TekSummit on Emerging ICT Technologies in Food & Beverage

Second Quarter, Annually

Jointly Hosted by GAO RFID Inc. & GAO Tek Inc.

This summit is a high impact online event where technical and business professionals and corporate executives from the food and beverage industry learn the latest ICT technologies and how to make use of them.


Participants come from leading corporations in the food and beverage industry such as Nestle, Pepsi, JBS, Kraft Heinz, Tyson Foods, Anheuser-Busch, Smithfield Foods, Hormel Foods, Mars, Coca-Cola, General Mills, Conagra, Cargill, Bimbo Bakeries, National Beef, Kellogg, Molson Coors, Saputo, J.M. Smucker, Hershey, Danone, Post, Perdue Farms, Mondelez and Campbell Soup.

Participants come from major associations in the food and beverage industry such as the Institute of Food Technologists, Grocery Manufacturers Association, Society of Sensory Professionals, Alliance for Better Foods, American Association of Cereal Chemists, American Beverage Association, American Frozen Food Institute, American Society of Baking, Consumer Healthcare Products Association, UN Food & Agriculture Organization, The Food Institute, Food Processors of Canada, Institute of Food Technologists, and International Bottled Water Association.

Participants also come from government departments and agencies working with the food and beverage industry such as US FDA Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition, US FDA Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points, US FDA Center for Food Safety & Applied Nutrition, USDA Current Research Information System, USDA Food & Nutrition Information Center, USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service, USDA School Meal Initiative, and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.


Presentation Topics

5G in Food & Beverage

6G in Food & Beverage

IoT (Internet of Things) in Food & Beverage

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) & 2D Barcode in Food & Beverage

BLE (Low-Energy Bluetooth) in Food & Beverage

People Tracking, Social Distancing

Drone, UAV & UAS in Food & Beverage

Cloud in Food & Beverage

Autonomous Vehicles in Food & Beverage

3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing in Food & Beverage

Big Data in Food & Beverage

AI in Food & Beverage

Quantum Computing in Food & Beverage

Renewable Energies in Food & Beverage

Solar Energy in Food & Beverage

Computer Vision in Food & Beverage

Biometrics in Food & Beverage

Manufacturing 4.0 & Food & Beverage

Serverless Computing in Food & Beverage

Data Center in Food & Beverage

Robotics in Food & Beverage

e-Commerce in Food & Beverage

Blockchain in Food & Beverage

Edge Computing in Food & Beverage

Cybersecurity in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE or RFID People Tracking in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE or RFID Asset Tracking in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE or RFID Access Control in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE or RFID Parking/Fleet Control in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE or RFID Work in Progress in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE or RFID Manufacturing 4.0 in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE, or RFID Inventory or Warehouse Control in Food & Beverage

IoT, BLE, or RFID Traceability in Food & Beverage

Digital Marketing in Food & Beverage

Remote Work in Food & Beverage

Smart Cities in Food & Beverage

Humans Factors in Food & Beverage

Environment Factors in Food & Beverage

Sustainability in Food & Beverage

Fintech in Food & Beverage

Electrical Vehicles in Food & Beverage


Panel Discussions & Tutorials on ICT in Food & Beverage

Experts from sponsoring companies and from the hosting companies GAO RFID and GAO Tek shall hold panel discussions and give tutorials on how to apply the emerging ICT technologies such as cloud, IoT, RFID, BLE to the food and beverage industry.

About TekSummit & the Hosting Companies GAO RFID & GAO Tek

TekSummit has an unprecedented format: daily, year-round, and high-impact online presentations by top technical experts, business managers and corporate executives to discuss emerging ICT technologies and their applications.

GAO RFID is a leader in RFID readers, tags, antennas, and solutions for access control, parking, asset tracking, people tracking, inventory management, WIP, etc. GAO Tek is a leader in fibre optical and other high-tech products for businesses. Both are based in New York, US and Toronto, Canada.