HONOLULU, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium (IMS) kicked off this week and will run through June 9, 2017 at the Hawai'i Convention Center. IMS, the annual flagship conference and exhibition of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S), welcomes 8000 attendees and features over 450 exhibiting companies from around the world. This year's symposium includes participants from over 40 countries, and offers an in-depth focus on 5G and millimeter-wave technologies with many exhibitors unveiling new innovations in the field during the show.
"IMS is one of the top 200 largest trade shows in the US, and is the world's preeminent event for MHz, GHz, and THz technologies," said James C. Rautio, Founder and CEO, Sonnet Software and IMS Executive Committee member. "IMS is where it all starts—the industry presence on the show floor provides attendees access to a complete range of products, from design software, to components, to semiconductors, to test and measurement. The products on display enable countless new technologies that become the foundation for mainstream products and services."
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The International Microwave Symposium (IMS) is the annual conference and exhibition of the IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S). IMS features a trade show with a large commercial exhibition featuring over 450 companies and a program offering technical sessions, interactive forums, plenary and panel sessions, workshops, short courses, application seminars, and a wide variety of other technical and social activities. The program will cover the latest RF, microwave, and wireless advances in emerging areas such as 5G, automotive, radar, wearable electronics, the Internet of Things, the Internet of Space, medical applications, and more. For more information, visit www.ims2017.org or follow IMS2017 on Facebook and Twitter.