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12th EAI International Conference on Cognitive Radio Oriented Wireless Networks

September 20–21, 2017 | Lisbon, Portugal

CROWNCOM panel on 5G perspectives

20th Sep.  18:30 – 19:30

Chair: Paulo Marques, Instituto de Telecomunicações


  • Luis Correia (Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal)
  • Maziar Nekovee (University of Sussex, UK)
  • Luis Santo (NOS, Portugal)
  • Pedro Vieira (CELFINET, Portugal)
  • Jaime Afonso (ANACOM and Vice-Chairman of CEPT ECC)
  • Seppo Yrjola (NOKIA, Finland)


  • Q1: Which applications will lead the 5G market ?
  • Q2: What 5G elements\technologies will be deployed first ?
  • Q3: What are the priority spectrum bands for 5G  (< 6 GHZ) ?
  • Q4: What spectrum regulators have to do for Europe to have a leading role in 5G?
  • Q5: How MNOs will finance 5G deployments in an era of stagnating ARPUS ?
  • Q6: What about 5G outside the big cities ?
  • Q7: What is missing in the current 5G vision ?