Hotels

RFID Journal has arranged for special discounted rates for our attendees, exhibitors and speakers at the hotels listed below. Hotel discounts expire on March 31, but rooms will likely sell out before then, so book early.

To book your room through Connections Housing, our official housing bureau, please click here.

Have Questions?

If you have questions regarding housing for RFID Journal LIVE!, please send e-mail toRFIDhousing@connectionshousing.com, or call 404-371-0566.

Important Hotel Information

There is a major health care convention in Orlando at the same time as LIVE! 2016. Hotel rooms city-wide may sell out. Book your rooms early with one of the hotels below.

All hotel reservations should be made directly with Connections Housing, the only official RFID Journal LIVE! 2016 housing bureau.

You may be solicited to book a hotel room via e-mail or phone by various third parties claiming to offer discounted rooms for RFID Journal LIVE! event participants. For your own protection, please do not make reservations through any unknown housing or travel company. If you receive a call or e-mail from any company that is not our official housing provider, please contact us immediately at livereg@rfidjournal.com

OFFICIAL RFID JOURNAL LIVE 2016 HOTEL OPTIONS

Rosen Centre Hotel

Address:
9840 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
USA
Web site: http://www.rosencentre.com/
Check in: 3:00 pm
Check out: 11:00 am

The award-winning 1,334-room Rosen Centre Hotel, located on the famous International Drive, is connected via covered walk-way to the Orange County Convention Center. It sets a spectacular standard of hospitality, service and value. Rising 24 stories, this premier hotel offers a highly-respected professional staff and outstanding accommodations. The Rosen Centre Hotel is at the center of Orlando’s famous theme parks, only 15 minutes from downtown Orlando, just a short stroll from the Pointe Orlando shopping, dining and entertainment complex, and only 12 minutes from Orlando International Airport.

Special LIVE! 2016 Rate: $190 + tax per night, single- or double-occupancy. All RFID Journal LIVE! participants also get these additional benefits:

  • Discounted self-parking
  • Complimentary high-speed internet access for all LIVE! guest rooms

Book your room through Connections Housing, our official housing bureau.

Hilton Orlando Hotel

Address:
6001 Destination Parkway
Orlando, FL 32819
USA
Web site: http://www.thehiltonorlando.com/
Check in: 3:00 pm
Check out: 11:00 am

The Hilton Orlando hotel is centrally located in the heart of Orlando, Florida, off of International Drive and only 13 miles from Orlando International Airport. This exciting new hotel, located on 26 acres, features 1,400 luxurious guest rooms and exceptional meeting services. It is connected via a covered open-air walkway to the Orange County Convention Center.

Special LIVE! 2016 Rate: $220 + tax per night, single- or double-occupancy. All RFID Journal LIVE! participants also get these additional benefits:

  • Complimentary access to the hotel’s Fitness Center
  • Complimentary high-speed internet access for all LIVE! guest rooms

Book your room through Connections Housing, our official housing bureau.

Directions

Click here for directions to the Orange County Convention Center.

Click here for directions to the Rosen Centre Hotel.

Click here for directions to the Hilton Orlando Hotel.

 

Conference Guide

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Patrons

Amazon Lab 126 Disney Research ThingMagic EM Microelectronic

Included Tutorial

Design and Measurement of CMOS RF-DC Energy Harvesting Circuits

bd Dr. Murat Eskiyerli, Revolution Semiconductor

This tutorial starts from the first principles and covers the single and multi-stage CMOS RF to DC rectifier design, efficiency, the simulation methodology and the measurement methods for the chip input impedance — a prerequisite for the design of the optimum tag antenna.

Included Tutorial

Reverse Engineering a Passive UHF RFID Tag

bd Dr. Brian Degnan,
Georgia Tech

Passively-powered RFID tags are limited by the energy in the carrier wave, and custom ASIC implementations give the maximum flexibility and power performance, but at an increase in design time.  This tutorial will give an overview of the circuit requirements for a theoretical tag that was reverse engineered from the Gen2 specification.

Included Workshop

Writing Better Papers and More Successful Proposals

Organized by Shahriar Mirabbasi

Learn the do’s and don’ts for writing better technical papers and more successful grant proposals. Learn views and tips on how to avoid common mistakes that often result in a speedy rejection. And, maybe most importantly, learn how to maximize ethics and minimize honest mistakes like accidental plagiarism.

Financial Sponsor: CRFID