4th Brooklyn Summit, April 19-21, 2017

5G : How close are we to reality?


Day 1: April 19, 2017




3:00 PM

Exhibits Open


6:30-9:00 PM

Welcome Reception and Cocktail and Light Dinner


Host: Mr. Lauri Oksanen

Day 2: April 20, 2017




7:30-8:30 AM



8:30-8:45 AM

Welcome Address

Dr. Ted Rappaport &

Dr. Amitava Ghosh

8:45-9:15 AM

Opening Keynote

Dr. Marcus Weldon, CTO, Nokia

9:15-9:45 AM

Keynote #1

Dr. Durga Malladi, SVP, Qualcomm

9:45-10:15 AM

Coffee Break, Posters and Exhibits


10:15-11:45 AM

5G New Radio: Waveforms, Numerology, Coding


Talk #1: Mr. Mikael Hook, Ericsson (20 min.)


Talk #2: Dr. Peiying Zhu, Huawei (20 min.)


Panel: Moderator: Dr. Sundeep Rangan

(50 min.)

Panel Participants:

Mr. Mikael Hook, Dr. Peiying Zhu, Mr. Jerry Pi, Dr. Giampaolo Tardioli, Mr. Takehiro Nakamura

11:45 AM-1:25 PM

Lunch, Posters and Exhibits


1:30-2:00 PM

Keynote #2

Mr. Seizo Onoe, CTO, NTT DOCOMO

2:00-3:30 PM

5G Massive MIMO


Dr. Erik Larsson (20 min)

Massive MIMO at 60 GHz vs. 2 GHz: How Many More Antennas?:


Talk #2: Dr. Fred Vook (20 min.)


Panel: Moderator: Dr. Robert Heath

(50 min.)

Panel Participants:

Dr. Erik Larsson, Dr. Fred Vook, Dr. Guiseppe Caire, Mr. Ian Wong

3:30-4:15 PM

Coffee Break, Posters and Exhibits


4:15-4:45 PM

Keynote #3

Mr. Hank Kafka, Vice President – Access Architecture and Analytics, AT&T

4:45-5:30 PM

CTO Panel on 5G


Panel Moderator: Mr. Peter Merz and Mr. Tod Sizer

Panel Participants:

Dr. Durga Malladi, Mr. Hank Kafka, Mr. Seizo Onoe, Mr. Sungmook Oh, Ms. Asha Keddy

6:15-11:00 PM

Dinner and Evening Social

Dr. Marcus Weldon, CTO, Nokia Bell Labs

Day 3: April 21, 2017




7:30-8:30 AM



8:30-9:00 AM

Keynote #4

Dr. Henning Schulzrinne, CTO, FCC

9:00-10:30 AM

5G Network Architecture


Talk #1: Mr. Franz Seiser, DT, Germany (20 min.)


Talk #2: Dr. Akhihiro Nakao, Tokyo University (20 min.)


Panel: Moderator: Dr. Frank Fitzek

(50 min.)

Panel Participants:

Dr. Akhihiro Nakao, Dr. Doug Castor (InterDigital), Mr. Franz Seiser, Mr. Gerry Libunao (Verizon Wireless)

10:30-11:00 AM

Coffee Break, Posters and Exhibits


11:00-11:30 AM

Keynote #5

Mr. Sungmok Oh, KT CTO

11:30 AM-12:00 PM

Keynote #6

Ms. Asha Keddy, VP, INTEL

12:00-1:30 PM

Lunch, Posters and Exhibits


1:30-2:30 PM

5G Proof-of-Concept (PoC) Systems with focus on real use cases

(3 presentations, 20 min. each)

AT&T : Dr. Arun Ghosh

Nokia : Mr. Juha Sipila and Mr. Mark Cudak

Toyota: Dr. Gaurav Bansal

Application of Connectivity in Automated Driving


2:30-4:00 PM

5G IoT:

5 Presentations of 18 min. each from Start up companies in the area of 5G IoT/Technology

Blue Danube (Mr. Mihai Banu)

HDAAS: An Efficient Massive-MIMO Technology

Anokiwave (Dr. Nitin Jain)

Blu Wireless (Mr. Mark Barrett)

Gigabit Baseband Modem Technology for 5G millimetre wave applications

Commsignia (Mr. Jozsef Kovacs)

How will 5G drive the self-driving car?

Challenges from a V2X solution provider's point of view

Savari Technology (Mr. Ravi Puvvala)


4:00-4:30 PM


Mr. Lauri Oksanen