The NRG-5 has participated in EUCNC 2019 help in Valencia, Spain, from June 18th to June 21st, 2019.
One of NRG5 use cases is Predictive Maintenance of Energy Networks using (semi-)autonomous flying drones and 5G network technology. Instantiating NRG5 VNFs, the drones will be remotely controlled at the Mobidel Edge Cloud/Multi-RAT Edge Cloud (MEC) to follow the electricity lines and focus on the points of interest.
The 5th NRG-5 plenary meeting was hosted by BT in their premises in Adastral Park, Ipswich on 11-12/7/2018
NRG-5 organized a Special Session at the European Conference on Networks and Communications (EUCNC’ 2018) on 18-21 June 2018 in Ljubjana, Slovenia, to highlight the importance of 5G in the realization of the Smart Energy vertical. The Special Session was entitled “Unlocking the 5G potential for smart energy grids” and was chaired by the NRG-5 Coordinator Dr. Massimo Bertoncini.
The 4th NRG-5 plenary meeting was hosted by Engineering in Rome on 19-20/4/2018
NRG-5 was presented at the IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PerCom), in Athens, Greece on March 19-23, 2018.
During the presentation the paper “Smart Grid: a demanding use case for 5G technologies“, which refers to the NRG-5 results was presented.
NRG-5 was represented by Dr. Theodore Zahariadis, NRG-5 Technical Manager at te EC H2020 5G Infrastructure TB meeting on Thursday 15/03/2018 in Brussels, Belgium