3rd International Workshop on Near Field Communication - NFC2011

In conjunction with the NFC Congress 2011 in Hagenberg/Austria, February 22nd - 23rd

Date:February 22nd, 2011
Location:Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences
Softwarepark 11, 4232 Hagenberg, Austria, Europe
Chair Men:Josef Langer, Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences, Hagenberg
Tuomo Tuikka, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
Florian Michahelles, Auto-ID Labs, ETH Zurich
Serge Miranda, University of Nice Sophia Antipolis
Witold Jacak, Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences, Hagenberg
Description:NFC 2011 is the third international research workshop with focus on the area of Near Field Communication (NFC). This workshop covers the entire technological area, beginning from RF & hardware related topics, smartcards approaches, security, applications and services, business processes, up to usability and user experience. It aims to provide a forum for a full and detailed discussion of the research issues of Near Field Communication as an integrative concept that covers hardware, software, security, usability and different fields of applications.
NFC2011 is technically co-sponsored by the IEEE Austria Section.

Topics include but are not limited to:

Registration & fees

When the conference registration is open, you can register for the following options (all prices are excluding 10% VAT):

Categoriesuntil Jan. 15th, 2011after Jan. 15th, 2011
Per day
200 EUR240 EUR
Both days
350 EUR400 EUR
Students per day*
70 EUR80 EUR
NFC Forum Members
Paper publication**
additional 150 EUR

* Students are required to show a valid (international) student ID.
** For the publication of a paper in the proceedings the presenting author must pay an additional fee of 150 EUR.

Submission guidelines

Authors are invited to submit research and application papers in IEEE Proceedings Manuscripts style (two columns, single-spaced, including figures and references, using 10pt fonts). Please use ONLY the following templates (for LaTeX or MS Word):

Submission of a paper implies that if a paper is accepted, at least one of the authors must register for the workshop to present the paper. Otherwise the submitted paper will not be published. Authors of accepted papers will receive guidelines in preparing and submitting the final manuscript together with the notification of acceptance.

The submitted papers must not have more than 6 pages representing original, previously unpublished work. They will be carefully evaluated based on originality, significance, technical soundness, and clarity of exposition. Additionaly the contact author must provide the following information for the NFC 2011 Workshop: paper title, all authors' names, affiliations, postal address, phone, fax, and e-mail address of the author(s), about 200-250 word abstract, and about five keywords.

Please register for the workshop and upload your paper into our conference management system.

Important dates


The Workshop is organized by the NFC Research Lab Hagenberg at the Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences, the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, the ETH Zurich and the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis.

Organization committee

For further questions please contact congress@nfc-research.at.

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