IIIT-Hyderabad among top 100 institutions for 5G Use Case Lab

▴ IIIT H 5G Lab Award
PM Modi virtually presented IIIT H 5G Lab Award.

Hyderabad, October 29, 2023….. The 7th edition of the India Mobile Congress (IMC) witnessed a remarkable moment as the Honorable Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, virtually presented IIIT Hyderabad with the prestigious 5G Lab Award. This recognition marked a significant achievement for the institute, securing its place among the top 100 institutes in India. IIITH is among the three top institutes selected from the state of Telangana.


The award ceremony was celebrated in the presence of jubilant students, dedicated faculty members, and enthusiastic staff. The event provided an excellent opportunity for attendees to capture memorable moments with esteemed guests, explore the innovative Smart City Living Lab, and interact with the dedicated team behind the 5G Use Case Lab.


DOT will be funding the infra for the 5G Labs for up to approximately Rs. 50 lakhs (80% CAPEX DOT and 20% CAPEX IIITH) and also support the OPEX for maintaining the infra for the next four years.


Faculty from SPCRC, CVEST, SERC, CSG, RRC will be part of IIITH’s 5G lab which is being anchored by its Smart City research centre.


A special presentation on the 5G Use Case Lab was conducted by Anuradha Vattem, Lead Architect of the Smart City Living Lab at IIIT Hyderabad. This presentation aimed to educate students about the various practical applications of 5G technology and the challenges it can help solve. It emphasized the lab's role in ensuring that students comprehensively understand the diverse areas of 5G applications.


Ms.Deepti and Mr.Shravan Kumar from the DOT  along with the local BSNL team, played crucial roles in providing the required coordination and support. Their dedication and assistance significantly contributed to the success of the event.


The 7th Edition of the India Mobile Congress, held from October 27 to 29, aspires to bolster India's position as a global leader in developing, manufacturing, and exporting cutting-edge technologies like 5G, 6G, and AI. With over one lakh participants from 22 countries, including 5,000 CEO-level delegates, 230 exhibitors, 400 startups, and numerous stakeholders, IMC 2023 was a groundbreaking event.


As part of this initiative, the 'Aspire' startup program has been introduced to foster meaningful connections between startups, investors, and established businesses, further boosting India's progress.


Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, in his inspirational address, urged all attendees to drive technological transformation in India through 5G technology. He underlined India's potential to lead the world in the upcoming 6G technology, setting the stage for the inauguration of IMC 2023.

Tags : #IIT #IITH #Hyderabad #5G #5GLAB #PMModi #medicircle

About the Author

Team Medicircle

Related Stories

Loading Please wait...


Trending Now

Is Your Doctor’s Prescription Incomplete ? Insights from Recent ICMR Study Suggests So!April 13, 2024
Ministry of Health Dispels Misinformation on Medicine Price Surge from April 1April 13, 2024
India’s First Indigenous CAR T-Cell Therapy Launched By President Droupadi Murmu: A New Hope in Cancer TreatmentApril 12, 2024
Investigation Launched After Cataract Surgery Patients Experience Side-Effects in IndoreApril 12, 2024
The Reality of Protein Supplements in India: Mislabeling, Toxins, and Quality ChallengesApril 12, 2024
A Majority Of People Are Piling Up Weight Despite Adhering To A Healthy Lifestyle, Opt For These Vital Tests: ExpertsApril 11, 2024
Fighting Tuberculosis: IHLD and Krafton India Join Forces for Active Case DetectionApril 11, 2024
ICMR Study Reveals Blood Pressure Monitoring Gaps in IndiaApril 11, 2024
Innovative Procedure at KGMU Saves Man Impaled by Iron Rod: Beating Heart Surgery SuccessApril 11, 2024
Heart-Healthy Choices: How Salt Substitutes Can Prolong Your LifeApril 11, 2024
Unveiling Cancer Patterns in Families of Men with Fertility ChallengesApril 11, 2024
10 secrets of Successful Healthcare Branding and advertising campaignsApril 10, 2024
Global Hepatitis Crisis: India Ranks Second in Cases – WHO Report 2024April 10, 2024
Accelerated Ageing and Cancer Risk: New Perspectives from AACR 2024April 10, 2024
Man Hospitalized with Rare Bacterial Infection After Rat Bite: What You Need to KnowApril 10, 2024
Enhanced rock weathering results in higher crop yields and improved crop healthApril 09, 2024
Unlocking Health and Wealth - The Intersection of Digital Innovation in Healthcare and Finance for a Resilient IndiaApril 09, 2024
University of Exeter announces scholarships valued at over £10,000 for Indian StudentsApril 09, 2024
Thai Lion Air Extends Ground Handling Partnership with Çelebi India for Handling Cochin OperationsApril 09, 2024
Inclusion Carnival Illuminates Abilities and Awareness: A Vibrant Celebration of DiversityApril 08, 2024