Training Opportunities


Communications Society (COMSOC) Training – go to the COMSOC Training Link for the most up-to-date information.  Here are some of the upcoming opportunities:

April 26, 2017 Online Course Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Essentials
May 2, 2017 Online Course Road to 5G: SON & End-To-End Road to 5G
May 4, 2017 Online Course Broadband Mobile Satellite Communications
May 10, 2017 Online Course Wireless Evolution of the Radio Link
May 24, 2017 Online Course Wireless for the Internet of Things (IoT)


5G Tutorial – in person and via WebEx

sponsored by IEEE 5G Initiative (  Education Working Group

Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Venue: The Edison Hotel Banquet & Conference Center 3050 Woodbridge Avenue, Edison, NJ

Event listing:  IEEE vtools calendar


Earn 0.7 CEU Credits with additional $9 charge and separate online registration

The IEEE 5G Learning Series is designed to demystify 5G technologies and train technology and industry teams with the knowledge of 5G technologies. This tutorial will provide an understanding of the following topics:

  • Introduction to 5G
  • 5G RAN
  • 5G IOT
  • 5G Hardware
  • 5G Application
  • 5G Core
  • 5G Standards
  • 5G Security
  • 5G OSS
  • 5G Business


Tutorial Speakers 

  • Dr. Sudhir Dixit, IEEE Fellow and Evangelist, Basic Internet Foundation, Oslo, Norway
  • Dr. K Raghunandan, New York Transit
  • Yongxing Zhou, Vice President, Huawei
  • Dr. Lingjia Liu, University of Kansas
  • Prof. Jennifer Chen, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Dr. Jiachen Chen, Rutgers WINLAB
  • Dr. Xiaoxiong (Kevin) Gu, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
  • Akshay Sharma, VP at Beesion
  • Dr. Amruthur Narasimhan, Information Security Consultant