6G Symposium 2020
October 20 – 21, 2020
The 6G Symposium aims to increase public awareness, excitement, and engagement around articulating a strong vision for 6G.
Organized by InterDigital and the Institute for the Wireless Internet of Things (WIOT) at Northeastern University, the 6G Symposium is a two-day virtual conference dedicated to the exploration of 6G.
A curated agenda of keynote speeches and panel discussions will address the demand and opportunities for 6G enabling technologies and showcase perspectives from the future developers, enablers, and disrupters of 6G technology.
Keynote speeches, panel discussions, and VIP conversations will emphasize the strategic, technical, and regulatory challenges to developing a 6G roadmap and a community-agreed definition of its merits.
Reserve Your Seat
Register now to reserve your seat at the 6G Symposium where we will bring together the wireless industry’s leading experts to discuss 6G technologies and roadmaps.
This keynote will explore the current outlines of the 6G vision, and discuss key players, timelines, and challenges the telecommunications industry is likely to encounter in the development of 6G and pursuit of a hyper-connected intelligent future.Read More
This keynote will explore the role of spectrum and the vital regulatory and policy considerations in the pursuit of a Beyond 5G future.Read More
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. EST With each new generation of wireless, it is common to determine its capabilities and limits even before the technology is introduced. As 5G is deployed and standardized...Read More
Wednesday, October 21, 2020 from 1:45 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. EST The advent of 5G has brought the introduction of cloud native platforms, the disaggregation of radio access networks, and a paradigm shift towards openness – at the...Read More
The 6G Symposium will feature keynote speakers and panelists from across industry, academia, and government and showcase perspectives from the future developers and enablers of 6G technology.
Vice President of Network Analytics and Automation, AT&T
Deputy Division Director, CCF
Connectivity is undergoing evolutionary change in most parts of the world—and, in select areas, a genuine leap into the frontier. The promise of 5G has captured the attention of business leaders, policy makers, and the media. But how much of that promise is likely to...
This year’s IEEE Symposia on VLSI Technology and Circuits (VLSI 2020) included a presentation by NTT Docomo that looked far into the future of cellular communications, setting the stage for a broad industry shift in communication. NTT Docomo’s Takehiro Nakamura took a...
Amid a 5G rollout that has faced its fair share of challenges, it might seem somewhat premature to start looking ahead at 6G, the next generation of mobile communications. But 6G development is happening now, and it’s being pursued in earnest by both industry...
The commercial launch of 6G communications systems and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) are both targeted for 2030. 6G communications are expected to boost global growth and productivity, create new business models and transform many aspects...
The journey to the next decade begins now. While the world is exploring opportunities that will light the path to 6G, the U.S. must take timely and critical action to ensure unquestioned leadership in 6G innovation and development.
Visionary technology leader, strategist and researcher across the fields of AI, ML, data analytics and mobility, InterDigital CTO Henry Tirri sits down with Alana Foster on pioneering 5G, innovating technologies and a 6G future. Learn More
Thank you to our Organizing Sponsors and Contributors
6G Symposium is made possible through the organization and contribution of the industry’s leading innovators, influencers, and change makers.