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We are ComSoc, the IEEE Communications Society.

We proudly represent a global network of engineers, practitioners and academics—27,000+ members strong, spanning the globe in 140 countries—contributing our talents to the continual innovation of technology in communication. We are engineering professionals with a singular purpose: to better humanity through advancements in communications and networking technology.

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9-13 December 2019 // Waikoloa, HI, USA

IEEE Global Communications Conference
Themed “Revolutionizing Communications,” this flagship conference of IEEE ComSoc will feature a comprehensive high-quality technical program and a content-rich Industry program with expected attendance of more than 2,000 professionals, experts and innovators.

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IEEE ComSoc Training

IEEE ComSoc Training provides the resources and tools you need to advance your career.

Our in-depth training courses cover a wide variety of current topics in communications technology and offers the most up-to-date technical content available anywhere.

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10-13 January 2020 // Las Vegas // USA

IEEE Consumer Communications & Networking Conference
IEEE CCNC is a major annual international conference organized with the objective of bringing together researchers, developers, and practitioners from academia and industry working in all areas of consumer communications and networking.

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IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society

Rapid Review | Open Access Journal

The IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society (OJ-COMS) is an open access, all-electronic journal that publishes original high-quality manuscripts on advances in the state of the art of telecommunications systems and networks. Hallmarks of the IEEE Open Journal of the Communications Society (OJ-COMS) are a rapid peer review process and open access of all published papers.

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Upcoming ComSoc Conferences & Events

Network with leading experts and like-minded ICT engineers in communications technology at our worldwide conferences and events.


IEEE International Conference on Space Optical Systems and Applications 2019

14 - 16 October 2019Portland , United States


IEEE International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services 2019

14 - 16 October 2019Bogotá , Colombia

IEEE SmartGridComm 2019

IEEE International Conference on Communications, Control, and Computing Technologies for Smart Grids 2019

21 - 23 October 2019Dongcheng Qu , China


IEEE Conference on Standards for Communications & Networking 2019

28 - 30 October 2019Granada , Spain


Get access to timely, in-depth, highly-technical publications on a variety of communications topics shaping the industry as we know it. Through IEEE Communications Society publications, we deliver timely, in-depth, highly technical information on a wide variety of communications topics that directly impact business, further research and ultimately, improve the way humans communicate with each other.


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Comsoc Training Courses

Become a sought after professional in your field. Advance your knowledge, skills and experience through participation in IEEE ComSoc’s training opportunities.

Next-Generation Multi-Access Service Based 5G Architecture

Understand end-to-end 5G architecture and its roadmap, including 5G core, enabling variety of use cases, next generation service-based architecture and telco cloud.

18 September 2019 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT

Wi-Fi Security

Learn about the motivations for wireless and Wi-Fi security as well as initial attempts with open authentication, WEP-based authentication, WEP encryption, etc.; and WPA3.

19 September 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EDT

Fundamentals of 5G Small Cell Deployments

Explore 5G small cells architecture options, their effect on traffic engineering and how they will change the way the operator supports the network.

2 October 2019 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm EDT

LTE Performance and Optimization Framework

Get a comprehensive overview of performance and optimization aspects of the LTE radio access network from a non-vendor perspective.

3 October 2019 - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EDT