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Tuesday, 03 March 2015 12:40

5G to be presented in Barcelona

Presentation of 5G technology is one of the major events of the Mobile World Congress which is hosted in Barcelona. «For the very first time, we have our own booth to show off the technology we invest a lot and believe in: 5 G», Günther Oettinger, the EU Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society said, Caspian Energy News ( reports with reference to the press service of the European Commission. “In cooperation with industry, we launched the 5G Public-Private Partnership (5G PPP). The Commission has committed EUR 700 million of funding under the EU’s Horizon 2020 research & innovation programme to accelerate the development of 5G. To achieve all of this, the EU needs strategic investments in infrastructures and the development of innovative services. This is why EU support to research efforts will be complemented by support to private investments through the EUR 315 billion investment plan”, Günther Oettinger said. A press conference, where the European Commission reveals more on the vision and the road to 5G, will be held today.


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