Gemplus announces the third Gemplus Developer Conference June 20th and 21st 2001, Paris Monday 30 April 2001 PDF Print Organised at CNIT - La Défense, this event is the only developers' conference in the world focused exclusively on smart card technology For the third consecutive year the panel of expert smart card speakers is being reunited for the Gemplus Developers Conference (GDC). The objective is to exchange information, share experiences, discover technical methods, and learn more about development tools. Among the speakers there will be developers, technical consultants and enterprise researchers for such companies as SUN Microsystems, Mondex International, Philips Semi Conductors, RSA Security, Precise Biometrics… as well as a number of renowned international universities. In 2001, the participants will also have the opportunity to attend the "Install Fest" which will allow them to gain hands-on experience of development tools for smart card based solutions. Gemplus developers will provide training and technical support for each participant. Last year this Forum was a great success, with 500 international participants from 54 different countries across the globe. Themes Covered at the GDC 2001: . Open OS and Multi-applications: discover the tools for Java development and inter-operability . Mobile services: an update of available technologies for application development for SIM cards: SIM Toolkit, Over The Air Technology, WAP. . E-services: learn more about smart card applications for security: PKI, cryptography, payment security. For a more detailed programme and registration information: http://www.gemplus.com/gdc2001 Tel. : +33 (0)1 41 49 04 43 Location: GDC 2001 - June 20/21 9:00am to 6:00pm at CNIT - Paris, La Défense 2, place de la Défense 92 053 Paris La Defense About Gemplus Gemplus (www.gemplus.com) is the number one in the world for the smart card based solutions and plastic cards for electronic business, security and wireless applications. Gemplus equally provides services of conception consultancy, software, material, personalization and implementation and collaborates with worldwide clients allowing to propose systems based completely on smart card, integrated and personalized. With a turnover of 5,029 billion francs in 1999 (767 million Euros), Gemplus counts close to 6,300 employees in 17 different sites of production, 7 R&D centres and 44 commercial & marketing offices, all in 37 different countries across the world. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Pleon in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.