Tutorials, Keynotes & Industry Seminars

  • IEEE PIMRC 2022 Tutorial on “3D Wireless Networks: Connecting the Dots between Ground, Air, and Space”.

  • IEEE PIMRC 2022 Tutorial on “IEEE 802.11be and Beyond: All You Need to Know about Next-generation Wi-Fi”.
    Co-organized with L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs) and B. Bellalta (UPF, Spain).

  • IEEE/CIC ICCC 2022 Tutorial on “A Primer on Non-terrestrial Networks: Connecting the Dots between Ground, Air, and Space”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Ericsson R&D).

  • IEEE VTC Spring 2022 Tutorial on “3D Wireless Networks: Connecting the Dots between Ground, Air, and Space”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Ericsson R&D).

  • IEEE ICC 2022 Tutorial on “A Primer on Integrating Terrestrial and Non-terrestrial Networks”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Ericsson R&D), M. Kishk (Maynooth Univ., Ireland), and M.-S. Alouini (KAUST, Saudi Arabia).

  • IEEE WCNC 2022 Tutorial on “The Future of Non-terrestrial Mobile Networks: Integrating Ground, Air, and Space”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Ericsson R&D).

  • IEEE Globecom 2021 Spotlight Talk on “Aerial and Spaceborne Communications: The Journey from 5G to 6G”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Huawei Technologies R&D).

  • IEEE Globecom 2021 Industry Presentation on “A Primer on Wi-Fi 7: Objectives, Standardization, and Research”
    Co-organized with L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs) and B. Bellalta (UPF, Spain).

  • IEEE Globecom 2021 Tutorial on “On the Way to 6G UAV and Satellite Communications”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Huawei Technologies R&D) and M. Z. Shakir (UWS, UK).

  • IEEE SPAWC 2021 Tutorial on “Cellular UAV and Satellite Communications”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Huawei Technologies R&D).

  • IEEE PIMRC 2021 Tutorial on “Towards 6G UAV and Satellite Communications”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Huawei Technologies R&D).

  • IEEE ICC 2021 Tutorial on “The Future of UAV Cellular Communications”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Huawei Technologies R&D).

  • IEEE BlackSeaCom 2021 Tutorial on “What Will Wi-Fi 7 Be?”.
    Co-organized with L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs) and B. Bellalta (UPF, Spain).

  • IEEE VTC Spring 2021 Tutorial on “The Future of UAV Cellular Communications”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Huawei Technologies R&D).

  • IEEE Globecom 2020 Tutorial on “Introducing IEEE 802.11be – The Wi-Fi of the Future”.
    Co-organized with L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs) and B. Bellalta (UPF, Spain).

  • ACM DroNet 2020 Keynote on “Drone Cellular Communications: From Theory to Real Networks”.

  • IEEE ICC 2020 Industry Seminar on “Next-Generation Wi-Fi: Towards Extremely High Throughput with 802.11be”.
    Co-organized with L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs), A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs), and D. Lopez-Perez (Nokia Bell Labs).

  • IEEE VTC Spring 2020 Tutorial on “Drone Cellular Communications: From Theory to Real Networks”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs), M. M. Azari (KU Leuven, Belgium), and L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs).

  • IEEE PIMRC 2019 Tutorial on “How to Prepare the Ground for Drone Communications”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs), M. M. Azari (KU Leuven, Belgium), and L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs).

  • IEEE ICC 2019 Industry Seminar on “Next-Generation Wi-Fi: Extreme High Throughput and Real Time Applications”.
    Co-organized with L. Galati Giordano (Nokia Bell Labs, Ireland), A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs), and D. Lopez-Perez (Nokia Bell Labs).

  • IEEE Globecom 2018 Tutorial on “UAV Cellular Communications: Practical Insights and Future Vision”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs), M. Ding (Data61, Australia), and M. Hassan (UNSW, Australia).

  • IEEE PIMRC 2018 Workshop Keynote “On the suitability of cellular communications for unmanned aerial vehicles”.

  • IEEE ICC 2018 Tutorial on “Unlicensed Spectrum Technologies: From Wi-Fi to 5G and Beyond”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs).

  • IEEE WCNC 2018 Tutorial on “Unlicensed Spectrum Technologies: From Wi-Fi to 5G and Beyond”.
    Co-organized with A. Garcia-Rodriguez (Nokia Bell Labs).​

 

Invited Lectures & Panels

  • “IEEE 802.11be: Wi-Fi Strikes Again”, [Online] Invited Seminar, Toshiba Research Europe, Bristol, UK, July 2022.

  • “IEEE 802.11be: Wi-Fi Strikes Again”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Morelos (Mexico) and Peru Chapters, June 2022.

  • “A one-hour introduction to non-terrestrial networks”, [Online] H2020 TeamUp5G Training on Standardization, June 2022.

  • “Non-terrestrial networks: Connecting the dots between ground, air, and space”, [Online] IEEE VTS NSW Chapter, June 2022.

  • “The long journey through PhD to research and academia”, [Online] panel discussion at IEEE ICC 2022 Young Professionals Track, Seoul, Korea, May 2022.

  • “Aerial Communications for Future Wireless Communications”, Labex DigiCosme Spring School, Université Paris-Saclay, France, Apr. 2022.

  • “Non-terrestrial networks: Connecting the dots between ground, air, and space”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Aerial Communications Emerging Technology Initiative, Mar. 2022.

  • “Non-terrestrial networks: Connecting the dots between ground, air, and space”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Communications Systems Integration and Modeling Technical Committee, Jan. 2022.

  • “A Primer on Wi-Fi 7”, [Online] IEEE VTS Virtual Distinguished Lecture, Jan. 2022.

  • “Non-terrestrial networks: The 3D wireless (r)evolution”, [Online] Disruptive Technology Seminar, Huawei Paris Research Centre, France, Dec. 2021.

  • “IEEE 802.11be: (Not only) Extremely High Throughput”, [Online] Department of Emerging Technology, Ofcom, UK, Nov. 2021.

  • “IEEE 802.11be: (Almost) All you need to know about next-generation Wi-Fi”, [Online] H2020 TeamUp5G Training on Standardization, Oct. 2021.

  • “A Primer on Wi-Fi 7: Objectives, standardization, and research”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Ecuador Chapter & IEEE ComSoc Seattle Joint Chapter, Oct. 2021.

  • “Aerial and spaceborne communications: The journey from 5G to 6G”, [Online] National Conference on Communications, IIT Kanpur, India, July 2021.

  • “The future of UAV cellular communications: A journey from 5G to 6G”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Seattle Joint Chapter, USA, June 2021.

  • “The future of UAV cellular communications”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Ecuador Chapter, May 2021.

  • “IEEE 802.11be: Wi-Fi Strikes Again”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Costa Rica Chapter, May 2021.

  • “What's the story with UAV cellular communications?”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Central Texas Joint Chapter, USA, May 2021.

  • “From 5G to 6G UAV cellular communications”, [Online] SINTEF Digital, Norway, May 2021.

  • “IEEE 802.11be: Wi-Fi Strikes Again”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Santa Clara Valley Chapter, USA, Mar. 2021.

  • “Experiences after PhD: Career paths in academia, industry and social organisations”, [Online] panel, Department of Information and Communication Technologies, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain, Mar. 2021.

  • “What's the story with UAV cellular communications?”, [Online] IEEE Vehicular Technology Society Young Professionals Seminar, Feb. 2021.

  • “IEEE 802.11be: Wi-Fi Strikes Again”, [Online] IEEE ComSoc Sri Lanka Chapter, Jan. 2021.

  • “What's the story with UAV cellular communications?”, [Online] Faculty of Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 2020.

  • “What's the story with UAV cellular communications?”, [Online] Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust, University of Luxembourg, Dec. 2020.

  • “Parità di genere in accademia, in azienda e in giro per il mondo”, [Online] Liceo Ugo Foscolo, Canicattì, Italy, Dec. 2020.

  • “Why are you doing a Ph.D.?”, Department of Information and Communication Technologies, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain, Jan. 2020.

  • “Cellular UAV-to-UAV communications”, 5G International PhD School, Rome, Italy, Dec. 2019.

  • “How to prepare the ground for drone communications,” KU Leuven, Belgium, July 2019.

  • “How to prepare the ground for drone communications,” Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China, May 2019.

  • “How to prepare the ground for drone communications”, 5G International PhD School, Rome, Italy, Dec. 2018.

  • “An 'unlicensed' marriage for massive MIMO”, 5G International PhD School, Rome, Italy, Dec. 2018.

  • “Exploring exciting career paths for young engineers and scientists”, panel discussion at IEEE ICC 2018 Young Engineer & Scientist Education Track, Kansas City MO, USA, May 2018.

  • “Massive MIMO unlicensed – A new approach to dynamic spectrum access,” Wireless Networks and Decision Systems Group, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, June 2017.

  • “Massive MIMO unlicensed – A new approach to dynamic spectrum access,” School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, June 2017.

  • “Massive MIMO unlicensed: Enhanced coexistence and spatial reuse,” Dipartimento di Ingegneria Elettrica, Università di Palermo, Italy, Feb. 2017.

  • “Massive MIMO unlicensed: Enhanced coexistence and spatial reuse,” Institute of Electronics, Communications, and Information Technology, Queen’s University Belfast, UK, Nov. 2016.

  • “Massive MIMO: More than more antennas,” Tyrrhenian International Workshop on Digital Communications, Livorno, Italy, Sept. 2016.

  • “Towards 5G communications: Five research directions for the next five years,” College of Engineering and Computer Science, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, Oct. 2015.

  • “Towards 5G communications: Five research directions for the next five years,” School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, Oct. 2015.

  • “Secrecy sum-rates for multi-user MIMO linear precoding,” École Supérieure d’Électricité, Gif-sur-Yvette, France, Sept. 2012.

  • “Secrecy sum-rates for multi-user MIMO linear precoding,” Australian Communication Theory Workshop, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, Jan. 2012.