Event Alert: IEEE WIAD 2018

27th & 29th June 2018 King’s College London nasreen.anjum@kcl.ac.uk IEEE WIAD is an IEEE conference focused exclusively on wireless research, technology, and applications. It brings together thought leaders from industry, academia, government agencies and other institutions to exchange information and ideas on advancing the state-of-the-art in wireless communications and networking. In 2018, it is organized in the heart of the … Read More

KPMG report ranks the UK as 3rd most promising tech innovator

The latest KPMG report “the Changing Landscape of Disruptive Technologies” sees the UK ranked as the third most promising market for tech innovation, behind the US and China. This follows a strong year for the UK tech sector in 2017 and rankings were based on surveys of 800 global industry leaders.

MWC News: GSMA Reports

The GSMA’s ‘Mobile Economy’ report, published at the Mobile World Congress in February predicts that two-thirds of the world’s mobile connections will run on 4G and 5G networks by 2025. The report also predicts the growth of IoT and points to an increased role for the mobile industry in social and economic developments.  Furthermore, we’d like to highlight to GSMA … Read More

Call Alert: EPSRC Connected Nation Pioneers

EPSRC 26th April 2018 A new awards competition, Connected Nation Pioneers, that will recognise exceptional UK doctoral students whose research contributes towards the development of a Connected Nation, is announced today by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC). The competition is being sponsored by Dstl, Facebook, BT, Samsung, Huawei, Thales, Amazon and NVIDIA. EPSRC‘s Chief Executive, Professor Philip … Read More

Event Alert: Living in the Internet of Things, A PETRAS, IoTUK & IET Conference, Forum & Exhibition

28th & 29th March 2018 IET London, Savoy Place mpetersen@theiet.org The Internet of things (IoT) is the inter-networking of physical devices, vehicles (also referred to as “connected devices” and “smart devices”), buildings, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enable these objects to collect and exchange data. Addressing cybersecurity of the Internet of Things … Read More

Event Alert: Summer School on 5G V2X Communications

11th & 12th June 2018 King’s College London toktam.mahmoodi@kcl.ac.uk KCL is hosting a Two-Day Sumer School on various aspects of 5G V2X Communications, as pertained to connect autonomous driving. The Summer school is free of charge, but registration is required. Please register ASAP and while there is space available. Day 1 will cover fundamental subjects in 5G V2X communications and include: … Read More

Job Opportunity: Lecturer in Computing Sciences (UEA)

Lecturer in Computing Sciences University of East Anglia 20th February 2018 The University of East Anglia is an internationally renowned University with a reputation for great teaching, an unrivalled student experience, and research with real impact. The University is currently enjoying an extraordinary period of growth, rising to 12th in the league tables and 10th in the Times Higher REF table for … Read More

Event Alert: UK- South Korea Collaboration Workshop

14th February 2018 5GIC, University of Surrey c.foh@surrey.ac.uk South Korea funding agency has expressed interest to promote research collaboration between universities in UK and South Korea in the area of 5G and Beyond 5G (B5G). Currently South Korea has joint call with EU, Japan and China in the area of ICT. Earlier in November 2017, a research team from University … Read More

5G News: IET State of Play

The 1-day IET 5G State of Play conference took place on 24th Jan in London and focused on current and future developments in 5G technology. The main question was how to bring 5G to market by 2020 with its complex requirements, and perspectives were shared by representatives from Industry, Academia and Government.  The videos from the conference are now available … Read More

Event Alert: Tommy Flowers Institute Conference on the Future of TV

6th & 7th March 2018 Adastral Park, Ipswich fraser.burton@bt.com The next Tommy Flowers Institute Conference on “The Future of TV” is running 6th and 7th March 2018, at Adastral Park. We are keen that Post Graduate Researchers can gain as much from industrial engagement, expand their knowledge and build network of contacts. We would be delighted if you could join us at our upcoming Spring conference. … Read More