The world’s largest tech network, IEEE, coming to Aarhus

IEEE, the world’s largest tech network with over 360,000 members, will hold its next conference at Aarhus University in November. Main theme: Technology for the Betterment of Human Communication.

[Translate to English:] Aarhus Universitet. Foto: AU Foto

Between 3-400 people from the largest companies and universities in the world - Cisco, HP, Google, Princeton, Stanford, MIT and others - are coming to Aarhus when the Department of Business Development and Technology at Aarhus BSS, Aarhus University hosts the international IEEE conference on 27-30 November 2016.

The conference focuses on technology and business development in public and private companies, universities and other knowledge networks. The participants will explore the latest technology and find new ways of communicating, new business models and sustainable solutions for the future across national borders and fields of study.

Interdisciplinary conference themes

The subjects are related to wireless communication technologies, energy, safety and interpersonal communication, technology and business models. The conference also focuses on cognitive and self-organising networks, the Internet of Things, nanosensors, positioning and location technologies and borderless networks.

·         Wireless Communications, Vehicular Technology, Information Theory and Aerospace & Electronic Systems

·         Next Generation Communications

·         Next Generation Security

·         Multi-business model innovation in a world of human bond communication

·         Persuasive Business Models for Next Generation Communications and Future Networks

·         Imperative Business Models for the Technology for Society: Intelligent Systems, Sustainable Energy, eHealth, and Big Data

The City of Aarhus, represented by Mayor Jacob Bundsgaard, will host a reception in connection with the conference on Monday 28.11.2016 at 17:00-18:30 at the City Hall, and a gala dinner will be held in the Concert Hall Aarhus’ Foyer on Monday 28.11.2016 at 19:00-22:30. The press is welcome to attend.

About IEEE

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE):

Further information

Peter Lindgren

Professor, PhD - Multi Business Model Innovation and Technology

Tel: +45 29442211



Annabeth Aagaard

Associate Professor, PhD, MSC

Tel: +45 26250806