Sixth Annual RFID World 2008 Event Addresses Critical Industry and Consumer Requirements With Demonstrable Vertical-Market RFID Solutions

Food Safety, Healthcare and Transportation 'Industry Solution Tracks' Strengthen Conference Agenda

Jun 19, 2008

TechInsights today announced the expansion of the RFID World 2008 conference (, offering demonstrable vertical market RFID solutions, discussion forums, seminars and symposia that address the increased demand from industry leaders for a RFID solutions-focused event. RFID World 2008: Beyond RFID: Global Solutions for the Auto ID Community will take place in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand September 8-10.

The slate of RFID World educational topics focuses on the hottest issues facing the RFID industry today such as:

-- Food Traceability: Securing the Food Supply Chain

-- Pharma E-Pedigree: Compliance Plus Longer Term Business Transformation Goals

-- Hospital and Healthcare Organizations: Using RFID to Improve Operating Efficiency

  -- Apparel, Footwear and the Retail Experience
  -- The Consumer Experience: Advertising, Marketing and Media

-- Manufacturing & Automation: Integrating RFID & RTLS for Optimized Operations and Control

-- Transportation, Logistics and Supply Chain Preparedness

"RFID World is an ideal forum for executives, solutions implementers and technology providers to gather for the express purpose of finding viable RFID- based solutions for today's business challenges and product safety concerns," said Tim Downs, managing director, RFID World 2008. "No other RFID industry event provides as much timely and relevant information delivered by the world's most respected RFID experts."

In addition to the industry solution tracks, RFID World includes executive keynote addresses, networking events, in-depth technical presentations, a value-added reseller (VAR) seminar and the 2nd annual "Excellence in RFID" awards ceremony. RFID World also boasts the world's largest RFID technology vendor exhibition featuring the products and service offerings of more than 150 companies.

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RFID World is the leading industry event where buyers and sellers of advanced track & trace solutions meet to discover new technologies and applications, as well as share ideas and network with industry innovators from around the globe.

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   RFID World Event Contacts:
   Tim Downs           Amy Giannini
   Managing Director   Event Marketing Manager
   949-235-8985        415.947.6626

   Media Contact:
   Lynda Kaye
   Mango Communications

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SOURCE: TechInsights

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