IEEE International Conference on Radio Frequency Identification Co-located With CMP's RFID World in Dallas

Industry's Largest Track and Trace Technology Show Hosts the First IEEE RFID Technical Conference March 26 - 28, 2007

IRVINE, Calif.
Nov 28, 2006

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- CMP Technology and IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.) have announced the co-location of IEEE RFID 2007, the country's first engineering technical conference with RFID World Conference & Exhibition, the world's largest technology industry event focused on radio frequency identification (RFID) and advanced track and trace technologies, March 26 - 28, 2007 in Dallas.

IEEE RFID 2007 is the first in a series of annual conferences dedicated to the technical and policy challenges in the areas of radio frequency identification technologies, their supporting large-scale distributed information systems and their applications. The IEEE RFID series is an international forum addressing technologies, systems, networks, algorithms and applications that support the development and adoption of RF-based wireless communications and identification systems.

Organizers expect RFID World 2007 to exceed its previous record attendance of 3,500 and 200 exhibiting companies from more than 20 countries, including leading suppliers and sponsors ThingMagic, Siemens, Reva Systems, ADT/Tyco, Impinj, Intel, Reltronics Technologies Inc. and BEA Systems Inc.

"The conference line up of the leading academic and engineering minds at work in RFID makes RFID World the place to be for the industry," said Timothy Downs, vice president of CMP Technology. "Attendees will have the opportunity to meet experts in multiple industry sectors using all types of RFID, including sensors and location-based services, and see RFID technology demonstrations."

RFID World features panel sessions, case studies, experiential information to help individuals pinpoint challenges and pain points of their operations. Speaking applications are now being accepted.

Registration and Programming information for each event is available online at and .

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