On 30th November 2018, NCSR Demokritos organised an infoday on 5G advances , where Nokia Greece from 5G-VINNI was invited in order to present and share view on its 5G strategy both commercially and in 5G-VINNIN work plan. The deputy project coordinator of 5GENESIS Dr. H. Koumaras presented the current work in progress of 5GENESIS and an interesting discussion was followed on the architectural challenges of the 5G facilities.
The project coordinator Dr. Anastasios Kourtis presented 5GENESIS (presentation) at the 20th INFOCOM World 2018 in Athens on 21 November 2018 at Athens Conference Center. The presentation was entitled “5th Generation End-to-End Network, Experimentation, System Integration and Showcasing: The case of the 5GENESIS Project” and given as invited talk in Cosmote workshop on the mobile operator’s 5G plans and research activities. Demo sessions were also available by Cosmote in 5G business cases, such as media and entertainment.
The handbook provides an overview of the five 5GENESIS platforms (Athens, Malaga, Limassol, Berlin and Surrey), as well as details on submitting an inquiry request in the framework of ICT-19-2019 proposals.
5GENESIS successfully completed the second GA meeting, which took place in Munich at INTEL premises. The consortium members had the opportunity to analyse the requirements of the 5GENESIS facility, as well as a preliminary discussions on the facility architecture took place.