The 18th annual IEEE Wireless and Microwave Technology Conference (WAMICON 2017) will be held in Cocoa Beach, Florida on April 24-25, 2017. The conference will address up-to-date multidisciplinary research needs and interdisciplinary aspects of wireless and RF technology.

The central theme of WAMICON2017 will be "Emerging Technologies for 5G Systems." We welcome submissions on all aspects of 5G technologies including antennas, passive and active circuits, communication theory, and system concepts.

The program includes both oral and poster presentations as well as tutorials and special sessions. Prospective authors are invited to submit original and high quality work for presentation at WAMICON 2017 and publication in IEEE Xplore. The conference also features an active vendor exhibition area and an array of networking opportunities.

Keynote Speaker

The impact of Silicon as an emerging technology
for 5G Circuits and System Solutions

Paul Colestock

Abstract: Every major electronic product innovation or improvement in capability is ushered in on a foundation of other technological innovations many of which have been percolating over several years. 5G network capabilities and its benefits are no exception. Given the past expense of millimeter and microwave technologies and products many improvements in semiconductor technology, manufacturing and design are needed to reach the economy of scale needed for 5G. This talk will elaborate on the improvements and impact that silicon will have as an emerging technology for millimeter and microwave design and systems for 5G. Learn more »

 Paul Colestock


Important Dates

Papers Due: Mon. Feb. 6, 2017 extended to Mon.Feb. 20, 2017
Author Notification: Mon. Feb. 13, 2017 extended to Mon. Feb. 27, 2017
Final Paper Due: Mon.Feb. 20, 2017 extended to Mon. Mar. 6, 2017
Nominations for the 2017 Henning Award are due February 1, 2017

Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront

1550 North Atlantic Ave
Cocoa Beach, Florida, 32931-3268, USA
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