Retail and Apparel (Monday, Sept. 27 and Tuesday, Sept. 28)
Retail and Apparel companies are employing RFID/IoT to achieve major benefits in stock accuracy, customer satisfaction and efficiency. This track will focus on highlighting companies in the retail industry sharing their case studies of successful deployments.
Manufacturing (Monday, Sept. 27 and Tuesday, Sept. 28)
Manufacturing companies are employing RFID and IoT technologies to achieve major benefits, both in their supply chains and in their factory operations. This track will focus on showing companies how they can cut costs and boost efficiencies by tracking tools, material, work-in-process, finished inventory and more.
Supply Chain/Logistics (Monday, Sept. 27 and Tuesday, Sept. 28)
RFID and IoT sensor technologies are improving operational efficiencies in logistics. Learn how companies are improving pick accuracy and auditing all outbound shipments to ensure the right items are delivered. Hear how firms are using RFID and IoT technologies to manage reusable containers, monitor the condition of perishables and achieve substantial cost savings.
Health Care/Pharmaceuticals (Monday, Sept. 27)
In the health-care field, hospitals and other medical facilities are employing RFID and IoT technologies to improve patient safety, increase asset utilization with real-time tracking, boost revenue with automated billing and reduce the incidence of medical errors using track-and-match applications. In this track, learn how RFID and the Internet of Things are identifying and tracking COVID-19 outbreaks, enabling social distancing in the health-care environment, as well as the monitoring of vaccine distribution and improvements in efficiency.
Internet of Things (Tuesday, Sept. 28)
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a broad term used to cover technologies that give network connectivity to everyday objects, from wearable computers to common products. How will companies benefit from IoT technologies? What strategies should companies use to take advantage of the Internet of Things, and which technologies will dominate the IoT? This track will answer these and many other questions.
RFID and IoT for Inventory and Warehouse Management (Sunday, Sept. 26)
In this track, learn how to benefit from deploying radio frequency identification within your warehouse by managing your inventory and coordinating your supply chain. Hear real-world case studies explaining the tangible business benefits of how RFID and IoT can help your organization improve visibility regarding product movements and related transactions, as well as increase efficiencies, lower labor costs, optimize inventory levels, track assets and differentiate your logistic service, in order to gain a competitive advantage.
The Fundamentals of RFID (Sunday, Sept. 26)
If you are just getting up to speed on RFID, this introduction to the fundamentals of the technology will give you the foundation you need to understand the various types of RFID technologies, their strengths and limitations, and the IT infrastructure required to get value out of an RFID system. The goal of this track is to provide the knowledge you need to be able to evaluate potential solution providers.
RFID Strategies and Best Practices (Sunday, Sept. 26)
This track is designed for senior executives of companies that have already deployed—or currently seek to deploy—RFID systems. It will focus on helping businesses formulate an RFID strategy that will lead to greater competitive advantage and shareholder value. As part of the workshop, each participating end-user company or organization will be entitled to five free hours of one-on-one follow-up discussions with the presenter, to be scheduled after the event.