Home > Tags News > IMDEA Networks

IMDEA Networks

Sustainable Embedded Wireless Systems Reduce Environmental Impact of ICT

09 Mar 2018 - 11:11 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

Renowned international scientists have presented first-level research results on the intersection of embedded systems and wireless networks at the EWSN 2018 conference. The international event covered a wide range of topics going from energy constrained applications, security, emerging networking paradigms and protocols to distributed computing and cyber physical systems. Special emphasis was put on the reduction of the carbon footprint that the increasing use of ICT technologies imposes on the planet.

Research Directions for 5G and Beyond Testbeds

28 Feb 2018 - 09:42 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

With current wireless data networks in the "fourth generation" or 4G, key players in the ICT sector are already paving the way for 5G wireless data networks and beyond technologies. At Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona this week we are witnessing examples of how current investment into this next generation networks has spread across research initiatives worldwide.

“The continuous need to understand better the small and the big things of the world around and within us is fascinating”

16 Feb 2018 - 09:57 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

As his research stay at IMDEA Networks comes to an end, we interview Prof. Ioannis Stavrakakis, who joined us in March 2017 as a Visiting Professor. During this period he has also occupied a visiting professorship at University Carlos III of Madrid and the prestigious Chair of Excellence from the Comunidad de Madrid.

"5G networks will transform tourism by giving us almost unlimited real-time access to communications, data and computation services"

24 Jan 2018 - 09:14 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

The organizers of FITUR 2018, the annual international tourism fair celebrated at IFEMA (Madrid, Spain), interview Arturo Azcorra, Director of IMDEA Networks, Telematics professor at Universidad Carlos III of Madrid and Vice President of 5TONIC.

The King and Queen of Spain inaugurate the IFEMA LAB 5G at FITUR 2018

22 Jan 2018 - 09:28 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia inaugurated last week the IFEMA LAB 5G presented at the International Tourism Fair, FITUR 2018, held in Madrid from January 17th to the 21st. During the opening visit to the fair, the Spanish Monarchs visited the stand of the IFEMA LAB 5G, an initiative launched by IFEMA and 5TONIC to explore ways of applying 5G technology to the tourism and trade fair sectors. 

Edward Knightly named ACM Fellow 2017

15 Jan 2018 - 10:08 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

Edward Knightly, Sheafor-Lindsay Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and department chair at Rice University (Houston, TX, USA) and a member of the Scientific Council of IMDEA Networks Institute (Madrid, Spain) has been named a fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for 2017. ACM is the world’s largest computing society.


IFEMA takes the first step towards the “AUGMENTED TRADE FAIR” at FITUR 2018

12 Jan 2018 - 17:06 (Madrid Time) -- imdea-admin

FITUR 2018 will be the presentation platform for a series of technological solutions aimed at the tourism industry and fair management, ready to spring into action with 5G technology- still in the standardisation process-,, in the near future. This is a line of prototypes developed by a multi-disciplinary team of researchers who have been working since last September at the IFEMA LAB 5G laboratory, set up by IFEMA and 5TONIC, a company founded by Telefónica, IMDEA Networks Institute, and  ERICSSON.


Subscribe to RSS - IMDEA Networks