFC Summit, with three focus streams: Payment, transport, retail; a pre-conference NFC workshop, exhibition and a live contest and awards,” says the organiser. “This is a must-attend NFC and proximity conference-expo, presented through 50 high calibre speakers with thought provoking discussions and overall a well represented event.”


    EPCA Summit 2013

    20-22 March 2013Brussels, Belgium

    The European Payments Consulting Association’s annual conference and exhibition.


    NFC Payments Canada

    20 March 2013Toronto, Canada

    “NFC Payments Canada 2013, an event hosted by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association, will bring together leaders from the wireless and financial industries as well as other stakeholders in a collaborative and critical examination of mobile payments in Canada, the current state and where mobile payments are headed,” says the organiser.


    6th Mobile Commerce Summit Asia

    19-21 March 2013Singapore


    Smart Device and Content 2013

    19 March 2013New Delhi, India


    Mobile Money Americas

    18-21 March 2013Mexico City, Mexico


    Tomorrow’s Transactions Forum

    13-14 March 2013London, UK


    “The Tomorrow’s Transactions Forum will take place on March 13th-14th, 2013 in London. Now in its sixteenth year, it once again promises the combination of thought leadership, discussion, learning and fun that has earned it the reputation of being unmissable for people interested in the future of retail electronic payments. This year, the event will be looking at the leading edge in mobile transactions, Islamic e-finance and new technologies amongst other topics. For more information and to book please visit this link. All delegates will receive a complimentary copy of Tomorrow’s Transactions 2013.”


    Mobile Banking Southern Africa

    13-14 March 2013Johannesburg, South Africa


    Cards & Payments Africa

    11-13 March 2013Johannesburg, South Africa


    NFC & Smart World 2013

    5-8 March 2013Tokyo, Japan


    Mobile Finance & E-services Russia 2013

    28 February 2013Moscow, Russia


    The 2013 Mobile Payments & NFC Forum

    26-27 February 2013Auckland, New Zealand


    Mobile World Congress 2013

    25-28 February 2013Barcelona, Spain


    Isobar Create 32 Hackathon Singapore

    23-24 February 2013Singapore

    The latest in a series of hackathons held around the world by digital marketing agency Isobar, in which developers are challenged to create their own NFC apps in just 32 hours.


    NFC Circle Event: NFC Goes Social

    11 February 2013Cambridge, USA

    A panel discussion which will focus on recent social applications of NFC — including smart posters and social networking tags — as well as emerging future opportunities. Runs from 18:00 until 21:00.


    NFC and mobile payments workshops at Apps World North America 2013

    7-8 February 2013San Francisco, USA


    New for 2013, Apps World will be dedicating a day to mobile payments and NFC. Sessions will examine numerous in-depth issues such as how VAS can be incorporated into mobile banking to gain consumer buy-in, and what services consumers are demanding.

    NFC World readers can save 25% on registration using the code “NFC25”.


    Mobile Money & Payments Mexico 2013

    6-7 February 2013Mexico City, Mexico


    NFC 2013: Fifth International Workshop on Near Field Communication

    5 February 2013Zurich, Switzerland

    This event is produced in association with NFC Research Lab Hagenberg and Finland’s VTT, and is co-sponsored by the Swiss branch of the IEEE.


    Smart Card Alliance 2013 Payments Summit

    5-7 February 2013Salt Lake City, USA


    Indian Ocean/South Asia Mobile Payments & Banking Summit 2013

    30-31 January 2013Dhaka, Bangladesh


    Transport Ticketing 2013

    28-30 January 2013London, UK


    Mobile Money Asia

    28-31 January 2013Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


    NFC Symposium 2013

    23-25 January 2013Stockholm, Sweden

    “NFC Symposium 2013 is the number one meeting place in Scandinavia for all the key stakeholders of the NFC ecosystem including banks, MNOs, credit card companies, device manufacturers, infrastructure suppliers, secure element issuers, TSMs, retailers and many more,” says organiser Midfield Media.



    Nordic Card Markets

    21-22 January 2013Copenhagen, Denmark


    Digital Money Unconference – Toronto

    15 January 2013Toronto, Canada

    The aim of the event, which runs from 10am until 4pm, will be to foster cross-sector discussions on innovation around new business models in the world of payments and digital commerce. It is organized on a participant-driven agenda leveraging the ‘unconference’ format, where the topics of the day are decided on the day.



    Omnicard 2013

    15-17 January 2013Berlin, Germany


    NRF 102nd Annual Convention & Expo

    13-16 January 2013New York, USA

    “Retail’s BIG Show,” says the US National Retail Federation.


    2013 International CES

    8-11 January 2013Las Vegas, USA

    Follow announcements from the show in our CES 2013 section.


    Published 19 November 2010, 10:30 by Mike Clark

    Last updated on February 5th, 2013