The ABC of 5G

The ABC of 5G

Technical, Business and Regulation Perspectives


This comprehensive course is specifically designed to empower business managers with a deep understanding of 5G technology and its significant economic and legal ramifications. Participants will delve into the technical intricacies of 5G, explore its techno-economic implications, and grasp the legal and regulatory frameworks that govern its deployment and utilization. By combining engaging lectures, practical case studies and interactive discussions, attendees will unlock the true potential of 5G, enabling them to make well-informed decisions and successfully navigate the challenges inherent in implementing 5G solutions, ultimately leading to enhanced connectivity for their organizations.

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Target audience

As this course provides a comprehensive introduction to 5G, it is tailor-made for companies eager to explore and implement the transformative potential of 5G. Designed to cover multiple facets of 5G technology, our course is ideal for forward-thinking organizations seeking to understand the fundamentals, explore diverse applications, and strategically integrate 5G into their unique contexts.Background in telecommunication networks is a plus, but not required.The language of instruction is English, which requires a sufficient command of the English language.


Due to unforseen circumstances, this course has been postponed to September 2024.​


The Beacon

Sint Pietersvliet 7, 2000 Antwerp


This course is co-organized by professors and research experts in the domain of mobile telecommunication networks, 5G in particular, from three universities: the University of Antwerp, Ghent University and the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.