Dr. Harilaos Koumaras (NCSRD), 5GENESIS coordinator, presented the “5G system and Vertical Industries KPIs” with focus on Open5Genesis Suite at SEMANTIC project – School 1 virtual session: 5G architectures, enabling technologies, vertical industries and KPIs (16 Feb 2021).
Taking place virtually, the 2021 edition of The European 5G Conference will be held on 23-25 February. Now in its 5th year, the European 5G Conference has an established reputation as Brussels’ leading meeting place for discussion on 5G policy. With the European Commission currently consulting on a review of The 5G Action Plan, this year’s conference will focus on this and more. It will look at the role that 5G can play in digital recovery, and more broadly on the way forward to ensure that Europe’s 5G goals and objectives are fully achieved. For more information and to register your place, visit 5Gconference.eu.
Dr. Harilaos Koumaras (NCSRD), 5GENESIS coordinator, presented on 27 January 2021 the “5G!Drones Trials in Athens: Results, Challenges and the Next Steps” at Drones 3S Pro online conference (Athens, Greece). Special mention was made on the 5GENESIS Athens platform where 5G!Drones project trials performed at the end of October 2020. More information available at (in Greek): https://dronespro.gr/drones-3s-project-2021/programma/
On 27th/28th January 2021, 5GENESIS partner Athonet will host the first edition of the UPTIME conference at VIlla Griffone, Italy, where Guglielmo Marconi made his first wireless transmission. The conference is free of charge and celebrates 10 years of the Private LTE industry. The aim of the event is to look forward to the next decade of Private 5G with abundant shared and unlicensed spectrum for deployment. Invited speakers will come from end-user Industries, mobile network operators, specialist operators, cloud hyperscalers, and device manufacturers. For more info, please visit UPTIME 2021 – The Annual Private 5G & LTE World Community Conference Tickets, Wed 27 Jan 2021 at 08:00 | Eventbrite.
Dr. Harilaos Koumaras (NCSRD), 5GENESIS coordinator, presented today at the “5G and Internet of Things Thessaloniki Week 2020” how 5G-enabled UAVs can support the IoT vertical industry, based on the work that is performed in 5GENESIS and 5G!Drones 5G-PPP projects. More information available at https://www.ihu.gr/ucips/post-3399
Dr. Harilaos Koumaras (NCSRD), 5GENESIS coordinator, presented online the “Field Trials of UAVs on top of 5GENESIS platform: Advances and Lessons Learned” at 5G-PPP Technology Board e-Workshop, session ” Working on Verticals”, on 10 December 2020. The presentation provided several insights about the 5G!Drones trials that were performed over the 5GENESIS Athens 5G experimental platform in October 2020, highlighting also the great collaboration among the two projects,
Almundena Diaz Zayas (UMA), 5GENESIS partner, presented online the “5GENESIS: 5G performance experimentation and trials: key results and lessons learned” at 5G-PPP Technology Board e-Workshop, session “Testing: Methodologies and Setup”, on 10 December 2020
Dr. Harilaos Koumaras from NCSRD, 5GENESIS project coordinator participated in the online event “Xchanging Ideas – Global 5G Evolution” on 8th of December 2020, presenting the trial field results of 5G-enabled UAVs that performed in the framework of 5GDRONES Project on top of 5GENESIS Project experimental 5G infrastructure, where NCSR “DEMOKRITOS” participates. The event was broadcasted through Xchanging Ideas – Global 5G Evolution YouTube channel at:
Dr Harilaos Koumaras, scientific responsible for Media Networks Laboratory’s H2020 project 5G!Drones, along with representatives from partners Cosmote, HEPTA, CAFA Tech, robots.expert, Municipality of Egaleo and INFOLYSiS conducted technical flight trials with drones in 5G network at the Stavros Mavrothalassitis municipal stadium of Egaleo, on 19-20 October 2020 and on Cosmote Academy premises,on 21 October 2020, in Athens, both locations being part of the 5GENESIS Athens platform..
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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!