IEEE GLOBECOM 2017 will be hosting a series of workshops and invites the submission of workshop proposals. Workshops should emphasize current topics of particular interest to the community on the latest technical and business issues in communications and networking, and should include a mix of regular papers, invited presentations and panels that encourage the participation of attendees in active discussion. 

Please address questions to Workshop Chairs: Tony Quek (, Wei Zhang (, and Gang Wu (

Important Dates

  • Deadline for workshop paper submission: 1 July 2017 23 July 2017*
  • Acceptance/rejection announcement: 1 September 2017
  • Final workshop papers due: 1 October 2017

* Hard deadline. There will not be any further extensions.

Overall Submission Link

December 4, 2017

Full Day

The Fourth International Workshop on 5G/5G+ Communications in Higher Frequency Bands (5GCHFB) 

Contact: Dr. Yi Wang (
Submit Paper

8th International Workshop on Wireless Networking and Control for Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles

Contact: Prof. Christian Wietfeld (christian.wietfeld@tu-­‐
Submit Paper

Workshop on 5G Networks Using Unlicensed Spectrum

Contact: Dr. Haijun Zhang (
Submit Paper

2nd International Workshop on Non-­Orthogonal Multiple Access Techniques for 5G

Contact: Dr. Mojtaba Vaezi (
Submit Paper

2nd IEEE GLOBECOM Workshop on Wireless Energy Harvesting Communication Networks

Contact: Dr. He Chen (
Submit Paper

4th Int. Workshop on Ultra-Reliable Low-­Latency Communications in Wireless Network (URLLC)

Contact: Dr. Meryem Simsek (Meryem.Simsek@tu-­‐
Submit Paper


Half-Day (AM)

Quantum Communications and Information Technology 2017 (QCIT’17)

Contact: Prof. Lajos Hanzo (
Submit Paper

The First IEEE Workshop on PHY and Cross-­Layer Security Solutions for 5G Networks

Contact: Prof. Li Sun (
Submit Paper

Half-­Day (PM)

Workshop on Full-­Duplex Communications for Future Wireless Networks

Contact: Dr. Hirley Alves (
Submit Paper

IEEE Workshop on Low Power Wide Area networking technologies for emerging Internet of Things (LPWA4IoT)

Contact: Prof. Kan Zheng (
Submit Paper

December 8, 2017

Full Day

7th IEEE GLOBECOM Workshop on Optical Wireless Communications (OWC’17)

Contact: Prof. Jean Armstrong (
Submit Paper

6th International Workshop on Emerging Technologies for 5G and Beyond Wireless and Mobile Networks (ET5GB)

Contact: Prof. Tommy Svensson (
Submit Paper

Workshop on 5G Ultra Dense Networks

Contact: Prof. Xiaoli Chu (
Submit Paper

5th IEEE GLOBECOM Workshop on Trusted Communications with Physical Layer Security

Contact: Prof. Trung Q. Duong (
Submit Paper

Half-­Day (AM)

International Workshop on 5G Test-­Beds & Trials – Learnings from implementing 5G (5G-­Testbed 2017)

Contact: Dr. Markus Mueck (
Submit Paper

1st International Workshop on Large-­Scale Antenna Systems in Licensed and Unlicensed Bands

Contact: Dr. Giovanni Geraci (
Submit Paper

Vehicular Communications based on 5G

Contact: Dr. Shanzhi Chen (
Submit Paper