IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications
31 August-3 September 2020 // Virtual Conference


Keynote Speakers

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Tim Whitley

Applied Research, BT

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Prokar Dasgupta

King’s College London

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Wen Tong

Huawei Wireless

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Robert McKenzie

BBC News Labs

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Maria Cuevas


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Peter Stuckman

European Commission

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Mike Short

Department for International Trade, UK




Full Programme

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Programme at a Glance

(All times listed in British Summer Time, BST) – Click on image to enlarge, or download PDF.

Conference Dates

Workshop Day: Monday, 31st August

Conference: Tuesday, 1st September- Thursday, 3rd September

Tutorial and Workshops

A full list of tutorials and workshops is available on the respective pages, both will run in parallel with full-day, morning and afternoon sessions running on the 31st of August between 9:00am and 5:30pm (BST).

As with the main conference Tutorial sessions will be delivered through the virtual conference platform, Whova. Anyone wishing to attend Tutorial sessions must have registered for the respective tutorial before the 28th August. Details for accessing the virtual conference platform will be publicised closer to the date.

List of Tutorials

List of Workshops


PIMRC 2020 will host a diverse range of panels with expertise spanning, business, industry and academic research, and policy.
Details on each panel including participants can be found by clicking on the title.

The Role of Disaggregation in Evolving 5G RAN Architectures

5G for Connected and Automated Mobility

On the Impact of Economics on the 6G Technologies

Engineering Wireless Innovation in the UK (curated by the UK5G Innovation Network)

Visible Light Communication Technology for Commercial, Industrial, and Individual Applications

Industry-Convened Panel: The Outlook of Wireless Research Beyond 5G in Europe

Special Sessions

Three special sessions will be presented at PIMRC 2020, each session presents technical papers that have responded to a call-for-papers around a specific theme.

SS01: Waveform Design for Beyond 5G Communications (WD for Beyond 5G)

SS02: Communication and Networking Algorithms for Cyber-Physical Systems in Industry 4.0 (CNA CPS I4)

SS03: Practice and Further Advances in Massive MIMO (PFA Massive MIMO)

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