2015 NJACS

2015 IEEE North Jersey Advanced Communications Symposium – Dec. 5, 2015

The 3rd IEEE North Jersey Advanced Communications Symposium (NJACS) will be held at the Babbio Center, Stevens Institute of Technology, in Hoboken, NJ, on Saturday December 5, 2015. The symposium consists of four invited presentations and a parallel poster session.

In the previous editions of this symposium, in 2013 and 2014, it was well attended, with 84 participants and 78 participants from New Jersey and New York, see [2013-NJACS] and [2014-NJACS].

The symposium program is available now [pdf], as well as the Call for Posters [link].

Registration for this event is required. Please check the registration page for more information.

Symposium Program

The symposium program is as follows:

09:15-10:00   Registration, Meet and Greet, Poster Set-Up
10:00-10:15 Opening Remarks
10:15-11:00 5G: What Can We Learn From the Previous Four Generations
Dr. Henning Schulzrinne, Professor, Columbia University
11:00-11:45 Cell-Free Massive MIMO: Uniformly Great Service for Everyone
Dr. Alexei Ashikhmin, Commun. and Stat. Research, Bell Laboratories, Alcatel-Lucent
11:45-13:00 Lunch and Poster Presentations
13:00-13:45 Millimeter Wave Networks: Challenges and Opportunities
Dr. Nazmul Islam, Senior Engineer, Qualcomm
13:45-14:30 Internet of Things: Advances and Applications
Dr. Kevin Lu, Adj. Professor, Stevens Inst. of Techn., former Chief Scientist, Telcordia
14:30-14:45 Poster Awards
14:45-15:00 Closing Remarks
15:00-15:30 Networking

This symposium is being organized by the IEEE North Jersey Section and its Communications, Computer, Information Theory and Vehicular Technology Chapters. The event is co-sponsored by the IEEE New Jersey Coast Section’s Communications, Computer, and AP/VT/EMC Chapters as well as the IEEE Princeton/Central Jersey Section’s Computer and Consumer Electronics/Communications Chapters.