6G-SANDBOX 4th Plenary Meeting in Athens

On the 6th -7th of February the 4th Plenary Meeting took place in Athens at the OTE Group of Companies (HTO) premises and was hosted by Cosmote partner. We would like to thank the Project Coordinator, Michael Dieudonne and the Technical Coordinator, Pedro Merino Gomez, for the meeting coordination and their insights. All the partners had the opportunity to present their tasks and to be part of the round-table debates regarding the evolution of the project. The 2nd day was concluded with the visit at OTE Group of Companies (HTO) ‘s testbed (part of 6G-SANDBOX Athens testbed).


On the 14th of December, in the context of the 25th INFOCOM 2023, which is held in Athens, Greece, Dr. Harilaos Koumaras from NSCRD ‘Demokritos’, presented 6G-SANDBOX, in the context of the Workshop: “Modern Research and Development Projects: Creating the Pillar for Investment and Innovations in the ICT Converged (Vertical) Markets”For more info => https://infocomworld.gr/en/

6G-SANDBOX Open Call 2 Info Session

On the 13th of December, our project coordinator, presented 6G-SANDBOX Project and the Open Call 2 definition and procedure for the interested parties.

In case you missed the workshop you can watch it in our YouTube Channel

SNS JU Trials Working Group Plenary Meeting

On the 11th of December, our project coordinator, Michael Dieudonne, from Keysight, presented 6G-SANDBOX project in the context of the SNS JU Trials Working Group Plenary Meeting.


On the 4th-8th December, IEEE GLOBECOM 2023 took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In this context, Chafika Benzaid and Mohammad Farhoudi from University of Oulu, presented 5 conference papers. These papers were presented in the context of the following Sessions:


IS 3: Interactive Subsession CT_I3


SAC/CC 4: Network Slicing in 5G

MWN 13: Networking Slicing Optimization and Security. You can find the presentations here

Workshop: ‘𝟲𝗚-𝗦𝗔𝗡𝗗𝗕𝗢𝗫 𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻 𝗖𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝟮 𝗜𝗻𝗳𝗼 𝗦𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻’

We cordially invite you to join 6G-SANDBOX Workshop ‘𝟲𝗚-𝗦𝗔𝗡𝗗𝗕𝗢𝗫 𝗢𝗽𝗲𝗻 𝗖𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝟮 𝗜𝗻𝗳𝗼 𝗦𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻’, where the 6G-SANDBOX team will present and answer questions about its 2nd Open Call, which was announced on the 𝟮𝟵𝘁𝗵 𝗼𝗳 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿.

The presentation will cover an introduction to the 6G-SANDBOX project and technical topics as outlined in the call will also be presented. There will be room for 𝗤&𝗔.

Participation to the session is free but 𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝘀𝘁𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗶𝘀 𝗿𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗱 =>  https://form.jotform.com/233373857568067

𝙋𝙡𝙚𝙖𝙨𝙚 𝙠𝙚𝙚𝙥 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘼𝙪𝙩𝙤𝙍𝙚𝙥𝙡𝙮 𝙚𝙢𝙖𝙞𝙡 𝙖𝙨 𝙞𝙩 𝙞𝙣𝙘𝙡𝙪𝙙𝙚𝙨 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙒𝙚𝙗𝙚𝙭 𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙠 𝙛𝙤𝙧 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙒𝙤𝙧𝙠𝙨𝙝𝙤𝙥.

The meeting will be online and will be recorded and made available to the registered participants afterwards.

6G-SANDBOX project was presented in the European Big Data Value Forum

On the 25th-27th of October the 𝗘𝘂𝗿𝗼𝗽𝗲𝗮𝗻 𝗕𝗶𝗴 𝗗𝗮𝘁𝗮 𝗩𝗮𝗹𝘂𝗲 𝗙𝗼𝗿𝘂𝗺 organised by BDVA – Big Data Value Association was held in Valencia, Spain. In this context, Carles Navarro Manchón, from Keysight Technologies presented the 6G-SANDBOX project, tailored towards how 6G-SANDBOX can aid testing of use cases and technological enablers around XR and metaverse applications. A 30min panel discussion followed the presentations, with representatives of other two projects in Stream C (6G-XR and 6G-BRICKS Project) as well as a representative of the upcoming CSA OPENVERSE. The session was entitled ‘Metaverse enablers: moving towards virtual worlds (part 2)’ and it was held on the 26th.

Link to the event: https://european-big-data-value-forum.eu/

4th O-RAN nGRG 6G Workshop

On the 19th of October the 𝟰𝘁𝗵 𝗢-𝗥𝗔𝗡 𝗻𝗚𝗥𝗚 𝟲𝗚 𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗸𝘀𝗵𝗼𝗽 was held in in Phoenix, Arizona, as a hybrid event, organised by O-RAN ALLIANCE. In this context, our Project Coordinator, Michael Dieudonne, presented 6G-SANDBOX Project with a presentation entitled ‘6𝘎-𝘚𝘈𝘕𝘋𝘉𝘖𝘟 𝘭𝘢𝘳𝘨𝘦 𝘴𝘤𝘢𝘭𝘦 𝘦𝘹𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘪𝘮𝘦𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘭 𝘱𝘭𝘢𝘵𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘮’. ‘The workshop covered a wide range of exciting topics, including Generative AI for wireless, AI meets 6G RAN, lessons learned from 5G, 6G experimental platforms, and more’

For more information about the event you can click here => https://www.o-ran.org/

International Conference on 6G Networking 2023

Our Project Coordinator, Michael Dieudonne , was invited as a keynote speaker, to the International Conference, 6GNet 2023, which was held in Paris, France on 18-20 October. In this context, his speech was entitled ‘A Test & Measurement Perspective on Integrating Artificial Intelligence into 6G Future Networks’ during which 6G-SANDBOX project was introduced. For more information => https://6g-conference.dnac.org/keynotes/.

6G-SANDBOX project was presented in Nexus Forum Event

On the 5th-6th of October, our partner OpenNebula organized the physical event, 𝗡𝗲𝘅𝘂𝘀 𝗙𝗼𝗿𝘂𝗺 𝗘𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟯! In this context, Alfonso Carrillo Aspiazu presented an overview of 6G-SANDBOX project during the section: 𝗛𝗼𝗿𝗶𝘇𝗼𝗻 𝗘𝘂𝗿𝗼𝗽𝗲 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗷𝗲𝗰𝘁𝘀.

The forum included ‘public and private sessions, workshops, presentations, and panel discussions around the main topics related to next-generation cloud & edge computing in Europe’.