Committees and Contacts

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Organizing Committee

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  • General Chair: Matt Reynolds, University of Washington
  • General Vice Chair: Greg Durgin, Georgia Tech
  • Technical Program Chair: Alanson Sample, Disney Research
  • Publications Co-Chairs: Peter Hawrylak, University of Tulsa
    and Tom Kerr, New Care Solutions, LLC
  • Publicity Chair: Matthew Trotter, Georgia Tech Research Institute
  • Poster Session Chair: Stewart Thomas, Duke University
  • Operations Chair: Ken Gudan, Ricoh Innovations
  • Finance Co-Chairs: Christopher Valenta, Georgia Tech Research Institute
    and Merrily Hartmann, AT&T, Retired
  • Patron Co-Chairs: Dan Engels, Southern Methodist University
    and Gisele Bennett, Georgia Tech Research Institute
  • Tutorial/Workshop Chair: Rahul Bhattacharyya, MIT
  • Student Competition Chair: Marcin Morys, Georgia Tech

Technical Program Committee

Chair: Alanson Sample, Disney Research


  • Antennas and Propagation: Pavel Nikitin (USA), Intermec by Honeywell
  • Applications and Software: Damith Ranasinghe (Australia), University of Adelaide
  • Circuits, Devices, and Interrogators: Josef Preishuber-Pfluegl (Austria), CISC Semiconductor
  • Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power: Joshua Smith (USA), University of Washington
  • Internet of Things (IoT): Gisele Bennett (USA), Georgia Tech
  • Localization: Daniel Arnitz (USA), University of Washington
  • Protocols and Security: Peter J. Hawrylak (USA), University of Tulsa
  • Sensors: Jin Mitsugi (Japan), Keio University
  • Special Topics in RFID: Joshua Griffin (USA), Northwest Nazarene University