June 12-13, 2013- 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (LOCAL TIME)
Sponsored by The MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge’s NFC Community Circle, the NFC Bootcamp is heading to Boston, in conjunction with the RFIDExpo's 4th Annual Auto-ID & Sensing Solutions Expo which will showcase today’s outstanding products, companies and thought leaders in RFID, NFC and other “contactless” technologies.
Join the NFC Bootcamp staff and international experts in near field communication who will share their insights on the NFC ecosystem and players, mobile wallet, beyond payments and social networking, as well as technical aspects needed to create your own NFC campaign. EARLY BIRD PRICING AVAILABLE THROUGH May 24, 2013.
Designed for CEOs, CMOs, VPs, Directors and Managers of Marketing, Branding, Loyalty Programs, Payment and Credit Programs, Business Strategy, Customer Relations, Social Media Strategists, Public Relations, Online Community Managers, Business Development, Agency Account Managers and Entrepreneurs as well as Technical and technical minded people who are responsible for designing, building and supporting NFC applications, both hardware and software, from the platform to the mobile device.
The event will be held on the MIT Campus at the Stratton Student Center, Building W20, in the Twenty Chimneys Room, 84 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA, 02149.
Click here for more details about our Agenda: MEETING AGENDA. If you are interested in speaking or sponsoring, click here to complete our speaker's form.
Daniel Bailin - Speaker
Daniel Bailin joined HID Global in 2006. He is part of the Strategic Innovation group focusing on next generation solutions and has been working on NFC applications since 2007. Prior to joining HID, Daniel spent seven years in the Biometrics industry, including Authentec and Bioscrypt, in a variety of sales and business development roles. Daniel’s career began in the semiconductor industry where he held positions involving applications engineering and technical marketing. He has degrees in Chemistry and Electrical Engineering.
Matt Kammerait - Speaker
Matt Kammerait is taking on the world of mobile and interactivity from an unlikely home - within one of the great American printing companies: Quad/Graphics. As product manager for Quad/Graphics interactive print solutions, he is in the vanguard of printing professionals engaged in the process of integrating the immediacy and connectivity of mobile with the proven power and success of the printed page. His focus is helping marketers and publishers combine print and mobile using QR codes, image recognition, augmented reality, Near-Field Communications (NFC) and other emerging technologies. Matt has been active in Quad/Graphics Innovation Council and Idea Catapult programs, helping Quad/Graphics maintain its corporate commitment to innovation and technology. He also spearheaded Social Media development and integration across the $4.7 billion, 24,000 employee company.
David Shalaby - Speaker
David is the Founder and President of TapTrack, an NFC marketing firm. In addition to leading all R&D efforts David also contributes to the sales, marketing and strategic operations of TapTrack. Prior to founding TapTrack David worked in the aerospace and robotics industry for five years, as well as doing business development for Princess Margaret Hospital in 2010. David holds an MBA from The Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and a BASc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
Jim Ellis - Speaker
Jim Ellis is the SVP, North America for ABnote North America. ABnote is the leading North American supplier of secure printed products, documents, and related services, including RFID enabled products and NFC Wallet. Jim's career has spanned various roles in technology solutions for financial services, including HID Global, FreedomPay, Wincor Nixdorf, Axiohm Transaction Solutions, and AMT Datasouth as well as Wang MicroSystems.
Tony Sabetti - Presenter
Tony has over 20 years in marketing, sales and product development of Near Field Communication (NFC) and Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) hardware, software and services. Since February 2011, Tony has been an independent consultant working to connect NFC technology with location based marketing programs. From 2009 to February 2011, he was a Senior Director of Sales and Marketing covering North and South American for NXP Semiconductors.
Mikhail Damiani - Speaker
Mikhail Damiani is the CEO and Co-Founder of Blue Bite. Mikhail directs all aspects of Blue Bite’s business and operations and has spearheaded the Company’s NFC efforts with its mTAG® Platform. He is also responsible for the Company’s strategic partnerships, sales, and client management. Prior to Blue Bite, he was an investment banking analyst at GCA Savvian, where he worked on multiple transactions totaling over $1Bn. Mikhail received his B.S. degree in Finance and Management from The Stern School of Business at New York University.
Robert P. Sabella - Speaker
Robert P. Sabella has 20+ years of legal and entrepreneurial experience and is considered one of the most innovative leaders in developing and bringing new technologies to market. He is the founder of the NFC Bootcamp™ training series and has recently co-founded the AccelerateNFC incubator program, dedicated to fostering start-ups in bringing NFC technology to the market. He is co-author of RFID+™ and a prolific writer and speaker on NFC and RFID.