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Wireless Innovation Workshop Agenda

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Join research institutions, educators and industry leaders at the Wireless Innovation Workshop from April 21 – 22 at the University of Notre Dame.

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Wireless Innovation Workshop


Tuesday, April 21
1:30 p.m.–2:00 p.m. Registration

2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Lab Tour and Demonstrations (Snacks and refreshments provided) 

Wednesday, April 22
7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.


8:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.

Welcome Keynote

Ian Wong, National Instruments

9:00 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Notre Dame Wireless Overview

Nick Laneman, Notre Dame

9:45 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Coffee Break and Demonstrations
10:00 a.m.–10:45 a.m. 

NI 5G and Advanced Research Program

Wes McCoy, National Instruments

10:45 a.m.–11:30 a.m.

Looking Ahead to 5G; Building a virtual zero latency gigabit experience

Tim Thomas, Nokia

11:30 a.m.12:15 p.m.

On Channel Coding for 5G

Predrag Spasojevic, Rutgers

12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
1:15 p.m.–1:45 p.m.

Solutions for Prototyping 5G Systems

Erik Luther, National Instruments

1:45 p.m.–2:30 p.m.

NSF Investments in Fundamental Wireless Networking Research

Thyagarajan Nandagopal, National Science Foundation

2:30 p.m.–2:45 p.m. Coffee Break and Demonstrations
2:45 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Future Directions for Wi-Fi and mmW Backhaul

Monisha Ghosh, Interdigital

3:30 p.m.–4:15 p.m.

Distributed MIMO Techniques to Leverage the Internet of Things

David Love, Purdue

4:15 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Closing Remarks and Discussion

Erik Luther, National Instruments