Harold Boeck
Professor of Marketing, Academic Founder of Academia RFID, Universite de Sherbrooke

Harold Boeck is a professor at the business faculty of the Université de Sherbrooke and co-responsible for the master's program in Management of e-Commerce. Being an active member of the ePoly RFID research center, his research interests focus on the use and impact of RFID within open-loop Supply Chain environments: the factors leading to its adoption, its influence on buyer-seller relationships and how it can lead to a competitive advantage. He is also a member of the editorial board of the "International Journal of RF Technologies: Research and Applications", a new research journal focused on the business applications of RF technologies. Harold is a regular guest speaker for several industrial organizations, a CompTIA RFID+ Certified Professional, the founder and leader of Canada's first local chapter of the RFID Tribe as well as a founder of Academia RFID, the first bilingual RFID training and certification center in Canada.