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4th Annual Auto-ID & Sensing EXPO at MIT

4th Annual Auto-ID & Sensing EXPO
June 13, 2013: 4:00-10:00 pm at the MIT Media Lab.

Join us on the 6th Floor of the MIT Media Lab for a supercharged event featuring two distinguished panels and 50+ tabletop technology exhibits -- see exhibitors below!

WHERE: MIT Media Lab – Building E14, 6th Floor
75 Amherst St. Cambridge, MA 02142

It's NFC Week in Boston!

June 12-13: NFC Bootcamp at MIT, see

A great way to learn the basics of NFC in a hands on setting.

June 13: Visit the NFC Pavilion at the Auto-ID EXPO at the MIT Media Lab

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The Cloud of Things, NFC, RFID, GPS, Bar Code, Sensors, BIG Data . . .

Two great panels during the EXPO. The first panel will focus on NFC Solutions:

  • Daniel Bailin, Director, HID Global Corporation
  • Enu Waktola, Vice President, Smartrac Technology
  • Jason Weiss, Chief Software Architect, Tag Dynamics, LLC

The second panel - The 'Cloud of Things' and Pervasive Computing:

  • MIT professor and co-founder of the MIT Auto-ID Center, Sanjay Sarma, who also serves as Chairman of the Board for GS1 EPCglobal.
  • Rahul Bhattacharyya, Associate Director, Auto-ID Labs, MIT

2012 saw an energetic marketplace for RFID, NFC and Sensor solutions, with companies committing to major deployments of these technologies.
Join us to gain clarity about this next wave of distributed computing and to get first hand insights about the latest developments in Auto-ID and sensing solutions.

Who Should Attend?
The Expo attracts a diverse crowd – people interested in the business benefits of Auto-ID including: implementers, developers, investors, research analysts, end users, consultants, educators, integrators, students from many local universities, professors, hardware and software providers – plus many others. This is a very active group with abundant expertise in tracking and identification solutions, and is great for networking.

Confirmed Exhibitors - EXPO 2013


4:00pm Exhibits Open
We expect 50+ Tabletop Exhibits that demonstrate how NFC and RFID offer compelling solutions empowering consumers, caregivers, retailers and the enterprise.

• 5:30-6:30pm – Panel 1 - NFC
• 6:30-8:00pm – Panel 2 - The Cloud of Things and Pervasive Sensor Networks
• 8:00-10:00pm -- Networking & drinks

• Attendees visit the exhibits for free. There's a small charge to attend the panel discussions. Go for details.

• $375 for an exhibitor table. $100 for startup exhibitors.

Note: If you are a true startup (less than five years old, and fewer than 20 employees), please contact Tom Coyle [masked]) about getting a discounted exhibit table.


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  • John J.

    Here is my take on the panel discussion with Sanjay Sarma...

    June 14, 2013

  • John J.

    This was a great event. Visionary speaker lineup and great exhibitors. Check later in the day for my key takeaways...

    June 14, 2013

  • Paula B.

    Tom Coyle put together a wonderful event once again. Bravo, Tom.

    1 · June 14, 2013

  • Harvey E.

    Excellent meeting. Very informative.

    June 14, 2013

  • Harvey E.

    Excellent meeting. Very informative.

    June 14, 2013

  • Stephen M.

    A note to acknowledge Tom Coyle, Program Committee Chair and lead RFID Expo impresario as well as the many volunteers who made this event possible. Thanks all.

    June 13, 2013

  • Jamshed D.

    Looking forward to seeing new and innovative solutions and meeting old friends...

    June 12, 2013

  • Stella S.

    Stella Seitz

    April 25, 2013

  • Tom C.

    The 4th Annual Auto-ID, NFC & Sensing EXPO is on June 13, 2013 at the MIT Media Lab. The deadline for early bird registration for Exhibitors is March 15th. Last year’s EXPO had 51 exhibitors and 500+ attendees. REGISTER at:

    ALSO - In conjunction with the EXPO, the NFC Bootcamp educational series is coming to Boston, June 12-13. Use promo code MIT and receive an additional 10% discount.

    NFC Bootcamp™, the first globally standardized NFC education series, introduces companies to the world of NFC, its capabilities, uses, best practices, infrastructures and platforms to successfully market to the smartphone-savvy consumer. Line of business leaders in marketing, branding and loyalty programs, and more gain hands-on experience in rolling out an NFC-enabled solution.

    March 9, 2013

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