March 2, 2017
At MWC 2017 in Barcelona, the ComNets chair and the 5G Lab Germany presented the demos, the Tactile Internet and the Reliable Multicast in Stadium, in collaboration with Deutsche Telekom and Nokia. The press release is here.
November 15, 2016
The ComNets chair and the 5G Lab Germany are members of the cross-industry consortium “5G ConnectedMobility” to strengthen 5G research and development in Germany. The announcement by Ericsson on ‘Digital Test Field Highway’ is here. The other members of the project are the BMW Group, Deutsche Bahn, all three mobile telephony providers Deutsche Telekom, Telefónica Germany and Vodafone, 5G Lab Germany at the Dresden University of Technology, and the Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen (BASt) and the Federal Network Agency (BNetzA).

August 06, 2016
The ComNets chair and the 5G Lab Germany were featured in the German national TV MDR in the program ‘Die Vergangenheit und Zukunft des Netzes (The past and future of the networks)’.

July 02, 2016
5G Lab Germany coordinator Prof. Frank Fitzek explains why connected cars are important, in the context of Tesla Autopilot accident, to the Welt.de.

April 21, 2016
5G Lab Germany coordinator Prof. Frank Fitzek gives an interview on ‘Netz-Strategie. Wie wichtig ist 5G für Deutschland?’ to DIGITUS magazine. Full interview is available here.

January 07, 2016
Deutsche Telekom announces sponsorship of “Deutsche Telekom Chair of Communication Networks” and becomes industry partner of the 5G Lab Germany at the TU Dresden.

November 19, 2015
5G Lab Germany coordinator Prof. Frank Fitzek explained at a common showcase with Ericsson the current status of research and visualized the variety of possible applications, closely followed by Germany’s chancellor Angela Merkel, vice chancellor Sigmar Gabriel and five federal ministers.

October 21, 2015
Invitation from the Medientage Munich for Prof. Fitzek as a speaker. Have a look yourself: Medientage 2015

October 07, 2015
“The 5G Man”: Prof. Frank Fitzek being on the cover of EE Times. Initial to his interview was the SEMICON Conference, one of the biggest conferences of its kind. To read the article follow on interview.

September 30, 2015
PhD student Juan Cabrera joining in for the RAN World event and giving a talk on “a holistic view of 5G”

September 30, 2015
ComNets Chair present at the Mobile Edge Computing Congress. Prof. Frank Fitzek is invited to give talks on 5G.

March 2015
5G Lab Germany coordinator Prof. Frank Fitzek gives an interview on ‘Tactile Internet and Robotic Telesurgery’ to Medtronic Eureka magazine. Full interview is available here.