Programme of the workshop

Program in nutshell

8:30 – 8:45

  Opening – Uwe Herzog, EURESCOM

8:45 – 9:25

  Keynote I – Chih-Lin I, China Mobile Research Institute
  Title: The Twists and Turns of 5G Journey

9:25 – 10:05

  Keynote 2 – Dr. Matti Kutila, VTT
  Title: Towards Connected and Highly Automated Driving

10:05 – 10:20

  Coffee break

10:20 – 11:35

  Session 1: Recent 5G Trial Activities and Trial Results

11:35 – 12:20

  Panel I – Potential of 5G for Verticals

12:20 – 13:50

  Lunch break

13:50 – 14:30

  Keynote 3 – Teng Gao, FIoT Lab
  Title: Challenges in 5G Testing and Evaluation

14:30 -15:45

  Session 2: 5G Architecture and Enabling Technologies

15:45 – 16:00

  Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:15

  Session 3:  Performance Analysis of 5G Technologies

17:15 – 18:00

  Panel II – Challenges in 5G Trials

18:00

  Close of workshop

 

Full Program

8:30 – 8:45    Opening – Uwe Herzog, EURESCOM

8:45 – 9:25    Keynote I – Dr.  Chih-Lin I, China Mobile Research Institute
Title:
The Twists and Turns of 5G Journey
Biography: Dr. Chih-Lin I  received her Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University. She has been working at multiple world-class companies and research institutes leading the R&D, including AT&T Bell Labs; Director of AT&T HQ, Director of ITRI Taiwan, and VPGD of ASTRI Hong Kong. She received the IEEE Trans. COM Stephen Rice Best Paper Award, the IEEE ComMag Fred W. Ellersick Prize Best Paper Award, is a winner of the CCCP National 1000 Talent Program, and has won the 2015 Industrial Innovation Award of IEEE Communication Society for Leadership and Innovation in Next-Generation Cellular Wireless Networks. In 2011, she joined China Mobile as its Chief Scientist of wireless technologies, established the Green Communications Research Center, and launched the 5G Key Technologies R&D. She is spearheading major initiatives including 5G, C-RAN, high energy efficiency system architectures, technologies and devices, green energy, and wireless big data for network embedded intelligence. She has led the launch of Wireless AI Alliance (WAIA) and O-RAN (Open RAN) Alliance. She was an Area Editor of IEEE/ACM Trans. NET, an elected Board Member of IEEE ComSoc, Chair of the ComSoc Meetings and Conferences Board, and Founding Chair of the IEEE WCNC Steering Committee. She was a Professor at NCTU, an Adjunct Professor at NTU, and an Adjunct Professor at BUPT. She is the Chair of FuTURE 5G SIG, the Chair of WAIA Executive Committee, the Chair of O-RAN TSC, an Executive Board Member of GreenTouch, a Network Operator Council Founding Member of ETSI NFV, a Steering Board Member and Vice Chair of WWRF, a Steering Committee member and the Publication Chair of IEEE 5G Initiative, a member of IEEE ComSoc SDB, SPC, and CSCN-SC, and a Scientific Advisory Board Member of Singapore NRF. Her current research interests center around “From Green & Soft to Open & Smart”.

9:25 – 10:05    Keynote 2 – Matti Kutila, VTT
Title: Towards Connected and Highly Automated Driving​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Biography:  Dr. Matti Kutila is 44 years old Senior Project Manager in VTT. His career started in 1998, first as a researcher and later as a Project Manager of the automotive industry related R&D projects. He obtained Master of Science degree in 2000 and completed his driver monitoring related doctoral thesis in 2006. He has been coordinated international projects dealing with developing connected and automated driving technology. His expertise fields cover optical sensors, V2X technology, sensor data fusion and automated driving functions. He has prepared about 25 scientific articles and being active reviewer of the IEEE ITS journal articles.

10:05 – 10:20    Coffee break

10:20 – 11:35    Session 1: Recent 5G Trial Activities and Trial Results, Chair: Nathan Gomes
5G Trial Cooperation between EU and China
Chaired by Dr. Nathan Gomes
Alexandros Kostopoulos (Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A. (OTE), Greece); Ioannis Chochliouros (Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A. (OTE), Greece); Athanassios Dardamanis (SmartNet S.A., Greece); Olga Segou (ORION Innovations, Greece); Emmanouil Kafetzakis (Orion Innovations P. C., Greece); Ridha Soua (University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg); Kai Zhang (Martel, Switzerland); Slawomir Kuklinski(Orange Polska & Warsaw University of Technology, Poland); Lechosław Tomaszewski (Orange Polska, Poland); Na Yi (University of Surrey, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Uwe Herzog (Eurescom, Germany); Tao Chen(VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland LTD, Finland); Matti Kutila (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland); Jaime Ferragut (European Commission, Italy)
The 5G EVE end-to-end 5G facility for extensive trials
Milon Gupta (Eurescom GmbH, Germany); Maurizio Cecchi (Associazione PIIU, Italy); Evangelos Kosmatos (WINGS ICT Solutions, Greece); Rodolphe Legouable (Orange, France); Jaime Ruiz Alonso (Nokia Spain SA, Nokia Bell Labs, Spain); Mauro Boldi (Telecom Italia, Italy); Marc Mollà Roselló (Ericsson Spain, Spain); Lorenzo Manuel (Ericsson, Spain); Gino Carrozzo (Nextworks, Italy)
C-V2X Supported Automated Driving
Matti Kutila (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland); Pasi Pyykönen (VTT & VTT, Finland); Qing Huang (China Mobile, P.R. China); Wei Deng (China Mobile Research Institute, P.R. China); Wenhui Lei (BMW China Services Ltd., P.R. China); Emmanuel Pollakis (BMW Group, Germany)
Testbed Verification of New Fronthaul Technology for 5G Systems
Nathan J Gomes (University of Kent, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Philippos Assimakopoulos (University of Kent & Communications Research group, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Philippe Chanclou (Orange Labs, France); Kai Habel (Fraunhofer HHI, Germany); Volker Jungnickel (Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute & Technische Universität Berlin, Germany); Patrik Ritoša (Telekom Slovenije, Slovenia); Jim Zou (ADVA Optical Networking SE, Germany); Jörg-Peter Elbers (ADVA AG Optical Networking, Germany); Howard Thomas (Vaivi Solutions, United Kingdom (Great Britain)); Gregor Linne and Christoph Juchems (IAF GmbH, Germany)
Indoor positioning platform to support 5G location based services
Seppo Horsmanheimo (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Finland); Sergio Lembo (VTT, Finland); Lotta Tuomimäki and Sami Huilla (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Finland); Petri Honkamaa(VTT, Finland); Matti Laukkanen (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd, Finland); Paul Kemppi (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland)

11:35 – 12:20    Panel I – Potential of 5G for Verticals
Moderator: Wei Deng, Deputy director, Wireless Technologies, China Mobile Research Institute
Panelist: Chih-Lin I, Chief scientist, Wireless Technologies, China Mobile Research Institute
              Matti Kutila, Senior researcher, VTT
              Uwe Herzog, Programme manager, EURESCOM
              Latif Ladid, President, IPv6 Forum
              Maurizio Cecchi, Associazione PIIU

12:20 – 13:50    Lunch break

13:50 – 14:30    Keynote 3 – Dr. Teng Gao, Fuzhou IoT Open Lab
Title: Challenges in 5G Testing and Evaluation
Biography: Dr. Teng Gao worked in the well-known Microelectronics R&D center IMEC for nearly 20 years, serving as manager of IMEC Asia in 2000, and in 2010 was appointed general manager of IMEC china. Dr. Gao has devoted himeslf in the domestic microelectronics business for fifteen years, contributed to the successful cooperation between IMEC and Wuxi Huajing (project 908), Shanghai Huahong (project 909), SMIC, Shanghai Huali Microelectronics, China Electronic Technology Group, Hisilicon, ZTE, Chinese Academy of Sciences and many other well-known companies and institutions, and introduced large amount of advanced and urgently needed IC technologies to China. Dr. Gao understands the domestic industry demand; he has published several articles about the industrial development in domestic media, and has been invited to give presentations in several academic and industry conferences. He had presented a report with topic of smart manufacture of IoT industry in“Semicon China 2017”with insights of the future development of international microelectronics and IoT. In 2004, he had reported to the Prime Minister Wen Jiabao and in 2012 to the State Councilor Liu Yandong.

14:30 -15:45    Session 2: 5G Architecture and Enabling Technologies, Chair: Fangmin Xu 
Deploying a 5G Architecture for Crowd Events
Chaired by Dr. Hanna Bogucka
Alexandros Kostopoulos (Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A. (OTE), Greece); Ioannis Chochliouros and Evangelos Sfakianakis (Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A. (OTE), Greece); Daniele Munaretto (Athonet, Italy); Claus Keuker (Smart Mobile Labs GmbH, Germany
Research of D2D Communications Mode for 5G Vehicular Networks
Lijun Wang (Wuhan University & Wenhua College, P.R. China); Jia Yan (Wuhan University, P.R. China); Kan Yu (Wenhua College, P.R. China); Dexiang Deng (Wuhan University, P.R. China
Database Supported Flexible Spectrum Access – Field Trials in Commercial Networks
Pawel KryszkiewiczAdrian Kliks and Łukasz Kułacz (Poznan University of Technology, Poland); Karol Kowalik (INEA, Poland); Jaakko Ojaniemi (Aalto University, Finland); Heikki Kokkinen (Fairspectrum, Finland); Hanna Bogucka (Poznan University of Technology, Poland)
Application and Experiments of 5G Technology Powered Industrial Internet
Fangmin XuFan Yang and Xinya Wu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Qi Guo (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunciations, P.R. China); Chenglin Zhao (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China)
Recent Trials of G.metro-Based Passive WDM Fronthaul in 5G Testbeds
Jim Zou (ADVA Optical Networking SE, Germany); Michael Eiselt (ADVA, Germany); Manuel Alfageme Alonso and Juan Agusti Moreno (COMSA Corporation, Spain); Carles Terés and Paula Ciria (Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat de Catalunya, Spain); Raimena Veisllari and Mickael Fontaine (TransPacket AS, Norway); Jörg-Peter Elbers (ADVA AG Optical Networking, Germany)

15:45 – 16:00    Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:15    Session 3:  Performance Analysis of 5G Technologies , Chair: Xiaohu Ge
Impact of Analog Precoding Types on the Spectral Efficiency of Millimeter Wave Hybrid Beamforming Systems

Chaired by Dr. Fangmin Xu
Pan Tang and Jianhua Zhang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Lei Tian (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications & Wireless Technology Innovation Institute, P.R. China)
Performance Analysis of Urban Mmwave Multi-hop V2V Communications with Shifted-Exponential Distribution Headway
Zipeng Li and Yangwanli Guo (Huazhong University of Science and Technology, P.R. China); Xiaohu Ge (Huazhong University of Science & Technology, P.R. China)
A Traceable Approach to Remote Interference Management for New Radio
Yuzhen Wang (Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Ying Chen (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications,Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, P.R. China); Ting Zhou (Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China); Honglin Hu (Shanghai Advanced Research Institute, P.R. China)
Analysis of Test Volume Size in 3D MIMO OTA for 5G
Zhen Zhang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Lei Tian (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications & Wireless Technology Innovation Institute, P.R. China); Jianhua ZhangJian Zhang and Li Yu (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Zheng Liu (China Academy of Telecommunication Research, P.R. China)
Performance Analysis of Cell-free Massive MIMO Systems under Limited Feedback
Xudong Yin (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China); Jianfeng Shi (Southeast University, P.R. China); Jianxin Dai (Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications, P.R. China)

17:15 – 18:00    Panel II – Challenges in 5G Trials 
Moderator: Tao Chen, Senior researcher, VTT
Panelist: Xi Li, Senior researcher, NEC Germany
               Jim Zou, Senior engineer, ADVA Germany
              Xinhui Wang, Director of standard, ZTE
              Fulu Tao, 5G Senior TSE, Huawei     

18:00    Close of workshop

 

 

 

 

Powered by Khore by Showthemes