Making Smart Grid more “Smart” with 5G Communication

Presented by: Indranil Ghosh

Smart Grid is the modern version of the traditional electrical power grid consisting of a network of generation, transmission and distribution. Communication is the life line and an integral and a significant part of the smart grid. With the latest development in 5G communication, a lot will impact the operation of the grid in a smarter way. This webinar covers a few of the key developments, components and functionality of the 5G communication system including Network Slicing, its architecture, capabilities, decarbonization of grid, and its benefits in the smart grid applications.

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Utility engineers and managers, Grid Operators, Smart Grid vendors, manufacturers, solution providers, and suppliers.


Ghosh HeadshotIndranil Ghosh is a Senior Solution Architect, Technical Engineering, for Ericsson India Global Services Pvt Ltd. He has a B-Tech Electronics and Communication Engineer from the West Bengal University of Technology and 15+ years of experience in the Telecommunication industry (2G,3G,4G,5G Technologies). Ghosh has diversified global work experiences in different segments of communication like radio network planning, design, optimization, troubleshooting, complex network strategy derivation, and suggesting MNO, MSO for better network performance and improvement areas. Has also has significant experience in different Private network deployments for energy corporations and innovation hubs using Private-LTE and 5G.

Tags & Topics for This Webinar:

Smart Grid, Smart Grid Domains, and Architecture; Communication Network, 5G; Network Slicing; Energy Efficient; Carbon footprint


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