Date for your Diary: CommNet2 Winter School 13th – 15th Dec 2016

The CommNet2 Winter School for PhD/ECR is going ahead Tues 13th – 15th December and is kindly hosted by BT at their Adastral facility in Ipswich. This 3 day residential event will comprise short course talks from expert speakers on Network Functions Virtualization and Massive MIMO, aswell as a creativity and innovation workshop and hands on labs. We hope that … Read More

Connected Infrastructure for the Transportation of the Future: 14/09/16

On 14.09.16, CommNet2, along with Transport Innovation Centre Sheffield (TICS) and the Transport Catapult hosted a workshop that brought together the academic and industrial communities engaged in Connected Autonomous Vehicles (CAV) research and development. Delegates were invited to the Transport Catapult Imovation Centre in Milton Keynes for a packed scheduled that aimed to define and distill the major challenges facing … Read More

5G & IoT test beds and trials series: University of Bristol 13/09/16

In the fourth of a series of free events hosted by partners in 5G & IoT test beds and trials, attendees were welcomed to the University of Bristol by host, Professor Mark Beach and meeting chair Stuart Revell. The event bought together members of the community to listen to and share updates and activity from the cutting edge of research … Read More

AIMday Sensor Signal Processing & Imaging

The UDRC are looking forward to welcoming companies, organisations and academic researchers to its Signal Processing AIM Day in Edinburgh, to discuss specific industry challenges in the field of Sensors & Signal Processing. Academic Industry Meeting day, or AIMday, is centred around workshops whereby company questions are submitted around a central theme which are then discussed by academics from across the University disciplines. Registration for organisations: 16th … Read More

5G & IoT test bed and trials series: Kings College London 05/07/16

The 5G & IoT test bed and trials partners held the second free event in this series to share latest updates and activities with respect to 5G & IoT research, test beds and trials. During the event, attendees were able to investigate potential areas for collaboration, innovation and common approaches to further enhance the UK proposition. This event was kindly hosted … Read More

UK academics and industry representatives get together to discuss the future of telecommunications research at the launch of CommNet2

The EPSRC’s CommNet2 project on UK Research Strategy Community Organisation in Communications, Mobile Computing and Networking held its opening event at the Institution of Engineering and Technology newly refurbished Savoy Place on Tuesday 8th March. The event brought together 100 academics and industry representatives from across the whole of the UK to discuss the future of research in the telecommunications … Read More

5G & IoT test bed and trials series: Digital Greenwich 18/05/16

The 5G & IoT test bed and trials partners held the first free event in this series to share latest updates and activities with respect to 5G & IoT research, test beds and trials. During the event, attendees were able to investigate potential areas for collaboration, innovation and common approaches to further enhance the UK proposition. This event was kindly … Read More

ADVANTAGE London Seminar: 28th October 2016 – Travel funds available

The ADVANTAGE project www.fp7-advantage.eu will hold a free one day seminar to discuss research advances in Smart Grid Technology. The event will be held at the Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London on Friday 28th October 2016 starting at 10am. There will be a featured talk by Dr Alastair Martin, Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Flexitricity. Our keynote … Read More

UK-UAE Smart Cities Workshop – Decide the theme of the session! Well Sorted Study

Location– Khalifa University Campus, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates http://www.kustar.ac.ae/ Dates: 16th-18th May 2016   Workshop Organisers:- Professor Gerard Parr– Ulster University, Northern Ireland, UK – gp.parr@ulster.ac.uk Professor Ernesto Damiani– EBTIC/Khalifa University,  Abu Dhabi, UAE- ernesto.damiani@kustar.ac.ae Connected Communities is an emerging research area investigating the implications of establishing highly connected, data-intensive, diverse communities and focusing on the design, deployment and … Read More

5G NORMA 2016 Summer School; King’s College London, in London, UK; June 20 – 22, 2016

The Summer School is tailored towards engineers and researchers active or interested in virtualized and programmable future mobile networks. The first day is tailored more towards attendees from industry, whereas the last two days are more suitable for Post Doctoral researchers, PhD and Master students.  All together, the event is deemed highly suitable for participants from the mobile industry and … Read More