Where Industry and Academia Connect

The IIT RTC Conference and Expo is a globally recognized collaborative event, where industry and academia connect. Leveraging its unique academic setting, this annual conference brings together technical professionals and business executives from the data and telecommunications industry, standards bodies, policy and regulatory institutions, and academic educators and researchers to promote an open exchange of ideas to lead future development in the rapidly changing field of real-time communications.

Where: The Conference is located at IIT Hermann Hall, 3241 South Federal, Chicago, IL 60616.

Directions: Visit Directions to find your route to the campus by car or public transportation.

Contact Us: For more information please contact one of the conference representatives at Contact.


The conference is divided into six tracks:

  • IPTComm
  • Mobile Networks, Platforms and Applications
  • Web and Emerging Technologies
  • Cloud Communications
  • Next Generation 9-1-1, Regulatory and Policy
  • Internet of Things

A description of the tracks is available at http://www.rtc-conference.com/schedule. Click on the down-arrows on that page to find the  list of talks in each track in chronological order.

The videos of last year’s keynote talks and panels are available at http://www.rtc-conference.com/2013/


The program is available from a link at the top of the Schedule tab http://www.rtc-conference.com/schedule . Click on the arrow next to a speakers name to read the speaker’s affiliation and bio.  Click on the arrow next to the title of the talk to read the abstract of the talk.



IPTComm, an international conference, now in its 6th year, is co-located with the Real-Time Communications Conference. IPTComm will include presentations of theoretical and experimental achievements, innovative systems, prototyping efforts, case studies, and advancements in technology. The associated papers will be published in the ACM Digital Library.