Now that we are over the hype generated by mandated RFID, serious enterprises are starting to invest in getting RFID to streamline various business processes.  This forum will bring together hardware vendors, software companies, systems integrators, application companies and consulting companies together with the end customer – the enterprise – in jointly discussing how to use automatic identification technology to streamline their enterprise.  Technology, business models, ROI analysis, business process and engineering process changes, will be discussed at this RFID Executive Forum (the Fourth WINMEC Forum on RFID).  On the technology side, the forum will address new technologies in RFID hardware/software, RFID infrastructure creation, RFID infrastructure management, routing data from the RFID infrastructure to ERP, SCM, and, MRP systems, making intelligent use of the data, and, extracting key analytics from the data.  On the applications side, the forum will showcase the latest RFID applications that have gone into production.  On the business side, discussion will revolve around cost-benefit analysis and ROI studies.   Verticals represented will include Retail/Supply Chain, Aerospace/Defense, Automotive, Medical/Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals, Homeland Security, Port Security, Metro/Municipal Security, Manufacturing, etc.


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Previous forums :

RFID Industry Forum Oct 2005
RFID Exec Forum, Mar 2005
RFID Forum 2004, Oct 2004


Speaker Nominations are open : Nominate a Speaker

Current Speakers


Robert Atkinson


Information Technology and Innovation Foundation


Cindy Braun

Director RFID

Maersk Logistics


Richard Bravman

Chairman & CEO

Intelleflex Corporation


Doug Farry

Managing Director

McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP


Bob Foster

Adjunct Professor

UCLA Anderson School


Rajit Gadh

Professor & Director



Taoufik Ghanname

Marketing Manager, NFC, Consumer and Multimedia

NXP Semiconductors


Patrick King

Leader, Global Electronics Strategies



Frank Lo Verme

Senior VP of Business Development

Kestrel Wireless


Sachin Maheshwari

Sr. Associate

Opus Capital


Mehran Matloubian

President & CEO

Topanga Technologies


James Peel

Director Global Scouting Operations

BT Group


Salil Pradhan

CTO, HP RFID program

Hewlett Packard


Vaho Rebassoo

CTO for Computing & Network Operations



Stew Skomra

Director Business Development

QUALCOMM Wireless Business Solutions


Emmanouil Tentzeris


Georgia Tech


Venu Vasudevan

Director, Pervasive platforms and architectures

Motorola Inc.


Reinaldo Villar

RFID Program Manager

Hewlett Packard


John Wade


Saint Luke's Health System

Speakers for RFID and Wireless in Healthcare Forum


Dave Marzouk

RFID Solution Director



In Mun

VP, Research & Technology



Ben Quinones


Pillsbury Winthrop LLP


Ken Reich

Director of Global Marketing & Public Relations



Richard Schaeffer

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

St. Clair Hospital

Previous Speakers from RFID Events


Scott Andersen

Technical Director - Smart Packaging

International Paper


Cindy Braun

General Manager

Maersk Logistics


Charles Cash

Sr. Industrial Systems Engineer

NCR Corporation


Fred Christensen

Marketing Executive



Tony Galli

Principal - Portfolio Mgmnt.



Ross Hall

CEO, Auto-ID Services

British Telecom


Ed Jones

Director - RFID Product Dev.

Tyco Safety Products


Ajit Kapoor

Director and Chief Architect

Lockheed Martin


Adam Kiesel

Sr. Manager, Global Visible Commerce

Unisys Corporation


Phil Lazo

VP& GM RFID Infrastructure

Symbol Technologies


Jim Ligotti

VP Maritime Solutions



Melissa Miller

Predictive Tech Branch Mgr, ATOS



Salil Pradhan


Hewlett Packard

  Rajit Gadh Prof. & Director UCLA - WINMEC
  J. Aaron Graham VP & CSO Purdue Pharma L.P.
  Lew Kontnik Dir. Brand Protection/Bus Continuity Amgen
  Krish Mantripragada Dir. Bus Dev., RFID Sols. SAP
  Mike O'Shea Dir.-Corp. AutoID/RFID Strg. & Tech. Kimberly-Clark Corp.
  Kenneth Porad Principal Engineer Boeing
  James Sturges Director, Eng. Processes Lockheed Martin Corp.
  John Parkinson Chief Technologist, N. American, Capgemini
  Joe Dunlap Project Director, Siemens Business Services
  Ronnie Hise Dir. Enterprise RFID Integration MeadWestvaco
  Perry Luzwick Dir. Bus Dev Northrop Grumman IT
  Asad Madni President and COO BEI Technologies, Inc.
  Uday Karmarkar Research Director - CMIE, Professor UCLA Anderson School
  Bill Allen Dir. of Comm& Mrktng Texas Instruments RFid Systems