The 11th IEEE International Conference


October 6-8, 2021, Delhi, India

Call for papers

The 11th IEEE International Conference on RFID Technology and Applications (IEEE RFID-TA 2021) will be held as a virtual conference in Delhi (India) during October 6-8, 2021.

IEEE RFID-TA 2021 is an opportunity to share, discuss, and witness research results in all areas of RFID technology and their applications. The conference invites participation from academy and industry to discuss the new trends, features and applications of the RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology. It is seeking high-quality submissions for papers (from 2 to max 4 pages) in all areas of RFID (Radio Frequency Identification).

Conference Topic

  The Conference will broadly cover the topics given below and you are requested to contribute your paper/s accordingly.

  1. Antenna design and characterization.
  2. Channel measurements and modelling.
  3. Modelling, simulation and implementation of RFID-based systems
  4. MIMO, UWB and hybrid RFIDs
  5. Circuit design and characterization for readers and tags
  6. Active tags
  7. Smart and programmable tags.
  8. Chipless RFID technology.
  9. RFID manufacturing processes, 3D and inkjet printing.
  10. Networking and communication concepts.
  11. Coding and modulation schemes.
  12. Multi-reader coordination and interference reduction.
  13. RFID software, middleware and protocols.
  14. Cybersecurity, cryptography and privacy-enhancing techniques, anti-counterfeiting.
  15. Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer.
  16. Near Field Communications.
  17. RFID applications in healthcare, precision agriculture, transportation, safety.
  18. Security, inventory management, logistics, fashion, retail
  19. Wearable and biomedical applications.
  20. Green technologies for RFID.
  21. RFID-based infrastructures for Internet of Things.
  22. RFID for Industry 4.0
  23. RFID for Smart Cities.
  24. RFID-enabled localization systems.
  25. RFID sensors.
  26. RF tomography and environmental sensing.
  27. Millimetre-wave identifi cation and sensing.
  28. Next-generation RFID applications.

For Paper submission use the following EDAS link

Accepted papers will be submitted for inclusion into IEEE Xplore subject to meeting IEEE Xplore’s scope and quality requirements. All registered authors will be enrolled in IEEE RFID-TA 2021 best paper and Student paper competitions. A Special Issue of the IEEE Journal of RFID will promote the most important results presented in the conference.

We look forward to meeting you (virtually) in Delhi, India.

Very cordially yours,

Alice Buffi: IEEE RFID-TA 2021 TPC Chair,
Francesco Amato: IEEE RFID-TA 2021 TPC Vice-Chair,
Malay Ranjan Tripathy: IEEE RFID-TA 2021 General Chair,

Proposals for special sessions on highly relevant and state-of-the art topics will be considered.

Special session proposal deadline: 20 May 2021.




Paper Submission Deadline:

10 July 2021   25 July 2021

Notification For Acceptance.

24 August 2021

Publication-Ready ( Camera-Ready ) Uploads:

15 September 2021

Special Session/Workshop/Tutorial Proposals

20 May 2021

Registration of Papers

15 September 2021

Conference Dates

6-8 October 2021