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TOUCAN Industrial Showcase Event – 30th May 2018, IET Savoy, London

The TOUCAN Project hosted an Industrial Showcase Event at the IET Savoy, London on Wednesday 30th May 2018, where we presented the industry and academic impact of our research innovations and solutions. The audience comprised of the TOUCAN academic team from the University of Bristol, University of Edinburgh, Heriot-Watt University and Lancaster University, our industrial partners, and […]

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Year 3 Annual Plenary meeting (20th-21st November 2017)

In November 2017, we enjoyed a hugely successful Year 3 Annual Plenary and review meeting.   We welcomed our funders, the EPSRC, to the annual meeting, as well as the project’s Strategic Advisory Board (SAB), who’s invaluable perspective feedback is always appreciated.   Great output is not easily won.  The TOUCAN project had much to […]

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5G & IoT UK test beds and trials (13th September 2016)

Hosted by the Smart Internet Lab at the University of Bristol, this event shared the latest updates and activities with respect to 5G & IoT research, test beds and trials.  During the event, attendees investigated potential areas for collaboration, innovation and common approaches to further enhance the UK proposition. Please click on the following link for […]

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Visit by the National Infrastructure Commission (29th June 2016)

Hosted by the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Bristol, The National Infrastructure Commission visited the Smart Internet Lab on the 29th June 2016, where they were advised on major investment projects to enable the UK to become a world leader in 5G deployment. The National Infrastructure Commission will enable long-term strategic decision making […]

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​LiFi: Misconceptions, Conceptions and Opportunities (Live streaming from IPC 2016)

The IEEE Photonics Society are presenting the IPC 2016 Plenary Session II Live-Stream on Wednesday 5th October from 3.30-5.00pm.  Please click on the link (http://www.evite.com/event/0302VXOBA626EEWSOEPGQBYMNUCPC4/rsvp utm_campaign=send_sharable_link&utm_medium=sharable_invite&utm_source=NA) and register if you wish to join Professor Harald Haas from the University of Edinburgh on the subject above.

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European Workshop of Software Defined Networks (EWSDN) HandsOn/Hackathon (28-29th September 2015)

Two TOUCAN researchers from the University of Bristol (Sarvesh Bidkar and Kyriakos Sideris) participated in the European Workshop of Software Defined Networks (EWSDN HandsOn/Hackathon.  This workshop took place in Bilbao, Spain on the 28th and 29th of September 2015.  The organisers of this event were the I2T Group, University of the Basque Country – Bilbao, ON.Lab and CREATE-NET. On […]

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Software Defined Networks – a joint Jisc/TOUCAN meeting and workshop

9th-10th September 2015 (Engineer’s House, Bristol) A two-day meeting and workshop focusing on R&D on Software Defined Networks took place on the 9-10 September 2015 in Engineers’ House, Bristol (with the choice to attend only one day or both).  Approximately 45 researchers and collaborators from all across the UK and Europe attended. This event was jointly provided by […]

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