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Thursday, March 4, 2021

Meet Us

Our 5G/6G experts and the research teams that contribute to 6G Flagship’s ambitious research agenda give talks and organize events or demonstrations among others, which are open to targeted audiences or the general public either virtually or onsite somewhere around the globe.
Meet Us to discuss 5G/6G research and development, wireless solutions for verticals, digitalization, new collaboration opportunities, or other related topics of importance to You!

Upcoming Events

Event: Towards 6G - Why and how?
Time: 04 March, 2021 at 10:00-11:30 (CET)
Location: Open Webinar
Target Audience: Open to all interested in development of 6G technology
Short Description: Mauri Pekkarinen, MEP, Renew Europe Group, and Bart Groothuis, MEP, Renew Europe Group, invite to an open webinar on  what the 6G technology will entail, and what the research community and the industry need to do to develop the technology. Ari Pouttu, Vice Director of the 6G Flagship, speaks about 'Research community - The state of play of 6G research' in his keynote in the event.

Event: 5G MENA 2021
Time: 22-24 March, 2021
Location: Digital Symposium
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: Matti Latva-aho, Director of 6G Flagship, speaks about '6G - The road ahead' in the event. Read more.

Event: 6G Vision Workshop
Time: 31 March, 2021
Location: Online
Short Description: Center for Wireless Technologies, CWT/e, at TU Eindhoven, Netherlands organizes a workshop on future networks with a focus on academic points of view, upcoming technologies and requirements, regulations and future users. Matti Latva-aho, Director of 6G Flagship, gives a talk highlighting the key messages from 6G Flagship viewpoint. Further event details will follow.

Past Events

Event: The European 5G Conference 2021
Time: 23-25 February, 2021
Location: Online
Target Audience:  Registered participants
Short Description: Matti Latva-aho, Director of 6G Flagship is one of the conference speakers. Read more.

Event: Virtual Workshop on New Frontiers In Wireless Spectrum Technology and Policy
Time: 12 February, 2021
Location: Online
Target Audience:  Free registration. Please register here.
Short Description: Matti Latva-aho, 6G Flagship Director, gives a keynote talk on ‘Key Drivers and Research Challenges for 6G’ in the event organized by the IRIS (Interdisciplinary National Research Center for Innovations in Spectrum) proposal team at Rutgers, Columbia, NYU, Princeton, Arizona, UT Austin, Oregon State and Syracuse. The other distinguished experts working in the spectrum field are Prof. Linda Doyle (Trinity College, University of  Dublin), and Dr. Nada Golmie (NIST).  The agenda also includes talks by Profs. Andrea Goldsmith (Princeton), Henning Schulzrinne (Columbia), Ted Rappaport (NYU) and many others from the IRIS team. Read more.

Event: 5G for Enterprise Resilience
Time: 04 February, 2021
Location: A Wipro Virtual Conference
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: Matti Latva-aho, Director of 6G Flagship speaks in session 'Future Vision: The Now And The Next - Hype Versus Reality'. Read more.

Event: Tieteen päivät
Time: 15 January, 2021
Location: Streamed to YouTube
Target Audience:  Free and open to all
Short Description: The Science Forum (Finnish: Tieteen päivät) is a biennial science festival taking place in Helsinki, Finland. The festival presents the latest research to the curious public and discuss the possibilities as well as the limits of science more broadly. Dr. Ella Peltonen, 6G Flagship, speaks about 'Tulevaisuuden Internet' (Internet of the Future) in the event. The Science Forum is organized by the Federation of the Finnish Learned Societies, the Finnish Cultural Foundation, the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters and the Finnish Academy of Technology. Read more.

Event: 5G Italy 2020
Time: 01 December 2020 at 14:30
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: 5G Italy is the event where politics, regulatory authorities, research, businesses, economy and PA meet, addressing the challenges and opportunities of the upcoming 5G network. 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a broad keynote on the roadmap to 6G. Read more.

Event: Edge AI SIG Webinar
Time: November 30 November 2020 at 13:00 - 14:30 EET
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Description: Erkki Harjula, an Assistant Professor (tenure track) at the Centre for Wireless Communications - Networks and Systems (CWC-NS) research group, ITEE, University of Oulu, and 6G Flagship, talks about 'Distributed Intelligent Edge Computing for Future Healthcare' in the event. Read more.

Event: ETSI Virtual Event on Boosting the Impact of Research & Innovation through Standardization
Time: 25 November 2020 at 09:00 - 11:45 UTC
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Description: Matti Latva-aho, 6G Flagship Director joins panel discussion on 'How do we put Europe to the forefront of 6G research and innovation?', and live and interactive Q&A with the speakers.  Read more.

Event: 5G for Enterprise Resilience
Time: 19 November 2020 at 08:00AM - 11 AM PT
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Description: Wipro in partnership with Business Finland organizes a virtual conference themed “5G for Enterprise Resilience”. 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, in his session provides the technology perspective of what 5G offers today and what 6G promises for tomorrow. Read more.

Event: 2020 Korea-EU Joint R&D Conference
Time: 12 November 2020, (CET) 07:30~07:50
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: Keynote 2. 'Key Drivers for 6G R&D (20')' presented by Matti Latva-aho, Director of 6G Flagship. Read more.

Event: 'What next for Wireless Infrastructure?' Summit
Time: 12 November 2020
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a talk about 'Key Drivers and Research Challenges for 6G' in session 'What Next 2030+?' in an event organized by the 5G Innovation Center (5GIC) at the University of Surrey with support of ETSI and TelecomTV. Read more.

Event: ETSI-5GIC Workshop
Time: 11th - 12th November 2020
Location: Online
Target Audience: Workshop participants
Short Description: ETSI and 5GIC organise a two day workshop on 5G and 6G. Focus is on research and innovation challenges. 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a talk on 'Key Drivers and Research Challenges for 6G'.

Event: The 3rd Nordic Conference on ICT: 5G for Industry & Society
Time: 05 November 2020 at 10:50 – 11:00 (CET), 11:05 - 11:30 (CET)
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho contributes to the 3rd Nordic Conference on ICT: 5G for Industry & Society with a live online presentation in the session 5G for Industry & Society to be held on November 5th at 10:50 – 11:00 hours (CET) and in addition being part of a live panel discussion from 11:05 – 11:30 (CET), also this in live online mode. The title of the presentation is: Beyond 5G and towards 6G. Read more.

Event: INDIA-NORDIC-BALTIC CONCLAVE
Time: 05 November 2020 at 15:15-16:15 hrs EET (18:45-19:45 hrs IST)
Location: Online
Short Description: Innovation and digital transformation will drive growth in an interconnected world and underpin a growing engagement between the Nordic-Baltic countries and India. The confederation of Indian Industry and the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, are jointly organizing the “India-Nordic-Baltic Conclave 2020” with a theme of “An Innovation-driven Partnership for Growth in a New World”. The conclave is focused on sectors related to the digital economy where the Nordic-Baltic region has expertise and India offers opportunity. Dr S Jaishankar, Hon’ble Minister of External Affairs, Government of India, will inaugurate the conclave together with ministerial dignitaries from the region. 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, has been invited to join the conclave as also address the session on Digital Infrastructure, scheduled from 1515-1615 hrs EET (1845-1945 hrs IST) on 5th November 2020.

Event: Episode IV: First in 6G
Time: 3 November at 12.00 EET / 15:30 IST / 18:00 SST
Location: Online
Target Audience: University of Oulu professors and alumni tell about the latest technology developments in the next generation mobile technology, engineering and ICT expertise needed in creating new technology and products and how Oulu as a recognized world-class R&D hub is a prominent place for international students to achieve their full academic potential and start their career in.
Short Description: Prof. Ari Pouttu, Vice Director of 6G Flagship, tells about world's first 6G Research Program in his speech titled 'First in 6G'. Read more.

Event: 6G-webcast
Time: 28 October at 14:00 - 16:00 (Helsinki, Finland UTC +2:00)    
Location: Online
Short Description: 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a talk on 'Key Drivers and Research Challenges for 6G'. The event is organized by TiES, and themed 'beyond 5G'. Read more.

Event: 6G Meets AIF Webinar 2   
Time: 27 October 2020 at 9:00-10:30 (Helsinki, Finland UTC +2:00)    
Location: Online    
Target Audience: AIF ecosystem members    
Short Description: 6G Flagship’s experts will introduce research program goals and collaboration possibilities in two webinar sessions organized in Finnish language. Read more and register.

Event: 6G Symposium    
Time: 21 October 2020 at 13:45– 14:55 EST    
Location: Online    
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: Prof. Ari Pouttu joins “Panel 6: Platforms for Experimental Research: Are we ready for 6G?” to discuss future 6G testbeds. More information: https://www.6gsymposium.com/agenda

Event: TSDSI Tech Deep Dive 2020
Time: 19 October 2020
Location: Online
Target Audience: An Annual TSDSI Technical Deep Dive (TTDD) Conference, where  technocrats, researchers and standards experts from around the world come together to discuss topics related to global standardisation activities, and emerging and futuristic technology trends.
Short Description: 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a Keynote Speech about 'Key Drivers for 6G Development', and acts as a panelist in panel discussion about 'Evolution of Technologies for Networks and Services in the Coming Decade'.
Read more.

Event: Langattomuus teollisuudessa -työpaja    
Time: 9 October 2020 at 12:00–15:00 (Helsinki, Finland UTC +3:00)    
Location: Online    
Target Audience: Expert interested in Business Finland project proposal preparation    
Short Description: 6G Flagship organizes an open innovation event in Finnish language to discuss current and future needs and possibilities for sustainable wireless 5G solutions. The goal is to find new partners for Business Finland project proposal preparation.
Read more and register: https://www.6gchannel.com/items/langattomuus-teollisuudessa-tyopaja/

Event: Shaking Up Tech
Time: 8 October 2020 at 09:00–10:05
Location: Online
Target Audience: High School Students
Short Description: Aalto University, LUT University and University of Oulu will host a coordinated Shaking up Tech event, which aims to inspire young women to study technology after high school. Marja Matinmikko-Blue, 6G Flagship Research Coordinator, will speak about her views and career in the event.
Read more: https://shakinguptech.com/tapahtuma/online/

Event: 6G Meets AIF Webinar 1    
Time: 2 October 2020 at 9:00-10:30 (Helsinki, Finland UTC +3:00)    
Location: Online   
Target Audience: AIF ecosystem members    
Short Description: 6G Flagship’s experts will introduce research program goals and collaboration possibilities in two webinar sessions organized in Finnish language.

Event: Global 6G Conference
Time: 16-18 September, 2020
Location: Online (Beijing)
Target Audience: Conference participants
Short Description: 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a keynote in the conference.

Event: EuCNC 2020 Conference
Time: 16 June, 2020
Location: Online
Target Audience: Registered participants
Short Description: 6G Flagship Director, Matti Latva-aho, gives a keynote 'Key drivers and research challenges for 6G' in the conference. Read more.

Event: Oulu Boost Event
Time: 10-11 December, 2019
Location: Finnkino Plaza, Oulu, Finland
Target Audience: Decision makers and city officials
Short Description: Oulu Boost Event 2019 brings together top-level decision makers and city officials from leading European cities to share insights on how cities are exploiting digital solutions in the process of digital transformation to serve their citizens in a user-centric and effective way. Read more.

Event: ICT Proposers' Day 2019
Time: 19-20 September, 2019
Location: Messukeskus, Helsinki, Finland
Target Audience: Media, citizens, universities, companies, organisations and communities
Short Description: The event is a significant networking and information-sharing event promoting European ICT Research and Innovation. Marja Matinmikko-Blue, 6G Flagship Research Coordinator, introduces in the event Finnish 6F Flagship, World's first 6G Research Programme; and World's first 6G White Paper. Read more.

Event: MWC 2019
Time: February 24-27, 2019
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Target Audience: Mobile World Congress is the world’s leading exhibition for the mobile industry for innovators, creators and leaders.
Short Description: 6G Flaghip experts discuss about future of wireless and its potential for co-operation at Finland Pavilion.
More: https://www.gsma.com/futurenetworks/events/mwc-barcelona-2019/

Event: Pesti Career Days
Time: January 2019 and January 2020
Location: University of Oulu
Target Audience: Students
Short Description: PESTI Career Day is organized at the University of Oulu, Linnanmaa campus every year in  January. The largest recruitment fair in the engineering field in Northern Finland provides an opportunity for students to network with company representatives and to find out what kind of career opportunities the technology branch, and 6G Flagship, has to offer.

Event: IEEE GLOBECOM 2018
Time: 9-13 December 2018
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE
Target Audience: Registered Participants
Short Description: Visit 6G Flagship stand and experts to hear more about next generation wireless technologies and how to join the 6G Flagship.
More: https://globecom2018.ieee-globecom.org/

Event: Abi -päivät
Time: November 2018, 2019 (annually in November)
Location: University of Oulu
Target Audience: High school students
Short Description: Opportunity to get acquainted with the ICT related educational offer of the University of Oulu and faculty of ITEE in 6G Flagship stands.

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Last updated: 26.2.2021