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5G Technology and Standards Track

October 26, 2018

5G Technology and Standards Track @IMC2018

(26th October 2018, Hotel Aloft, Opposite IMC Main Pavilion, Aerocity, New Delhi)

 October 26, 2018

TSDSI and IEEE hosted a one day “5G Technology and Standards Workshop” under the aegis of the India Mobile Congress 2018 on Friday, October 26, 2018 in New Delhi. The workshop was conducted  in Hotel Aloft, located opposite the IMC Main Pavilion in Aerocity, New Delhi.

About the Workshop: The workshop  aimed at bringing together technology experts and stakeholders from the Government, Industry, Research and Development Organizations, Academia to discuss emerging trends in 5G technologies, the opportunities and challenges that these pose for a broad spectrum of verticals including tactical and first responder missions, and infrastructure and ecosystem preparedness. It was a catalyst to help define various use cases, drive standards, and investigate deployment issues suitable for 5G networks.

The workshop had expert talks on topics related to MIMO, Network Slicing in context of supporting applications, Edge Automation, Security, Cognitive Radio, 5G Fronthaul, Devices Testing Ecosystem, 5G Test Beds and Deployment considerations and much more. An Overview of the IEEE Future Network Initiatives was given.

The links of the presentations of the speakers are provided below.

Detailed Agenda Schedule is given below.

 The speaker list includes a galaxy of renowned experts, like Prof. Paulraj, Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Dr. Ashutosh Dutta, Prof. Debabrata Das, Dr. Dilip Krishnaswamy, Ms. Kaniz Mahdi, Ms. Pamela Kumar, Dr. Radha Krishan Ganti, Dr. Lars Nielsen, Dr. SaiDhiraj Amuru, Dr. Lars Neilsen, Mr. Phil Twist, Mr. Jishnu Aravindakshan, Mr. Parag Naik, Mr. Ravi Annaswamy, Mr. Srinivasan Ramanujam, Mr Abhishek Tiwari and others.

 26th October 2018, 09:30-18:30 IST

Hotel Aloft, Aerocity, New Delhi

Workshop Contact:

Mr Rohit Rawat, TSDSI, rohit@tsdsi.in, Cell: 8860479588

Mr Dhruv Sood, IMC, dhruv@indiamobilecongress.com, Cell: 8076323620

Please find below the agenda for the workshop

“5G Technology and Standards Track Agenda”

Schedule Topic Speaker
1000-1010 Inauguration, Lighting of Lamp and Opening Remarks by

Mr. James Jefferies, President IEEE,

Ms. Pamela Kumar, Director General, TSDSI and

Mr R K Pathak, DDG- International Cooperation, DoT

1010-1040 Keynote 1- India’s Roadmap for 5G Prof. Arogyaswami J. Paulraj Emeritus, Stanford University
1040-1110 Keynote 2 – Exploring new technologies and directions for 5G and Future Networks & Systems Dr. Dilip Krishnaswamy, VP Advanced Technologies, Reliance JIO
1110-1125 Future Network Initiative Overview Dr. Ashutosh Dutta, Co-Chair IEEE Future Network Initiatives
1125-1150 An Overview of the Indian 5G Testbed Dr Radha Krishna Ganti, Associate Professor, IIT Madras
1150-1205 BREAK
1205-1230 Radio Resource Optimization in Case of Profile-Migration for 5G Network Slicing Prof. Debabrata Das, Professor and Hewlett Packard Chair, IIIT-Bangalore
1230-1255 Massive MIMO for 5G and Beyond Dr. SaiDhiraj Amuru, Adjunct Assistant Professor, IIT Hyderabad
1255-1320 5G Deployments – Key Considerations Mr. Phil Twist, Vice President (Networks Marketing and Communications), NOKIA
1415-1445 Keynote 3 – Fog and Software Defined Networking paradigms in 5th Generation Wireless Communication Networks Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Director, IIT Kanpur
1445-1510 Cognitive RAN: Next generation 6g network Mr. Parag Naik, CEO, Saankhya Labs
1510-1530 Security for SDN/NFV and 5G Networks – Opportunities and Challenges Dr. Ashutosh Dutta, Senior Scientist, JHU/APL
1530-1555 A deep dive into 5G Optical Fronthaul Mr. Jishnu Aravindakshan, Principal Engineer, CTO’s office, Tejas Networks India Limited.
1555-1620 Distributing intelligence for the value constructs of the future Mr. Jatinder Pal, Director Sales Engineering -APAC, Ciena USA
1635-1700 Turning 5G and IoT standards into quality devices with verified performance Dr. Lars Nielsen, General Manager, Global Certification Forum
1700-1725 5G Applications and Services and new business models Mr. Ravi Annaswamy, CEO Innohabit and Secretary for IEEE R10
1725-1750 Bringing the World Closer Together Dr. Abhishek Tiwari Communications Systems Lead, Facebook
1750-1805 Edge Computing for 5G, use-case and evolution Mr. Srinivasan Ramanujam


1805-1815 Closing Remarks Prof. Abhay Karandikar, Chairman TSDSI




October 26, 2018