IEEE Global Communications Conference
4–8 December 2022 // Rio de Janeiro, Brazil // Hybrid: In-Person and Virtual Conference
Accelerating the Digital Transformation through Smart Communications

Technical Program Committee

TPC Chair

Fabrizio Granelli
University of Trento, Italy

TPC Vice Chair

Christos Verikoukis
University of Patras, Greece

TPC Vice Chair

Shiwen Mao
Auburn University, USA

Keynotes Chair

Khaled B. Letaief
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China

Tutorials Co-Chair

Abbas Jamalipour
University of Sydney, Australia

Tutorials Co-Chair

Stefano Giordano
University of Pisa, Italy

Workshops Co-Chair

Mohammed Atiquzzaman
University of Oklahoma, USA

Workshops Co-Chair

Peter Mueller
IBM, Zurich

Workshops Co-Chair

Ying-Dar Lin
National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Publication Co-Chair

Carlos Raniery P. dos Santos
Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM), Brazil

Publication Co-Chair

Najah Abu Ali
United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), UAE

Student Travel Grant Co-Chair

Luciano Paschoal Gaspary
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil

Student Travel Grant Co-Chair

Michael Devetsikiotis
University of New Mexico, USA

Award Co-Chair

Octavia A. Dobre
Memorial University, Canada

Award Co-Chair

Ekram Hossain
University of Manitoba, Canada

SYMPOSIUM CHAIRS/CO-CHAIRS

COGNITIVE RADIO AND AI-ENABLED NETWORKS

Yuanwei Liu
Queen Mary University of London, UK

Shaowei Wang
Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION SYSTEM SECURITY

Sandra Scott-Hayward
Queen's University Belfast, UK

Laura Pierucci
University of Florence, Italy

Michele Nogueira
Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil

COMMUNICATION QOS, RELIABILITY AND MODELING

Jonathan Rodriguez
IT, Portugal

Chikara Ohta
Kobe University, Japan

John Vardakas
Iquadrat Informatica, Spain

COMMUNICATION SOFTWARE AND MULTIMEDIA

Miloud Bagaa
IT Center For Science, Finland

Han Hu
Beijing Institute of Technology, China

COMMUNICATION THEORY

Mark F. Flanagan
University College Dublin, Ireland

Ayfer Ozgur
Stanford, USA

Enrico Paolini
University of Bologna, Italy

GREEN COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS AND NETWORKS

Eirini Eleni Tsiropoulou
University of New Mexico, NM, USA

Changqing Luo
Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

IOT AND SENSOR NETWORKS

Nidal Naser
Alfaisal University, Saudi Arabia

Walaa Hamouda
Concordia University, Canada

Moayad Aloqaily
xAnanlytics Inc., Canada

Berk Canberk
Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

MOBILE & WIRELESS NETWORKS

Vojislav Misic
York University, Canada

Miao Pan
University of Houston, USA

Linglong Dai
Tsinghua University, China

Yun Lin
Harbin Engineering University, China

NEXT-GENERATION NETWORKING AND INTERNET

Lotfi Mhamdi
University of Leeds, UK

Qi Li
Tsinghua Univesity, China

Selma Boumerdassi
Conservatoire National Des Arts et Métiers (CNAM), France

OPTICAL NETWORKS & SYSTEMS

Suresh Subramaniam
George Washington University, USA

Anas Chaaban
Faculty of Applied Science, UBC

SIGNAL PROCESSING FOR COMMUNICATIONS

Yongming Huang
Southeast University, China

Nan Zhao
Dalian University of Technology, China

Claudio Sacchi
University of Trento, Italy

WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS

Melike Erol-Kantarci
University of Ottawa, Canada

Haixia Zhang
Shandong University, China

Theodoros Tsiftsis
Jinan University, China

Sami Muhaidat
Khalifa University, UAE

Haibo Zhou
Nanjing University, China

SELECTED AREAS IN COMMUNICATION

Aerial Communications

Sofie Pollin
KU Leuven, Belgium

Backhaul/Fronthaul

Haris Pervaiz
Lancaster University, UK

Big Data

Luiz Fernando Bittencourt
IC - UNICAMP, Brazil

Big Data

Bin Cao
BUPT, China

Cloud Computing, Networking and Storage

Ruidong Li
Kanazawa University, Japan

Cloud Computing, Networking and Storage

Edmundo Madeira
IC - Unicamp, Brazil

E-Health

Min Chen
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Full-Duplex Communications

Hirley Alves
University of Oulu, Finland

Machine Learning for Communications

Alessio Zappone
University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Italy

Machine Learning for Communications

Oscar Mauricio Caicedo Rendon
University of Cauca, Colombia

Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications

Chun Tung Chou
University of New South Wales, Australia

Quantum Communications & Computing

Peter Mueller
IBM, Zurich

Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces

Marco Di Renzo
CNRS & Paris-Saclay University, France

Satellite and Space Communications

Deze Zeng
China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, China

Smart Grid Communications

Chris Develder
Ghent University – IMEC, Belgium

Social Networks

Neeli Prasad
TrustedMobi “VehicleAvatar Inc.”, USA

Platinum Patrons

Gold Patrons

Supporting Sponsors