RFID Journal announced today that RFID Journal LIVE! 2013, the premier conference and exhibition focused on radio frequency identification (RFID) and its many business applications, will feature more than 50 end-user case studies.
This year’s LIVE! event will be held from Apr. 30 to May 2, 2013, at the Orange County Convention Center, located in Orlando, Fla. Companies and organizations such as American Apparel, Carrier, Florida Hospital, Jockey International, Johnson & Johnson, the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and the Veterans Health Administration will share new case studies at the event.
Moreover, LIVE! 2013 will include fast-track training, the RFID Journal Awards and a co-located event, IEEE RFID 2013, as well as exhibits and demonstrations conducted by the industry’s leading technology firms. For more information, visit www.rfidjournalevents.com/live.
The conference will also feature 9 in-depth pre-conference seminars and workshops under the following topics: Item-Level Retail and Apparel Workshop, Managing Medical Devices With RFID, NFC Workshop, Pharma Serialization: Compliance and Beyond, RFID Journal University, RFID for IT Professionals, RFID for Warehouse and Inventory Management, RFID in Harsh Environments and Security & Access Control.
Additionally, the conference will feature four new post-conference seminars under the following topics: Advanced RFID Concepts, Benchmarking UHF RFID Readers and Tags, RFID and the Internet of Things: Delivering Data, Connectivity and Communication and Strategic RFID Workshop.
Among the speakers who have committed so far are:
Rogers Ascef, Brazilian Air Force
Todd Boyle , Rockwell Collins
Martin Brunworth , Veterans Health Administration
Felipe Ivan Campos , Liverpool
Betsy J. Cohen , Seminole County Government
Todd Frantz , Florida Hospital
Abhay Joshi , Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority
Dr. Ravi Margasahayam , NASA
Fernando Ferreira Matos , TAP Maintenance and Engineering
Tracy Minter , U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Andrew Monday , U.S. Transportation Command
Thomas J. Pizzuot, Johnson & Johnson
Adrienne Shepardson , Phar.D., University of Maryland Medical Center, Department of Pharmacy
Dr. James M. Shuler , U.S. Department of Energy
Stacey Shulman , American Apparel
Balaji Suresh , Carrier