Mohamad Assaad received the M.Sc and PhD degrees, both in telecommunications, from Telecom ParisTech, Paris, France, in 2002 and 2006, respectively. Since 2006, he has been with the Telecommunications Department at CentraleSupelec, where he is currently a professor. He is also a researcher at the Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes (L2S, CNRS) and holds the 5G Chair. He has co-authored 1 book and more than 120 publications in journals and conference proceedings and has served as TPC member or TPC co-chair for top-tier international conferences, including TPC co-chair for IEEE WCNC’21, IEEE Globecom’20 Mobile and Wireless networks Symposium Co-chair, etc. He is an Editor for the IEEE Wireless Communications Letters and the Journal of Communications and Information Networks. He served also as a guest co-editor for a special issue of the IEEE transactions on Network Science and Engineering. He has given in the past successful tutorials on several topics related to 5G systems, and Age of Information at various conferences including IEEE ISWCS’15, IEEE WCNC’16, and IEEE ICC’21 conferences. His research interests include 5G and beyond systems, fundamental networking aspects of wireless systems, Age of Information, resource optimization and Machine Learning in wireless networks.