Special Sessions



Graph based codes and spatial coupling

Organizer: Daniel J. Costello, Jr. (University of Notre Dame, USA)


Entropy, information and control

Organizer: Christoph Kawan (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universit√§t M√ľnchen, Germany)


Information, control, and learning

Organizer: Victoria Kostina (Caltech, USA) and Takashi Tanaka (University of Texas at Austin, USA)


Caching and security/privacy

Organizer: Ravi Tandon (University of Arizona, USA)


Privacy/security for distributed storage

Organizer: Chao Tian (Texas A&M University, USA)


Polar codes

Organizer: Emanuele Viterbo (Monash University, Australia)