New York, NY (PRWEB) March 30, 2011
RFID Journal announced today that it will host the first-ever French Pavilion at RFID Journal LIVE! 2011, to be held on Apr. 12-14, 2011, at the Orange County Convention Center, in Orlando, Fla.
"RFID Journal LIVE! has always attracted exhibitors and attendees from around the world, but having the French Pavilion, in addition to the Korean Pavilion, really adds to the value for attendees," said Mark Roberti, RFID Journal's founder and editor. "This is an important addition to the conference."
The pavilion, hosted by the French National RFID Centre (CNRFID), will feature technology exhibits by the following French companies:
- AGID, which specializes in automatic-identification technologies for industry and farmers
- Atlantic RF, which designs, manufactures and sells RFID technologies
- Baracoda, which designs, develops and manufactures automatic data-capture solutions for mobility professional markets
- Biolog-ID, a designer and integrator specializing in electronic identification and mobile data processing
- Fireflies RTLS, which designs, manufactures and installs wireless RFID business solutions to locate, identify and monitor mobile assets in real time, using electronic, low-consumption active-tag meshed networks
- IER, which offers industrial RFID solutions based on tags and fixed or mobile equipment designed for retailers and point-of-sale applications, to help optimize flow management, improve payment collection and ensure content traceability
- MAINtag, a manufacturer and supplier focused on the development of complete RFID systems and software for large-scale applications
- Reed Exhibitions, which hosts an annual RFID event in France
- STid, an RFID specialist that designs and produces readers and tags, offering a range of products developed using radio frequency identification at all frequencies, compatible with all chip technologies and international standards
- Twiister Systems, a French distributor and integrator of traceability and identification solutions utilizing secure Wi-Fi and geolocation RTLS technologies, which maintains partnerships with Motorola and other firms, and offers consulting services and engineering solutions
The French National RFID Centre was created by France's government in July 2008, to encourage networking, solutions deployment and partnerships between providers, users, research laboratories and institutions, and to support them in their needs and interests. The organization supports more than 100 key players in the RFID industry.
"We are very pleased to be able to bring several leading French RFID firms to this year's RFID Journal LIVE! event," said Céline Haouji, CNRFID's communications manager. "We believe that these companies have solutions that will benefit the attendees, who come from all over the world."
LIVE! 2011, the ninth annual event produced by RFID Journal, will feature eight industry-specific and level-of-expertise conference tracks, eight in-depth preconference seminars, two co-located events, an RFID in Apparel Workshop, fast-track CompTIA RFID+ and RFIDSCM training and certification, and the RFID Journal Awards, as well as numerous technology exhibits and demonstrations conducted by the leading technology firms.
For additional information regarding RFID Journal LIVE! 2011, please visit http://www.rfidjournalevents.com/live.
About RFID Journal
RFID Journal is the leading source of news and information regarding radio frequency identification (RFID) and its many business applications. Business executives and implementers depend on RFID Journal for up-to-the-minute RFID news, in-depth case studies, best practices, strategic insights and information about vendor solutions. This has made RFID Journal the most relied-upon and respected RFID information resource, serving the largest audience of RFID decision makers worldwide--in print, online and at face-to-face events. For more information, visit http://www.rfidjournal.com.
Created in 2008 by the French government, the French National RFID Centre aims to facilitate contacts and solutions deployment between suppliers, users, research laboratories and academics, as well as support them in their different needs and interests. Its objectives are:
- To boost business opportunities
- To clarify the added value for each vertical market
- To facilitate the take-up of RFID
- To coordinate ideas and projects on a nationwide scale
CNRFID supports more than 110 key players in the RFID industry. For more information, visit http://www.centrenational-rfid.com.