Full Representation of Stakeholders at Mobile Payments & NFC World Summit 2012

Full representation of the stakeholders will be sharing case studies and their vital views on how to develop and deploy innovative and sustainable mobile payments services at

Mobile Payments & NFC World Summit 2012 which will be held from 19 to 20 April 2012 in Hong Kong.

  These are the full representation of the stakeholders at the summit :

Mobile Operators : China Mobile Labs, G-Xchange, Grameenphone & SK Telecom

Banks: Bank of Philippines Island, Citibank, Rabobank International & Union Bank of India

Payment Service Providers : Paypal & Western Union

Retailers – Australian Retailers Association

Govt & Public Transit Providers – Hong Kong Monetary Authority & Land Transport Authority of Singapore

Technology and Payment Platform Providers : BICS, eServGlobal & Nokia Mobile Payments Services

Handset Manufacturers – Nokia

The following key issues will be addressed in depth with necessary Real World Case Studies:

  • Regulatory Issues & Collaborating with the Regulatory Authorities
  • Future Trends of Mobile Proximity Payments
  • Retail Payment Development Updates – Hong Kong Case Study
  • New Opportunities and Challenges Facing the Banks in Delivering M-Payments
  • For Banks – How to Successfully Align Financial Services with NFC and Mobile Payments Systems?
  • Opportunities for Increasing Sales Volume for Merchants/Retailers in Deploying M-Payments
  • Public Transit Provider’s Perspectives in Deploying Mobile Payments
  • Innovative Mobile Payments Strategies to Capture New Market
  • Innovation in mPayments: What’s Hot?
  • Additional Revenue Generating Channels through Deployment of M-Payments
  • Introducing G2C Initiatives
  • Mobile Collections Service
  • Critical Success Factors in Deploying Mobile Payment Services? – From Each Stakeholder’s Point of View
  • Benefits and Business Case Drivers for Each Stakeholder
  • Comparisons – Operator-Centric, Bank-Centric, 3rd Party Centric or Collaboration
  • Profitable and Sustainable Business Models
  • International Mobile Money Transfer and Remittance Market
  • Addressing Issues of Standardization and Interoperability
  • Banking the ‘Unbanked’ – How to Capture the Mass Market?
  • Strategizing Your Mobile Payments Plan through Analysis of Consumer Behaviour
  • Effective & Sustainable Strategies to Encourage Active Consumer’s Usage of Mobile Payments
  • Accessing Mobile Users Cost Effectively & Securely
  • New Innovative Delivery Platforms for Mobile Payments Services
  • The Potentials of Offering Micro-Finance Services in Developed Countries
  • Innovation & Sustainability in Offering Mobile Payments Services
  • Building A Robust and Sustainable NFC Infrastructure
  • Handset Technology Development Updates
  • Security Issues – How to Build and Keep Customer Trust in Mobile Payments?
  • Management Issues Concerning Implementation and Cost Considerations

 Companies/organisations representing the Mobile Payments Ecosystem will be speaking at this conference :

  • Russell Zimmerman, Executive Director, Australian Retailers Association, Australia
  • Frederick M. Faustino, Head, Mobile Banking Channel, Bank of Philippines Islands, Philippines
  • Frédéric Schepens, Executive Vice President, Strategic Business Development, BICS, Belgium
  • Jiffy Yang, Senior Business Development Director, China Mobile Labs, China
  • Tonet Santana, Vice President-Treasury and Trade Solutions, Asia Pacific, Global Transaction Services, Citibank, Hong Kong
  • Goulven Bescond, Product Director Mobile Money, eServGlobal, France
  • Paolo J. Baltao, President, G-Xchange, Inc., Philippines
  • Delwar Hossain Azad, Head, Financial Services, Grameenphone, Bangladesh
  • Shu-pui Li, Head of Financial Infrastructure Development Division, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Hong Kong
  • Silvester Prakasam, Director (Fare Systems), Land Transport Authority, Singapore
  • Jarkko Sevanto, Senior Manager, NFC Business Development, Nokia, Finland
  • Gary Singh, MD/General Manager, Nokia Mobile Payment Services, India
  • Sebastien Taveau, Astronomer/Principal, Mobile Ecosystems Integration, Paypal, USA
  • Tom Wills, Managing Director, Secure Strategies, USA
  • Yu-Shik Kim, VP, Head of Global Partnership, SK Telecom, Korea (tbc)
  • Dan Armstrong, Consultant-Mobile Banking & Payments, Rabobank International, The Netherlands
  • Lalit Sinha, General Manager, Alternate Delivery Channels & New Initiative Department, Union Bank of India, India
  • Anuj Khanna, Asia Pacific Regional Head, Products and Business Development, Mobile Products, Western Union

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