NEC Technologies India hosted the NEC Innovative Solutions Fair (NISF) 2018 in Mumbai. Themed “CurioCITY”, the event showcased NEC’s innovative technologies and solutions in the fields of Telecom, Retail and BFSI,, Smart & Safer Cities, Transport & Logistics, Hospitality and Governance through first-hand experience modules and solution demonstrations. The event was hosted for the first time ever in India, giving an overview of the NEC portfolio of technologies at one place.
The sixth edition of the event saw six display areas divided into thematic zones- Safer Cities, Smart Transportation, Digital Governance, Digital Enterprises, Smart Connectivity and Skill Creation. Highlights of the event included NEC’s world leading facial recognition solutions and their real life applications.
Commenting on the event, Mr. Takayuki Inaba, Managing Director, NEC Technologies India said, “India is one of the top priority markets for NEC Corporation and a key area in NEC’s global growth strategy. We are extremely happy to bring this flagship event to India and to showcase our expertise to the entire country. Our focus is to accelerate our business and strengthen NEC’s brand presence amongst the consumer landscape. The technologies exhibited here may prove to be the ideal solutions for driving business expansion well into thefuture.”
The NEC Innovative Solution Fair is a flagship event for the company and was organized in India for the first time. This year’s event witnessed participation from over 500 customers, vendors and new prospects. Previously,the NISF has been held in Jakarta, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand.
The six thematic zones and key exhibits at NISF 2018
1. Safer Cities
NEC focuses on providing a range of integrated security solutions, including multi-modal biometric identification, video surveillance and behaviour pattern analysis, to help law enforcement and traffic control agencies to create safer and secure societies.
NEC’s fingerprint, facial and iris recognition solutions are recognized as the world’s fastest and most accurate biometric identification technologies (*).
2. Smart Transportation
NEC is leveraging the power of ICT to achieve a more eco-friendly public transportation infrastructure. These modern technologies around fare collection, vehicle operations, driver management, accident prevention, and schedule optimization are contributing towards making rides safer and more efficient for both passengers and drivers.
3. Digital Governance
Government agencies are looking for innovative ways to operate with limited sources. NEC leverages strategic partnerships to develop industry-leading solutions that align with governmental organizations’ current and future operational goals. Efficient city planning and an integrated performance view to key stakeholders is the prime focus of NEC solutions.
4. Digital Enterprises
Disruptive new generation technologies have dramatically changed the way businesses run. Enterprises are realigning their strategies to retain their market position and gain advantages through cutting-edge technologies. NEC creates vitality for enterprises, industries, cities, and people, and achieves a sustainable society through Digital Transformation (DX). NEC benefits from a track record of proven technologies such as New-age display solutions, Thinking solutions built around AI, Enterprise collaboration solutions, and IoT platforms around manufacturing, logistics and banking.
5. Smart Connectivity
NEC has rich experience and deep knowledge in optimizing networks for both the telecom network and IT fields. Together with Netcracker, NEC has developed a suite of Operation Support System (OSS), Business Support System (BSS), Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) solutions to increase the agility of telecom carriers. NEC’s carrier solutions support total telecommunication networks from fixed to mobile, access to core network, and service application.
6. Solutions of the Future
Looking ahead to 2050, increasing global population and urbanization will require efficient and sustainable social infrastructure. NEC is taking up the challenge of creating advanced Solutions for Society, through the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and ICT platforms. Through a strong network of R&D laboratories globally, NEC is committed to developing the “Solutions of the Future” to solve the problems of the next-generation. NEC Laboratories India (NLI) was established in India in 2018 to develop ‘Solutions of the Future’ for India and from India to World.