IEEE 5G Brazil Summit
Wednesday, May 22, 2018, Brasilia, Brazil
Jointly with TeleBrasil Panel 2018
Venue: Royal Tulip Alvorada, Brasília, DF, Brazil.


Image by TeleBrasil, Copyright © TeleBrasil 2017

Recently, IEEE Communications Society has developed a strategic framework based on the principles that embrace Industry's interests and priorities while integrating IEEE and ComSoc's objectives. In order to engage industry members with high value and innovative technologies, IEEE Communications Society plans to hold a series of high impact one day Summits in emerging technology areas (e.g., SDN/NFV, 5G, IoT, Big Data, and Cybersecurity).

The standardization organizations with inputs from companies and the research community worldwide are now driving the evolution of wireless communication networks towards the Fifth Generation (5G), This evolution will benefit operators, service providers, manufacturers and application developers, as well as companies of mostly any other sector, since wireless technology will improve their processes and positively impact the world economy, and finally the citizens that will enjoy communications with improved quality and new services.

The IEEE 5G Brazil Summit is part of a successful series of 5G Summits that have been held since 2015 in America, Asia and Europe, and will contribute to continuous provision of a platform for the industry leaders, innovators, and researchers from the industry and academic community to collaborate and exchange ideas in this emerging technology that may help in driving the standards and rapid deployment. The event will be held on May 22, 2018, in Brasília, Brazil, collocated with the TeleBrasil Panel 2018. The programme is composed of a rich blend of speakers from industry, academia, research labs, standardization and regulation bodies, covering different main topics:

5G Vision and The Standards

Spectrum Usage Aspects

Trials in The World

5G Impact on the Society

Brazil Early Perspectives and Uses Cases

The IEEE 5G Brazil Summit is co-organized by Algar Holding, Algar Telecom, the Federal University of Uberlândia (UFU), the Institute of Telecommunications, the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communication and Nokia. The IEEE Brazil 5G Summit is co-sponsored by IEEE Communications Society and the IEEE 5G Initiative.



IEEE 5G Summit Speakers


Others to be confirmed soon...



Royal Tulip Alvorada

Brasília, DF, Brazil

Organizing Committee


Advisory Committee




8:30 – 9:00


9:00 – 9:30
9:30 – 10:30

World and Brazil - Where do Stand? [Pictures]

Moderator: Flávio de Oliveira Silva (UFU)

Rui Luis Andrade Aguiar (Instituto de Telecomunicações de Aveiro, Portugal) [Presentation]

Fabricio Lira (CPqD) [Presentation]

Tiago Machado (Ericsson) [Presentation]

Marco di Constanzo (TIM) [Presentation]

10:30 – 11:00

Refreshment Break

11:00 – 12:30

Spectrum Usage Aspects [Pictures]

Moderator: Flávio de Oliveira Silva (UFU)

Agostinho Linhares de Souza (Anatel) [Presentation]

Alberto Boaventura (Oi) [Presentation]

Rubens Mendonça (Huawei) [Presentation]

12:00 – 14:00

Lunch Break and Networking

14:00 – 15:30

5G Impact on the Society [Pictures]

Moderator: Flávio de Oliveira Silva (UFU)

Anastasius Gavras (Eurescom/Germany) [Presentation]

Belkacem Mouhouche (Samsung/United Kingdom) [Presentation]

José Gontijo (Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communication/Brazil) [Presentation]

Diana Coll (Nokia/Brazil) [Presentation]

15:30 – 16:00

Refreshment Break

16:00 – 17:30

Brazil Early Perspectives and Uses Cases [Pictures]

Moderator: Roberto Falsarela (Nokia)

Henry Douglas Rodrigues (Inatel) [Presentation]

Rodrigo Cavalcanti Porto (Federal University of Ceará) [Presentation]

João Henrique de Souza Pereira (Algar Telecom) [Presentation]



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