Channel Live 2019

FITCE 2019

This year's FITCE congress will be held  in Ghent in Belgium,, from 25 to 27 September. Details can be found at  The theme is Smart Cities highlighting where technology supports socio-economic development. Digital technology provides the means to bring new solutions and opportunities to the city, involving automation based on smart sensor applications, sharing knowledge based on open data platforms, and improvements on traffic planning, energy generation and consumption, social interactions. The business aims are to increase operational efficiency, share information with the public and improve both the quality of government services and citizen welfare. The conference is concerned with how these ideals will be realised and how existing barriers to deployment can be overcome.

The call for papers has now been issued and can be found at the key dates are:

·       Deadline for submission: 30th March 2019

·       Notification of acceptance: 30th June 2019

·       Early registration deadline: 15th August 2019

·       Deadline for final papers: 31th August 2019

We believe this conference is highly topical and would hope to see a strong contribution from UK researchers and telecommunications professionals.