Being connected is a necessity in today’s world. The same reasoning applies to researchers and developers like ourselves, in order to exchange views, learn, and explore new concepts. Furthermore, for researchers working at universities, it’s often a requirement for publishing research results.

I want to list all the main events in 2014 related to 5G research and industry initiatives. Feel free to comment this post, if I omitted any.

IEEE WCNC – Wireless Communications and Networking Conference
Includes the workshop “Wireless Evolution Beyond 2020”
Istanbul, Turkey
April 6 to 9
http://wcnc2014.ieee-wcnc.org/

VTC2014-Spring
Seoul, Korea
May 18 to 21
http://www.ieeevtc.org/vtc2014spring/

2014 IEEE Communication Theory Workshop (CTW 2014)
The Piscadera Bay, Curacao, The Caribbean Island of Netherlands Antilles
May 25 to 28
http://www.ieee-ctw.org/2014/index.html

CROWNCOM – 9th International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks
2-4, June
Oulu, Finland
http://crowncom.org/2014/show/home

5G Summit collocated with LTE World Summit
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
June 23 to 25
http://ws.lteconference.com/5g/

European Conference on Networks and Communications
Bologna, Italy
June 23 to 26
http://eucnc.eu/

IEEE ICC
Sydney, Australia
June 10 to 14
http://icc2014.ieee-icc.org/

ICUFN 2014- The Sixth International Conference on Ubiquitous and Future Networks
Shanghai, China
July 8 to 11
http://www.icufn.org/main/default.asp

1st International Conference on 5G for Ubiquitous Connectivity
Äkäslompolo, Finland
November 26–28, 2014
http://5guconference.org/2014/show/home

IEEE-Globecom 2014
Austin, Texas, USA
December 8 to 12
http://www.ieee-globecom.org/

 

Coming in 2015:

5G Summit
London, UK
January 6 to 8
http://5gsummit2015.com/

Please do not hesitate to comment this post so I update it with relevant conferences and tradeshows.

Nutaq plays an important role in research on 5G by delivering SDR solutions for algorithm exploration and verification. For more information, please have a look on our Massive MIMO System, Cognitive Radio Platform, mmWave communication, or device-to-device communications.