4th Brooklyn Summit, April 19-21, 2017

5G : How close are we to reality?


Day 1: April 19, 2017




4:00-6:00 PM / 7:30-9:00 PM

Exhibits Open


6:30-9:00 PM

Welcome Reception and Cocktail and Light Dinner - Marriott Salon D


Host: Mr. Lauri Oksanen, Nokia

Day 2: April 20, 2017




7:30-8:30 AM


NYU Dibner Foyer


7:30-8:30 AM



8:30-8:45 AM

Welcome Address

Dr. Ted Rappaport, NYU &

Dr. Amitava Ghosh, Nokia

8:45-9:15 AM

Opening Keynote

5G and the Next Industrial Revolution

The transformative power of

low-latency services

Dr. Kenneth C. Budka, Sr. Partner, Bell Labs Consulting

9:15-9:45 AM

Keynote #1

Making 5G NR a Reality

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


NR - Design for the future

Mr. Mikael Hook, Ericsson (20 min.)


5G New Radio Access

Dr. Peiying Zhu, Huawei (20 min.)


Panel: Moderator:

Dr. Sundeep Rangan, NYU

(50 min.)

Panel Participants:

Mr. Mikael Hook, Ericsson

Dr. Peiying Zhu, Huawei

Mr. Jerry Pi, Straight Path Communications, Inc

Dr. Giampaolo Tardioli, Keysight

Mr. Takehiro Nakamura, NTT Docomo, Inc.

11:45 AM-1:25 PM

Lunch, Posters and Exhibits


1:30-2:00 PM

Keynote #2

5G Getting Close to Reality

Mr. Seizo Onoe, CTO, NTT DOCOMO

2:00-3:30 PM

5G Massive MIMO


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

Dr. Erik Larsson,

Linköping University, Sweden (20 min)


Massive MIMO for the New Radio – Overview and Performance

Dr. Fred Vook, Nokia (20 min)


Panel: Moderator: Dr. Robert Heath, Professor, University of Texas at Austin

(50 min.)

Panel Participants:

Dr. Erik Larsson, Linkoping University, Sweden

Dr. Fred Vook, Nokia

Dr. Guiseppe Caire, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

Dr. Ian Wong, National Instruments

Dr. Charlie Zhang, Samsung

3:30-4:15 PM

Coffee Break, Posters and Exhibits


4:15-4:45 PM

Keynote #3

Progress Toward 5G Deployment

Mr. Dave Wolter, Assistant Vice President – Radio Technology & Architecture, AT&T

4:45-5:30 PM

CTO Panel on 5G


Panel Moderator: Mr. Peter Merz, Nokia and Dr. Tod Sizer, Nokia

Panel Participants:

Dr. Durga Malladi, SVP, Qualcomm

Mr. Dave Wolter, AVP, AT&T

Mr. Seizo Onoe, CTO, NTT DOCOMO

Mr YongGyoo Lee , SVP, KT

Dr. Ken Stewart, Sr. Fellow, Intel

6:15-11:00 PM

7:15 - 7:45 PM

Dinner and Evening Social

The World’s first laptop computer : The German Enigma Cipher Machine

Dr. Tom Perera,

Dr. Tod Sizer, Nokia Bell Labs

Day 3: April 21, 2017




7:30-8:30 AM



8:30-9:00 AM

Keynote #4

5G - Learning from the previous four generations

Dr. Henning Schulzrinne, CTO, FCC

9:00-10:30 AM

5G Network Architecture


5G Architecture: where is the Innovation

Mr. Franz Seiser, DT, Germany (20 min.)


Flexible Network Slicing for Low-latency 5G Mobile Services

Dr. Akihiro Nakao, Tokyo University (20 min.)


Panel: Moderator: Dr. Frank Fitzek, TU Dresden, Germany

(50 min.)

Panel Participants:

Dr. Akihiro Nakao, Toyko University

Mr. Doug Castor, InterDigital

Mr. Franz Seiser, DT, Germany

Mr. Gerry Libunao, Verizon

10:30-11:00 AM

Coffee Break, Posters and Exhibits


11:00-11:30 AM

Keynote #5

The World’s First & Fastest 5G Olympics

Dr. HongBeom Jeon, EVP, KT

11:30 AM-12:00 PM

Keynote #6

5G - Towards First Deployments

Dr. Ken Stewart, Senior Fellow, 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)

Dr. Arun Ghosh, AT&T

Mr. Juha Sipila, Nokia

Mr. Mark Cudak, Nokia Bell Labs


Application of Connectivity in Automated Driving

Dr. Gaurav Bansal, Toyota


2:30-4:00 PM

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

HDAAS: An Efficient Massive-MIMO Technology

Dr. Mihai Banu, Blue Danube


mmwave Phased Arrays for 5G Applications - Challenges and Opportunities

Dr. Ian Gresham, Anokiwave

Gigabit Baseband Modem Technology for 5G millimetre wave applications

Mr. Mark Barrett, Blu Wireless


How will 5G drive the self-driving car?

Challenges from a V2X solution provider's point of view

Mr. Jozsef Kovacs, Commsignia


Talking Cars – Unleashing the power of data broadcast

Mr. Paul Sakamoto, Savari Technology


4:00-4:30 PM


Mr. Lauri Oksanen, Nokia