FutureNetworks 5GLab was created as a partnership between Orange Romania and CAMPUS Research institute from University Politehnica of Bucharest.
The lab aims to bring researchers and companies together to drive innovation in the field of future networks. At the lab opening event were present Mr. Emmanuel Chautard, Chief Technology Officer Orange Romania and Mr. Tudor Prisecaru, Senate President of University Politehnica of Bucharest. Both highlighted the role of industry-academia partnership and how such partnerships are creating beyond state of the art products and services that have a shorter time to market.
During the opening event the participants pointed out that the 5G lab will be a great opportunity for researchers, startups and big companies to improve their products, to validate and test their services in a lab environment and to create spin-offs.