TECH-02: Smart City Backbone: 5G Infrastructure & Technologies

April 6, 2018
11:45  -  12:30
Room 104

This panel session explores important aspects of the 5G base-platform which will provide critical next-generation services to the emerging Smart City.  The advanced services available via the 5G “Smart City Backbone” will enable new application-layer technologies and services heretofore impossible with conventional municipal networks.  The panel will capture current trends as well as future aspects, including:  the Internet of Things (IoT) & Machine to Machine communications (M2M);  New Applications & Enabling Technologies; and Issues in Standardization.  The panelists will present viewpoints which stem from real-world deployment of Smart City technologies, advanced applications based on 5G services, and challenges related to technology and business aspects of the Smart City.