The 10th International
Conference on Wireless Networks and Mobile Communications

26 to 28 October 2023.//Turkey Istanbul Technical University

(Hybrid mode: Physical and virtual)

"Smart Connectivity"

Technically Co-Sponsored by the IEEE Communications Society
IEEE Conference Record Number #59760

Keynote speakers

Prof. Mohsen Guizani

Prof. Mohsen Guizani (Fellow, IEEE) received the BS (with distinction), MS. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical and Computer engineering from Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA in 1985, 1987 and 1990, respectively. He is currently a Professor of Machine Learning at the Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI), Abu Dhabi, UAE. Previously, he worked in different institutions in the USA. His research interests include applied machine learning and artificial intelligence, smart city, Internet of Things (IoT), intelligent autonomous systems, and cybersecurity. He became an IEEE Fellow in 2009 and was listed as a Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science in 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022.

Dr. Guizani has won several research awards including the "2015 IEEE Communications Society Best Survey Paper Award", the Best ComSoc Journal Paper Award in 2021 as well 5 Best Paper Awards from ICC and Globecom Conferences. He is the author of 11 books, more than 1000 publications and several US patents. He is also the recipient of the 2017 IEEE Communications Society Wireless Technical Committee (WTC) Recognition Award, the 2018 AdHoc Technical Committee Recognition Award, and the 2019 IEEE Communications and Information Security Technical Recognition (CISTC) Award. He served as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Network and is currently serving on the Editorial Boards of many IEEE Transactions and Magazines. He was the Chair of the IEEE Communications Society Wireless Technical Committee and the Chair of the TAOS Technical Committee. He served as the IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Speaker and is currently the IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer.

Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Arslan

Dr. Arslan (IEEE Fellow, IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, Member of Turkish Academy of Science) received his BS degree from the Middle East Technical University (METU), Ankara, Turkey in 1992; his MS and Ph.D. degrees were received respectively in 1994 and 1998 from Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas, TX. From January 1998 to August 2002, he was with the research group of Ericsson, where he was involved with several projects related to 2G and 3G wireless communication systems. Between August 2002 and August 2022, he was with the Electrical Engineering Department, at the University of South Florida, where he was a Professor. In December 2013, he joined Istanbul Medipol University to found the Engineering College, where he has been working as the Dean of the School of Engineering and Natural Sciences. In addition, he has worked as a part-time consultant for various companies and institutions including Anritsu Company, Savronik Inc., and The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey. Dr. Arslan served as the founding Chairman of The Board Of Directors of ULAK Communication company, which is a Turkish telecom equipment provider. He was also a member of the Tubitak Scientific Board. Since May 2021, he has been serving as a Member of the Board of Directors for Turkcell, the biggest cellular operator in Turkey while also operating in Ukraine, Belarus, and Cyprus.

Dr. Arslan’s research interests are related to advanced signal processing techniques at the physical and medium access layers, with cross-layer design for networking adaptivity and Quality of Service (QoS) control. He is interested in many forms of wireless technologies including cellular radio, wireless PAN/LAN/MANs, fixed wireless access, aeronautical networks, underwater networks, in vivo networks, and wireless sensors networks. His current research interests are on 5G and beyond radio access technologies, physical layer security, interference management (avoidance, awareness, and cancellation), cognitive radio, small cells, UWB, multi-carrier wireless technologies, dynamic spectrum access, co-existence issues on heterogeneous networks, aeronautical (High Altitude Platform) communications, in vivo channel modeling and system design, and underwater acoustic communications. He has served as technical program committee chair, technical program committee member, session and symposium organizer, and workshop chair in several IEEE conferences. He is currently a member of the editorial board for the IEEE Surveys and Tutorials and the Sensors Journal. He has also served as a member of the editorial board for the IEEE Transactions on Communications, the IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking (TCCN), the Elsevier Physical Communication Journal, the Hindawi Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Wiley Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing Journal.

Dr. Arslan has made scholarly contributions in various arenas and his research has created 55 issued patents and more than 75 pending patents, 51 book chapters, 3 edited books, and one textbook, more than 180 peer-reviewed journal papers (mostly IEEE journals), and more than 260 peer-reviewed IEEE conference papers. His work in wireless communications has led to more than 19000 citations and to a Google scholar H-index of 53. His outstanding contributions to wireless communications were recognized by his peers by elevation to IEEE Fellow. He is also selected as a full member of the Turkish Academy of Sciences.

In addition to his research activities, Dr. Arslan has also contributed significantly to wireless communication education. He has integrated the outcomes of his research into education which lead him to develop several prestigious educational journals and conference papers. He also has developed a unique “Wireless Systems Laboratory” course (funded by the National Science Foundation and Agilent Technologies) where he was able to teach not only the theory but also the practical aspects of wireless communication systems with the most contemporary test and measurement equipment. Dr. Arslan has been honored with numerous teaching awards in recognition of his reputation among students as an effective teacher. He has graduated 26 Ph.D. students and 24 MS students. His students received numerous awards and found employment in top universities and key industrial companies all over the world.

Prof. Jaime Lloret Mauri

Prof. Jaime Lloret (jlloret@dcom.upv.es) received his B.Sc.+M.Sc. in Physics in 1997, his B.Sc.+M.Sc. in electronic Engineering in 2003 and his Ph.D. in telecommunication engineering (Dr. Ing.) in 2006. He is a Cisco Certified Network Professional Instructor and he has 7 Cisco Networking Academy Certifications. He also has the Hewlett-Packard IT Architect Certification. He worked as a network designer and administrator in several enterprises. He is Full Professor at the Polytechnic University of Valencia. He is the Chair of the Integrated Management Coastal Research Institute (IGIC) since January 2017. He was the founder of the “Communications and Networks” research group of the IGIC and he is the head (and founder) of the "Active and collaborative techniques and use of technologic resources in the education (EITACURTE)" Innovation Group. He is the director of the University Diploma “Redes y Comunicaciones de Ordenadores” and he has been the director of the University Master "Digital Post Production" for the term 2012-2016. He was Vice-chair for the Europe/Africa Region of Cognitive Networks Technical Committee (IEEE Communications Society) for the term 2010-2012 and Vice-chair of the Internet Technical Committee (IEEE Communications Society and Internet society) for the term 2011-2013. He has been Internet Technical Committee chair (IEEE Communications Society and Internet society) for the term 2013-2015. He has authored 15 books and has more than 800 research papers published in national and international conferences, international journals (more than 400 with Clarivate Analytics JCR). He has been the co-editor of 54 conference proceedings and guest editor of several international books and journals. He is editor-in-chief of the “Ad Hoc and Sensor Wireless Networks” (with Clarivate Analytics Impact Factor), the international journal "Networks Protocols and Algorithms", and the International Journal of Multimedia Communications. Moreover, he is Associate editor of “Sensors” in the Section Sensor Networks, and in Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, he is advisory board member of the “International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks” (all with Clarivate Analytics Impact factor), and he is IARIA Journals Board Chair (8 Journals). Furthermore, he is (or has been) associate editor of 46 international journals (16 of them with Clarivate Analytics Impact Factor). He has led many local, regional, national and European projects. He was the chair of the Working Group of the Standard IEEE 1907.1 from 2013 to 2018. Since 2016 till today he is the Spanish researcher with highest h-index in the TELECOMMUNICATIONS journal list according to Clarivate Analytics Ranking. Moreover, he is included in the world’s top 2% scientists according to the Stanford University List since 2020. He has been involved in more than 500 Program committees of international conferences, and more than 160 organization and steering committees. He has been general chair (or co-chair) of 78 International workshops and conferences (chairman of SENSORCOMM 2007, UBICOMM 2008, ICNS 2009, ICWMC 2010, eKNOW 2012, SERVICE COMPUTATION 2013, COGNITIVE 2013, ADAPTIVE 2013, 12th AICT 2016, 11th ICIMP 2016, 3rd GREENETS 2016, 13th IWCMC 2017, 10th WMNC 2017, 18th ICN 2019, 14th ICDT 2019, 12th CTRQ 2019, 14th ICSNC 2019, 8th INNOV 2019, 14th ICDS 2020, 5th ALLSENSORS 2020, IndustrialIoT 2020, COGNITIVE 2020, ADAPTIVE 2020, SENSORCOMM 2020, AFIN 2020, ACN 2020, and GC-ElecEng 2020, 13th COGNITIVE 2021, 13th ADAPTIVE 2021, 15th UBICOMM 2021, 17th ICNS 2021, 16th ICIW 2021, 18th WINSYS 2021, 5th MCNA 2021, GMC-ElecEng 2021, 18th ICNS 2022, 14th COGNITIVE 2022, 14th ADAPTIVE 2022, 17th ICIW 2022, 16th UBICOMM 2022, 19th WINSYS 2022, MCNA 2023, 18th ICSNC 2023, and 8th HEALTHINFO 2023, and co-chairman of ICAS 2009, INTERNET 2010, MARSS 2011, IEEE MASS 2011, SCPA 2011, ICDS 2012, 2nd IEEE SCPA 2012, GreeNets 2012, 3rd IEEE SCPA 2013, SSPA 2013, AdHocNow 2014, MARSS 2014, SSPA 2014, IEEE CCAN 2015, 4th IEEE SCPA 2015, IEEE SCAN 2015, ICACCI 2015, SDRANCAN 2015, FMEC 2016, 2nd FMEC 2017, 5th SCPA 2017, XIII JITEL 2017, 3rd SDS 2018, 5th IoTSMS 2018, 4th FMEC 2019, 10th International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence 2019, 6th SNAMS 2019, ACN 2019, 12th ICICS 2021, 8th IoTSMS 2021, 18th AICCSA 2021, and ICCNS 2023, and local chair of MIC-WCMC 2013 and IEEE Sensors 2014). He is IEEE Senior, ACM Senior, IARIA Fellow and EAI Fellow.

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