News & Events 2017-12-05T18:35:38+00:00

News & Events

The latest news as well as upcoming events for the 5GXCast Project. To keep informed of the latest project activities, follow us on twitter @5Gxcast for live updates.

Upcoming Events

Date Event & Details Location / Venue Type
15-18 April 2018  IEEE WCNC 2018 Conference [Programme]
Workshop on:
“Joint Workshop with One5G on Centimetre and Millimetre Wave based communications for 5G Networks”Website:
EDAS Link: (For Submission)
 Barcelona, Spain  Workshop
5-8 June 2018  IEEE BMSB 2018 Conference “Workshop and tutorial”

Workshop –

Tutorial –

 Valencia, Spain  Conference
18-21 June 2018  EUCNC 2018 Conference  Ljubljana, Slovenia  Conference
9-11 July 2018 IEEE 5G World Forum

Organizing Workshop: “Disrupting Media and Entertainment in the 5G Era”

Santa Clara, CA, USA Conference


November 2017

5GPPP Phase II Research & Innovation Projects Brochure

By | November 10th, 2017|Categories: News|

The 5G Infrastructure Public Private Partnership (5G PPP) have released a brochure on the Second Wave of Research & Innovation Projects of which we are part. This includes a nice outline of the 5G-Xcast Project's: Main Objectives Applications [...]

October 2017

Deliverable D2.1 – Definition of Use Cases, Requirements and KPIs – Now Available

By | October 31st, 2017|Categories: Deliverable, News|

We are proud to share our first WP2 deliverable on the "Definition of Use Cases, Requirements and KPIs"; now available for download [PDF] in our downloads section. Download PDF [~1MB] Executive Summary: This document describes [...]

PIMRC 2017 Panel on Unlicensed spectrum

By | October 24th, 2017|Categories: News, Panel, Presentation|

Dr. Belkacem Mouhouche, represented 5G-Xcast project at the IEEE PIMRC 2017 conference where he participated in a Panel discussion on “Unlicensed spectrum potential for 5G” along with representatives from Qualcomm, InterDigital and Comcast. Belkacem gave [...]

Presentation of 5G-Xcast at DTG Spectrum Access Forum

By | October 21st, 2017|Categories: News, Presentation|

Dr. David Vargas from BBC presented the 5G-Xcast project at the DTG Spectrum Access forum in London, UK. The DTG is a UK innovation centre in digital media technology with industry members across digital media [...]

5G-Xcast participates at IEEE 5G Summit Montreal

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: News, Presentation|

Belkacem Mouhouche from Samsung, 5G-Xcast dissemination leader, participated at the 5G Summit in Montreal held in parallel with the IEEE PIMRC 2017 conference. Belkacem gave a talk on the “challenge of broadcast support in future [...]

September 2017

CrownCom17 invited paper on “Designing a Testbed Infrastructure for Experimental Validation and Trialing of 5G Vertical Applications”

By | September 21st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Dr. Juha Kalliovaara from TUAS (Turku University of Applied Sciences), co-authored with partners Nokia and Fairspectrum,  presents a paper on “Designing a Testbed Infrastructure for Experimental Validation and Trialing of 5G Vertical Applications” at the [...]

5G-Xcast project presented at IEEE 5G Summit Helsinki

By | September 18th, 2017|Categories: News, Presentation|

Dr. Mikko A. Uusitalo from Nokia Bell Labs presented our 5G-Xcast project at the IEEE 5G-IoT Summit Helsinki, as part of his talk on 'Wireless for Verticals'. During the talk, he focused on the role of vertical industries such as media & entertainment (which [...]

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

By | September 17th, 2017|Categories: Meetings, News|

5G-Xcast project manager David Gomez-Barquero presented an overview of 5G-Xcast at the technical module of FOBTV (Future Broadcast Television), The presentation initiated a very intense and interesting discussion about the possibility of 5G to [...]

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

By | September 17th, 2017|Categories: Meetings, News|

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 [...]

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