Events

December 2007 : RFID SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on December 5, 2007

Extended Capability RFID: The Advantages of Battery-Assisted Passive RFID — Sam Liu, Director of Marketing, Intelleflex – presentation

November 2007 : WCA General Session

Posted by Wireless Communications on November 5, 2007

Open or Closed? : The Mobile OS Panel— Andrew Seybold, Founder & Principal, Andrew Seybold Inc. (Moderator)— Rich Miner, Group Manager of Mobile Platforms, Google Inc.— Gerardo Dada, Director of Mobile Operators & OEMs, Microsoft Corp.— James Ready, CTO, MontaVista Software Inc.— Victor Brilon, Convergence Product Manager, Nokia Inc.— Alan Brenner, SVP of Blackberry Platforms, […]

November 2007 : Metro SIG & The Kelsey Group

Posted by Wireless Communications on November 4, 2007

Interactive Local Media 2007 (ILM:07)

November 2007 : RFID SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on November 3, 2007

Complex Event Processing (CEP) Technology: Handling the RFID Avalanche — Mark Tsimelzon, Founder, President and CTO, Coral8 – presentation

November 2007 : Mobile SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on November 2, 2007

Analyze This! : The 700 MHz Auctions— Clint McClellan, Sr. Director of Market Intelligence, QUALCOMM (moderator)— Quentin Hardy, Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, Forbes— Andrew Seybold, Founder & Principal, Andrew Seybold Inc. – YouTube Video of Andy Seybold speaking— Mike Thelander, Chief Executive Officer, Signals Research – YouTube Video of Mike Thelander speaking

October 2007 : LBS SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on October 5, 2007

Nokia’s Approach to Location-Based Services – Devices, Platforms and Solutions— Rick Witham, Business Development, Forum Nokia

October 2007 : RFID SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on October 4, 2007

Roles, Responsibilities, and Realities of the Coming Roll-out of Near Field Communication (NFC)— Hans Reisgies, Business Development, ViVOtech

September 2007 : LBS SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on September 5, 2007

Fundamental Approaches to Determining Location WCA SIG Newsletter : Naomi Morita reports on the September LBS SIG event – newsletter — Dr. Richard Fuller, Sr. VP, Geotrax Protection LLC (moderator) — Geoff Smith, VP Systems Engineering, G2 Microsystems – presentation — Todd Young, Director Product & Business Development, Rosum – presentation — Dave Reid, Director […]

September 2007 : WCA General Session

Posted by Wireless Communications on September 4, 2007

Second Annual Gizmos & Gadgets— Dr. Steve Goldberg, Owner, AirAccess Communications (Moderator)— Geoff Giese, VP Marketing, Azure Communications— Art Lange, Senior Engineer, Trimble— Dave Whetstone, CEO, CloneFone— David Ulmer, Sr. Director, Motorola — Cindy Ping, Sr. Marketing Manager, QUALCOMM

September 2007 : RFID SIG (in partnership w/ the LBS SIG)

Posted by Wireless Communications on September 3, 2007

Real-Time Locating Systems (RTLS) and Yard Management – Increasing the Visibility WCA SIG Newsletter : Naomi Morita reports on the September RFID + LBS SIG event – newsletter — Aleks Gollu, Founder & CEO, PINC Solutions – presentation

August 2007 : WCA General Session

Posted by Wireless Communications on August 5, 2007

Mobile Broadband – Analyzing The Mobile Handset Value Chain — Clint McClellan, Sr Director of Market Intelligence, QUALCOMM – presentation — David Witkowski, Vice President, Wireless Communications Alliance

August 2007 : RFID SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on August 4, 2007

RFID and Label Converters: Uh Oh! — Tim Hirabayashi, Director of RFID Applications, Cellotape – presentation

July 2007 : RFID SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on July 5, 2007

Real Time Location Systems (RTLS) : Wi-Fi or Proprietary Active RFID? — Hitesh Kalra, Chief Technology Officer & Founder, SenseIQ – presentation

July 2007 : WCA General Session + eCLIC SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on July 4, 2007

Wireless To The Rescue – Communications in a Day After Scenario — Rick Ellinger, President, WCA & Director, Disaster Planning Initiative, JVSV – presentation — Pat Lanthier, Chairman, WCA Emergency Communications Leadership and Innovation Center – presentation — Floyd Wilson, Facilities Director, Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District & Co-Founder, Livermore Info Net Collaborative (LINC) […]

July 2007 : LBS SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on July 3, 2007

WCA Location-Based Services SIG – What Does Location-Based Services Mean To Me? (Panel Session) WCA SIG Newsletter : Naomi Morita reports on the July LBS SIG event – newsletter — Beth Kahn, VP Operations, E-Band Communications (moderator) — Amir Qamar, Executive Director of Technology Investment Banking, CIBC World Markets – presentation — Marsha Kadanoff, VP […]

June 2007 : Special Event

Posted by Wireless Communications on June 5, 2007

Ready2Net: Community Broadband – Facing The Real Issues(This event was held in conjunction with the CSU WeTEC Wireless Community & Mobile User Conference in Monterey, CA)— Gary Bolles, President, MuniWireless.com (moderator)— Chris Vien, CIO, City & County of San Francisco— Larry Alder, Project Manager, Google— Steve Blum, President, Tellus Venture Associates— Rick Ellinger, President, WCA […]

June 2007 : General Session + RFID SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on June 4, 2007

If Not Wal-Mart, Who? (Panel session) — Brian Hajime Ogata, Chair, WCA RFID SIG (moderator) – presentation — Karen Saunders, City Librarian, Santa Clara City Library – presentation — Mike Gaskill, Director, Hardware System Sales, Venture Research, Inc. — Tim Short, Senior Director, Sales and Business Development, InSync Software – presentation — Richard Swan Ph.D., […]

June 2007 : LBS SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on June 3, 2007

Location-based Services SIG Kickoff — Kris Kolodziej, Chief Technology Officer, Spime Inc. – presentation

May 2007 : eCLIC SIG

Posted by Wireless Communications on May 5, 2007

Emergency Communications 2.0 (This event was a live exercise/drill held at Stanford Linear Accelerator)

May 2007 : General Session

Posted by Wireless Communications on May 4, 2007

Whither Cellular? — An Interview with Martin Cooper— Martin Cooper, Exec Chairman and Co-Founder, Arraycomm— Interviewer: Sarah Tribble, Business Writer, San Jose Mercury News

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