IEEE Global Communications Conference
7–11 December 2021 // Madrid, Spain // Hybrid: In-Person and Virtual Conference
Connecting Cultures around the Globe




Tuesday, December 7, 2021

WS03-S1: Technical Session 1 (14:00-15:15)

Analysis and Optimization of HARQ for URLLC
Faisal Nadeem (The University of Sydney, Australia); Yonghui Li, Branka Vucetic and Mahyar Shirvanimoghaddam (University of Sydney, Australia)
Grant-Free Data-only Transmission with Correlated Antenna Array
Weimin Li and Zhifeng Yuan (ZTE Corporation, China); Yihua Ma (ZTE Corporation & State Key Laboratory of Mobile Network and Mobile Multimedia Technology, China); Zhigang Li and Chulong Liang (ZTE Corporation, China)
Precoding Design for Minimizing Age of Information in Downlink MU-MISO Systems
Minsu Kim (Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST), Korea (South)); Jemin Lee (Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Korea (South))
Coordinated Random Access for Industrial IoT With Correlated Traffic By Reinforcement-Learning
Alberto Rech and Stefano Tomasin (University of Padova, Italy)
Edge-Wise Gated Graph Neural Network for User Association in Massive URLLC
Xuemeng Liu and Changyang She (The University of Sydney, Australia); Yonghui Li and Branka Vucetic (University of Sydney, Australia)


WS03-K: Keynote Speech (15:15-16:00)


WS03-S2: Technical Session 2 (16:00-17:00)

Energy Efficiency Framework for Time-limited Contention in the IEEE 802.11ah Standard
Hamid Taramit (Hassan First University, Morocco & University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain); Luis Orozco Barbosa (University of Castilla La Mancha, Spain); Abdelkrim Haqiq (Hassan 1st University, Settat, Morocco)
Cooperative D2D Relaying for Industrial Wireless Control with Survival Time
Saeed Reza Khosravirad (Nokia - Bell Labs, USA); Dong Li (Nokia Shanghai Bell, China); Tao Tao (Nokia Bell Labs, China); Harish Viswanathan (Nokia Bell Labs, USA)
Gossiping with Binary Freshness Metric
Melih Bastopcu, Baturalp Buyukates and Sennur Ulukus (University of Maryland, USA)
A Game Theoretic Approach to Age of Information in Modern Random Access Systems
Leonardo Badia (Università degli Studi di Padova, Italy); Andrea Munari (German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)