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RFID Journal LIVE! 2020 (Orlando, United States - April 28-30, 2020)

  • ID: 4850537
  • Conference
  • Location: Orlando, United States
  • 3 Days
  • RFID Journal
  • Conference Dates: April 28-30, 2020
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Discover RFID Solutions from More than 150 Exhibitors and Learn from Companies Already Benefiting from RFID and IoT Technologies

RFID Journal LIVE! 2020 is the world’s largest conference and exhibition focused on radio frequency identification (RFID) and Internet and Things (IoT) technologies. Now in its 18th year, LIVE! features more than 150 exhibitors from 26 countries showcasing best-in-class RFID tags, readers, software and implementation services, plus IoT sensors and applications. Innovative new products are introduced at LIVE! each year, so you will be among the first to see the newest RFID products.

With attendees from all over the world, RFID Journal LIVE! unites the global RFID/IoT community with a unique educational conference. Our 2020 conference will include three days of industry-specific and how-to tracks, as well as general education for those new to the RFID market. Our educational sessions and conference offerings are specifically designed to help all attendees and exhibitors to plan strategies, network, buy and sell, and learn and share ideas.

Highlights of RFID Journal LIVE! 2020

The conference will feature speakers that provide unique insights into some of the world’s largest, most sophisticated and most innovative RFID and IoT deployments to date and show how the technology is being used across major industries. We don’t have consultants and vendors making sales pitches. Our conference program features case studies presented by executives from companies benefiting from RFID and IoT today.

The conference program features 9 industry-focused tracks:

  • Retail and Apparel (April 29th & 30th)
  • Manufacturing (April 29th & 30th)
  • RFID in the Automotive Industry (Thursday, April 30)
  • Defense/Aerospace (April 29th & 30th)
  • Health Care/Pharmaceuticals (April 29th & 30th)
  • Supply Chain/Logistics (April 29th & 30th)
  • RFID for Airline Baggage Tracking (Tuesday, April 28)
  • RFID in Energy and Construction (Wednesday, April 29)
  • RFID in Entertainment, Hospitality and Events (Tuesday, April 28)

There will also be 8 technical and how-to tracks:

  • The Fundamentals of RFID (Tuesday, April 28)
  • Understanding the Value of RFID and the Future of Intelligent Labels (Tuesday, April 28)
  • RFID/IoT in Warehouse and Inventory Management (Tuesday, April 28)
  • Bluetooth Beacons Application (Tuesday, April 28)
  • Internet of Things (Wednesday, April 29)
  • Technology and Infrastructure (Wednesday, April 29)
  • RFID and Blockchain (Thursday, April 30)
  • Innovation (Thursday, April 30)

The 2020 event will include the Fast-Track RFID Professional Institute Certified Associate training. During this advanced, one-day fast-track course attendees were given an overview on how to design, install, configure, monitor and troubleshoot an RFID system in the field. The training prepares participants for the RFID Professional Institute Certified Associate exam, which is delivered onsite during the event.

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2020 agenda to be announced

2019 Agenda:

Day 1

8:00 AM Fast-Track RFID Professional Institute Certified Associate Training
10:30 AM Workshop General Session  (open to all Conference Pass holders): RFID Basics
11:30 AM Training and Workshops
4:45 PM Welcome and Opening Remarks
5:00 PM Item-Level RFID in Retail: Getting to Mass Adoption
5:45 PM Keynote: RFID Drives Innovation at Mercedes

Day 2

8:30 AM Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:45 AM Keynote: BAE Systems Improves Manufacturing and Inventory Capability With RFID
9:30 AM Retailer Panel Discussion: How RFID Technology Is Transforming Retail Operations
10:15 AM Digital Transformation in the Food Industry
10:45 AM Resistance is Futile: Embracing the Inevitable Use of RFID in Apparel Retail
11:30 AM Lunch in RFID Journal LIVE! Exhibit Hall
1:45 PM Industry Track Sessions: Defense/Aerospace, Healthcare/Pharmaceutical, Innovation, IoT, Manufacturing, Retail/Apparel, Supply Chain/Logistics, Technology/Infrastructure

Day 3

9:00 AM Industry Track Sessions: Defense/Aerospace, Healthcare/Pharmaceutical, Innovation, IoT, Manufacturing, Retail/Apparel, Supply Chain/Logistics, Technology/Infrastructure

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Ygal Bendavid
Professor & Director of the IoT Lab,University of Quebec, Montreal (UQAM) School of Management (ESG); Co-founder, RFIDAcademia ESG-UQAM
University of Quebec, Montreal (UQAM) School of Management (ESG)

Kevin Berisso, Ph.D.
Director, AutoID Lab
University of Memphis

Corey Cook
Senior Solutions Architect, Enterprise Sustainment Solutions
Lockheed Martin

Jeanne Duckett
Manager, Technology Development and Printer Research
Avery Dennison

Daniel Engels Ph.D.
Professor of Practice, Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Southern Methodist University

Tali Freed
Professor, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Cal Poly SLO, Director, PolyGAIT
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Bob Grimm
IT Enterprise Architect
NGK Automotive Ceramics USA

Steve Halliday
High Tech Aid

Robert Jones
Sr. Director IT
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland

Glen Kathler
Applied Research Chair - RFID Application Development (Former)
Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT)

Ultan McCarthy Ph.D., MBA
Waterford Institute of Technology

Andrew Price
Head, Global Baggage Operations
International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Pedro Reyes
Associate Professor
Baylor University

Marine Sailhen-Brown
RFID Project Manager
International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Johan Stenstrom
Supply Chain Developer
Stadium AB

Cameron Worth
Founder and CEO

Dr. Ben Zoghi
Director of Master of Engineering in Technical Management (METM)
Texas A&M University

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Orange County Convention Center
9800 International Dr
United States

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