Welcome Reception & Exhibits Opening
Date: Sunday 20 May 2018
Time: 18:30 – 21:30
Location: Exhibit Hall A/Sheraton Hotel
Come join your colleagues for an evening of networking and fun at the IEEE ICC 2018 Opening Reception. Join us in Exhibit Hall A where you can tour the exhibits, sample some of KC’s best food and hear some wonderful music.
Awards Ceremony & Lunch
Date: Monday, 21 May 2018
Time: 12:30 – 14:00 (doors open at 12:15)
Location: Century B & C Ballroom/Westin Hotel
The Awards Ceremony honors the achievements of IEEE and IEEE Communications Society members with a myriad of paper awards for their various contributions to the society. The Society’s major paper awards recognize outstanding and original papers published in IEEE ComSoc journals and magazines, which essentially enlarge the field of communications engineering; for example, open new lines of research, envision bold approaches to communication and formulate new problems to solve. Award recipients discover, extend, or complement technological advancements in education, industry, research and service.
This event is included with the full conference registration. Luncheon tickets will be collected to ensure eligibility for event attendance. Additional tickets are available for purchase. Please see the registration page for more details.
Date: Tuesday 22 May 2018
Time: 18:30 – 21:30
Location: Nelson Atkins Museum of Art
4525 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO 64111
Please be sure to meet at the Sheraton Lobby Level where buses will depart to go to the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art.
The IEEE ICC 2018 Organizing Committee welcomes you to an exclusive event at the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. While at the museum you will experience the following:
European/The Bloch Galleries
The European art collection contains painting and sculpture from the medieval period to the late 19th century. Its strengths include 17th-century Baroque paintings from Italy and an impressive selection of 19th-century Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings.
Egyptian, Greek and Roman
The ancient art collection spans more than 4,000 years of the Near Eastern, Egyptian, Greek and Roman civilizations.
This event is included with the full conference registration. Banquet tickets will be collected when boarding the bus to the event. Additional tickets are available for purchase. Please see the registration page for more details.