Welcome to ICT 2013!
ICT GREENING THE WORLD
In addition to high-traffic high-speed multimedia ubiquitous communications requirements, the Information Society is facing new challenges such as energy efficiency, self-deployment/self-organizing behavior, low electromagnetic radiation, scalability, and flexibility. Moreover, "Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Greening the World" is a also new direction promoting information and communication technologies as tools that enable the design of eco-friendly solutions and systems to encourage innovation and improve citizens lives. Information security over wireless, Small cells, Heterogeneous networks, Radio over Fiber, Software Defined Networks, Cloud Computing, Smart grids and Smart cities are new trends that open up new perspectives in the ICT R&D field and thus are within the scope of ICT 2013.
INTERNET OF THINGS - CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Hamid Aghvami, Director of the Institute of Telecommunications at King’s College London, UK
THE NEW INTERNET BASED ON IPv6
Prof. Latif LADID, President of IPV6 Forum and Chair of European IPv6 Task Force
FULL-STEAM AHEAD - TOWARDS A ’GREEN’ WIRELESS FUTURE...
Lajos Hanzo, School of ECS, Univ. of Southampton, UK
ON MANAGING HETEROGENEITY IN PRODUCTION CLOUD COMPUTING ENVIRONMENTS
Raouf Boutaba, Professor, University of Waterloo (Canada), IEEE Fellow
SMART ANTENNA ARRAYS FOR COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS
Miguel Angel LAGUNAS, Director of CTTC, Spain
FUSION OF SATELLITE AND TELECOMMUNICATION NETWORK BASED POSITIONING METHODS
Prof. Francis Castanie, Director of TEsA, Toulouse, France
WHEN, WHERE AND HOW MUCH FEEDBACK? COMMUNICATIONS WITH DELAYED AND LIMITED FEEDBACK
Petros Elia, Assistant Professor Mobile Communications Department, EURECOM, France
PARTNERS EUROPEAN PROJECTS
European FPC Project COST Action IC0902