14-15 September 2017

Certified EPC Professional Training Program

English content only
09:30 - 17:00
22/F, OTB Building, 160 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Member price: HKD 7,800
Non member price: HKD 8,800

The TWO (2) days training program is designed to equip enterprises and vendors the necessary EPC and RFID know-hows and skills to provide and serve their clients with quality services and standard compliance solutions.

Date:               14-15 Sep 2017

Time:               9:30am – 5:00pm

Venue:             22/F, OTB Building, 160 Gloucester Road, Wanchai

Instructor:       Mr. KK Suen, Chief Architect and Principal Consultant, GS1 Hong Kong


For Enquiry, please contact

Ms Elsa Mau | 2863 9730

Email: elsamau@gs1hk.org



GS1 is leading the development of industry-driven standards for the Electronic Product Code™ (EPC) to support the use of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) in today's fast-moving, information rich trading networks. The suite of EPC standards cover from identification, capture and sharing of EPC-enabled RFID information along the supply chain in an efficient and effective manner.


*This workshop will be conducted in Cantonese only.


Day 1

The first day training introduces the latest innovative technologies, such as NFC, iBeacon and RFID, how to leverage innovations in business transformation, fundamental basics of EPC/RFID standards and real-world applications in retail, apparel, logistics and healthcare industries.

  • Market trends and customer challenges
  • Introduction to innovative technologies, such as NFC, iBeacon, RFID, etc
  • Business benefits of EPC/ RFID
  • RFID frequencies and types
  • RFID applications in different industries
  • Retail
  • Logistics
  • Healthcare
  • Apparel
  • Global case studies
  • A 30-min tour at the Hong Kong IoT Centre of Excellence to explore the latest industry innovative technology applications

Day 2

The second day training is designed to advance the enterprise’s strategy, framework design, implementation and operations of RFID application and roll-out approaches, followed by an examination to evaluate participants’ knowledge and skills acquired.

  • GS1 Keys & Barcode
  • EPC/RFID standards
  • EPC Standards
  • EPC Global Architecture Framework
  • Tag Data Standard
  • EPC UHF Class 1 Gen 2
  • ALE Middleware
  • GS1 Keys and EPC Data Management
  • Implementation Approach
    • Tag Format
    • Tag Serialisation Control
    • Tag Commissioning
    • Tag Verification
    • Encoding & Tagging Requirements
  • Introduction to GS1 EPCIS Standard-based Visibility Platform – ezTRACKTM
  • Examination
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22/F, OTB Building, 160 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
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