Goal

The goal of 5G-TOURS is to get the European 5G Vision of “5G empowering vertical industries” [5GPPP16] closer to commercial deployment with highly innovative use cases involving cross-industry partnerships.

Motivation

5G-TOURS aims to demonstrate the ability of 5G to support multiple vertical use cases concurrently on the same infrastructure.

Vision

5G-TOURS vision is to improve the life in the city for the citizens and tourists, making cities more attractive to visit, more efficient in terms of mobility and safer for everybody.

Main Themes

The touristic city: The visitors of museums and outdoor attractions are provided with 5G-based applications to enhance their experience while visiting the city. This includes VR/AR applications to complement the physical visit with additional content, involving interactive tactile communications. The experience of the visitors is also enhanced with robot-assisted services, telepresence to allow for remote visits, as well as live events enabled by mobile communications such as multi-party concerts.
The mobility-efficient city: Mobility to reach and move inside the city is made more efficient and comfortable. This involves smarter cities, gathering information about the city and using it to improve navigation systems as well as parking. Traveling is also made more enjoyable, providing AR/VR services to passengers, and airports become logistically more efficient by relying on 5G for their operation.
The safe city: 5G technology greatly improves the safety in the city by providing means to better assist health-related care in all the phases of an incident, ranging from the health monitoring for prevention and early detection, to diagnosis and intervention at the ambulance, and surgery at the wireless operation room in the hospital. Also, 5G enables monitoring and remote assistance to tourists from their home country.

News and Events

5G-TOURS latest news and upcoming events
The second edition of the 5G-TOURS newsletter
We are happy to present the second edition of the 5G-TOURS newsletter, in which recent milestones and trials are discussed. Midway through the project, we...
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b<>com presentation at the webinar
On the 4th March 2021, Nelly Besnard from Rennes University Hospital, Guillaume Campion from AMA, Mathieu Lagrange and Laurent Launay from b<>com presented a webinar...
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Participation in the webinar “Remote health monitoring and emergency services powered by 5G”
On the 4th March 2021, Dr Vera Stavroulaki from WINGS ICT Solutions, presented a webinar on “Remote health monitoring and emergency services powered by 5G”,...
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5G-tours webinars in March
4 March 2021, 10:00-10:45 CET – Webinar 1 “Remote health monitoring and emergency services powered by 5G” (presenters are Vera Stavroulaki and Nelly Giannopoulou (WINGS)),...
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Joint workshop on IEEE Globecom 2020
Our 5G-TOURS project workshop on IEEE Globecom 2020 conference "Early deployments of 5G networks features and performance" became a part of "IEEE GLOBECOM 2020 Workshop...
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Joint 5G EVE – 5G-TOURS Demo Webinar
Join our webinar to learn more about the 5G-TOURS Demos. Please register by Tuesday, 01 December, to secure your webinar seat – just fill out...
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