Select Criteria: Session Type = Keynote

Tuesday, April 10, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room: 320 A-D
Global aerospace company Boeing has deployed a radio frequency identification system for internal manufacturing purposes at four facilities since 2016, using recently released RFID labels. Boeing's deployment of the RFID-integrated label is consistent with the aircraft company's use of passive UHF RFID technology for its own purposes, as well as... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
John Yu
Senior Manager, Automated Identification
Boeing

John Yu is the head of automated identification for Boeing Commercial Airplanes. He is responsible for the strategy and implementation of AIT across Boeing's operations. Leveraging technology, his team is tasked with bringing improved safety, quality and efficiency to Boeing Commercial Airplanes through the automated acquisition and transfer of data....

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  • Keynotes

Tuesday, April 10, 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM

  • Room: 320 A-D
RFID technologies have evolved dramatically throughout the past five years and are delivering value across a variety of industries. In this session, a panel of representatives from organizations that have already deployed RFID solutions successfully will explain how to develop an approach to implementing the technology that can deliver real... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Dominique Rhines
Lead USMC Distribution Systems Functional Advocate and RFID Co-lead
U.S.M.C.

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Gary Tattersall
Director of Asset Protection & Risk Management
Jack Wills

Gary Tattersall is the Director of Asset Protection & Risk Management at Jack Wills, leading the loss prevention, brand protection, inventory control and health and safety teams. Since joining Jack Wills, Gary has been responsible for introducing numerous policies and procedures, providing solutions to reduce loss and mitigate risk globally...

Henry Nisiobincki
RFID Program Manager
American Woodmark

Henry Nisiobincki manages the RFID program at American Woodmark Corp., where he works with the organization's manufacturing plants to understand processes, identify key issues, and develop unique and innovative RFID solutions to relieve those issues. Henry's career at American Woodmark started in IT development and IT project management, prior to...

Mark Roberti
Founder & Editor
RFID Journal

Mark Roberti is a journalist with 25 years of experience covering business and technology. He launched RFID Journal from a spare bedroom in his home in March 2002. Today, it is the leading source of news and analysis about radio frequency identification and its many business applications. More than 200,000...

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  • Keynotes

Wednesday, April 11, 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

  • Room: 320 A-D
Speaker(s)
Mark Roberti
Founder & Editor
RFID Journal

Mark Roberti is a journalist with 25 years of experience covering business and technology. He launched RFID Journal from a spare bedroom in his home in March 2002. Today, it is the leading source of news and analysis about radio frequency identification and its many business applications. More than 200,000...

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  • Keynotes

Wednesday, April 11, 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room: 320 A-D
This year, the Reese's Senior Bowl, an annual all-star football game for graduating college athletes, used radio frequency identification technology during practices and the game to understand player participation, exertion and movement, as well as how practices and team strategies might be improved. Active ultra-wideband (UWB) tags and readers fed... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Phil Savage
Executive Director
The Reese's Senior Bowl

Phil Savage joined the Senior Bowl as its Executive Director in May of 2012 after working in the NFL as a coach, scout and executive for 20 years. As the Director of College Scouting and later as the Director of Player Personnel with the Baltimore Ravens, Savage helped assemble a...

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  • Keynotes

Wednesday, April 11, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room: 320 A-D
RFID technology can be used for daily cycle counts, replenishment, promotions management, customer engagement and other in-store applications, while delivering value to retailers. The retailer and brand owners panel speakers will address how they are using RFID to achieve operational benefits and lessons learned from their deployments....
Speaker(s)
Dean Frew
CTO and Senior VP, RFID Solutions
SML

Dean Frew is Senior VP for RFID Solutions and Chief Technology Officer, SML Group, and Founder of SML Intelligent Inventory Solutions (formerly Xterprise, purchased by SML in 2013). Dean is responsible for driving SML’s RFID strategy, based on his 20+ years of experience delivering RFID solutions to retailers and brand...

Greg Czerpak
SVP, Merchandise Planning & Allocation
Lids Sports Group

Greg Czerpak is the Senior Vice President of Merchandise Planning, Allocation, and Business Analytics at Lids Sports Group. Lids is the largest omni-channel sports licensed retailer in North America, selling headwear, apparel, and accessories. Greg oversees all inventory activities across the North American network of over 1200 brick-and-mortar stores and...

Johan Stenstrom
Supply Chain
Stadium AB

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  • Keynotes

Wednesday, April 11, 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

  • Room: 320 A-D
Discover how RFID is transforming the aviation industry and improving consumer experience....
Speaker(s)
Mark Summers
Market Development Manager, Aviation
Avery Dennison RFID

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  • Keynotes

Wednesday, April 11, 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

  • Room: 320 A-D
General Motors has played a pivotal role in the global auto industry for more than 100 years. From the first Buick horseless carriages to technological marvels like the Chevrolet Bolt to the evolution of a world with zero crashes, zero emissions, and zero congestion, its products and innovations have always... ...read more...
Speaker(s)
Lloyd Luettke
RFID - Vendor Tooling Asset Management
General Motors

Lloyd Luettke serves as the Tooling Specialist for Vendor Tooling – RFID Asset Management for General Motors. Currently, as a RFID Asset Management team member, Lloyd works directly with the supply base to identify high value GM assets and deploy RFID Beacon tags at their facilities in North America...

Robert Blankenburg
GBS Asset Management – Manager – Vendor Tooling
General Motors

Bob Blankenburg has more than 34 years of experience in the automotive industry including positions in General Motors’ vehicle assembly plants, manufacturing engineering, product engineering and development, and program management. He currently leads the planning, development, and implementation of RFID solutions for GMs Assets Services – Vendor Tooling as...

Ronald Mills
Director of Asset Services
General Motors

Ronald Mills serves as the director of asset services at General Motors. Under his leadership, GM has been focused on transforming its vendor tooling management. He previously served as the director of engineering and program management for General Motors Components Holdings (GMCH) from 2009 to 2013. In this role, Ron...

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  • Keynotes

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