IEEE Military Communications Conference
30 October – 3 November 2023 // Boston, MA, USA
Communications Supporting Military Operations in a Contested Environment





8:30 a.m

(45 min)

Keynote  "How to Design NextG with JADC2 in mind" 

Dr. Venki Ramaswamy, MITRE

Chief Technologist, NextG

9:15 a.m

(30 min.)

Wideband NextG Device Test

EVM Measurements 

Suren Singh (Technical Director Emerging Technologies, Keysight Technologies)

9:45 a.m

(15 min)

Demo - Application of VNA for Wideband measurements

Suren Singh (Technical Director Emerging Technologies, Keysight Technologies)

10:00 a.m

Networking Break


10:15 a.m.

(35 min)

On the Role of 5G and Beyond Sidelink Communication in Multi-Hop Tactical Networks

Dr. Daniel Jakubisin from Virginia Tech

10:50 a.m.

 (35 min)

Digital twin- next generation communications system modelling

Dr. Raymond Shen (Director 5G/6G Gov Solutions Keysight Technologies)

11:25 a.m.

 (35 min)

Terahertz Communications: From Vision to Reality

Dr. Ngwe Thawdar (AFRL)

12:00 p.m

(45 min)

Lunch Break  

12:45 p.m.

 (35 min)

Long-range mmWave channel response measurement over four-season conditions

Jacob Hall (AFRL, Electronics Engineer)

1:15 p.m.

(35 min)

340-400 GHz air-to-air propagation measurements

Dr. William Deal (Northrup Grumman, Consulting Engineer IEEE Fellow)

1:45 p.m.

(35 min)

Impact of Imperfect Channel State Information on Achievable Rate With Zero-Forcing Precoding in Massive MIMO Systems for Multi-Numerology

Hyunsoo Son, PhD Student at KAIST

2:15 p.m.

(35 min)

Custom Channel Modelling for Next G Applications 

Robert Stephens (Senior 5G/6G Architect, Keysight Technologies)

2:50 p.m.

Networking Break


3:15 pm

(35 min)

Covert and Quantum-Safe Tunneling of Multi-Band Military-RF Communication Waveforms Through Non-Cooperative 5G Networks

Dr. George Sklivanitis, Research Associate Professor ,Florida Atlantic University

3:50 p.m.

(45 min)

Panel Session

Integration and Impact of Next-G Networks in Aerospace & Defense

Robert Stephens, Dr. Bill Deal, Dr. Venki Ramaswamy,Dr. George Sklivanitis

4:35 p.m.

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