Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
Medical College of Wisconsin director of research commercialization
Managing Director of Hatteras Discovery and Venture Partner at Hatteras Venture Partners
Managing Director, Mercury Fund
From the conference website:
WIMA is the worlds leading exhibition and conference enabling business and innovation exclusively for the NFC Ecosystem with events in both the US and Monaco.
Following the success of the inaugural 2011 US event in San Francisco, WIMA is back with more ready for market solutions, building on innovation and enabling greater business opportunities within the event with new and exciting elements to drive forward the NFC ecosystem including:
More end users with testimonials around real life business use cases
Developer Training Workshops
New to NFC Business Workshop for Non-Secure and Secure NFC
New Consumer Electronic NFC devices that are on the horizon
NFC is not only about payment & ticketing! Loyalty, location based marketing & social, gaming, wellness & healthcare, access control, identification, tracking… to name but a few of the use cases that NFC enables.
WIMA NFC USA will take place over three days presenting:
Pre-Conference Workshops: Training Day for Developers / NFC Business Overview Workshop addressing Non-Secure and Secure NFC (November 27)
Two day main Conference Programme
Sessions will highlight current case studies from both the US and around the world offering a clear view on the state of the market of NFC today. Presentations will be given by end users or joint format from the solution provider end user. Panels will tackle the issues that are surrounding NFC today.
Two day larger Exhibition Floor (November 28 & 29)
Following last years sell out Demo Area, this year WIMA will present a larger exhibition floor with over 50 booths featuring even more innovative ready for market solutions from across the ecosystem.
WIMA NFC USA Best Sponsor NFC Solution Contest
Exclusive to exhibiting companies (including Start-Ups), who have the opportunity to enter the WIMA NFC USA Best Sponsor NFC Solution Contest & Pitch Session – Not to be missed for exhibitors and attendees alike!