2018 Forum programme

Mr. Juan-Antonio Ibanez
Mr. Juan-Antonio Ibanez

Researcher
Telefon AB - LM Ericsson
Sweden

Biography

Juan-Antonio Ibanez is a researcher at Ericsson in Stockholm, Sweden. He joined Ericsson in 1999 in Aachen, Germany, and has since then contributed to the standardization and the development of cellular technology, from 2G to 5G. He has over the years gathereda broad range of expertise, from the radio access, through the core network, to the service layer.

In the last few years, his focus has been on the application of 5G technology to critical machine-type communication in the field of industrial automation. He is active in the 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation (5G-ACIA) and in related standardization activities in 3GPP.He holds a M.Sc. in communication systems from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland.