Video of 5G FORUM has been released!

This year 5G Forum, due to the coronavirus outbreak, will be held virtually in May 6th and 7th. 5GENESIS will be part of this virtual event with demos and 5GENESIS project presentation. 5GENESIS is also sponsor of the event. You can watch the 5G Forum video at:

Announcement: EuCNC 2020 goes Virtual!

Just announced! EuCNC 2020 goes Virtual!
Due to the world COVID-19 pandemic, the Steering Committee of EuCNC 2020 has decided to change the format of the conference to an on-line virtual one, instead of the usual face-to-face physical one in Dubrovnik. Read all the details at

IoT Week 2020 is being postponed to 2021

IoT Week 2020, in which 5GENESIS partners would participate, is being postponed to 2021 due to the escalation of COVID-19. More information available at the official IoT week website:

5GFORUM of Malaga will be totally virtual & with 5G

The 5G FORUM, the main event on the new 5G technology to be held in Spain in 2020 and in which 5GENESIS participates, continues to be called for the 6th and 7th of May in Malaga and will be completely Virtual with #5G, with the speakers and attendees intervening and participating from their usual places of work via the Internet. Read more at

Malaga’s experimental 5G Network will be presented at the 5G Forum 2020 in Malaga (6-7 May)

Malaga’s experimental 5G Network will be presented at the 5G Forum 2020 in Malaga (6-7 May), where Prof. Pedro Merino will present the 5GENESIS Malaga platform status under the title “5GENESIS Malaga, a 5G platform open to innovation”. As per the 5G Forum article, besides the University of Malaga, 5GENESIS partners Telefonica, Nemergent, Malaga Police and Municipality of Malaga will cooperate in the deployment and testing of the 5G network. More information for the 5GENESIS presence in the event is available at:

5GENESIS: Berlin platform – Field Trial at the Festival of Lights 2019 in Berlin

Whether disaster relief, sports event or festival: 5g can be used to set up a temporary network to connect many devices and provide a high bandwidth for multimedia services. In order to test such a setup, researchers from Fraunhofer FOKUS conducted a field trial as part of the EU project 5GENESIS with partners from IHP, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Karlstad University, NetApp and Simula Research Laboratory at Festival of Lights 2019 in Berlin. The components of a portable 5G network and their interaction are explained in the following video.

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1st Workshop on 5G Verticals and Experimentation (5GVertEx)

5GENESIS co-organizes the 1st Workshop on 5G Verticals and Experimentation (5GVertEx) which will be held in conjunction with the IEEE NetSoft 2020 at Ghent, Belgium at 29/06 – 3/07/2020. Call for papers deadline is 14/02/2020. Read more at:

5G-PPP Steering Board meeting, Brussels, January 21st 2019

Dr. Harilaos Koumaras , PhD (NCSRD), 5GENESIS project coordinator, participated in the 5G-PPP Steering Board in Brussels on January 21st 2019, representing 5GENESIS Project.

Talk: “mmWave communications and 5G networks”, IMOC 2019, Portugal

Dr. Valerio Frascolla (INT) was invited and gave the talk “mmWave communications and 5G networks” at the IMOC 2019 conference in November in Aveiro, Portugal. More info at

Paper: presented at MobiWac, 25-29 Nov., Miami Beach, USA

5GENESIS paper “A Coordination Framework for Experimentation in 5G Testbeds: URLLC as Use Case” was presented by Delia Rico (University of Malaga, Spain) at MobiWac 25-29/11/2019, Miami Beach, USA.