IEEE Future Networks World Forum
13–15 November 2023 // Baltimore, MD, USA
Imagining the Network of the Future


Date and Time

S02a: Wednesday, 15 NOVEMBER 2023 // 14:00-15:30 // EASTERN STANDARD TIME (EST)

Session Chair

  • Thomas Sandholm, CableLabs, USA

Accepted Papers

  • "Evaluation of HetNet Offloading with a GAN-driven Wireless Testbed", Thomas Sandholm, Irene Macaluso and Sayandev Mukherjee (CableLabs, USA)
  • "QoS for Heterogeneous IoT Networks in Remote Mountainous Environments", Sangeeth Kum (Amrita University, India)
  • "Federated Learning for Cost Optimized Offloading in Edge-enabled Industrial Internet of Things", Abhishek Hazra (NUS Singapore, Singapore); Bhabesh Mali (Central Institute of Technology Kokrajhar, India); Alakesh Kalita and Mohan Gurusamy (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
  • "VNF Placement based on Resource Usage Prediction using Federated Deep Learning Techniques", Rahul Mastram Verma, Krishna M. Sivalingam and Omkar Chavan (Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India)
  • "Private and Secure Machine Learning in Wireless Mobile Communication", Sogo Pierre Sanon (DFKI, Germany); Josephine Naa Ayeley Tetteh (Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Germany); Hans D. Schotten (University of Kaiserslautern, Germany)

Date and Time

S02b: Monday, 13 NOVEMBER 2023 // 16:00-17:30 // EASTERN STANDARD TIME (EST)

Session Chair

  • Hamid Sadjadpour, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

Accepted Papers

  • "Intelligent Resource Allocation for UAV-Based Cognitive NOMA Networks: An Active Inference Approach", Felix Obite (University of Genova, Italy); Ali Krayani (University of Genova, Italy & Queen Mary University of London, UK); Atm Shafiul Alam (Queen Mary University of London, UK); Lucio Marcenaro (Università degli Studi di Genova, Italy); A Nallanathan (QMUL, UK); Carlo S Regazzoni (University of Genoa, Italy)
  • "ML-Based Strategies to Optimize O-RAN VNFs for Latency and Reliability", Ibrahim Tamim (Humber College, Canada); Abdallah Shami (Western University, Canada); Lyndon Y Ong (Ciena corporation, USA)
  • "Wireless Quality of Service Modeling: Using Crowdsourced Data and Local Environment Features", Lydia Odilinye (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, Canada); Alexis Bose (Innovation Science and Economic Development Canada, Canada)
  • "Unsupervised Blind SNR Region Estimation Using Prototype-Based Multi-Stage Deep Neural Network", Charles Montes and Todd M Morehouse, Jr. (University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, USA); Ruolin Zhou (University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, USA)
  • "An ML-assisted OTFS vs. OFDM adaptable modem", Fnu I. Zakir Ahmed (University of California Santa Cruz, USA); Hamid Sadjadpour (University of California, Santa Cruz, USA)
  • "A No Code Approach to Infrastructure Provisioning in Support of Science", Ciprian Popoviciu (East Carolina University, USA); Jerome Sobieski and Bijan Jabbari (George Mason University, USA); Colby Sawyer (East Carolina University, USA); Liang Zhang (George Mason University, USA)

Symposium Organizers

  • Shimin Gong, Sun Yat-sen University, China
  • Kun Zhu, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China



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