Towards Ubiquitous Internet
Final Workshop of MobileMAN, an IT/LA project
Thursday, 27th September 2007, ISCTE Auditorium - Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa, Av. das Forças Armadas, Lisbon, Portugal
8:30am Registration
9:00am Welcome to participants
Luís Reto, Francisco Cercas and Carlos Salema (Presidents of ISCTE, DCTI/ISCTE and IT)
Internet of the Future, Moderator: Francisco Cercas
9.20am Powering Internet with Mobility: Empowering People (Abstract)
Mika Grundström, Nokia
10.00am Coffee-break
10.20am Ubiquitous Internet and WiMAX Open Standard (Abstract / Presentation)
Nir Cohen, Alvarion
European and Portuguese Projects, Moderator: Américo Correia
11.00am Design and Planning of WiMAX Networks (MobileMAN) (Abstract / Presentation)
Fernando J. Velez, IT/UBI, Pedro Sebastião,IT/ISCTE
11.30am The WiMAX Technology in the WEIRD Project: Quality of Service and Mobility (Abstract / Presentation)
Marília Curado, University of Coimbra
12.00pm Lunch-break
>Broadband Wireless Access, Moderator: Luís M. Correia
1.30pm Broadband Access Networks (Abstract / Presentation)
Hamid Aghvami, Centre for Telecommunications Research / King’s College London
2.10pm WiMAX and the Regulatory Context (Abstract / Presentation)
José Ferrari Careto, ANACOM
2.30pm WiMAX Evaluation: The Perspective of a Service Provider (Abstract / Presentation)
Jorge Rodrigues, PT Comunicações
2.50pm New Fixed Access Technologies: SGC’s Telecom TMax Solution (Abstract / Presentation)
João Martins, AR Telecom
3.10pm Towards Ubiquitous Internet: Wireless Enablers (Abstract / Presentation)
Sérgio Dias, Ericsson
3.30pm Coffee-break
Visions and Opportunities, Moderator: António Rodrigues
3.50pm Open WiMAX: the Path to Mobile WiMAX> (Abstract / Presentation)
Raymond Forado B., Alvarion
4.10pm Challenges and Threats of WiMAX for Telecom-Operators (Abstract / Presentation)
Udo Duelberg, Nokia-Siemens Networks
4.30pm WiMAX Enabling a World of Wireless Broadband (Abstract / Presentation)
François Cadorel, Alcatel-Lucent
4.50pm Panel on Broadband Wireless Access: Towards Ubiquitous Internet, Moderator: Carlos Salema
Hamid Aghvami, CTR/KCL, Mika Grundström, Nokia, Nir Cohen, Alvarion, and João Martins, AR Telecom
5.50pm Closing of the Workshop

Organizing Committee: António Rodrigues IT-IST; Carlos Salema IT; Américo Correia, Francisco Cercas, Carlos Sá da Costa, Luís Ducla Soares, Paulo Nunes, Pedro Sebastião IT-ISCTE; Fernando Velez, Rui Costa, Daniel Robalo, Rui Paulo, João Ferro, Luís Borges IT-UBI; Edmundo Monteiro, Paulo Simões UC; Luís Miranda, Advanced Resources; Álvaro Gomes IT-PTIN; Susana Sargento, Pedro Neves IT-UA; Rui Lopes, Rui Marinheiro ADETTI-ISCTE.