12-13 Sept 2010

A two-day workshop was held at Shanghai in 12-13 September 2010. 
The first day of the workshop was held at Shanghai Research Centre for Wireless Communications (WiCO), with about 36 attendees. A total of 14 presentations were delievered in the workshop, including two invited talks from academia (Prof. Xiaohu You from Southeast Univeristy and Prof. Zhisheng Niu from Tsinghua University) and three invited talks from industry (Dr Shugong Xu from Huawei, Prof. Tim O'Farrell and Mike Fitch representing Mobile VCE, and Prof. Yang Yang from WiCO). After the workshop, dinner and networking events took place on a Riverside Cruise hosted by Huawei.
The second day of the workshop was held at Huawei Shanghai Research & Development Centre, in conjuction with the Enabling Innovation Leadership Forum: UK-China Responsible Low Energe Design in the Communications Value Chain, Shanghai EXPO 2010. Prof. Xiaohu You, Prof. Tim O' Farrell, and Mr Simon Flecther delivered three speaches related to next generation Green Radio technologies. Prof. Xiaohu You, Prof. Tim O' Farrell, Prof. Zhili Sun from the University of Surrey, Prof. Yang Yang from WiCO, and Dr Mike Fitch from BT participated in a panel discussion focused on academic outlooks; Mr Simon Flecther from NEC participated in another panel discussion focused on industrial solutions. About 150 people attended this high-profile forum, including Mark Prisk MP, UK Minister for Business and Enterprise. After the forum, dinner and networking events took place at the Shanghai Expo UK Pavilion hosted by the UK Consulate General in Shanghai.   

More information about this workshop can be found under http://www.ukchinab4g.ac.uk/WP3_2010_Shanghai.html.  

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