RFID in Europe Conference Leuven 23 & 24 of May 2012

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RFID in Europe Conference Leuven 23 & 24 of May 2012

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Event Date:
Wed, 05/23/2012 – 00 – Thu, 05/24/2012 – 00
Leuven 23 & 24 of May 2012



104 Euros for Registration to Plenary Meeting 1 (10.00am  to 2pm on the 23rd of May) and Workshops. Allows participation on the 23rd and 24th of May.

26 Euros as for Only Registration Fee for the Plenary meeting and lunch on the 23rd of May

A Networking Dinner will take place in the Stella Artois Brewery on the 23rd of May. Great food and Beer included for 76 Euros

Register at: http://www.weezevent.com/RFID-IN-Europe


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The Venue :


College De Valk



Tiensestraat 41 3000   LEUVEN


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MAY 23rd
10.00 a.m. – 11.15 a.mPlenary Meeting 1
> Welcome RFID-IN-EUROPE – Presentation – purpose – goals.
Pat Doody – Management Board Chair RFID in Europe
> Keynote RFID European CommissionGerald Santucci, Head of Unit
”Enterprise Networking and RFID” at European Commission.
> Presentation of RFID in Europe Activity PlansRFID in Europe Activity Leaders
> Security and Privacy in Europe: future impact of RFID technology.
RFID Security measures by Prof. Bart Preneel of KU Leuven with an introduction provided
by Trevor Peirce, Avanta Global
> RFID in SECURITY In a global environment it is necessary to have hardware protection,
sustainable solutions and to have a seriously European perspective on integrity and
privacy. Lucas Åhlstrom, Retorium
> RFID in Transportation. A summary of the status of RFID in Rail, RFID in logistics and trans-
portation in Europe today. A global outlook and vision of RFID in Europe.
Gunnar Ivansson, Learningwell
11.30 a.m. – 12.30 a.m. RFID Situation in Europe
Raghu Das, CEO of ID TechEx and Stephane Pique, RFID Business Consultant
This session will provide an overview of the RFID market in Europe as of today, an outlook
for the future and highlight the opportunities and problems the industry is facing.
12.30 a.m. – 2.00 p.m. LUNCH
Plenary 2/ WorkShop Context
Pat Doody and Trevor Pierce
Introduction to Work Shops.
•     WS 1 Business Development, Robert Newman, Professor of Computer Science School of
TechnologyUniversity of Wolverhampton.
•     WS 2 PIA, Trevor Pierce, Advanta GlobalITU-T’s role in RFID/IOT Privacy and Security – Martin Eucher, International Telecommunication Union
•     Academic Activity, Pat Doody Director, Centre for Innovation in Distributed Systems (CIDS)
Presentations by Academic Researchers outlining the status of RFID Research from both
a European and an International point of view.Antonio Rizzi, Ph.D. Full Professor for Industrial Logistics & Supply Chain Management at the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Parma. 


Room 1 3.15 p.m. – 6.00 pm WorkShop 1 Business Development
Robert Newman, Stephane Pique and Ove Canemyr
Building Support Sector by Sector: To explore how different industry sectors might gain a Europe wide infrastructure. Exploring practice in two or more sectors in which RFID has already shown potential.1515:  Introduction

1520:  case study: Logistics 1: ‘Automatic intelligent Proof Of Shipment and Proof of Delivery for spare parts distribution’
1550:  case study: Logistics 2: Asset management, Stephane Pique.
1620:  case study: Food: ‘RFID from farm to fork’: R. Newman, RFID-F2F project.
1650 – 1720: Breakout sessions to discuss industry sectors as represented in audience
1720 – 1800: Panel session, including discussion of points from breakout sessions and general Q&A.
Room 2 3.15 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. RACE Project and EC Review

8.30 p.m. RFID in Europe – Networking Dinner

MAY 24th
Room 1 9 .00 .a.m – 1.30 p.m. WorkShop 2 – RFID Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA)



Workshop Welcome – Trevor Peirce, Public Policy & CFO RFID in EuropeRFID PIA Framework – What is it? Why have we a PIA for RFID?Trevor Peirce, Public Policy Activity Leader & CFO RFID in EuropeRFID PIA Framework Tools – How can the Framework be used?Presentation 1 – Stephan Bourguignon, RAN Project Representative & Manager IT data privacy, CoC Identity Management, Daimler AGPresentation 2 – Massimiliano Minisci, Director European Public Policy GS1 Global Office

Panel Discussion – RFID PIA Framework Tools

09:00 – 09:1009:10 – 09:3009:30 – 10:00 

10:00 – 10:30


10:30 – 10:50



Security – Measures to address Threats to RFID applicationsProfessor Bart Preneel, KU Leuven & COSICRFID PIA Framework & Tools – Future PerspectivesCEN Standards – Claude Tételin, Directeur Technique CNRFIDITU-T (UN) Standards – Martin Euchner, Advisor of Study Group 17,Telecommunication Standardization Bureau (TSB), International Telecommunication Union (ITU)RFID in Europe Public Policy Activities 2012 – Trevor Peirce,                       Public Policy Activity Leader & CFO RFID in Europe

Panel Discussion – Security & Standards

11:00 – 11:2511:25 – 11:5511:55 – 12:25


12:25 – 12:30

The Common European Sign – UpdateEuropean Commission’s guideline for use – Trevor Peirce, Public Policy Activity Leader & CFO RFID in EuropeCEN Standards – Stephane Pique, Community Activity Leader RFID in Europe 12:30 – 12:4512:45 – 13:00

1 .30 p.m. – 2.00 p.m. Panel discussion