"Contactless Integrated Circuit Cards"
|Link for WG8 Members:
|WG8 Members' Homepage
Organization of WG8:
WG8, standing for Working Group 8, is one of the Working Groups within the subcommittee ISO/IEC JTC1/SC17 "Identification Cards" and was established in 1988 to develop standards for contactless chipcards.For more details of SC17 click SC17 Information.
WG8 has delegated its projects to three subgroups to achieve efficient and dedicated developments of the standards.
Conveners of WG8 and its Task Forces:
|Mr. Michael HEGENBARTH, Germany
|Mr. Pascal ROUX, France
|Mr. Chris STANFORD, U.K.
Francis CHRISTIAN, U.S.A.
For details related to the projects of WG8 see "WG8 Projects".
For details related to the WG8 meetings of all four groups see "WG8 Meetings".
Liaison Officers of WG8:
|Mr. Junichi SAKAKI, Japan
represents the link of both the working groups WG3 and WG10
to WG8, related to the standardization of electronic MRPs
Passports) and of Driving Licences with a contactless interface.
Publicly available WG8 documents are indicated on their document
lists by a light-green background. However, most of the documents are
available. They can be retrieved only by registered members of WG8 and
of its Task Forces.
Experts wishing to become WG8 members are kindly asked to send
wish to the National
Standardization Organization of their countries. Once registered,
members may send an e-mail to the WG8 Convener
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