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Smart Card Alliance Hosts Industry Leaders to Discuss State of the Smart Card Market

Representatives from Public and Private Sectors to Address Key Issues Including Personal Identification, Privacy Concerns and Secure Payment Transactions New York, NY, January 15, 2002–The Smart Card Alliance, a non-profit association working to accelerate the adoption of multiple applications for smart card technology, will host a conference on February 5 through February 7, 2002 in…
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Smart Card Alliance Announces New Executive Board Members

New York, NY, October 10, 2001–The Smart Card Alliance today announced the election of its 2002 Executive Board of Directors. The seven member Executive Board was elected by the Alliance’s Board of Directors at their Annual Meeting in Tysons Corner, Virginia. The Executive Board will lead and direct Alliance activities for the year ahead. Paul…
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Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Wins OSCA Award

NEW YORK, June 5 /PRNewswire/–In recognition of the hard work and significant achievements pertaining to the smart card industry, the Smart Card Alliance has presented Gregory Garback, Executive Officer of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority with an “Outstanding Smart Card Application Award”. The award was presented by Ann Kennedy of First Data Corporation at…
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Digital Security Initiative Call for Submissions

The Smart Card Alliance’s Digital Security Initiative launches the Case Study Report project Las Vegas, NV, May 14, 2001–This week at the CardTech/SecurTech conference, the Smart Card Alliance’s Digital Security Initiative (DSI) formally launched the Case Study Report project, which will create a dossier of successful smart card based digital network security efforts. The objective…
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William Randle of The Huntington National Bank Elected New Chairman of the Smart Card Alliance

New York, NY, March 20, 2001–The Smart Card Alliance, a multi-industry association working to accelerate the widespread acceptance and application of smart card technology, today announced its new Chairman. Donna Farmer, President and CEO of the Smart Card Alliance, congratulates William Randle, Executive Vice President e-Huntington, The Huntington National Bank as the new Smart Card…
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Smart Card Alliance To Hold First All Members Meeting: “Smart Cards and Consumers Security and Convenience”

New York, NY, February 14, 2001–The Smart Card Alliance, the largest smart card oriented, non-profit entity in the world, announced today it will hold its first industry conference for 2001, “Smart Cards and Consumers Security and Convenience” with pre-conference events beginning February 26th, 2001 and the actual conference taking place on February 28–March 1, 2001…
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Memberships Approve Creation of the Smart Card Alliance

Smart Card Alliance has combined memberships and resources of the Smart Card Industry Association and the Smart Card Forum New York, NY, January 22, 2001–The Smart Card Industry Association (SCIA) and the Smart Card Forum (SCF) announced today that their members have unanimously agreed to combine the two organizations to form the Smart Card Alliance…