#Singapore Greenlights the Construction of a National #NFC Infrastructure
According to NFC World, the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore(@IDA_iNSG) recently awarded a major contract, for the development of an NFC infrastructure in Singapore. The contract was awarded to a consortium of organizations which includes, mobile network operator Starhub, transportation card issuer EZ-Link, DBS Bank and technology company Gemalto to pioneer this initiative.
With the creation of this NFC infrastructure, Singaporeans who sign up for these services with the respective vendors can now enjoy NFC services on their mobile phone. With the advancements in mobile technology and the high mobile consumption rate here, this consortium is keen to be the first to explore NFC options in the island state.
To find out how NFC can influence customer engagement and what are some of the appropriate business models are for this burgeoning industry, sign up for NFC World Asia 2012 to be held from 25-27, April 2012 at the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre.