school-30SCAVENGE Initial Training School
November 21-25, 2016
Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain


The Initial Training School is the first school of the SCAVENGE training program and aims at providing basic knowledge on different topics, such as:

  • basic research methodology
  • wireless networks
  • convex optimization
  • Markov decision processes and dynamic programming
  • 5G challenges and standardization
  • SCAVENGE research challenges and methodology

Renowned professors and researchers as well as the SCAVENGE supervisors will take care of the different classes of the school.
Our speakers:

  • Leonardo Badia (Università di Padova)
  • Ezio Biglieri (Universitat Pompeu Fabra / Politecnico di Torino)
  • Volkan Cevher (EPFL)
  • Paolo Dini (CTTC)
  • Dino Flore (Qualcomm, 3GPP)
  • David López-Pérez (Nokia Bell-Labs)
  • Michele Rossi (Università di Padova)

The school program can be found here.

The school is OPEN to external audience (Master and PhD students, post-docs, researchers, etc.) free of charge.
Registration is required.
Please, go to the Registration page, insert your contact details, select the day(s) you will attend and submit.
Registration deadline: November 13, 2016


The school will be held in the CTTC Auditorium.
Registration desk at the CTTC Reception.


How to get there


Parc Mediterrani de la Tecnologia – Building B4
Av. Carl Friedrich Gauss 7
08860 – Castelldefels
Barcelona (Spain)

RENFE R-2 rail line
Castelldefels station (20 min from Barcelona Sants station)

bus L95 bus line
from Barcelona-Plaça Catalunya, final stop (every 20 min)

motorway By car
, exit 46 (Castelldefels). Follow signs to UPC Campus.
C-31, exit “Canal Olímpic”


Talk videos

Look at SCAVENGE ETN youtube channel