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+00:00April 16th, 2018|Meetings, News, Presentation, Workshop|0 Comments

5G-Xcast TM presentation at the 2018 NAB show

Dr. Athul Prasad from Nokia Bell Labs (technical manager of 5G-Xcast project) presented a lecture entitled “5G – A Key Enabler for New Verticals and Markets,” at the Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference as part of the 2018 NAB Show. The talk provided an overview and current status of 5G in terms of key [...]

By |2018-04-13T09:02:44+00:00April 13th, 2018|News, Presentation|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+00:00March 23rd, 2018|Meetings, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast participates at IEEE 5G Summit in Trento

Dr. Manuel Fuentes from Samsung participated at the IEEE 5G Summit in Trento, Italy, on March 6, 2018 and presented “the role of broadcast in 5G New Radio and beyond”. Dr. Fuentes focused on the use of broadcast as a key technology for 5G and explained in detail the different use cases defined within the [...]

By |2018-03-08T17:23:18+00:00March 8th, 2018|News, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast at EBU Forecast 2017

Several Members from the 5G-XCast consortium presented at the EBU Forecast 2017 seminar which took place at the EBU in Geneva (https://tech.ebu.ch/forecast17). The seminar looks forward, asking how media content will be delivered in five, ten or 15 years’ time; looking at the evolution of consumption patterns, media genres and distribution technologies. Steve Appleby (BT) - [...]

By |2017-11-27T10:37:48+00:00November 24th, 2017|News, Presentation|0 Comments

PIMRC 2017 Panel on Unlicensed spectrum

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 a presentation on the 5G-Xcast project’s scope and objectives and then explored some point to multipoint applications that might use [...]

By |2017-10-24T15:07:08+00:00October 24th, 2017|News, Panel, Presentation|0 Comments

Presentation of 5G-Xcast at DTG Spectrum Access Forum

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 chain. David provided an overview of the goals and research topics addressed in the 5G-Xcast project which was very well [...]

By |2017-10-31T18:25:11+00:00October 21st, 2017|News, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast participates at IEEE 5G Summit Montreal

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 5G networks”. During his talk, Belkacem insisted on the utility of Point to Multipoint transmissions and their role in future [...]

By |2017-10-19T17:36:12+00:00October 19th, 2017|News, Presentation|0 Comments

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

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 is one of the main focus areas of 5G-Xcast), in the context of overall 5G networks.

By |2017-09-18T12:36:43+00:00September 18th, 2017|News, Presentation|0 Comments

5G-Xcast presented at the 5G C-Tech Forum at IBC 2017

Advisory Board Co-Chair Matt Stagg (EE/BT) presented his 5G vision for the media vertical and introduced the 5G-Xcast project in the session of the 5G C-Tech Forum: Will 5G Change the Broadcasting Value Chain and Value Proposition(s)? In his presentation Matt stressed the importance of considering all the requirements of the complete media chain in [...]

By |2017-09-22T12:34:46+00:00September 17th, 2017|News, Presentation|0 Comments