Event alert: ‘Rate-Splitting, NOMA, and Robust Interference Management for 5G and Beyond’ Workshop 02/10/2019, London

Wednesday 2nd October 2019 Room 909B, Level 9, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department, Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, SW7 2AZ Lina Mao : y.mao16@imperial.ac.uk Imperial College are hosting a half-day workshop on “Rate-Splitting, NOMA, and Robust Interference Management for 5G and Beyond”. The event will take place on Wednesday 2nd October 2019, starting at 1pm. The agenda for the … Read More

Event News: The 2nd Future Networks Workshop was held in July 2019

The 2nd Future Networks Workshop was held at The Cosener’s House in Abingdon, Oxfordshire on Wednesday 3rd July 2019. The first workshop on Future Networks was held at Middlesex University in January 2017 and was sponsored by CommNet2. The aim of the Future Networks Workshops is to bring together researchers and organisations working on mobile communication infrastructure, such as 5G, … Read More

Event News: The first ever 6G Wireless Summit held in Finland

The first ever 6G Wireless Summit has been held in Lapland, Finland. The event was held over three days, 24th-26th March 2019. The aim of the inaugural summit was to identify what are the key challenges to overcome in moving beyond 5G, and what will be the potential applications of 6G. The event was organised by 6G Flagship, part of … Read More

Latest 5G News: UK Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology release report on 5G

The UK Parliamentary Office of Science & Technology (POST) has released a report providing a technical overview of 5G technology, including the radio spectrum, infrastructure and software it is expected to use. It discusses the application of 5G in mobile broadband and its potential applications in other sectors such as healthcare and transport. It provides an overview of some of … Read More

Market News: Ofcom Communications Market Report 2019

Ofcom have published their Communications Market Report 2019 looking at how communications services are used by consumers. A summary of the key findings can be downloaded here: https://www.ofcom.org.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0028/155278/communications-market-report-2019.pdf Some of the relevant key findings from the report: Fibre-to-the-cabinet broadband connections overtook copper broadband connections for the first time. There was a 17% increase in consumers upgrading from standard broadband to … Read More

Event Alert: Symposium on New Trends in Communication Engineering

Tuesday 23rd July 2019 (10am to 5pm) The University of Sheffield sntce@sheffield.ac.uk The Symposium on New Trends in Communication Engineering (SNTCE) will have a theme of “Connected Living” providing a platform for academics and industry professionals to discuss the opportunities and challenges presented by the strategic technology trends such as 5G (and 6G), Internet of Things and Industry 4.0. The … Read More

Latest 5G News: 5G availability around the world

Most countries will have 5G access by 2020, with a forecasted 1.9 billion subscribers by 2024. Find out the current availability of 5G in this country-by-country guide from lifewire.com: https://www.lifewire.com/5g-availability-world-4156244

Event Alert: 5G live networks – from launch to scale

Tuesday 2nd July 2019 – 2pm BST/3pm CEST Webinar event – hosted by Mobile World Live 5G networks are now live in South Korea, US, Switzerland, UAE and Australia. Nine operators have already switched on 5G using Ericsson network technology – and with early subscription rates exceeding the ones for 4G they are now taking the steps to deploy 5G … Read More

Event Alert: Third ITU Workshop on Network 2030

18 February 2019 London, UK tsbevents@itu.int The International Telecommunication Union at the kind invitation of the National Physical Laboratory,is organizing the Third Workshop on Network 2030, which will take place on 18 February 2019, in London, United Kingdom. The Workshop on Network 2030 aims to provide a forum for both industry and academia to exchange their ideas about data communications … Read More