IEEE ComSoc International Communications Quality and Reliability Workshop
14-17 May 2018 – Austin, Texas

Program at a Glance

Period Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
14-May 15-May 16-May 17-May
07:00-08:00 Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast
08:00-08:10 Welcome Welcome Welcome Welcome
08:10-08:50  

Emerging
Technology
Reliability
Round Table
(morning sessions) 
Keynote –
Maria Gallucci
Keynote  –
Jason Hoffman
Emerging Technologies  Panel
08:10-09:25
08:50-10:05      Critical Infrastructure Protection for Communications
Coffee Break
08:50-09:05
Coffee Break
09:25-09:40
10:05-10:20 Coffee Break
Executive Panel
09:05-10:20
NFV Microservices &
Service Assurance
09:50-11:10
10:20-11:35
       Technical Papers               Session 1               10:20-11:10
Blockchain and
Future Technology
Intelligent Virtualized
Operations
11:10-12:15
5G RAN & Core 
11:10-12:15

  

11:10-12:30
  Lunch
11:35-12:30
 Lunch
12:15-13:15
12:30-13:30 Lunch
Lunch
12:15-13:30
Technical Committee Meeting
12:30-13:00
13:30-14:10
Emerging 
Technology
Reliability
Round Table
(afternoon sessions)

 

Technical Papers Session 2
 Keynote – David Lu
13:00-14:05
14:10-15:15 Security
Smart Cities and IoT
 14:05-15:10
15:15-15:30 Afternoon Break
     Afternoon Break
     15:10-15:25
15:30-16:15 Technical Papers Session 3
     Operations Panel
     15:25-16:40
16:15-16:25
Welcome Reception
18:00-19:00
Day 1 Closing Comments
Insights from Industry Visionaries
16:40-17:10
17:30-21:00
Dinner
19:00-20:30
Dinner at Parkside
with Live Music
Awards Reception & Dinner
18:00-21:30