Promotion of NFC technology by the NFC Forum
The NFC Forum is an industry association, formed in 2004. It’s goal is to promote the usage of the NFC technology. As of November 2019, this association had more than 150 members, from all industries that have an interest in the usage of the NFC technology (antenna makers, mobile phone designers, payment operators, …).
How is organized the NFC Forum?
The NFC Forum edits technical specifications (system and test specifications). It administrates a network of Authorized Certification Laboratories, which are entitled to perform official type approval sessions. Products that obtain certification by the NFC Forum are listed on the NFC Forum website. The NFC Forum participates to and organizes numerous industry events, in order to promote the technology, and showcase numerous innovative and value-added NFC applications.
NI is an active member of the NFC Forum.