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8th IMDEA Networks Annual International Workshop
9 June 2016 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
Speaker(s): 
Members of IMDEA Networks’ Scientific Council and researchers
Location: 

Room 1.1/2 IMDEA Networks Institute, Avda. del Mar Mediterráneo 22, 28918 Leganés – Madrid

Organization: 
IMDEA Networks Institute

IMDEA Networks Institute annually holds a by-invitation-only thematic workshop in Madrid. The workshop accompanies a meeting of our Scientific Council comprised of prominent researchers. In addition to talks by Scientific Council members, the workshop includes invited talks by external experts in the research theme of the workshop. The goal of the 2016 event is to foster discussion and present disruptive visions on a critical aspect of future wireless networks.

The workshop program is aimed at presenting recent research results from participants, debate on and identify priorities and challenges in the research agenda, as well as exploring new paths towards making future networks a true commodity for the needs of society.

Agenda

9:00 - 9:25 Doors open and coffee
Reception
 
9:25 - 9:30 Joerg Widmer (IMDEA Networks Institute)
Introduction and Welcome
Reception
 
9:30 – 10:30 Mario Gerla (UCLA)
Keynote speech
Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2
 
10:30 – 11:30 Arturo Azcorra/Albert Banchs (IMDEA Networks Institute)
IMDEA Networks: the big picture, research direction, projects,
numbers, goals; “where are we and what is the vision for the future”

Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2
 
11:30 – 13:00 Break out session 1
Presentations from IMDEA Networks faculty and Scientific Council members
Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2
 
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch
Garden
 
14:30 – 15:30 Break out session 2
Focus on discussion, brainstorming, future project/collaboration planning
War Room & Peace Room
 
15:30 – 16:30 Scientific Posters Exhibit & Demo session (during coffee break)
Discussion area 2nd floor
 
16:30 - 17:30 Wrap up, results from discussions, conclusions
Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2

Please note: Attendance is by invitation only