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19.3.2013 The final review of the OneFIT project was held on 19th March 2013. The review took place in Brussels, Belgium. The agenda of the meeting is available here.
19.3.2013 Opportunistic networks: the cost-effective and energy-efficient way to increase current network management and capacity. Opportunistic Networks lead to better services for the user and create market opportunities for manufacturers, operators and service providers. Evidence of this is the relevant discussions in 3GPP. The press release can be obtained through the following link.
07.3.2013 An announcement of the OneFIT achievements has been published in a Greek ICT information portal. The announcement is available at the following link. (in Greek)
27-28.2.2013 OneFIT members participated in the cluster meetings of the Future Networks 11th FP7 Concertation. The event took place in Brussels, Belgium. [Details]
28-29.1.2013 OneFIT members participated in a meeting in Stuttgart, Germany, in order to discuss on final projects deliverables that are due for the completion of the OneFIT project.
17.1.2013 OneFIT members participated in a meeting in Brussels, in order to fine-tune details based also on discussions with the EC project officers regarding the completion of the OneFIT project.
12.12.2012 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI Workshop on Reconfigurable Radio Systems. A demonstration related to RAT selection mechanisms in wireless networks was performed. The event took place in Cannes, France. [Details]
11-12.12.2012 OneFIT members participated in a project-related meeting in order to discuss finalization issues. The meeting took place in Milan, Italy.
13.11.2012 OneFIT members participated in the Net!Works Event 2012. Main aim was the promotion of OneFIT results and the investigation of potential continuation of OneFIT. The event took place in Brussels, Belgium. [Details]
05-08.11.2012 OneFIT members participated in an ad-hoc meeting in Stuttgart. The goal was to revisit the current status and schedule actions regarding the deliverable completion until the end of the project. The ad-hoc meeting took place during the GreenTouch event which was hosted by Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs in Stuttgart, Germany. [Details]
22-25.10.2012 OneFIT members participated in the 29th meeting of the Wireless World research Forum (WWRF). The event took place in Berlin, Germany. Prof. P. Demestichas (UPRC, OneFIT Coordinator) was elected as the Chairman of Working Group C (WGC) related to Communication Architectures and Technologies. [Details]
10.10.2012 OneFIT members participated in the cluster meetings of the Future Networks 10th FP7 Concertation. The event took place in Brussels, Belgium and a presentation of the main achievements of the OneFIT project was shown during the event. [Details]
02-05.10.2012 Dr. Markus Mueck, ETSI/RRS chairman and OneFIT-WP5 Leader made a keynote speech in the 12th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT). The speech was titled: "Cognitive and Reconfigurable Radio Systems – State-of-the-Art and Related Standardization and Regulation Activities". The event took place in the Gold Coast, Australia. The presentation is available here.
01.10.2012 EC E1 Unit (Network Technologies) released the first edition of the "Net-Tech Future" magazine. An interview of the OneFIT coordinator Prof. P. Demestichas is included under the title: "ONEFIT- When opportunity knocks, clever networks step in". [Magazine]
25-27.9.2012 The 8th meeting of the OneFIT project was kindly hosted by Telefonica (TID). The meeting took place in Madrid, Spain.
13-14.9.2012 OneFIT was represented in the 19th Meeting of ETSI RRS. An overview of the achievements of OneFIT was presented. The presentation is available to ETSI RRS members through the following link. The meeting took place in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation and was organized by Intel Labs.
12-14.9.2012 OneFIT members participated to the 3rd Workshop of the COST Action IC0902. During the meeting, the achievements of OneFIT project were presented with a presentation titled "Cognitive Management Systems and Control Channels for Versatile Networking Paradigms". The Workshop took place in the city of Ohrid.
04-06.7.2012 OneFIT's project coordinator, Prof. P. Demestichas, was interviewed by Luis Correia (Net!Works ETP) in the context of Future Network and Mobile Summit 2012. The interview was related to the values of working in an EU project and the importance of the event. [Video]
04-06.7.2012 OneFIT members participated in the Future Network and Mobile Summit 2012. A demonstration booth was placed during the event and several delegates had the opportunity to visit it and see the presented solutions. The event took place in Berlin, Germany.
29.6.2012 OneFIT members participated in the SDR WinnComm panel on "Future of White Space". The event took place in Brussels, Belgium. [Details]
25.6.2012 The third review of the OneFIT project was held on 25th June 2012. The review took place in Brussels, Belgium. The agenda of the meeting is available here.
30.5.2012 OneFIT members participated in an NGMN meeting so as to discuss potential OneFIT exploitation opportunities. The meeting took place in Frankfurt, Germany. [Details]
22-24.5.2012 The 7th meeting of the OneFIT project was kindly hosted by La Citadelle Inzenjering (LCI). The meeting took place in Novi Sad, Serbia.
09-11.5.2012 OneFIT members participated in the Future Internet Assembly (FIA). A presentation was given in the "Standards Brokerage Event". The presentation focused on standardization activities and future steps of OneFIT. The event took place in Aalborg, Denmark [Details]
07-11.5.2012 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI/RRS 18th meeting. The meeting took place in Chengdu, China.
02-03.5.2012 OneFIT members participated in the COST/ECC Workshop on Cognitive Radio and Software Defined Radio. The workshop was organized by BundesnetzAgentur and took place at Mainz, Germany. Also, partners from IMC (M. Mueck) organized a session titled "Standardisation and industry specification". The session hosted invited talks from IMC, Qualcomm, Huawei, Nokia and Neul. [Details]
01-04.4.2012 OneFIT members participated in the Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2012). The conference was held in Paris, France. [Details]
15-16.3.2012 OneFIT members participated in the International Workshop on Mobile Opportunistic Networks (MobiOpp 2012). A demonstration of the OneFIT solution was presented. The event took place in Zurich, Switzerland. [Details]
27.2-02.3.2012 OneFIT members participated and contributed to the ETSI/RRS 17th meeting. The ETSI/RRS TR 102 684 "Feasibility Study on Control Channels for Cognitive Radio Systems" was approved by RRS/WG3 and by the RRS Plenary. The TR was driven by OneFIT. UPRC acted as rapporteur and contributions came mainly from UPRC, EIT+ and ALUD. Further support came from IMC, NTUK and UPC. Other contributions came from Nokia and InterDigital. Also, during the RRS meeting, the OneFIT project progress report was presented. The meeting took place in Maison Alforts, France.
13.2.2012 OneFIT members contributed and participated in the RAS Cluster meeting and the FlexSUS Workshop in the context of the "Future Networks 9th FP7 Concertation meeting". The first presentation was about "Cognitive Control Channels: Current Status and Implementation Options" and the second one addressed issues on "Flexible and Shared Spectrum Use for Enabling Operator Governed Opportunistic Use of Resources". The meeting took place in Brussels, Belgium. [Details]
07-09.2.2012 The 6th meeting of the OneFIT project was kindly hosted by the University of Surrey (UNIS). The meeting took place in Guildford, UK.
31.1.2012 OneFIT members participated in the SESERV workshop on the interplay of economics and technology for the Future Internet. The workshop took place in Athens, Greece and an overview of OneFIT was presented. [Details]
09-11.1.2012 OneFIT members participated in the International Conference on Wireless On-demand Network Systems and Services (WONS 2012). The conference took place in Courmayeur, Italy. [Details]
05-06.12.2011 OneFIT members participated in the Innovation Convention organised by the European Commission. The event took place in Brussels, Belgium. [Details]
21-25.11.2011 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI/RRS#16. The meeting took place in Ispra, Italy. Contributions were made in the context of the "ETSI TR102.684: Feasibility Study on Control Channels for Cognitive Radio Systems". Also, the activity report of the OneFIT project was presented. [Details]
26-29.10.2011 OneFIT members contributed to the International Conference on Cognitive Radio and Advanced Spectrum Management (CogArt 2011). The conference took place in Barcelona, Spain. [Details]
24-28.10.2011 OneFIT members participated in the Future Internet Week. The event was held in Poznan, Poland and a demonstration of the OneFIT coverage and capacity extension scenarios took place in the context of ServiceWave 2011. Screenshots from the OneFIT demonstration are publicly available through the FIRE website and through the Future Internet Week-Demo evening website.
17-20.10.2011 OneFIT members participated in the 27th meeting of the Wireless World Research Forum. The meeting took place in Dusseldorf, Germany. [Details]
11-13.10.2011 The 5th meeting of the OneFIT project was kindly hosted by NTUK. The meeting took place in Paris, France.
06-07.10.2011 OneFIT members participated and contributed to the Future Networks 8th FP7 Concertation, organized by the European Commission, DG Information Society, on October 6-7 2011, in Brussels. The team contributed to the Future Internet Cluster Meeting and to the Management of the Cloud with the "Opportunistic resource aggregation in the backhaul".
05-07.10.2011 OneFIT members participated in the 2nd International Workshop of COST Action IC0902. The event was held in Castelldefels and Barcelona city, Spain. A contribution followed in the context of the Working Group 4- Intersystem coexistence and cooperation. [Details]
03-06.10.2011 OneFIT members contributed to the International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC). The event took place in the city of Brest, France. [Details]
21-23.9.2011 UPRC members participated in the 3rd International ICST Conference on Mobile Networks & Management (MONAMI 2011). The conference was held in Aveiro, Portugal and the work on "Opportunistic Network Creation Schemes for Capacity Extension in Wireless Access and Backhaul Segments" was presented. [Details]
16.9.2011 The second audit of the OneFIT project was held on 16th September. The audit took place in Brussels, Belgium. The agenda of the meeting is available here.
08-09.9.2011 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI/RRS#15. The meeting took place in Sophia Antipolis, France.
05-08.9.2011 OneFIT members contributed and participated in the IEEE-VTC Fall 2011. The conference was held in San Francisco, CA, USA. [Details]
15-17.6.2011 The Future Networks and Mobile Summit 2011 was held in Warsaw, Poland. OneFIT members participated in the Federation Workshop and discussed on Architecture, Algorithms and Control Channels [Details]. Moreover, OneFIT had a demonstration booth showcasing opportunistic capacity and coverage extension scenarios. Also, 2 papers were included in the programme regarding "Specification and assessment of a fitness function for the creation of opportunistic networks" and "Opportunistic Networks for efficient application provisioning in the Future Internet: Business scenarios and technical challenges" [Details]. The demonstration posters are also available here.
17-19.5.2011 OneFIT held its 4th meeting in May 2011. The meeting took place in the city of Oulu, Finland and was hosted by the VTT Technical Research Center of Finland.
16-19.5.2011 OneFIT members participated in the Future Internet Week. The event was held in Budapest, Hungary. [Details]
11-12.5.2011 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI/RRS#14 meeting. The meeting took place in Aachen, Germany and the status-to-date of OneFIT project was presented.
03.5.2011 OneFIT partner Intel Mobile Communications (Markus Mueck) co-organized the tutorial "Dynamic Spectrum Access Related Standards" at the IEEE DySPAN conference in Aachen, Germany. Approx. 35 participants followed the presentation on the current regulatory and standards landscape including details on ETSI RRS, IEEE DySPAN, IEEE 802, etc.
11-13.4.2011 UPRC members participated in the Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF) meeting 26. The meeting took place in Doha, Qatar. A work on "Opportunistic Network Creation for Efficient Application Provisioning in the Wireless Future Internet" was presented. [Details]
21.3.2011 OneFIT members participated in the project's first audit. The audit took place in Brussels, Belgium.
10-11.2.2011 OneFIT members participated in the Future Networks 7th FP7 Concertation, organized by the European Commission, DG Information Society. The event took place in Brussels, Belgium. Dr. Kostas Tsagkaris presented the following: in the context of the Plenary Meeting the "Working with ETSI: ISG or Technical Committees" and the "E3 Impact on Standards". In the context of the RAS Cluster Meeting the "Overview of Green Footprint of the OneFIT Technologies" and in the context of the FI Cluster Meeting the "Information and Execution Automation between the Service and Network planes -The OneFIT Perspective". [Details]
08-10.2.2011 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI/RRS#13. The meeting took place in Maison Alforts, France. A presentation was given regarding "Reporting of Activities in the OneFIT project: Overview of Functional Architecture".
01-04.2.2011 OneFIT held its 3rd meeting in February 2011. The meeting took place in Stuttgart, Germany and was hosted by Alcatel-Lucent Deutschland.
15-17.12.2010 OneFIT members participated in the Future Internet Assembly in Ghent, Belgium, and conducted a first demonstration titled "Future Internet Architectures and Scenarios by means of Opportunistic Networks and Cognitive Management Systems" in the context of the ServiceWave 2010 Conference. [Posters]
23-25.11.2010 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI/RRS#12 meeting and an overview of the OneFIT project was presented. Also, OneFIT members, together with other RRS members contributed to the establishment of a working item titled "Reconfigurable Radio Systems (RRS)-Feasibility Study on Control Channels for Cognitive Radio Systems", which will lead to the ETSI Technical Report 102.684. The meeting was held in Munich, Germany.
23-25.11.2010 Dr. Kostas Tsagkaris (UPRC) participated in the COST IC0902 event in Bologna, Italy. For further details please select here.
15-18.11.2010 Andreas Georgakopoulos (UPRC) participated in the Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF) meeting 25. The meeting took place in London, UK and the high-level solution of OneFIT was presented in the context of WG6 regarding "Cognitive Networks and Systems for a Wireless Future Internet". [Details]
19-20.10.2010 OneFIT members participated and presented an overview paper-poster to the ETSI open workshop on Machine to Machine Communications. The workshop took place on 19-20.10.2010 in Sophia Antipolis, France. Dr. Vera Stavroulaki (UPRC) presented a poster. For more details click here.- [Poster]
18-20.10.2010 OneFIT members participated in the Future Networks 6th FP7 Concertation, organized by the European Commission, DG Information Society, on October 18-20 2010, in Brussels. [Details] Prof. Panagiotis Demestichas (UPRC) gave presentations to the plenary, the Radio Access & Spectrum (RAS) cluster and the Future Internet (FI) cluster.
05-07.10.2010 OneFIT held its 2nd meeting in Munich, Germany, from the 5th till the 7th of October. The meeting were hosted by Intel Mobile Communications and concerned trainings on the technologies available for proof of concept and validation, as well as technical challenges and requirements that derive from the scenarios, and should be addressed by the functional and system architecture.
27-29.9.2010 Christian Mouton (NTUK) participated in the Regulatory and Technological Requirements for Cognitive Radio Networking Session in the context of ICT 2010 event in Brussels, Belgium. [Details]
26-27.9.2010 OneFIT members participated in the COGCLOUD workshop and to a panel discussion in the context of the PIMRC 2010 conference. For information on the COGCLOUD Workshop select here. For information on the panel discussion select here.
07-09.9.2010 OneFIT members contributed to the ETSI/RRS #11 in Sophia Antipolis. Dr Vera Stavroulaki (UPRC) made a presentation titled "Reporting of Activities in OneFIT project: Scenarios Overview" [Details]. Also, OneFIT members were involved in the presentation titled "Discussion on Implementation of the in-band CPC or extensions (C4MS, etc.)" [Details]. Finally, change requests were made to WG1, in order to integrate OneFIT scenarios with RRS ones.
30-31.8.2010 Marja Matinmikko (VTT) participated in COST Action IC0905 (TERRA) meeting in Brussels and gave a presentation "Scenarios for Opportunistic Networks from OneFIT Project". For more information, please click here.
28-30.7.2010 OneFIT members participated in the ETSI AFI meeting #6. The meeting took place in Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France. [Details]
27-30.7.2010 Prof. P. Demestichas (UPRC) and J. Gebert (ALUD) contributed to the "Spectrum Sharing and Coexistence: Europe's 7th Framework Program Approaches" presentation with the OneFIT overview and views. The presentation held in the "11th Annual International Symposium on Advanced Radio Technologies" (ISART), which is dedicated to "Spectrum Sharing Technologies", and took place on July 27-30, 2010, in Boulder, Colorado USA. The presentation is part of the Research Session, on the 30th of July (presenter: Roberto Llorente). For more information click here. [Presentation]
06-08.7.2010 The kick-off meeting for the OneFIT Project took place in the University of Piraeus Research Center Premises, July 6th-8th, 2010
22.6.2010 Dr. Kamran Arshad (UNIS) participated in the Wireless Innovation Forum (WInF) and European Reconfigurable Radio and Technologies Workshop and Product Exposition – June 21-23, 2010 in Mainz, Germany, giving the presentation titled “OneFIT Overview - Opportunistic networks and Cognitive Management Systems for Efficient Application Provision in the Future InterneT”. For more information please visit the WInF Website.
15.6.2010 Dr. Kostas Tsagkaris (UPRC) participated in the RAS Cluster Meeting and eMobility Workshop in the context of Future Networks and Mobile Summit 2010
15.6.2010 Lect. Vera Stavroulaki (UPRC) participated in the Future Internet Workshop & Cluster Meeting in the context of Future Networks and Mobile Summit 2010. A brief oral introduction of the poster was given “Wireless Access and Mobility in the Future Internet through Opportunistic Networks and Cognitive Management Systems”.
04-06.5.2010 OneFIT members participated and contributed to the ETSI/RRS Meeting 10 in Athens, Greece. The title of the presentation is "OneFIT Overview: Opportunistic networks and Cognitive Management Systems for Efficient Application Provision in the Future InterneT" [Select here for details]