Agenda At A Glance

To see all tracks and pre-conference seminars and post-conference workshops, scroll to the right.
 Preconference Seminars
 Bluetooth Beacon Applications WorkshopIT ProfessionalsItem-Level Retail and Apparel WorkshopManaging Medical Devices Via RFIDPackaging and Label Converter WorkshopRFID for Warehouse and Inventory Management RFID in Energy, Mining and ConstructionRFID Journal University
10:30 AM
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
RFID Basics
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
11:30 AM
Bluetooth Beacon Basics
Stephen Statler, Statler Consulting
The Physics Behind RFID
Ultan McCarthy, Ph.D., MBA, Waterford Institute of Technology
12:15 PM
1:00 PM
Bluetooth Beacon Standards and Components
Stephen Statler, Statler Consulting
RFID Data-Capture Software
Craig Alan Repec, GS1
The Benefits for Apparel Manufacturers
Robert Burton, Li & Fung (Trading) LTD
Developing a Successful RFID Business Strategy
Jeremy Schenof, Avery Dennison RFID
Legislation and Standardization
Ultan McCarthy, Ph.D., MBA, Waterford Institute of Technology
1:45 PM
Choosing and Deploying Bluetooth Beacons
Stephen Statler, Statler Consulting
Selecting Inlays and Chips
George Dyche, Avery Dennison RFID
Live Demo: RFID in the Real World
Ultan McCarthy, Ph.D., MBA, Waterford Institute of Technology
2:30 PM
2:45 PM
Bluetooth Beacon Networks and Privacy
Stephen Statler, Statler Consulting
RFID Tag-Data Standards
Craig Alan Repec, GS1
The Converting Process
George Dyche, Avery Dennison RFID
Designing Your RFID Solution
Ygal Bendavid, RFIDAcademia
RFID Solutions for Asset Management in Four Seasons
Glen Kathler, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)
Real-World Considerations
Ultan McCarthy, Ph.D., MBA, Waterford Institute of Technology
3:30 PM
RFID Improves Inventory Accuracy, Sales and Satisfaction
Steven Keith Platt, Platt Retail Institute
RFID in Health Care: The Cure for Costs, Not a Costly Cure
Michael Liard, Liard Research & Consulting
Quality Control
DJ Lee, Avery Dennison RFID
Building Your RFID Business Case
Ygal Bendavid, RFIDAcademia
Logistics, Supply Chain and IoT in Energy and Mining
Prof. Ind. Eng. Ernesto A. Castagnet,MSc. IMSE, UNS
Building an RFID Business Case
Ultan McCarthy, Ph.D., MBA, Waterford Institute of Technology
4:15 PM
4:45 PMWelcome and Introduction
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
5:00 PMRFID in Perspective
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
 RFID Journal LIVE! Keynotes and General Sessions
5:00 PMRFID in Perspective
Mark Roberti, RFID Journal
5:45 PMPreparing for the Technology-Enabled Future of Retail
Dr. Bill Hardgrave, Auburn University
6:30 PMOpening Reception Begins
8:15 PMOpening Reception Ends