Sky (UK Division) has extended its MVNO deal with Telefonica UK so they can continue working together on the development and launch of 5G, work that includes using a UK test bed. For the customer, this means that Sky Mobile users will be able to access 5G services as soon as they’re launched by Telefonica’s 02.
15th November 2018 QUB 21st September 2018 This workshop on research advances in Radio Frequency through Millimetre Wave Radio Communication Technologies is being held as part of the 60th Anniversary of Microwave Engineering at QUB, and is hosted by the Centre for Wireless Innovation (CWI) at the ECIT Institute. It provides a forum to bring together researchers to share the … Read More
Research Leader 7th August 2018 email@example.com EPSRC have just released a call that may be of interest to Commnet members. The call is for Research Leaders to join the consortium that will develop (and eventually deliver) the phase 2 Quantum Technology Research Hubs. In particular, scope has been established for a Research Hub in Quantum Computing and Simulation through discussions … Read More
Real Wireless have collated a set of resources sharing their vision, technical and economic expertise, and their experience in advising government and agencies on future networks, thus really putting 5G into context. Their new 5G landing page is a curation of their unique insights which provide valuable background to the many initiatives driving the path to 5G.
EPSRC 4th September 2018 EPSRC have published a new open call for the University Defence Research Collaboration (UDRC) in Signal Processing Phase 3 Application Themes. There are one or two grants of up to £1 million available for three years’ duration, in each of two areas of signal processing related to defence: EPSRC’s normal eligibility rules apply. Applications will undergo … Read More
Strategic Advisory Bodies Membership 1st August 2018 Matthew.Scott@epsrc.ac.uk EPSRC are currently recruiting members for their strategic advisory bodies. Strategic Advisory Teams provide Heads of Theme at EPSRC with strategic advice to help develop their theme. There are vacancies available across all EPSRC areas. Details of these can be viewed on the link below. https://epsrc.ukri.org/about/governance/recruitment/membershipsab/ In ICT, EPSRC are seeking to … Read More
Last published in 2015, an updated Tech Nation Report has been released which aims to capture the evolution of the UK tech ecosystem. The report explores the key finding that collaboration and global connectivity is driving impressive tech sector growth and highlights challenges, opportunities and trends for the years ahead. The Tech Nation Report highlights the importance of clusters in underpinning … Read More
8th – 12th October 2018 Heriot-Watt University firstname.lastname@example.org Although energy efficiency and power savings have always been present in the design of wireless communication systems, they have become one of the main drivers for research in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN) and Heterogeneous network devices. The school will first provide an overview of energy harvesting and wireless power transfer techniques for … Read More
27th September 2018 University of Bristol email@example.com Professor David Rogers, Founder and CEO of Copper Horse, will be giving the EPSRC CDT in Communications Annual Public lecture on Thursday 27th September at 5.15pmon the topic ‘Fake news to fake data: manipulation of the future Internet’ . The lecture will be held in Chemistry and followed by a drinks reception. The lecture is free to … Read More
26th – 28th June 2018 King’s College London firstname.lastname@example.org The IEEE conference on Wireless Advanced (WiAd 2018) takes place on at KCL (Bush House, first floor, Harvard lecture theatre) on 26th – 28th June, featuring three high-profile keynote talks (26-28 June 2018); ONE keynote talk on each day: http://wiad2018.ieee-wiad.org Attending the following three keynote talks is FREE of CHARGE, but will … Read More