IEEE Standards Workshop on Last Mile Connectivity

Learn how IEEE standards are involved in India's development and deployment of home and building automation at this one-day event.


31 July 2013
9:00 a.m. - 5:40 p.m.
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) external link Electronics City
68, Electronics City
Bengaluru - 560100
Karnataka, India

Due to high volume the registration for this workshop is closed until further notice. For further information on registration please contact Sri Chandrasekaran.

Time Title

9:00 am

9:30 am Introduction
Karen McCabe, Senior Director of Strategic Marketing and Product Development, IEEE Standards Association
9:35 am

Keynote Talk: IEEE 802.3™ Ethernet Standards & IEEE 802.1™ TSN Overview
Wael Diab, Senior Technical Director in the Office of the CTO, Broadcom

10:30 am

IEEE 1903-2011 NGSON (Next Generation Service Oriented Networks)
Niranth Amogh, Sr. Lead Researcher, Huawei

11:10 am

Tea Break

11:40 pm Indian Smart Grid Implementation
Sam Sciacca, SCS Consulting
12:10 pm

Ubiquitous Computing Technologies for Home and Building Automation
Shri R. Pitchiah, Head of the National Ubiquitous Computing Research Centre, C-DAC Chennai

Open Standards Based, Self-powered Wireless Systems for Sensing and Control
A. David Selvakumar, Head Ubiquitous Computing and Hardware Research Group, C-DAC Bangalore

1:10 pm


2:00 pm Latest Research on Wireless Technology - Indian Institute of Science
Neelesh Mehta, Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Communication Engineering (ECE) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc)
2:40 pm Wireless Regional Area Network
Dr. Rahul Sinha, TCS
3:20 pm

Tea Break

3:40 pm

LTE-WLAN Interworking: 3GPP Release-12 Perspective: Talk from Center of Excellence for Wireless Technology (CeWIT)
Nadeem Akhtar, Principal Research Engineer, Centre of Excellence in Wireless Technology (CEWiT)

4:20 pm

Smart Wiring – A Platform for Future Proof Wiring
Kasi Visweswaran, BNA Technology Consulting

5:00 pm

Karen McCabe, Senior Director of Strategic Marketing and Product Development, IEEE Standards Association