Where Industry and Academia Connect

Videos of the 2014 Keynote Talks and Panels

Lessons Learned by a WebRTC Developer, for a WebRTC Developer: Peter Thatcher, Software Engineer,  Google

The Path to Dynamic Networks and Live Demonstration: Ted East, Vice President, Cloud Innovation Center, Alcatel-Lucent

The Internet of Things: Internet in the Small: Henning Schulzrinne, Professor, Columbia University

OTT – Threat and Opportunity: Moderator: Andy Abramson, Comunicano; Panelists: Brad Bush, EVP and Chief Marketing Officer, GENBAND; Bernard Aboba, Principal Architect, Skype, Microsoft

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/2014/schedule. Click on the down-arrows on that page to find the  list of talks in each track in chronological order.


The program is available from a link at the top of the Schedule tab http://www.rtc-conference.com/2014/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.