12th International Conference on Network of the Future

October 06-08, 2021
Coimbra, Portugal (Virtual Conference)

Workshop Program

8:30 – 8:45 Opening Session by José Craveirinha and Rita Girão-Silva

8:45 – 9:30 Keynote #1

Title: New Challenges and Solutions to Network Resilience: A Practical Approach

Speaker: Jorge Carapinha (Altice Labs, Portugal)

9:30 – 10:15 Session Presentations

Improving network resilience for enhanced availability in fault scenarios
Teresa Gomes, University of Coimbra, Institute for Systems Engineering and Computers at Coimbra, Portugal

Methods for improving network resilience against multiple node failures
Amaro de Sousa, University of Aveiro, Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal

10:15 – 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 – 11:15 Keynote #2

Title: Designing and Operating Content Aggregation & Content Delivery Networks in scenarios of high availability and high resilience – A Broadcasting perspective of the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games

Speaker: Mario Reis (Director of Telecommunications & OTT at Olympic Broadcasting Services)

11:15 – 12:00 Keynote #3

Title: Towards Structural Resilience of Next Generation Cellular Networks

Speaker: David Tipper (University of Pittsburgh, USA)

This Workshop is funded by ERDF Funds through the Centre’s Regional Operational Program and by National Funds through the FCT – Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. under the project CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-029312.