IEEE ComSoc visit to Sprint Innovation Center - Burlingame

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at 6:30 PM

One Adrian Court, Burlingame, California 94010; For Assistance call: (650) 375-4200


9:00 - 9:15am Welcome (Samantha Jordan and Qi Chen, Sprint)
9:15 - 10:00am Network Vision
10:00- 11:30am WiMAX and LTE Roadmap Technical Review
11:30 -12:30pm Tower Backhaul and Ethernet Capability

Chair: Alan Weissberger
Organizer: Alan Weissberger

Session Abstract:Network Vision discussion includes: Software Defined Radios Multi-model BTS; Sprint Spectrum Assets (800 Mhz G-Block, 1900 Mhz, and 2.5 Ghz). Deployment advanced technology in a production environment; Alcatel, Ericsson, and Samsung; Small Cell / Micro Cells; NV RF Modeling and Production Testing. WiMAX and LTE discussion includes: Sprint 4 G release highlight (release 9-12); LTE Field integration Results Summary; Coverage Enhancement.Integration of TDD and FDD devices (Clearwire, Sprint and Softbank); LTE Roadmap Technical review.The last session will also include a discussion of Fiber build out Initiatives.

Hosts: Samantha Jordan and Michael Finegan of Sprint

Speaker: Aaron Pawlowski, Rob Reese, Kafi Hassan

Speaker: Doug Richards, Sprint

Speaker: Carrier Ethernet Roadmap