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IEEE ComSoc Educational Activities Newsletter
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Published: 11 Aug 2020

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2020 IEEE ComSoc Summer School UK and Ireland Virtual Event

The 7th Edition of the IEEE ComSoc School Series will take place on 17-19 August 2020 completely online. It is being organized by the IEEE ComSoc UK & Ireland Chapter and the University of Glasgow.  The program will consist of lectures by world leading professors, industry leaders and executives who will focus on topics addressing the cutting-edge trends in 5G, IoT, and AI technologies.

This 3-day virtual event is available only to active IEEE ComSoc Student Members and there is no cost to participate.  Interested students must register by 12pm EDT on 14 August 2020.  Seats are limited to the first 150 students who register.  Learn more and register.

IEEE ComSoc Summer School 2019 Recorded Presentations Now Available

The 2019 IEEE ComSoc Summer School was held on 16-19 July 2019 at National Instruments Corporation, Austin, Texas.  The program focused on applications in industries such as commercial cellular wireless service, automotive V2x and autonomy, and defense funded research. There was also a workshop featuring Massive MIMO and mmWave technologies used to create real-world wireless testbeds using Software Defined Radio (SDR) and Software Defined Networking (SDN) techniques.  You can now view a selection of presentations from this event on IEEE.tv as a benefit of your ComSoc membership.

ComSoc's Distinguished Lecturer Program Goes Virtual!

Our Member Services Board and the Member & Global Activities Council have created a virtual Distinguished Lecturer (DL) Program in an effort to continue to offer access to our DL’s valuable content and wisdom. To learn more about the DL program click here. For a schedule of upcoming sessions, check with your local Comsoc Chapter.

Free Educational Resources Available

IEEE ComSoc continues to offer a selection of IEEE ComSoc Webinars, Webcasts, and Free Tutorials Now at no cost.  Many of these valuable resources are available on demand to view on your own schedule.  IEEE ComSoc Webinars also offer the opportunity to earn CEUs/PDHs. Learn more about these educational resources.

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5G – Recent Advance and Future Evolution

This is a recording of a panel discussion about lessons learned from trials and initial commercialization efforts, ongoing challenges, business impacts, and the features to be included in future releases of 5G NR standards to address identified issues and to improve the ecosystem.  This panel of experts provides views and insights to pave the way to realizing the vision of 5G and the business impact that 5G has been expected to have.

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Upcoming Live Courses

High Throughput Satellites
12 August 2020  9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Instructor:  Bruce Elbert

Wi-Fi Security
14 August 2020 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Instructor: Daniel Wong

LTE Performance and Optimization Framework
20 August 2020 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM EDT
Instructor: Azar Taufique

Introduction to MIMO
3 September 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Instructor: Alan Bensky

Next Generation Multi-Access Service Based 5G Architecture
16 September 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00PM EDT
Instructor Javan Erfanian

Fundamentals of 5G Small Cell Deployment
18 September 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00PM EDT
Instructor Jonathan Levine

Sign Up for Virtual Tutorial Sessions on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications

As part of the 2020 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (IEEE PIMRC 2020) virtual conference, we are excited to offer full and half-day tutorial sessions on Monday, 31 August, 2020 covering a range of topics including 6G, artificial intelligence, MIMO and more!

IEEE PIMRC 2020 will showcase contributions reporting original research results in all areas of wireless technology as well as in applications, services, and business. In addition to tutorials and workshops, the conference programme will feature prominent keynote speakers and industrial panelists.

Click here to learn more or register.

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