Overview: The Mobile Computing Promotion Consortium (MCPC) facilitates research and implements measures for technical and operational issues, promotes joint research and development, establishes de-facto standards, and promotes dissemination to implement and evolve an efficient mobile computing system. The Consortium cooperates internationally with interested organizations, contributes to the evolution and expansion of the information society, and plays a role in mobile computing system efforts worldwide, especially in Asia. Specific activities of the MCPC include: conducting research and executing measures on mobile computing system technical and operational issues (including the establishment of de-facto standards); improving inter-connectivity, and establishing and acknowledging mobile computing system standards; contributing to the institution of a multimedia-communications infrastructure that uses mobile computing; and exchanging information with other global organizations related to mobile systems. The MCPC works with interests related to communication (network), computer hardware/software, system integrators (including service providers), and the media.
Current Status: Active