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Roundtable Discussion: Wednesday, July 26, 2000
Funds on the Run: Billing and Mobile Commerce

Wednesday, July 26, 2000
6:00 - 8:00 pm
No Fee.

Registration Necessary.
Limited to 20 Participants.

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Twenty participants will come together for an interactive roundtable discussion and to exchange knowledge on the important, but often overlooked, issue of billing and mobile commerce (mCommerce).

Recent discussion usually centers  around the "killer applications" and security issues of mCommerce. What about issues concerning a complete billing systems solutions for mCommerce?   What are the challenges for next generation service providers, including mobile and application service providers (ASPs) in this area? Will there be an integrated, open solutions available  or will solutions be more proprietary? TAP (Transfer Account Procedure) is the adopted GSM standard for billing records. Will this standard predominate? What about other standards? Is there a leading billing provider for mCommerce or are providers still to emerge? Or will traditional communications billing companies predominate? What are the business issues providers need to consider in this area and what challenges and obstacles will they face? mCommerce) is expected to take off within the next years in the United States which lags behind the European and Asian markets. What issue differences exist for the America versus the European and Asian markets?

Participation and Registration

For further information and to register, contact:

Sara K. Dean
Program Assistant
Tel: 650.462.9800