2018 Committee

 

Sanjay Jha
Sanjay Jha
General Chair
Ashutosh Dutta
Ashutosh Dutta
General Co-Chair
Johns Hopkins University
Applied Physics Lab (JHU/APL)
Gerhard Fettweis
Gerhard Fettweis
General Co-Chair
Technical University of Dresden
Latif Ladid
Latif Ladid
General Co-Chair
IPv6 Forum
University of Luxembourg

Steering Committee

Heinz Bernold
Heinz Bernold
Boston Consulting Group

Jean-Pierre Bienaimé
5G Infrastructure Association (5G-IA)

Li-Fung Chang

5G Technology Program Office,
MOEA (Ministry of Economic Affairs)

Upkar Dhaliwal
Future Wireless Technologies
Andrea Goldsmith
Andrea Goldsmith
Stanford
Asha Keddy
Asha Keddy
Intel

Tim Lee 
Boeing

Peter Nagy
IEEE Region 8
Vincent Poor
Vincent Poor
Princeton University
Henning Schulzrinne
Henning Schulzrinne
Columbia University

Peter Vetter
Nokia Bell Labs
 
Peiying Zhu
Huawei

Technical Program Committee


Debabani Choudhury
Intel Labs

Octavia Dobre
Memorial University
Dilip Krishnaswamy
Dilip Krishnaswamy
Reliance Jio Infocomm
Adlen Ksentini
Adlen Ksentini
Eurecom
Athul Prasad
Athul Prasad
Nokia
Essaid Sabir
Essaid Sabir
University of Casablanca
Konstantinos Samdanis
Konstantinos Samdanis
Huawei

Antonio Skarmeta
University of Murcia
 Charlie Zhang
Charlie Zhang
Samsung

Keynote Co-Chairs

Ashutosh Dutta
Ashutosh Dutta
Johns Hopkins University
Applied Physics Lab (JHU/APL)
Gerhard Fettweis
Gerhard Fettweis
Dresden University of Technology
Latif Ladid
Latif Ladid
IPv6

Publicity Committee


Baldomero Coll Perales

Universidad Miguel Hernández de Elche
Debabrata Das
Debabrata Das
International Institute
of Information Technology,
Bangalore
Xiaohu Ge
Xiaohu Ge
Huazhong University of
Science & Technology
Chih-Lin I
Chih-Lin I
China Mobile
Diego Lopez
Diego Lopez
Telefonica
Christian Makaya
Christian Makaya
IBM Research

Mithun Mukherjee

Guangdong University of Petrochemical Technology
   Akihiro Nakao
Akihiro Nakao
University of Tokyo

Workshop Co-Chairs


Bala Krishna Maddali
USICT, GGS Indraprastha
University, India
 Imran Shafique Ansari
Imran Shafique Ansari
Texas A&M at Quatar (TAMUQ)

Industry Forum and Panel Co-Chairs


Abir Chermiti

ISSAT Sousse

Puneet Mishra
Indian Space Research Organization

Anand Prasad 
NEC
Ajay Rajkumar
Ajay Rajkumar
Nokia

Verticals / Topicals Co-Chairs


Feras Abougalala
Nistica
5G Optics
 
Ravikiran Annaswamy 
Innohabit Technologies
5G Applications

Mate Boban
Huawei
Automotive Intelligent Transport

Periklis Chatzimisios

Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki, Greece
5G  for the
Industrial Internet of Things

Debabani Choudhury 

Intel Labs
5G Design, Test, and Measurement Challenges

Upkar Dhaliwal
Future Wireless Technologies
Open API, Unbundled, Open Source, and Testbeds

Alex Gelman

NETovations Consulting Group
Standards and Deployment 

Javier Gozalvez
Universidad Miguel
Hernández de Elche
Automotive Intelligent Transport

Andrew J Haire
AJH Communications, LLC
Policy and Regulations

Gerry Hayes 
Wireless Research Center
E-Health and Mobile Health over 5G Networks

Eileen Healy

Healy & Co
Policy and Regulations

Rajendra Hegadi 
Indian Institute of Information Technology
5G Security and Privacy

Lawrence Hughes
Sixscape Communications
5G Security and Privacy

Ron Katznelson
Bi-Level Technologies
The Evolving Patent Law Landscape and its Effect on 5G Innovation

Paul Khanna

National Instruments
5G Design, Test, and Measurement Challenges
 
David Kravitz
DarkMatter
5G Security and Privacy

Thomas Magedanz
Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS
5G  for the
Industrial Internet of Things

Luis Mirabal
Qualcomm, Inc.
Open API, Unbundled, Open Source, and Testbeds

Narendra Mangra

GlobeNet
5G Applications

Athul Prasad
Nokia
Media & Entertainment

Tom Strasser 
Nistica
5G Optics 

John K Zao
National Chiao-Tung University and OpenFog Consortium
Standards and Deployment 

Start-Ups Co-Chairs


Douglas Coates

KDC TechSolutions

Sudhir Dixit
Basic Internet Foundation &
Wireless World Research Forum

Titus Lo
Independent Consultant

Jay Merja
MUVR Technology Private
 
Neeli Prasad
International Technological University (ITU)
 

 

Sponsorship Co-Chairs

Chi-Ming Chen
Chi-Ming Chen
AT&T

Upkar Dhaliwal
Future Wireless Technologies

Puneet Mishra
Indian Space Research Organization

Jibin Sabu
Agrima Infotech

Publications Co-Chairs

Shweta Jain
Shweta Jain
CUNY
Roger Piqueras
Roger Piqueras
Bloomberg
Essaid Sabir
Essaid Sabir
University of Casablanca

Exhibition  Co-Chairs

 
Komlan Egoh
Stroz Friedberg
 
Alireza Ghasempour 
University of Applied Science and Technology

PhD Forum Co-Chairs

Imran Shafique Ansari
Imran Shafique Ansari
Texas A&M at Quatar (TAMUQ)

Vincenzo Piuri
University of Milan

Meryem Simsek
ICSI, Berkeley

Special Sessions Co-Chairs

 
Alireza Ghasempour 
University of Applied Science and Technology

Pascal Nsame
IBM

Tutorials Co-Chairs


Bala Krishna Maddali
USICT, GGS Indraprastha
University, India
 
Vivek Deshpande
VIT College of Engineering
  
Alireza Ghasempour 
University of Applied Science and Technology

Amruthur Narasimhan CISSP
Global 5G Tutorial Coordinator/Chair

Hackathon Co-Chairs


Khaled Mokhtar
Etisalat

Ivan Seskar 
Rutgers University

Local Arrangement Co-Chairs


Sihaya Jones
Executive Luxury Travel Specialist

Paul Khanna

National Instruments

Saurabh Sureka
A10 Networks

Financial Chair


Fran O’Connell
Skylink Technology Inc

Website Chair


Komlan Egoh
Stroz Friedberg