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Blog Archive - January 2016

IEEE ComSoc Global Membership [Infographic]

IEEE ComSoc Global Membership [Infographic]

IEEE ComSoc Global Membership [Infographic]

 

 

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More Courses Open from IEEE ComSoc Training. Get Inspired.

More Courses Open from IEEE ComSoc Training. Get Inspired.
Wednesday, 16 March - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
An Introduction to Wi-Fi
Instructor: Daniel Wong
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
Wednesday, 30 March - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
High Throughput Satellites
Instructor: Bruce Elbert
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
5-8 April 9:00 am to 3:00 pm EST
4 Day Intensive Wireless Communications Course:
Intermediate Level - Covering 7 Key Areas of Wireless
Instructor: Alan Bensky
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
5-8 April - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm EST
2 For 1 Deal: April 4 Day Intensive Wireless Course
plus Spring 2016 WCET Exam Seat
Instructor: Alan Bensky
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
20 April - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
From LTE to LTE-Advanced and Beyond
Instructor: Daniel Wong
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
27 April - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm EST
Wireless for the Internet of Things (IoT)
Instructor: Lee Vishloff
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
4 May - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm EST
Fundamentals of 4G Small Cell Deployments
Instructor: Jonathan Levine
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
8 June - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
Enabling Wireless Towards and In 2020
Instructor: Javan Erfanian
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
Wednesday, 27 July - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and the Road to 5G
Instructor: Javan Erfanian
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
Wednesday, 28 September - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EST
Wireless for the Internet of Things (IoT)
Instructor: Lee Vishloff
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
 
 
BOOK NOW >

Limited Seating
 
For more information, visit www.comsoc.org/training
 

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IEEE WCET Launches New Website and the 2016 IEEE WCET Candidate’s Handbook

IEEE WCET Launches New Website and the 2016 IEEE WCET Candidate’s Handbook
Announcing the launch of the new IEEE WCET Certification website!  
 
The IEEE Wireless Communication Engineering Technology Certification (WCET) site has been redesigned with a refined look and feel which features streamlined navigation to improve the overall user experience. 
 
Finding the key information about the certification program is now easier than ever. Whether you’re a candidate, an employer, or a current IEEE WCP (Wireless Communications Professional), you will enjoy a cleaner, more vibrant site with essential information right on the homepage. Candidates can Learn, Apply, and connect to valuable Resources with ease.
 
Accessing to the new 2016 IEEE WCET Candidate's Handbook is now just a click away. The Handbook instantly reveals the outlines of everything you need to know when applying, studying for testing for the WCET certification exam.
 
You can now also Subscribe to the IEEE WCET program news and alerts, and the WCP eNewsletter. 
 
2016 Spring Testing Window is approaching! It’s a perfect time to come and explore the new and improved IEEE WCET website.  
 

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On the Road to 5G - Live Online Course on LTE-Advanced

On the Road to 5G - Live Online Course on LTE-Advanced
Ready. Set. Go! On the Road to 5G
 
Understanding LTE-Advanced, 
Its End-to-End Roadmap to 5G,
and SON / Densification
 
Wednesday, 3 February 2016 - 9:00am to 4:30pm EST
Online via WebEx
$250 IEEE ComSoc member | $280 IEEE member | $330 non-member
 
Hop on this amazing ride with our wireless expert, in a live online session that outlines the LTE roadmap to 5G. Marvel at the emerging and new paradigms' evolution along the way.
 
From key technologies, their attributes, roles and prospects, to the astonishing change in landscape and the shifts in enabling environment, in this one-day journey, you will foresee a breathtaking picture of the next several years — through such paradigms as:
  • Densification
  • Small cells
  • Machine-type communication and virtualization
  • Self-organizing network (SON) technologies
  • Standards 
and its future success together with the maturity of other technologies.
 
You will learn about LTE standardization evolution, enabling the Internet of Things, and the road to 5G.
 
Ready for the exciting LTE journey to 5G? 
 
 
Register Now
 

Limited Seating.
Registration closes on 4:00 p.m. EST on 29 January.

For upcoming courses, visit www.comsoc.org/training
 

 

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Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications for 5G

Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications for 5G
 
Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications for 5G
A highly recommended 2-Day course for anyone who is looking to broaden the knowledge in mmWave communications technology in the dawn of a new age.
 
Instructor:
Professor Ted Rappaport, a pioneer in millimeter wave wireless communications.
 
The course includes e-text book "Millimeter Wave Wireless Communications"
by Ted Rappaport, Robert Heath Jr., Robert Daniels, James Murdock. 
 
 
Register Now
 
Course registration fee: $395 non-member; $295 IEEE/ComSoc member
Learn at your own pace, anywhere, anytime at your convenience.
 
For upcoming courses, visit www.comsoc.org/training
 
 

 

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Infographic: Internet of Things (IoT)

Infographic: Internet of Things (IoT)

To learn about the latest on wireless and the Internet of Things, what the requirements are to make products legal for sale and what potential mistakes to avoid, join us for an information-packed live online course by our wireless systems and product design expert Lee Vishloff. It will help you select a wireless solution for your IoT application. Your participation could be critical to the success of your product. 

 

The last time this course was offered, it was "Sold Out." Make your reservation today to secure your seat on 27 April.

 
27 April - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm EST
Wireless for the Internet of Things (IoT)
Instructor: Lee Vishloff
Live Online! Webcast via WebEx
 
 

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Tech Focus Features Articles On IoT

Tech Focus Features Articles On IoT
Tech Focus Featured Technology: IoT

Four Complimentary Papers. One Focus. 
 
• The Internet of Bio-Nano Things
• Toward Better Horizontal Integration Among IoT Services
• Internet of Things: A Survey on Enabling Technologies, Protocols, and Applications
• Security and Privacy in the Internet-of-Things Under Time-and-Budget-Limited Adversary Model
 
ACCESS NOW
Tech Focus Sponsor
IEEE ComSoc Content Sponsored by Keysight Technologies

For other featured Tech Focus topics, visit www.comsoc.org/TechFocus
For sponsorship opportunities, contact Mark David at m.david@ieee.org
 
 

 

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Ready to Serve A Hot IoT Course

Ready to Serve A Hot IoT Course
A Hot Course To Start the New Year
 
Wireless for the Internet of Things
27 January 2016 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm EDT
Live Online Course via WebEx | $125 IEEE/ComSoc member; $150 non-member
 
What's on the Menu? 
 
Wireless systems and product design expert Lee Vishloff is serving up a savory information-packed course to help satisfy your ravenous appetite for the latest on wireless and the Internet of Things.
 
Whet your palate with an introduction to the different RF propagation environments that one encounters with IoT applications followed by a generous portion of insights into the heart of radio technology, including:
 
·       RF and antenna performance
·       receiver and transmitter specifications
·       Wireless and Networking standards.
 
Learn what the requirements are to make products legal for sale and what potential mistakes to avoid.
 
If you are an engineer creating or about to create products for use with Internet of Things applications, join us for this live online course that can help you select a wireless solution for your IoT application. Your participation could be critical to the success of your product. 
 
Why wait? The last time this course was offered, it was "Sold Out." Make your reservation today to secure your seat on 27 January.
 
Earn 0.3 IEEE Continuing Education Units for participating.
For more information, visit www.comsoc.org/training
 

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IEEE Transactions On Mobile Computing Seeks New Editor-in-Chief

IEEE Transactions On Mobile Computing Seeks New Editor-in-Chief
Are you seeking what we're seeking? IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing is currently calling for applications for the position of  Editor-in-Chief for 2017-2019 Term.
 
IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing is a joint publication of the IEEE Communications Society, IEEE Computer Society, IEEE Circuits and Systems Society, and IEEE Signal Processing Society. The new Editor-in-Chief will serve a three-year term starting 1 January 2017.
 
Prospective candidates are asked to provide (as PDF files) by 1 March 2016 a complete curriculum vitae, a brief plan for the publication’s future, and a letter of support from their institution or employer.
 
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
 
Candidates for any editor-in-chief position should possess significant editorial experience and a good understanding of industry, academic, and government aspects of the specific publication’s field.
 
In addition, candidates must demonstrate the managerial skills necessary to process manuscripts through the editorial cycle in a timely fashion. An editor in chief must be able to attract respected experts to his or her Editorial Board. Major responsibilities include:
  • providing a clear, broad focus through the promotion of personal vision and guidance where appropriate; and
  • directing Editorial Board members to seek special issue proposals and manuscripts in specific areas;
  • selecting competent manuscript reviewers with the help of Editorial Board members and managing timely reviews of manuscripts;
  • identifying and appointing editorial board members with the concurrence of the Steering Committee;
  • actively soliciting high-quality manuscripts from potential authors and, with support from publication staff, helping these authors get their manuscripts published;
  • resolving conflicts or problems as necessary.
Applicants should possess recognized expertise in the computer science and engineering community, and must have clear employer support. Membership in the IEEE Communications Society is also required for the duration of the appointment.
 
For more information on the search process and to submit application materials, please contact:
Kathleen Henry, khenry@computer.org.
 
Additional information about TMC is available at www.computer.org/tmc.
 

 

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Let's Have A Great Year!

The new President of the IEEE Communications Society, Harvey Freeman, wishes all a very happy and healthy 2016. Harvey encourages the ComSoc community to reach out to him or any member of the Board of Governors for any comments and suggestions, and to join the IEEE Communications Society. 

 

Join the IEEE and Communications Society or add the Communications Society if you are already IEEE members.

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