RFID in Europe Magazine Febuary 2016

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RFID in Europe AISBL is a not-for-profit organization established in 2012. RFID in Europe's principle goal is to promote the adoption of Radio Frequency Identification and related technology solutions enabling small and medium sized organizations throughout Europe to gain competitive advantage through their best use. RFID in Europe connects with European end-users, operators, solution providers, universities, research establishments, non-government and government organizations and all other European stakeholders through own initiatives and promotion of national projects via our international network. RFID in Europe is an extension of a European Commission FP7 Thematic Network called RACE networkRFID initiated in 2009.

RFID - The Future

Day 1 - The Promise of RFID

Session 1 - The Basics

Separating Hype from Reality -The Identification Legacy and the Role of RFID   Technologies

Tony Furness, AIDC Global, UK

14:20 Are You Ready for RFID? - The 5minute Diagnostic  Ian Smith, AIMUK
14:40 The Importance of Standards and Regulations Patrick Guillemin, ETSI, France
Privacy and Security - RFID Recommendation Common European Sign and Privacy Impact Assessment
Trevor Peirce, AVANTA Global, Belgium
Emilie Danel, GS1 Europe, Belgium

Session 2 - RFID Applications "Tracking & Traceability

15:45 RFID for tracking biosamples and blood products
Andrew McGrane, Universal Trace
Pat Doody, CIDS, Ireland
16:00 The PigTracker Project
Dr. Niels Peter Baadsgaard,
Danish Agriculture & Food Council,Denmark
Tracking medical devices using RFID within a hospital From store to operating system, Ireland.
16:30 RFID From Farm to Fork
Prof. Bob Newman, University of
Wolverhampton, School of Technology
16:45 Fish pilot as part of RFID From Farm to Fork Mira Trebar, University of Ljubljana


Session 3 - RFID Application & Demonstration

17:00 RFID Return On Investment for SME’s John Soldatos, Athens Information Technology
17:15 Knowledge in your pocket (RFID on any mobile phone) Niklas Hild, ROI4U
17:30 NFC in reality (Finland) Mikko Haikonen, Nokia
17:45 Ask the Experts (Panel chair: Katerina Pramatari, ELTRUN AUEB, Greece)


Day 2 - The Promise For Europe

Session1 - RFID In Europe

RACE Network RFID: Providing a focus for Europe - EU & Governmental efforts to implement RFID in Europe
Ian Smith, AIMUK
09:20 Katerina Pramatari, ELTRUN  AUEB, Greece

Session 2 -RFID Applications & Demonstration "Inventory Managment, Warehousing and Logisctics"

09:40 Trevor Peirce, AVANTA Global
09:55 Angeliki Karagiannaki, SMART-RFID
10:10 ROI by logistic solutions (Sweden) Lucas Åhlström , Retorium
RTI tracking between different warehouses in Europe (Schweinfurt in Germany and Steyr in Austria)
Alexander Hille, Fraunhofer IML
10:40 The new smart label Jakub Unucka, Gaben

Session 3 - RFID Applications & Demonstration "RFID In Various Sectors"

11:25 How to increase profit when selling clothes (Finland) Niklas Hild, RoI4u
11:40 RFID in Rail (Sweden)
Lennart Andersson,
Swedish Transport Administration
11:55 RFID in the Paper Industry
Mr. Frank Meyer-Niehoff , General Manager,
Felix Schoeller Supply Chain Technologies
GmbH & Co
12:10 Logistics in Hospital (Norway) Vidar Kualheim, TEXI

Session 4 - Viewing the Opportunities

13:45 Meat-tracking with RFID Fast ROI for the farmer Henrik Österlund, Hencol, Sweden
14:00 David Myers, AIDC Solutions
14:15 Ian Smith, AIM UK
14:30 RFID in Hungarian Libraries  
14:45 Ask the Experts (Chair: Pat Doody, CIDS, Ireland)