InterDigital to Educate on the Evolution of Wireless Networks at the TIA 5G Roundtable

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WILMINGTON, Del., April 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- InterDigital, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDCC), a wireless research and development company, will participate in an industry roundtable discussion on the development of 5G at the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) 5G Roundtable, May 1 at the TIA Headquarters and Conference Center, Arlington, VA. Robert DiFazio, Research Fellow at InterDigital Labs, will join a session led by Sprint's senior research scientist, technical development and strategy, Scott Migaldi, to discuss trends beyond 4G and the future of wireless in the next decade.

"Before solutions are created to capitalize on 5G, it is critical that the industry come together to identify requirements for next-gen networks to avoid future fragmentation," said Byung K. Yi, Chief Technology Officer and head of InterDigital Labs. "Right now, the industry as a whole is wrestling with defining 5G. The Telecommunications Industry Association is encouraging a dialogue around the future of wireless, and we're excited to be helping to drive the discussion, research and development of 5G."

TIA 5G Roundtable details:
• What: Trends Beyond 4G: Where is Wireless Heading in the Next Decade
• When: Thursday, May 1 at 11:00am ET
• Where: TIA Headquarters and Conference Center
1320 N. Courthouse Rd., Suite 200
Arlington, VA 22201

About InterDigital®

InterDigital develops technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.

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