SESAMES Awards 2012: 475 submissions, 36 finalists, 11 will be rewarded

  SESAMES Awards 2012: 475 submissions, 36 finalists, 11 will be rewarded

Cartes 2012

Business Wire

PARIS -- October 04, 2012

Organized as part of the CARTES trade show, the SESAMES Awards reward the best
technological innovations in terms of smart cards, digital security,
identification, secure transactions and contactless since 1995.

The projects submitted are presented to 38 jury members, international
expertsrecognized in their field, who choose the finalists and the winners of
the SESAMES Awards, in total impartiality and confidentiality of entries, thus
highlighting the most dynamic and most ingenious companies.

The SESAMES Awards reward the best projects in 10 categories. For the first
time this year, the SESAMES Discovery will give an award to the best
innovation presented by a start-up company.
The SESAMES Awards’ finalists will be presented at CARTES in the SESAMES Area,
hall 4. The Winners will be announced during the SESAMES Awards Ceremony, on
November 5^th, 2012 (upon invitation).

Discover the 36 finalists:


  *Advanced Card Systems Ltd. with "ACR1222U-J4 Li-ion Web-To Reader"
  *Cinterionwith "Firmware & Patient data Security for medical device"
  *NXP SEMICONDUCTORS with "Next Generation NFC Radio Controller"


  *Intrinsic-IDwith "Secure Cloud application"
  *Morphowith "Network Triggered Multi-IMSI"
  *Rosberg System ASwith "Extreme Secure Smart Device"

Identification / ID Cards /Health

  *NXP SEMICONDUCTORSwith "OpenWays Mobile Key DUAL© with Pure NFC™"
  *Sunward Telecom Limitedwith "13.56MHz RF-SIM"
  *Vision-Boxwith "vb i-dispenser"

IT Security

  *DS3with "DS3 Multi-purpose Authentication Server"
  *Entersektwith "Interactive Transaction Athentication"
  *Morphowith "EMV Pro Digit"


  *Infineon Technologies AGwith "Security Controller for Transport
  *KENTKART EGE ELEKTRONIK A.S.with "Onboard Public Transportation Tablet"
  *Turkcellwith "Turkcell Wallett Road Toll Payment Service"

Banking /Retail / Loyalty

  *Toro Development Ltd.with "Akami suite"
  *Turkcellwith "Turckcell Home Delivery Service with Smart Magnets"

Trusted Internet / Authentication

  *NXP Semiconductors Austria GmbHwith "Mobile POS for eTicket and stored
    value reload"
  *Tatra banka with "Card&Reader"
  *Vlatacomwith "VLAD-1"


  *Intrinsic-IDwith "Secure Cloud application"
  *Oberthur Technologieswith "Multi-brand NFC payment wallet"
  *Printechnologics GmbHwith "Touchcode"


  *Elavon Merchant Serviceswith "Elavon MobileMerchant"
  *Fiteqwith "EMV MultiTeq-TagTeq"
  *Giesecke & Devrient with"Portigo"
  *Synqerawith "Simplate"

Manufacturing& tests

  *Gemaltowith "PrintPixel"
  *Gemaltowith "Sealys Edge Sealer"
  *MGI Digital Graphic Tehnologywith "JETcard 3D"


  *Bridget with"B-Smart Packaging"
  *Coded Imagerywith "Personalisation of ID with Biometric Watermarks"
  *Kuapay LLCwith "Kuapay"
  *RCDEVS SARLwith "OpenOTP/TiQR Authentication Server"

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About CARTES 2012:
The CARTES 2012 show, taking place from 6 to 8 November at the Parc des
Expositions in Paris-Nord Villepinte, is the world's leading event in smart
technologies for security, payment, identification and mobility. With 143
countries represented, 450 exhibitors and 140 conferences with international
experts, CARTES 2012 is an essential trade show for all the players in this
highly dynamic market. This year, for its 27th edition, CARTES 2012 is putting
the spotlight on India.


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