3rd Network Management and QoS for 5G Networks

Monday, 18 June 2018, 09:00-13:00, E3 hall
  • Kieran Sullivan (Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland)
  • Anastasius Gavras (Eurescom, Germany)


Motivation and Background

The reason for the workshop is to show case the work of the Network Management and QoS Working Group of the EU 5G PPP.
The workshop will bring together the various contributing projects within the 5GPPP that are involved in this working group and also interested parties (projects and/or organisations) which have a common interest in the development and progression of the identified topics below:
Network Management:
– Integration of Networking Technologies
– Integrated & Cognitive Network Management
– Virtual Network Platforms
– Multi Domain Software Networks
– Service Programmability and Orchestration
– Network Softwarisation
– Network slicing
– Intent-based management
– End-to-end service management
– Zero touch service and network management
Quality of Service:
– Metrics, Algorithms and Techniques for QoS and QoE of the Network & Services
SDN and NFV technologies
– ETSI OSM (Open Source MANO)
– RAN Cloudification
– Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC)
Network Management in the vertical industries
– Transportation/Auto-motive
– Energy
– Health
– Industry 4.0
– Public Safety
– Smart City
– Media



The workshop will comprise:


DURATION (Mins) ITEM (project acknowledged) Speaker
10 Opening and Introduction Tasos Gavras

Eurescom, Germany

25 Keynote Kieran Sullivan

Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland

25 Functional framework for network slicing management in the 5G Radio Access Network (5G ESSENCE) Jordi Pérez-Romero

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain

25 Machine Learning-Based Framework for Autonomous Network Management in 5G Systems (SelfNet) Wei Jiang

German Research Center for Artifitial Intelligence, Germany

25 Self-Organizing Capabilities in 5G Networks: NFV & SDN Coordination in a Complex Use Case (SelfNet) Gregorio Martinez Perez

University of Murcia, Spain

25 Panel session All presenters and keynote speaker
10 Summary and wrap-up Kieran Sullivan

Waterford Institute of Technology / Telecommunication Software and Systems Group, Ireland