The latest 5G-PPP Newsletter (Issue 22) is available online

The latest 5G-PPP Newsletter (Issue 22: October 2020) is available online at: https://5g-ppp.eu/newsletter-22-october-2020 

5G PPP Annual Progress Monitoring Report has been just published

The 5G PPP Annual Progress Monitoring Report (2019 release) has been just published. The report is giving insights and information about progress and development of ICT projects under the supervision of 5G PPP. It also provides information about the format of the consortiums within these projects. You can read the whole report on the following link: https://5g-ppp.eu/annual-progress-monitoring-reports/

Article from the official website of Municipal of Egaleo about the feasibility tests executed at 5GENESIS Athens 5G platform

An article (in Greek) was published from the official website of Municipal of Egaleo exploring the nature of feasibility tests executed at 5GENESIS Athens 5G platform (Municipal stadium of Egaleo) by ICT-19 5G!Drones project. The trials were conducted in the context of 5G!Drones Use Case 4 (connectivity during crowded events). To access the article, click on the following link: https://www.aigaleo.gr/2020/10/22/technikes-dokimes-5g-me-drones-sto-dimotiko-gipedo-aigaleo/

5G!Drones project finalized a set of trials at the 5GENESIS Athens platform at COSMOTE premises

On Wednesday 21st of October, 5G!Drones project finalized a set of trials at the 5GENESIS Athens platform at COSMOTE premises (Cosmote Academy) in Athens, Greece. The trials were executed using the Cosmote Edge server in the context of Use Case #4 (connectivity during crowded events). The main goal was to monitor the interoperability of drones and 5G under specific events. Many partners from 5GENESIS and 5G!Drones projects participated including NCSR “DEMOKRITOS”, COSMOTE and INFOLYSiS (from Greece), CAFA Tech (from Estonia), and robots.expert (from Finland). More information and videos will follow. Stay tuned!

Feasibility tests by 5G!Drones project at the Athens 5GENESIS platform

Feasibility tests were executed by 5G!Drones project at the Athens 5GENESIS platform (Municipal Stadium of Egaleo) for two consecutive days (19-20 Oct 2020). The trials main goal is to test the possibility of offering a better level of network services with drones under 5G and specifically to reduce dropped calls and degraded Internet connectivity during mass events. Many partners from 5GENESIS and 5G!Drones projects participated including NCSR “DEMOKRITOS”, COSMOTE, Municipality of Egaleo and INFOLYSiS (from Greece), Hepta Airborne and CAFA Tech (from Estonia), robots.expert (from Finland). More information and videos will follow. Stay tuned!

Video: Dr. Harilaos Koumaras presented 5GENESIS project at the “5G Experimentation Platforms (5G-PPP ICT-17 Projects)”

Dr. Harilaos Koumaras (NCSR Demokritos), 5GENESIS coordinator, presented 5GENESIS project at the “5G Experimentation Platforms (5G-PPP ICT-17 Projects)” session of the “5G Experimentation Facilities and Vertical Trials” online workshop, co-organized by the Institute of Informatics & Telecommunications of NCSR Demokritos, 5GENESIS, 5G!Drones and 5G-PPP on Wednesday 4 October 2020. Video of the presentation available at https://youtu.be/H9arma0jGO0