September 9-12, 2001
Aalborg Kongres & Kultur Center, Aalborg, Denmark

An active global platform has been created in 1998 to have open discussions
on the future wireless personal multimedia communications by organizing International
Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia Communications (WPMC) as an annual event.

The first symposium was held in 1998 at Yokosuka Research Park (YRP), Japan, the second
symposium was held in 1999 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and the third symposium was
held on November 12-15, 2000 in Bangkok, Thailand.

The fourth symposium will address the open challenges to realize wireless broadband
multimedia communication systems.

The organizing committee for WPMC'01 invites to submit extended abstracts on the following
topics (but not limited to) by electronic submission, latest by April 30, 2001.

  • Broadband Access Techniques
  • Antennas and Propagation
  • Coding and Modulation for MM communications
  • Wireless LANs
  • Wireless IP
  • Network Planning
  • Radio Resource Allocation for MM communications
  • Traffic Modeling
  • Authentication, Authorization and Accounting (AAA)
  • Multimedia Satellite Communications
  • Affordable mobile Communications
  • Technologies
  • Security
  • Ultra Wide Band
  • Wireless Access
  • Personal Area Networks
  • Navigation
  • Intelligent Transport System
  • Software (Defined) Radio
  • Embedded Systems
  • RF Technology
  • Wireless Broadband Multimedia Communications
  • Wireless Speech Communications
  • Image Processing
  • Protocols
  • QoS provision
  • Next generation cellular systems
  • IMT 2000/UMTS
  • Thin Routes
  • Adhoc Networking

Award Papers :
Six papers will be selected for the "Best Paper Award" among the contributed papers.
There will also be "Best Student Paper Award".

Wireless Personal Communications:
An International Journal

Twenty papers including Award Papers will be selected for publication in a special issue. "Latest Trend in Wireless Communications".

Special Sessions:
Special Sessions on "Hot Topics" will be organized. Especially, there will be a special session on "Wireless IP".

Panel Sessions/Workshops/Tutorials :

Interested persons are invited to submit proposals for panel sessions/workshops/tutorials to the Symposium Secretariat, latest by April 30, 2001.

Social Events:

Sunday Sept. 9, 2001 : Welcome reception 18.00 - 20.00 hrs
Monday Sept. 10, 2001 : Mayor's reception 18.30 - 21.00 hrs
Tuesday Sept. 11, 2001 : Award Banquet 18.30 - 23.00 hrs

Special social program will be arranged for the spouses.

The organizing committee for WPMC'01 also invites to submit proposals for tutorials,
workshops and panel sessions to the Symposium Secretariat, latest by April 30, 2001.

Symposium Secretariat:
Att. Ms. Helle Kongsved, CPK
Niels Jernes Vej 12 A5-211
DK-9220 Aalborg
Extended abstract (up to 800 words) : April 30, 2001.
Notification of acceptance : May 31, 2001.
Final manuscript in electronic version as PDF or PS :
June 30, 2001

Download Call for Paper as .pdf here Call For Paper.pdf