Events

RFID User Conference and Technology Exhibition 2011

Date: 29 Sep 2011 - 29 Sep 2011

Venue: SIMTech Auditorium & Training Rooms,Tower Block, Level 3

Introduction
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is widely considered as the key enabling technology for business innovations and capability development in many industries including retail, hospitality, automotive, manufacturing, healthcare, pharmaceutical, aerospace, transportation and logistics.

Organised by National RFID, this 6th annual RFID user conference and technology exhibition is a sharing session for end users and solution providers to share their experiences, best practices and latest development. National RFID Centre will be sharing the progress of the RFID Innovation Platform and ways in which end user enterprises can tap on this scheme to develop first of its kind enterprise innovations with the use of RFID.

Leading RFID technology providers will be present to unveil their latest RFID solutions. Live demonstrations will be available to showcase the latest innovations from the technology partners. Vendors interested in exhibiting could contact the National RFID Centre to secure an exhibition space.

Programme

8.30am

Registration

9.30am

Welcome Addressby Guest-of-Honour, Mr Philip Lim, CEO, Exploit Technologies, A*STAR

9.40am

RFID Innovation Platform Projects and Call for Proposals
Dr Gan Oon Peen, Technical Lead, National RFID Centre

9.50am

 

7th RFID Innovation Grant Awards Ceremony
- Central Laundry Pte Ltd

- Siltronic Singapore Pte Ltd
- Tiong Woon Crane & Transport Pte Ltd

- TTJ Design & Engineering Pte Ltd
- Zero Spot Laundry Services Ltd

10.00am

Kanban RFID Information System (KRIS)
Mr Goh Sia Hwa, Planning & Logistics Manager, InternationalEngineComponent Overhaul(IECO)

10.20am

RFID Tagging of Steel Intermediate Bulk Containers
Mr Lye Wei Moon, General Manager (Operations Excellence), GoodPack Ltd

10.40am

Tea Break, Networking and Exhibition

11.00am

Safe Smart
Mr Krishnamoorthy, Safety Supervisor, Alpine Engineering Services Pte Ltd

11.40am

Mobile Life Guard Tour - Real Time Security Information at your Fingertips
Mr Daniel Marc Chow, Director, Evtec Management Services Pte Ltd

12.00pm

Lunch, Networking and Exhibition

2.00pm

RFID Technology and Case Study Presentation
Dr Ho Ee Lock, Director for Technology & Business Development, Smartag Solution Berhad

2.30pm

RFID Technology and Case Study Presentation
Mr Toh Eng Keong, Regional Sales Director, Wavex Technologies Pte Ltd

3.00pm

Panel Discussion on Gain Productivity with RFID Innovation
Panel Members: Dr Gan Oon Peen (Moderator), ), Mr Goh Sia Hwa(IECO),Mr Lye Wei Moon(GoodPack),Mr Krishnamoorthy (Alpine Engineering Services), Mr Daniel Marc Chow (Evtec Management Services),Dr Ho Ee Lock (Smartag Solution),Mr Toh Eng Keong (Wavex Technologies)

4.20pm

Presentation of Token of Appreciation

4.30pm

Coffee Break, Networking & Tour of Exhibition

5.00pm

End of Conference

 

List of Exhibitors
• Anewtech Systems Pte Ltd
• Bartronics Asia Pte Ltd 
• CAD-IT Consultants (Asia) Pte Ltd
• Daifuku Mechatronics (Singapore) Pte Ltd
• E-Tag RFID Pte Ltd
• Evtec Management Services Pte Ltd
• LHT Holdings Limited
• Smartag Solutions Berhad (Sponsor)
• TCM RFiD Pte Ltd
• Tigernix Pte Ltd
• Wavex Technologies Pte Ltd (Sponsor)  

About the Speakers

Dr John Gan Oon Peen is the Group Manager of the Manufacturing Execution and Control group at SIMTech. His Research interests encompass intelligent control for discreet systems, stochastic optimisation, discrete events system modeling, data mining and industrial control. He has also completed several RFID feasibility studies, including RFID for Air Cargo Tracking. He also serves as a Technical Lead of the National RFID Centre. Prior to joining SIMTech, he was a member of the research team at the Centre for Process System Engineering, Imperial College, London. 

 

Mr Goh Sia Hwa is the Planning & Logistics Manager at International Engine Component Overhaul (IECO). He has more than 22 years of working experience in aviation industry from hangar to workshop environment. Lead and drive production planning, material management, logistics activities, inventory control, purchasing activities, manage sub-contract activities and operations improvement activities to ensure timely delivery to meet all customer requirements.  
  

Mr Lye Wei Moon is currently championing the business excellence function at Goodpack Limited. As a General Manager, he has completed the business process reengineering on RFID/GEMS (Goodpack Equipment Management System) for higher efficiency and reliability. Mr Lye has more than 23 years of hands-on managerial experience with MNCs like Xerox, Flextronics and Lite-On Technology.  He held influential global and Asia Pacific leadership positions in Hong Kong, China, Malaysia and Singapore; ranging from corporate planning, operations, supply chain management with P&L ownership.

 

Mr Krishnamoorthy is a Safety Supervisor (Development) in Apline. He oversees the Induction of New employee.  He is also an Assistant Manager in all aspects of safety development which include Safe Smart program. He has been working in Alpine for about 5 years.

 

Mr Daniel Marc Chow is a Director of Evtec Management Services Pte Ltd. He holds a BSc degree in Economics from Singapore Management University. He has 5 years experience in the Private Security Industry.

 

Dr Ho Ee Lock is the Director for Technology and Business Development, Smartag Solution Berhad. He holds a PhD in Computer Network and Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics (Hons) majoring in Computer from Multimedia University, Cyberjaya. Ho has been awarded “Dean’s List Awards” four times consecutively and eventually a recipient of “Book Award” in March 2002 from MMU. He is an active member of ISO committee TC104/SC4 and appointed technical expert delegate of Department of Standards Malaysia (DSM) as Malaysian representative to International Standardisation meetings. Dr Ho also sits as committee member of GS1 EPCglobal Transport & Logistics Group and plays an significant role in contributing to the working group. Currently, he is leading the technical strategies in developing and implementing new solutions using state of the art RFID technology.

 

Mr Toh Eng Keong holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (1st Class Honors) from the University of Manchester Institute of Science & Technology. He started his career & spent about 10 year in the electronics manufacturing industry before moving into ICT, where he specialises in AIDC/RFID Technology & Solutions. Over the past 10 over years in the ICT industry, he has  actively involved in the implementation of numerous RFID projects using Passive & Active RFID utilising technologies from LF, HF, VHF & UHF.

Who Should Attend
• VPs, Directors, Managers, Head of the following clusters
- Business Development, Planning and Operation, Distribution Strategy, Logistics, Manufacturing Solutions
- Research & Development, Supply Chain, Transportation Management, Warehouse Operations / Technology
• Chief Technical Officers, Technical Directors, Directors, Head of Enterprise Architecture, Directors, Heads of System Development
• Project Architects, Research Scientists, RFID System Integrators, RFID Technology Resellers / Distributors, Consultants, Academics

Target Sectors:
• Retail/ CPG, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Logistics, Warehousing, Supply Chain, Distribution
• Aerospace /Aviation, Defense, Tourism/Hospitality
• Government / Public Service

Registration for this conference is free of charge and seats are confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Contact Us
For enquiries on exhibit space and booth allocation:

Mr Chai Lai Sing, Tel: 6793 8404 
Email: lschai@SIMTech.a-star.edu.sg

For technical enquiries:
Mr Tan Gak Chee, Tel : 6793 8993
Email : gctan@SIMTech.a-star.edu.sg

For general enquiries:
Alice Koh, Tel: 6793 8249
Email: kohth@scei.a-star.edu.sg

 

For registration of National RFID Centre membership, please sign up via http:/nrc.SIMTech.a-star.edu.sg