8th International Symposium on Telecommunication With Emphasis on ICT
Iran-Tehran(September 27-28, 2016)
ICT Research Institute (ITRC)

Iran-Tehran-IST 2016 (September 27-28, 2016)

IST2016 is the eighth in a series of biannual events organized by ICT Research Institute (ITRC) and designed to provide an opportunity for academicians and specialists in the international telecom community, to meet peers in Iran to have exchanges on the latest developments in emerging technologies, as well as progress in standards, services and applications in information and communication systems. The symposium will feature keynotes by world-renowned speakers, contributed papers, panels, special sessions and tutorials.

Paper Submission Deadline

June 05, 2016

Camera-Ready Submission & Early Registration

August 10, 2016

Notification of Acceptance

July 31, 2016

Secretariat Support

Saturday to Wednesday. 8am to 4pm (+3:30 GMT).

Keynote Speakers

  • Univerisyt of Waterloo Professor, NSERC/RIM Industrial Research Chair

    Prof.Safieddin Safavi-Naeini

    Dielectric-Waveguide Integrated Technologies for Emerging Millimeter-wave/Terahertz Systems: Millimeter-waves (mmW) to terahertz
  • Head of Institute for Digital Communications

    Prof.Robert Schober

    Wireless Powered Communication Systems: Overview, Recent Results, and Challenges: Although wireless power transfer (WPT) has been
  • University of Essex, UK

    Prof.Mohammed Ghanbari

    Monitoring and evaluation of streamed video quality:Rapid growth of telecom networks and huge demand for video services, have crea
  • University of Northumbria, Newcastle, UK

    Prof.Zabih (Fary) Ghassemlooy

    The Emergence of Visible Light Communications:In the last decade we have seen a growing research interest and activities in the em
  • Global Director for Smart Sustainable Cities

    Mr.Jo Arne Lindstad

    Smart Sustainable Cities:Most cities around the world are talking about becoming smart.
  • Head of Government and Industry Relations

    Mr.Amir Hossein Sobhi Afshar

    5G, A New Opportunity:How 5G can bring new opportunities in front of our eyes despite the fact that most people are thinking this
  • Wipro Technologies DP Co.

    Mr.Sunil Arora

    Great opportunity provided by Digital Services for the CSPs:Globally, key digital trends have triggered operators’ transformation
  • Full Professor at the Computer Engineering Department, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad (FUM)

    Prof.M.H Yaghmaee Moghaddam

    Cloud Based Demand Response Architecture for the Future Smart Grid: As Electric energy can not be easily stored, the utility compa

Symposium`s Workshops

5G Panel

  • Prof.Safieddin Safavi-Naeini

    Univerisyt of Waterloo Professor, NSERC/RIM Industrial Research Chair
  • Prof.Robert Schober

    Head of Institute for Digital Communications
  • Dr.Roghayeh Joda

    ITRC Faculty Member
  • Dr.Saeideh Parsaei Fard

    ITRC Faculty Member
  • Dr.Mehdi Rasti

    Assitant Professor, Amirkabir University of Technology
  • Dr.S.Mohammad Razavizadeh

    Assistant Professor, Iran Univ, of Science & Tech

Important Dates


Paper Submission Deadline June 05, 2016

Notification of Acceptance July 31, 2016

Gathering Start Date September 27, 2016


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