‘Retail Commerce and Smart Cards’
Smart Card Forum Conference to feature leading retailers and Internet giant Yahoo! Retail industry expert, Tony Surtees
What: ‘Retail Commerce and Smart Cards’ hosted by the Smart Card Forum in Salt Lake City, Utah. High profile retailers with a presence in both the physical and virtual environments will describe their business drivers, key business requirements, and their experiences with smart card solutions. The event has an impressive line-up of speakers who will discuss the application of smart cards in retail from all perspectives. Business cases will be studied and analyzed as a part of the session, with leading retailers talking about the issues and offering answers. The conference will be kicked-off by Tony Surtees of Yahoo! and will wrap up with a panel of business leaders from American Express, MasterCard and Visa who will talk about the financial industry view on retail applications of smart cards.
The Smart Card Forum Educational Institute, the industry leading program on smart card system educational will lead the conference off. A special tutorial entitled ‘Retail and Smart Cards 101’ will be held on the afternoon of 22 February. See [www.smartcardforum.org] for the full program.
Who: ‘Retail Commerce and Smart Cards’ is hosted by The Smart Card Forum, a non-profit, multi-industry organization of nearly 200 members and the largest smart card industry organization.
Where: Salt Lake City Hilton; Salt Lake City, Utah
When: Educational Institute: Monday 21 February from 1-5; Tuesday from 8:30-5:00 Retail and Smart Cards 101: Tuesday 22 February from 1:15-5:00 Retail Commerce and Smart Cards Conference: Wednesday 23 Feb 8-6; Thursday 24 Feb 8-4.
Registration: Registration and other information, including a complete program agenda, can be found at [www.smartcardforum.org]