OMNICARD has stood the test of time. Now in its twenty-first year, this exclusive conference continues to provide valuable information and numerous opportunities for discussion and networking at the highest level. The programme committee has once again excelled in producing a highly attractive programme, which will bring together leading players in the fields of industry, research and politics for three days of animated debate in Berlin. The conference remains faithful to its motto, “The world of smart ID solutions”, and in 20 forums, 10 workshops and tutorials, and 2 panel discussions will provide a range of insights into current developments regarding secure applications on the basis of electronic identities.
Under this umbrella, the comprehensive conference programme will focus on both new and familiar topics. In 2014, for the first time, the conference will take a look at developments in Industry 4.0 and Big Data.
In addition, the programme will include topics such banking, e-&m-payment, eGovernment, nPA and eID, Smart Grid / Smart Home, eMobility, eEnergy, cloud computing, NFC, eTicketing, eHealth and the electronic health card. Also in line for discussion are the currently topical issues of data and product protection.
Keynote addresses on major issues The Federal Ministry of the Interior will act as patron of OMNICARD. The conference will be opened by a representative of the Ministry. Two keynote addresses by prominent political and business leaders: Federal Government Commissioner for Information Technology, State Secretary Cornelia Rogall-Grothe, will speak about the Federal Interior Ministry’s IT and network policies.
Google Management Director Sam Srinivas will reveal his company’s latest plans in a paper entitled “Universal 2nd Factor: Easy strong authentication across the web”.
An opportunity for exclusive networking
The combination of topical issues and top speakers helps to ensure networking at the highest level. Three days in the sophisticated ambience of the modern and luxurious Hotel Esplanade***** are an excellent occasion for making contacts and exchanging of ideas, which again and again lead to the birth of successful projects.
Parallel to the richly varied conference programme is a wide-ranging special exhibition. Key data The sponsors .:: Bundesdruckerei GmbH .:: FEIG ELECTRONIC GmbH .:: Oberthur Technologies The programme committee .:: Around 100 top-class speakers .:: 10 tutorials and workshops .:: 2 panel discussions .:: Over 400 participants .:: 22 major forums .:: 2 keynote addresses .:: Discussion and networking on 2 long evenings .:: 20 international corporations at the special exhibition .:: Infineon Technologies AG .:: Gemalto N.V. .:: Samsung Semiconductor Europe