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Porto Roadshow

February 18, 2020


Get to know Fed4FIRE+

Free and open accessPorto Roadshow 18/02/2020

Test-drive Europe’s largest set of experimentation facilities!

Fed4FIRE+ is a project under the European Union’s Programme Horizon 2020, offering the largest federation worldwide of Next Generation Internet (NGI) testbeds.

Access to facilities is free and open, supporting a wide variety of research and innovation communities and initiatives in Europe, including big data, cloud computing, wireless networks, wired networks, IoT, 5G and more.

We want you! To develop, optimize, test and stress-test your product – all for free in a quasi-realistic wired or wireless environment.

The workshop proceedings are available for download here below:



Time Programme
9:00 Registration

Welcome session

João Falcão e Cunha, Dean of Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto
Manuel Ricardo, Member of the Board of Directors of INESC TEC
Peter van Daele, IMEC – Ghent University and Fed4FIRE+ project coordinator


Fed4FIRE+: the Federation of testbeds and opportunities on offer

Brecht Vermeulen, IMEC – Ghent University


NGIatlantic.eu – Opportunities for bridging EU-US experiments on Next Generation Internet.

James Clark, Waterford Institute of Technology – TSSG

11:00 Coffee break

Added value through Fed4FIRE+: testimonials from experimenters

Paulo Marques, Allbesmart
Helder Fontes, INESC TEC

12:30 Lunch break

Hands-on introduction: how to use Fed4FIRE+ tools and testbeds

Brecht Vermeulen, IMEC – Ghent University

14:15 Hands-on training for specific topics:
TRACK 1: Wireless experimentation TRACK 2: Cloud and wired networking
15:15 Coffee break
15:30 Hands-on training for specific topics:
TRACK 3: IoT experimentation TRACK 4: Big data and machine learning

Round-Up, closure & next appointments

Peter van Daele, IMEC – Ghent University and Fed4FIRE+ project coordinator

17:00 End of the roadshow

If you would like to receive more information about the event, please, drop us an email at: contact@fed4fire.eu and subscribe to our newsletter here: fed4fire.eu/newsletter

Do not forget to follow us: – on Twitter @Fed4FIRE – and please spread the word with our hashtag #f4froadshow #fed4fire.


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Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto
s/n, R. Dr. Roberto Frias, 4200-465 Porto, Portugal
Porto, Porto 4200-465 Portugal
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