8th IMDEA Networks Annual International Workshop

9 Jun

Members of IMDEA Networks’ Scientific Council and researchers

Major Event (Highlighted Event)

IMDEA Networks Institute annually holds a by-invitation-only thematic workshop in Madrid. The workshop accompanies a meeting of our Scientific Council comprised of prominent researchers. In addition to talks by Scientific Council members, the workshop includes invited talks by external experts in the research theme of the workshop. The goal of the 2016 event is to foster discussion and present disruptive visions on a critical aspect of future wireless networks.

The workshop program is aimed at presenting recent research results from participants, debate on and identify priorities and challenges in the research agenda, as well as exploring new paths towards making future networks a true commodity for the needs of society.


9:00 – 9:25Doors open and coffee
9:25 – 9:30Joerg Widmer (IMDEA Networks Institute)
Introduction and Welcome
9:30 – 10:30Mario Gerla (UCLA)
Keynote speech
Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2
10:30 – 11:30Arturo Azcorra/Albert Banchs (IMDEA Networks Institute)
IMDEA Networks: the big picture, research direction, projects,
numbers, goals; “where are we and what is the vision for the future”

Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2
11:30 – 13:00Break out session 1
Presentations from IMDEA Networks faculty and Scientific Council members
War Room & Peace Room
13:00 – 14:30Lunch
14:30 – 15:30Break out session 2
Focus on discussion, brainstorming, future project/collaboration planning
War Room & Peace Room
15:30 – 16:30Scientific Posters Exhibit & Demo session (during coffee break)
Discussion area 2nd floor
16:30 – 17:30Wrap up, results from discussions, conclusions
Meeting rooms 1.1 & 1.2

Please note: Attendance is by invitation only


  • Location: Sala 1.1/2 IMDEA Networks Institute, Avda. del Mar Mediterráneo 22, 28918 Leganés – Madrid

  • Organization: WoWMoM 2016
  • Time: 09:00 am
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