IEEE Global Communications Conference
9-13 December 2019 // Waikoloa, HI, USA
Revolutionizing Communications

Call for Industry Panel Proposals

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IEEE Globecom 2019 provides an attractive Industry Program, which features Keynote Talks, Executive Forum, Panels, Seminars, Demos and Exhibits, and Podium Presentations. 

Panels, held during the conference program in parallel with regular technical sessions, bring together speakers from industry and academia to discuss a timely and relevant topic of interest to conference participants.

Please address proposals and questions to the Industry Panels Chair, Vishnu Shukla, at vishnu.shukla.us@ieee.org. The proposal deadline is June 1, 2019 June 28, 2019.

 

Guidelines

The proposal for a Panel should follow the template indicating the following information:

  • Proposer information (name, affiliation, email address, telephone number)
  • Title, Motivation and Background
  • List of 5 questions to be discussed/answered in the panel
  • Names, affiliations, brief bios, and presentation titles of panelists (to the extent already available)
  • The proposal may be in MS word or pdf format

Structure

  • Panel should not have more than 4 participants, plus the moderator
  • the organizer serves as the moderator.
  • the organizer should prepare in advance a few questions on the panel topic and give them in advance
  • the panel occupies one session timeslot, i.e., 90 minutes
  • the moderator gives a 10-minute presentation at the beginning of the panel, to introduce the topic
  • Participants should each give a 10-minute presentation with a small number of slides.

SOME TOPICS OF INTEREST
5G Services, Implementations and Standards
Internet of Things and Big Data
Smart Cars and Cities
Emerging Technologies for Public Safety
Industry organization
Network architectures and standards
SDN and Virtualization
Body area networks
Industrial and Medical Robots
Drone Applications, Technologies and Challenges
AI and Machine Learning
Social Networking and Security
Cloud and Fog / Edge Computing, Networking and Storage
Electronic Commerce Including Blockchain Applications and supporting Infrastructures

Public information

 The following information will be made public:

  • Panel Title
  • Motivation and Background
  • Questions
  • Organizer/Moderator and Participants name, position in company/institution, company/institution, country, CV, photo.

 Evaluation

The following criteria will be taken into consideration for the evaluation, and ranking of Panels’ proposals:

  • Relevance
  • Timeliness
  • Quality of the content

The Industry Forum and exhibition and the Industry Porgram Chairs will conduct the evaluation.

IMPORTANT DATES
June 1, 2019 June 28, 2019: Proposal submission deadline
July 1, 2019 July 15, 2019: Proposal acceptance notification
Oct. 15, 2019: Slides submission

 Registration

A panelist attending only for the day of the panel will get a free One Day Registration.  If attendance is for more than the day of the panel, a panelist will have to pay for a regular conference registration.

 

Template: Industry Panel Proposal

Proposer’s Name

Proposer’s Institution

Proposer’s Email

Proposer’s Phone Number

Proposer’s CV
(text up to 300 words)

Panel Title

Motivation and Background
(text up to 300 words)

Questions
(specify 5 questions to be discussed/answered in the panel)

Participants
The following experts will participate in the Panel (see CVs at the end of the document):
Moderator Name (position in company/institution, company/institution, country), email.
Expert Name (position in company/institution, company/institution, country), email.
Expert Name (position in company/institution, company/institution, country), email.
Expert Name (position in company/institution, company/institution, country), email.
Expert Name (position in company/institution, company/institution, country), email.

Brief CVs of Participants

Photo CV (10 lines)
Photo CV (10 lines)
Photo CV (10 lines)
Photo CV (10 lines)
Photo CV (10 lines)

Patrons

Exhibitors