Invited Speakers



Professor Rahim Tafazolli, University of Surrey

Title: What is Next?

Professor Vincent Fusco, Queen's University Belfast

Title: Lens and Circular Array Beamforming for 5G and Beyond

Prof Robert Stewart, University of Strathclyde

Title: 5G New Thinking - Shared Spectrum Private Networks for Rural Communities

Professor Harald Haas, University of Edinburgh

Title: What is the Status of LiFi and What Comes Next?


Professor Lajos Hanzo, University of Southampton

Title: Full Steam Ahead - But Where Are We Heading Dr Shannon


Professor John Thompson, University of Edinburgh

Professor Mohamed-Slim Alouini, KAUST, KSA

Professor Toktam Mahmoodi, KCL

Professor Leila Musavian, University of ESSEX

Professor Timothy O’Farrell, University of Sheffield

Professor Hamed Al-Raweshidy, University of Brunel 

Professor Payam Barnaghi, University of Surrey

Professor Kianoush Nazarpour, University of Newcastle

Professor Muhammad Mahtab Alam, Tal Tech

Professor Ali Imran, University of Oklahoma, USA

Professor Luiz A. DaSilva, UCD Ireland

Professor Sara Ghoreishizadeh UCL, UK

Professor Raed Shubair, MIT, USA

Professor Muhammad Awais Bin Altaf, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS)

Professor Mathini Sellathurai, Heriot-Watt University

Professor Xuefeng Liu, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China

Professor Ying Ding, Northwest University of China, China

Professor Atif Shamim, KAUST, KSA

Professor Yong Ma, Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China 


The timetable of the invited talks is as follows. For the full programme, please click the link programme.