IEEE Communication Theory Workshop
26-29 May 2019 // Selfoss, Iceland

Program

Tentative content

Keynote speakers:
May 27, 2019: 5G for Industry 4.0 – Are we there yet?
Andreas Mueller (Bosch and 5G-ACIA)

May 28, 2019: Looking anew at what we thought we knew
Muriel Médard (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

May 29, 2019: Foundational Aspects of Blockchain Protocols
Juan Garay (Texas A&M University)

 

Session 1: Security in Social Information Systems
Organizer: Anna Scaglione (Arizona State University)

Speaker 1: Negar Kiyavash (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Speaker 2: Michael Devetsikiotis (The University of New Mexico)
Speaker 3: Mike Rabbat (Facebook)
Speaker 4: Anna Scaglione (Arizona State University)

Session 2: Resilience for Network Attacks
Organizer: Bruno Sinopoli (Washington University in St. Louis)

Speaker 1: Giulia Fanti (Carnegie Mellon University)
Speaker 2: Massimo Franceschetti (University of California San Diego)
Speaker 3: Bruno Sinopoli (Washington University in St. Louis)

Session 3: Communications in the Real World: Theory & Experiments
Organizer: Howard Huang (Nokia Bell Labs)

Speaker 1: Florian Kaltenberger (Eurecom)
Speaker 2: Ashu Sabharwal (Rice University)
Speaker 3: Ivan Seskar (Rutgers University)
Speaker 4: Howard Huang (Nokia Bell Labs)
Speaker 5: Matt Reynolds (University of Washington)

Session 4: Communication Theory Core Topics
Organizer: Wei Yu (University of Toronto)

Speaker 1: Giuseppe Caire (Technical University of Berlin)
Speaker 2: Harish Vishwanathan (Nokia Bell Labs)
Speaker 3: Yonina Eldar (Technion)
Speaker 4: Mingyi Hong (University of Minnesota)

Session 5: Unconventional Communication: Emerging Modalities
Organizer: Maite Brandt-Pearce (University of Virginia)

Speaker 1: Milica Stojanovic (Northeastern University)
Speaker 2: Zhengyuan Daniel Xu (University of Science and Technology of China)
Speaker 3: Maite Brandt-Pearce (University of Virginia)
Speaker 4: Chan-Byoung Chae (Yonsei University)

Panel 1: Machine Learning: Salvation or Illusion?
Organizers: Shuguang Cui (University of California, Davis) and Sudharman Jayaweera (University of New Mexico)

Panelist 1: Keith Chugg (University of Southern California)
Panelist 2: Andrea Goldsmith (Stanford University)
Panelist 3: Tara Javidi (University of California San Diego)
Panelist 4: Slawomir Stanczak (Technische Universität Berlin)

Panel 2: Emerging IoT Applications That Will Drive 6G and New Communication Theory Problems
Organizer: Jeff Andrews (The University of Texas at Austin)

Panelist 1: Joachim Sachs (Ericsson)
Panelist 2: Gerhard Fettweis (Technische Universität Dresden)

Poster Session
Organizers: Nuria González Prelcic (The University of Texas at Austin) and Luca Sanguinetti (University of Pisa)
More information here.

Poster Session: Data Bakeoff
Organizers: Erik G. Larsson (Linköping University) and Urbashi Mitra (University of Southern California)
More information here.