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Entries to the IET Communications Category will be considered for innovation in all aspects of communications and communication technology.

Entries can range from research concepts and ideas to technical issues and industrial applications

 Entries are welcomed from, but not limited to, the following areas:

  • Dedicated mobile applications and solutions
  • Wearable communication technology
  • Wireless and wireline networking incl. 4G and 5G developments
  • Wireless and wired communications systems from technology to applications
  • M2M, IoT, Smart Sensors
  • Fixed/mobile/converged voice and/or data communications infrastructure/network solutions
  • Fibre, fibre devices, fibre amplifiers
  • Optical transport and wide-area networks
  • Access, local area and intra-data centre networks incl. Big Data Networking and Management
  • Network, service, mobility and resource management
  • Waveguide and optoelectronic devices
  • Subsystems for optical networks
  • Point-to-point transmission systems


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