91st Tech Day - Aveiro 5G city: opportunities and strategic vision
10/11/2017 Tech Day / Techdays Aveiro
"Aveiro 5G city: opportunities and strategic vision" was the main theme of the 91st Tech Day, which took place at the Fair and Exhibition Park of Aveiro, on the 12th October 2017.
In a special format, integrated in TECHDAYS Aveiro and organized in partnership with the City Hall of Aveiro, this session aimed to discuss the impacts that 5G will have on the value chain of society, industry and economy, and to get to know better the latest news on the development of this technology.
In addition to representatives of Aveiro City Hall and Altice Labs, Professor Rui Aguiar from the University of Aveiro and Chair of Networld2020 was also present to talk about the theme "5G or a network with much more than telecommunications".
The IT approach to Aveiro 5G City was carried out by Susana Sargento, Professor at the University of Aveiro / DETI and the Telecommunications Institute.
The event was also attended by Adrian Matei, Ericsson’s Strategy Director for 5G.
The event ended with a panel discussion on the session’s theme and it was moderated by Francisco Fontes, from the Technological Coordination and Innovation department.