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Will 5G Be The Last G? Prof. Mischa Dohler speaking at IET Event

January 24 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Prof. Mischa Dohler, Trainer of the flagship course – “Internet of Things in 5G” will be speaking on upcoming 5G – State of Play Conference, organized by IET at 24 January 2018.


09:30 Arrival and refreshments

10:00 Welcome – Professor Bal Virdee

Session 1 Chair: Dr Mike Short CBE, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for International Trade, Consultant, Telefonica, UK

10:05 Will 5G Be The Last G?
Professor Mischa Dohler, Head of Centre for Telecommunications Research, King’s College London

10:35 Title – TBC
Dr Hamid Karimi, Director, Corporate Strategy, Huawei Technologies

11:05 Government activity to support 5G in the UK
Scott Bailey, Telecoms Directorate, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

11:35 Refreshment Break & Networking

Session 2 Chair: Dr Wenlong He

12:00 5G for Automotive: State of Play, Remaining Challenges and Roadmap
Prof Maziar Nekovee, Professor of Telecommunication and Mobile Technologies, Head of Department of Engineering and Design, University of Sussex

12:30 5G Network Architecture, Design and Optimisation
Professor Andy Sutton, Principal Network Architect, BT

13:00 Lunch Break & Networking

Session 3 chair: Dr Kafil Ahmed, Chairman, IET RF and Microwave Technology Professional Network

14:00 High Power Traveling Wave Amplifiers for mm-wave links
Philippe Thouvenin, CTO Thales

14:30 Title – TBC
Tim Lane, Principal Strategy and Innovation Manager, Network Rail Telecom and Chairman Future Communications and Positioning System Advisory Group, RSSB

15:00 Refreshment Break & Networking

15:20 Title – TBC
Professor Dimitra Simeonidou, Professor of High Performance Networks, University of Bristol, CTO Bristol is Open

15:50 5G and the Factories of the Future
Prof. Klaus Moessner, Professor in Cognitive Networks, University of Surrey

16:20 Title – TBC
Ray McConnell, CTO Blu Wireless Technology

16:50 Close

Reasons to attend

  • Discover latest innovations in 5G technology
  • Network with leading industry and academic experts
  • Discover the key challenges and issues of 5G technology
  • Get an overview on 5G requirements, technology evolution, architecture principles, future services, spectrum demand, etc.
  • Meet the key players of 5G technology

Register HERE.


January 24
9:30 am - 4:30 pm