Wireless Friday seminar: Machine-to-Machine Communications in 5G

Friday Seminar
Date and time: May 09, 2014 11:00 - 12:00
Place: Wireless@kth and EIT ICT Labs co-location centre, Isafjordsgatan 26, Kista. Elevator C, floor 3

This Friday we are honoured to have professor Mischa Dohler as our Friday seminar speaker:

Title: “Machine-to-Machine Communications in 5G”

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Abstract: A hyper-connected cyber-physical world, by some touted as the 4th Industrial Revolution with unprecedented economic and social opportunities, will heavily rely on a machine-to-machine (M2M) paradigm. It refers to the ability of machines to communicate with one another without human intervention. If predictions are to be believed, we will have some 50bn devices “speaking” to each other by 2020. This paradigm, however, will come along with networking; data delivery; and economic challenges, which will be discussed in great details by this talk. In more details, I will expose latest developments in 5G design so that M2M networking requirements in terms of scalability, availability and delay in access & core networks are met.

Mischa Dohler is Professor in Wireless Communications at King’s College London, member of the Board of Directors of Worldsensing, Fellow and Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE, and Editor-in-Chief of the Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies. Mischa_dohler

He is a frequent keynote, panel and tutorial speaker. He has contributed to numerous wireless broadband and IoT/M2M standards, holds a dozen patents, chaired numerous conferences, and published more than 160 refereed transactions, conference papers and books. He has a citation h-index of 33.

He acts as policy, technology and entrepreneurship adviser, examples being Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room, the House of Lords UK, the EPSRC Strategy Advisory Team, the European Commission, and various start-ups.

He is also an entrepreneur, angel investor, passionate pianist and fluent in 6 languages. He has talked at TEDx. He had coverage by national and international TV & radio; and his contributions have featured in the Wall Street Journal and BBC.

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