5G-Xcast 5th Face to Face Meeting hosted by TUAS in Turku

The Finnish forest was the venue for the 5th 5G-Xcast face-to-face meeting, hosted by Turku University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) in the beautiful and historic city of Turku, Finland. From the 3rd to the 5th of July, 5G-Xcast partners came back together to track the progress of the seven work packages and prepare the mid-term [...]

By | 2018-07-10T15:25:48+00:00 July 10th, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast Second Advisory Board Meeting

5G-Xcast had a meeting with the Advisory Board at the IEEE BMSB 2018 conference in Valencia. The meeting was the chance to discuss the progress of the project in the first year and to obtain feedback from the Advisory Board members. The Advisory Board meeting attendees had the chance to attend the tutorial one day [...]

By | 2018-06-07T13:50:17+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

Prof. Narcis Cardona Presentation at the 5G Forum in Malaga

Prof. Narcis Cardona, director of the iTEAM Research Institute of the Universitat Politecnica de Valencia and 5G-Xcast WP1 leader, made an overview presentation of the 5G-Xcast project at the 5G FORUM in Malaga (Spain). The 5G FORUM is the first national multidisciplinary event about 5G technology and applications that takes place in Spain. Over two [...]

By | 2018-05-10T08:52:14+00:00 April 26th, 2018|Meetings, News, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast 4th Face to Face Meeting hosted by EBU in Geneva

From snowy Munich to sunny Geneva, nothing stops the progress of the 5G-Xcast project. The fourth Face to Face meeting was hosted by EBU in the wonderful city of Geneva. The meeting brought together different work packages that provided an overview on their progress and discussed efficient ways to coordinate the 5G broadcast solution design. [...]

By | 2018-04-27T07:24:19+00:00 April 20th, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast talk at the IEEE BTS Society Young Professional Workshop 2018

Dr. Gomez-Barquero, project manager of 5G-Xcast, participated at the IEEE Broadcast Technology (BTS) Society Young Professional Workshop 2018 on the theme “The Convergence of Broadcasting and 5G Enabling Technologies”. The Workshop was organised by the University of Reggio Calabria (Italy) during 16th-17th of April 2018. The programme is attached  here. IEEE BTS Young Professionals program [...]

By | 2018-05-09T14:53:55+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Meetings, News, Presentation, Workshop|0 Comments

5G-Xcast presentation at the WIVE project seminar on “The future of media in 5G”

Athul Prasad from Nokia Bell Labs (technical manager of 5G-Xcast project) presented an introduction of 5G-Xcast project to the audience, and views on how the project is addressing the disruptive use cases related to new and immersive media delivery. The title of his talk was related to how 5G-Xcast project is enabling the mass media [...]

By | 2018-03-23T14:10:26+00:00 March 23rd, 2018|Meetings, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast present at BES Expo in India

5G-Xcast Project manager, Dr. David Gomez-Barquero, gave the inaugural keynote at the 24th international conference and exhibition on terrestrial and satellite broadcasting organized by the Indian Broadcast Engineering Society. The BES Expo is the most important broadcast event in India. The event took place in New Delhi from 26-28 February 2018, with the theme “Non-linear [...]

By | 2018-03-02T13:17:59+00:00 March 2nd, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast 3rd Face to Face Project Meeting in IRT, Munich, Germany

Come snow storms and high winds, nothing stops the 5G-Xcast consortium! Last week marked our 3rd face to face meeting, hosted by Institut für Rundfunktechnik (IRT) in the beautiful city of Munich, Germany. There was once again a strong emphasis on joint, cross work package sessions. This refined a way forward, allowing each of the work [...]

By | 2018-01-23T14:30:33+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Meetings, News|0 Comments

5G-Xcast present at the FOBTV Session at IBC 2017

5G-Xcast project manager David Gomez-Barquero presented an overview of 5G-Xcast at the technical module of FOBTV (Future Broadcast Television), www.fobtv.org. The presentation initiated a very intense and interesting discussion about the possibility of 5G to become the future worldwide standard for television broadcasting.

By | 2017-09-18T13:23:22+00:00 September 17th, 2017|Meetings, News|0 Comments

First advisory board meeting of 5G-Xcast at IBC 2017

The first advisory board meeting of 5G-Xcast took place on September 17th at IBC 2017 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The advisory board co-chairs Roland Beutler (SWR) and Matt Stagg (EE/BT) chaired the meeting. The meeting was attended by 5G-Xcast partners BT, Broadpeak, Expway, IRT and UPV, and by the advisory board members CRC (Canada), ETRI (South [...]

By | 2017-09-18T12:52:45+00:00 September 17th, 2017|Meetings, News|0 Comments