Program InTsikt 2018 “Bridging Digital Divide”

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Monday, May 21, 2018

08:30-09:30 Registration

09:30-10:00 Opening Ceremony

10:00-10:30 Invited talk
“Importance of Accessible ICTs in Bridging the Digital Divide”
Amela Odobašić, Communication Regulatory Agency of Bosnia and Herzegovina

10:30-11:00 Invited talk-Presentation of ERASMUS + project
“Boosting the telecommunications engineer profile to meet modern society and industry needs – BENEFIT”
Prof. dr. Matej Zajc, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:00 Invited talk
“Key research challenges in optical communications”
Prof. dr. Boštjan Batagelj, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

12:00-12:30 Invited talk
“Bridging digital divide in power systems engineering”
mr. Andrej Souvent, Elektroinštitut Milan Vidmar, Ljubljana, Slovenia

12:30-13:15 Lunch

13:15-14:00 Session “Internet of Things to Bridge Digital Divide”
“Cellular Internet of Things: NB-IoT as a first step towards Massive Machine-Type Communications”
Prof. dr. Dejan Vukobratović, University of Novi Sad, Serbia

“Internet of things technologies in logistics and supply”
mr. Vanesa Čaković, Ericsson Nikola Tesla, Zagreb, Croatia

14:00-14:20 Coffee break

14:20-15:00 Invited talk
“Biophotonics Technologies for Biomedical Applications”
Prof. dr. Gerd Keiser, Boston University, USA

15:00-15:30 Session “New frontiers in business”
“Autonomous vehicles: Opportunities for new industries and knowledge creation”
Dr. Radovan Sernec, AV Living Lab, Ljubljana, Slovenia and Prof. Dr. Aleš Groznik University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

15:30 Closing the first day of Symposium

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

09:00-11:30 Round table “Education of modern telecommunications engineers: project BENEFIT”

“Introduction to project BENEFIT: overview and basic facts”
Davide Righini, Alpe Adria University, Klagenfurt, Austria

“Profile of modern telecommunication engineer from industry perspective in Western Balkan Region”
Prof. dr. Dejan Vukobratović, University of Novi Sad, Serbia

**Coffee break

“Guidelines for modernization of telecommunication engineering Curricula”
Prof. dr. Matej Zajc, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

“Student internships and trainings in BENEFIT”
Prof. dr. Mladen Koprivica, University of Belgrade, Serbia

“Internship opportunities for ICT engineers in Bosnia and Herzegovina”
mr. sc. Seudin Kasumović, Bicom, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

11:30-11:45 Closing ceremony

12:00-14:00 Closed meeting of BENEFIT partners