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                                         10 February 2004
                                           Tokyo, Japan
GlobalPlatform has pleasure in inviting you to a one-day business seminar in Tokyo at NTT’s Research &
Development Center. At the seminar, GlobalPlatform representatives will provide you with an overview of
GlobalPlatform and present examples of real-life world-wide implementations for single and multi-
application smart card programs in the finance, government, public healthcare, mobile telecomm, and
transit industries.

Already there are in excess of 50 million GlobalPlatform smart cards in circulation across the world and
an additional 260 million GSM cards that utilize GlobalPlatform technology for Over-The-Air (OTA)
application download. These figures are expected to increase significantly over the next few years.

Join the GlobalPlatform Board Members, Technical and Business Directors, Mobile Telecomm and
Payment organization leaders, and a panel of industry experts, on 10 February to learn more about
GlobalPlatform's worldwide implementation programs, mobile application strategies, GlobalPlatform
compliant products, and to participate in an interactive Question & Answer session with the experts!

Seminar participants will:

               Receive a business and high level technical overview of GlobalPlatform’s current
                activities and the new challenges ahead for the smart card industry
               Learn about the two largest GlobalPlatform implementations in the public healthcare and
                government industries (US DOD CAC Card and Taiwan National Health Insurance Card)
               Learn about real-life worldwide implementations of GlobalPlatform smart card technology
                in the finance, government, public healthcare, mobile telecom and transit industries
               Gain technical knowledge on current GlobalPlatform compliant products from NTT,
                MOPASS, and Gemplus
               Listen to smart card Brand strategies from JCB, MasterCard, and Visa
               Meet the GlobalPlatform Board of Directors, Technical Director, and the Chairs of
                GlobalPlatform’s Technical and Business Committees
               Katsuya Makiuchi, Director Information Project Office Commerce and Information Policy
                Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry will deliver the keynote speech

Location:       NTT Musashino R&D Center on Tuesday, 10 February 2004
                3-9-11, Midori-Cho Musashino-Shi 180-8585
                Tokyo, Japan

Hours:          10:00 – 17:30

RSVP:           Please R.S.V.P. on the GlobalPlatform public website no later than 20 January
                2004. The registration address is:

About GlobalPlatform ( GlobalPlatform is the global leader in smart card
infrastructure development and its proven, technical specifications for cards, devices and systems are
known as the standard for smart card infrastructure. GlobalPlatform has over 50 cross-industry members
with representation from all world continents.


Part 1: Keynote Speech

10:00 - 10:30   e-Japan Strategy and Smart Card - The Key Device of Identification -
                        Director, Information Project Office Commerce and Information Policy Bureau,
                        Ministry of Economy,Trade and Industry
                                                                                      Katsuya Makiuchi

Part 2: Overview of GlobalPlatform

10:30 - 10:50   GlobalPlatform Overview and New Challenges
                        GlobalPlatform Chairman of the Board, Datacard Group        Bob Beer

10:50 - 11:20   GlobalPlatform Technical Up Date
                        Technical Director, GlobalPlatform                          Marc Kekicheff

Part 3: Worldwide Implementations

11:20 - 11:40   GlobalPlatform Implementations
                        GlobalPlatform Marketing Center Chair, Datacard Group       Kevin Gillick

11:40 – 12:20   US Department of Defense CAC (Common Access Card)
                       Deputy Director, Manpower Data Center, US Department of Defense
                                                                                 Rob Brandewie

12:20 - 13:00   Taiwan National Health Insurance Card Project
                       Managing Director, GD TECO Taiwan                            Dr.Wolfram Seidemann

13:00 – 14:10 Lunch

Part 4: Mobile Application Strategies

14:10 - 14:35   KDDI’s Approach for Mobile Commerce and Kei-Credit
                        Senior Manager, Strategic “au”Business Planning Division    Ken-ichi Bandou

14:35 - 15:00   The Role of IC Card in Mobile Commerce
                        Manager, Service Development Dept., Vodafone                Yukihiro Mitani

Part 5: Smart Card Strategies for Credit Card Brand
15:00 - 15:20   JCB’s Smart Card Strategy
                       Senior Vice President, Advanced Technologies Department
                       Scheme Governance, JCB                                       Tac Watanabe

15:20 – 15:40   MasterCard’s Smart Card Strategy
                       SVP, e-Business & Emerging Technologies,
                       MasterCard International                                     Richard Fletcher

15:40 – 16:00   Visa’s Emerging Products & Technology
                        Director, Emerging Products & Technology,
                         Visa International Asia Pacific                     Masayuki Yamamoto

16:00 - 16:20 Break

Part 6: GP Compliant Products and Implementations

16:20 - 16:40   Toward Cross Industry Smart Card Service Integration
                       - NTT GP 2.1 Compliance Card -
                       Senior Research Engineer, Supervisor,
                       NTT Service Integration Laboratories                  Shoichi Senda

16:40 - 17:00   MOPASS Card Strategy and Implementation
                      Manager, Smart Identification Solutions Division
                      Hitachi                                                Toshiomi Kodama

17:00 - 17:20   The Global Strategy of Gemplus based on GP Compliant Products
                       Regional Marketing Director,
                       Financial & Security Service BU, Gemplus Japan         Yves Ostrowsky

Part 7: Wrap-Up
17:20 - 17:30   Summary and Close
                      GlobalPlatform Vice Chairman,Visa International        Jim Lee

****Cocktail Reception to Follow


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