Welcome To WPMC 2016

The 19th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC 2016) will be held at Shenzhen, China from the 14th to the 16th of November, 2016. The theme of this year's conference is Interconnecting Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications. In addition to high-quality technical sessions, the symposium will feature exciting keynotes, tutorials and workshops. It will also offer a fantastic social program.


WPMC 2016 is technically sponsored by IEEE ComSoc. All accepted and presented papers in technical sessions and workshops will be published in the conference proceedings, in IEEE Xplore as well as EI and other Abstracting and Indexing (A&I) databases. Moreover, selected best papers with extended analysis and results will be recommended to the special issues of well-regarded SCI journals.


The WPMC symposia series were inaugurated in 1998, as a global platform which aims at enabling collaboration in the field of wireless information. Held in Asia, Europe and America, WPMC has established itself as a unique global conference dedicated to wireless multimedia convergence. Continuing the series, the 19th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications will be held for the first time in China.

Important Dates


Plenary Speakers

Prof. Fumiyuki Adachi

Tohoku University, Japan

Wireless Challenges for Spectrum and Energy Efficient 5G Mobile Communications

Prof. Ramjee Prasad

Aarhus University, Denmark

Future Wireless Communication Era

Prof. Branka Vucetic

The University of Sydney, Australia

Wireless Communications for the Industrial Internet of Things

Prof. Thomas Hou

Virginia Tech, US

Achieving Optimal Performance for Programmable Wireless Networks

Prof. Yang Yang

Shanghai Research Center for Wireless Communications (WICO), China

Open 5G Platform

Mr. Jianmin Lu

Director of RAN research department, Huawei, China

5G: Above the Horizon

Prof. Chengxiang Wang

Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK

Recent Developments and Future Challenges of 5G Massive MIMO Channel Models

Prof. Jianhua Zhang

Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China

6-100 GHz Research Progress and Challenges for 5G and Future



National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)

Yokosuka Research Park (YRP)

Huawei Technologies Com. Ltd.

Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT)

Shenzhen Virtual University Park (SZVUP)