In May 2020, NCSRD team, 5G!Drones partner, performed the first feasibility flight of a drone piloting over 5G, i.e. transmitting the C2 (Communication and Control) channel over 5G. The feasibility flight was performed using the 5GENESIS Athens 5G experimentation platform located at NCSR Read more “5G!Drones feasibility trial of drone flight over 5G”
Οn behalf of the NetWorld2020 SME Working Group, a new 5G SME brochure has been released. This new brochure edition not only includes the profile of a record number of SMEs with respect to the previous editions, but also includes several SME success stories. Read more “NetWorld2020 SME Working Group – New 5G SME brochure”
The second stakeholder workshop “European 5G Observatory – 5G for growth and recovery” will take place as an online event on Friday, 25 September 2020 from 10:00-14:15. This workshop is open to all stakeholders interested in 5G, including telecom operators and suppliers, national authorities in charge of telecom Read more “2nd European 5G Observatory Stakeholder Workshop”
Virtual EuCNC 2020, 16-17 June 2020. The EuCNC2020 is the key event to showcase the excellence of European research and innovation in communication #technologies. This year the organisers turned it to an on-line event as the Covid-19 pandemic did not allow them to hold the conference in Dubrovnik as initially planned. Read more “Virtual EuCNC 2020 – Registration is open and free”
Considering COVID-19 impact and safety restrictions that apply worldwide, the 4th 5GDrones GA plenary meeting was organized remotely! This virtual GA run for 2 days (25-26 May 2020) discussing the project progress, architecture, submitted and upcoming deliverables, trial activities, review preparation and goals to be met.
Gokul Srinivasan from Robots.Expert, 5GDrones project partner, presented remotely “Challenges and Benefits of 5G in Urban Air Mobility” at the AERCOMM workshop, co-organized by 5G!Drones and EU-Korea PriMO-5G projects, at IEEE WCNC 2020 (virtual), 25 May 2020.
A 5G!Drones conference paper by partners Orange Poland and DroneRadar, entitled “5G–UASP: 5G-based multi-provider UAV platform architecture”, has been accepted at IEEE Conference on Network Softwarization, 29 June – 3 July 2020 (Virtual Conference). Congratulations to the editing teams for preparing and submitting this conference paper.
The latest 5G-PPP Newsletter, prepared by 5G-PPP, has just been released in the official 5G-PPP website. In this issue (April 2020) you may read about the latest achievements of the 5G-PPP research projects and several 5G-PPP initiatives at EU and international level (including how 5G assists the fight against COVID-19). Read more “5G-PPP Newsletter – April 2020”
The latest 5G-PPP Newsflash, prepared by the Full5G project and 5G-PPP, has just been released in the official website of 5G-PPP. In this issue you may read about the latest achievements of the 5G-PPP research projects and several 5G-PPP initiatives. Read more “5G-PPP Newsflash – April 2020”
5G!Drones, a European project bringing together industrialists, network operators and research centers, was launched in June 2019 for a three-year period. It should ultimately validate the use of 5G for delivery services by drone. Adlen Ksentini, a researcher at EURECOM, a key partner in the 5G!Drones project, explains the challenges involved.