To-Euro-5G

To-Euro-5G: Supporting the European 5G Initiative

Abstract

The To-Euro-5G project has a clear objective to support the activities of the European 5G Initiative as outlined in the 5G contractual Public Private Partnership (cPPP) during the second phase of the 5G-PPP from June 2017 to June 2019, with the intention of maximising the return on this investment for Europe. The objectives of To-Euro-5G include: • Progressing the 5G-PPP high level goal of maintaining and enhancing the competitiveness of the European ICT industry, and seeking European leadership in the 5G domain. • Supporting activities where the 5G-PPP can contribute to the implementation of the European 5G Action Plan . • Assembling an overview of the 5G-PPP projects trial/demo/showcase potential and encouraging any organisation performing such an activity to identify the “European 5G” basis of their public showcases. • Responsibility for orchestrating the cross project activities of the 5G-PPP projects selected for Phase 2 of the 5GPPP, as foreseen by Article 41.4 of their respective grant agreements, for example, in the areas of Standards, Spectrum, Architecture, management, Security and a number of other key strategic aspects of 5G. • Developing and implementing a strategic communications plan, including technical and social media channels, to ensure the best possible impact is achieved with the results of the 5G-PPP projects and the horizontal activities of the 5GPPP programme. • Stimulating, organising and hosting strategic events and workshops where the European 5G achievements will be promoted on a global level. • Orchestrating an open, transparent and flexible 5G-PPP programme governance structure that facilitates good cooperation between the projects, the commission and the 5G Infrastructure Association.. The To-Euro-5G project also has the underlying ambition to ensure that European society, via the Vertical sectors uptake of 5G, can enjoy the economic and societal benefits these future 5G networks can provide.

Project details

Unibo Team Leader: Giovanni Emanuele Corazza

Unibo involved Department/s:
Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Energia Elettrica e dell'Informazione "Guglielmo Marconi"

Coordinator:
EURESCOM GmbH(Germany)

Other Participants:
Orange Sa (France)
Interinnov Sas (France)
MARTEL GmbH (Switzerland)
University Of Surrey (United Kingdom)
Telenor Asa (Norway)
Institut De L'Audiovisuel Et Des Telecommunications En Europe – Idate (France)
Waterford Institute of Technology (Ireland)
Alcatel - Lucent Bell Labs France (France)
ALMA MATER STUDIORUM - Università di Bologna (Italy)
Nokia Solutions And Networks Management International Gmbh (Germany)
The 5g Infrastructure Association (Belgium)

Total Eu Contribution: Euro (EUR) 2.522.708,75
Project Duration in months: 27
Start Date: 01/06/2017
End Date: 31/08/2019

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Partnerships for the goals This project contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

UE flag This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 761338