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White paper on “Empowering Vertical Industries through 5G Networks – Current Status and Future Trends”

White paper on “Empowering Vertical Industries through 5G Networks – Current Status and Future Trends”
On September the 9th at 11:00 CET, the 5G Public Private Partnership (5G PPP) and the 5G Infrastructure Association (5G IA) will co-organize a webinar to present the key findings of the latest white paper on “Empowering Vertical Industries through 5G Networks – Current Status and Future Trends”, where LOCUS contributed together with other 5G PPP projects. This white paper summarizes the progress and results produced by 5G PPP projects, while developing some innovative 5G network services and solutions for vertical industries. The white paper provides information about requirements and addr...
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LOCUS project presented at EUCNC 2020

LOCUS project presented at EUCNC 2020
On 16th June 2020 the paper “LOCUS: Localization and analytics on-demand embedded in the 5G ecosystem” was presented at EuCNC 2020, the well-known European Conference on Networks and Communications. The paper was jointly written by several LOCUS partners: CNIT, Nextworks, IMDEA, University of Malaga, NEC, Samsung, and Incelligent. The EuCNC2020 is an established event that aims to highlight research and innovation in communication technologies in the European panorama. The Conference, that was supposed to be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, was rescheduled on-line during which H2020 Project.
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IEEE ICC 2020: Workshop on Advances in Network Localization and Navigation (ANLN)

IEEE ICC 2020: Workshop on Advances in Network Localization and Navigation (ANLN)
From 7th to 11th June, the IEEE ICC 2020 Workshop on Advances in Network Localization and Navigation (ANLN) was held, organized with the contribution of the LOCUS project and co-chaired by Stefania Bartoletti (CNIT). The aim of the workshop, which was held virtually due to COVID-19 restrictions, was to solicit the development of new localization strategies and of new location-aware procedures to enhance the efficiency of communication networks. During the workshop, many relevant topics, in line with the purpose of LOCUS project, have been discussed, such as localization methods for IoT and 5G,...
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LOCUS Kick-off Meeting

LOCUS Kick-off Meeting
  LOCUS kick-off meeting took place in Rome, on November 14 and 15, at the Department of Electronic Engineering of the University of Rome Tor Vergata, where one of the research units of CNIT is located. The meeting was spearheaded by LOCUS Project Coordinator Nicola Blefari Melazzi.   In this first plenary meeting, each partner of the consortium gave a self-introduction and described the partner’s role in the project as well as the background, vision, and expertise.   The leaders and deputies for each Work Package discussed an activity plan together with task leaders. The most pressing ...
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