What Challenges Do You Foresee that Could Affect Deployment of 5G

 

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IEEE 5G Transmissions: Podcasts with the Experts
An IEEE Future Directions Digital Studio Production 

In this inaugural installment of IEEE 5G Transmissions: Podcasts with the Experts, several subject matter experts and members of the IEEE 5G Initiative Steering Committee offer their insights on the question: What challenges do you foresee that could affect deployment of 5G? 

 

 

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The experts in order of appearance:  

chih lin croppedChih-Lin I, Chief Scientist of Wireless Technologies in charge of advanced wireless communication R&D efforts, China Mobile Research Institute, and Founder, Green Communication Research Center of China Mobile, Co-Chair IEEE 5G Initiative Publications Working Group, Member IEEE 5G Steering Initiative Committee

 

 

 

Adam Drobot Adam Drobot, Chairman of the Board, OpenTechWorks, Inc., Member IEEE 5G Initiative Steering Committee

 

 

 

condry croppedMichael Condry, Former CTO, Intel Global Ecosystem Development Division (retired) and President, IEEE Technology and Engineering Management Society, Co-Chair IEEE 5G Initiative Industry Engagement Working Group, Member IEEE 5G Initiative Steering Committee

 

 

 

ashtosh cropped podcastAshutosh Dutta, Lead Member of Technical Staff at AT&T, Co-Chair IEEE 5G Initiative

 

 

 

james croppedJames Irvine, Reader in Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Strathcylde in Glasgow, Scotland where he leads the Mobile Communications Group. Chair IEEE Intiative 5G Web Portal / Content Development Working Group, Co-Chair of IEEE 5G Initiative Community Development Working Group, Member IEEE 5G Initiative Steering Committee 

 

 

alex croppedAlex Wyglinski, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and Director and Founder Wireless Innovation Laboratory, Co-Chair IEEE 5G Initiative Community Development Working Group

 

 

 

IEEE 5G is polling audiences on Twitter and Collabratec to weigh in on the same question. Please visit and vote for your choice. Check back soon for the results! 

What challenges do you foresee that could affect deployment of 5G? 

a. Spectrum
b. Scalability
c. Interoperability between equipment vendors 
d. Other