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“We believe that the digital euro is the natural and digital evolution of our currency,” Evelien Witlox, the programme director in charge of the European Central Bank’s digital euro project, reports in this 20-minute presentation for Contactless World Congress.
It will soon be possible for consumers to make contactless transactions with their NFC smartphone from a distance of up to three or four centimetres, a significant increase on the current maximum of 2cm, NFC Forum executive director Mike McCamon reveals in this 23-minute presentation for Contactless World Congress.
Vehicle manufacturers across the world are now working to bring contactless car keys that work seamlessly on both Apple and Android devices to all makes and models of both privately-owned and commercial vehicles, Daniel Knobloch, vice president of the Car Connectivity Consortium (CCC) and wireless systems architect at BMW of North America, tells NFCW editor Sarah Clark in this audio interview.
New form factors, value-added services, issuing business models and payment acceptance innovations such as softPOS solutions are driving what’s next in contactless payments, Zil Bareisis, head of retail banking and payments at independent research and advisory firm Celent, explains in this presentation for Contactless World Congress.
Join Russel Luis E Fernandes, head of product for card present payments at Trust Payments, to uncover the lessons the European omnichannel payments leader has learned from developing a software-only POS solution for large and small merchants across Europe.Read more…
The EMV Contactless Kernel Specification will both simplify and advance global contactless payment acceptance whilst enhancing security, improving transaction speeds and supporting more reliable data transmission, EMVCo’s Brian Byrne and Jonathan Main explain in this keynote presentation for Contactless World Congress.