This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 812991

Energy-autonomous portable access points for infrastructure-less networks

PAINLESS is a multi-partner European Training Network (ETN) project, within the framework of the H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ITNs).

PAINLESS Project at a Glance


Call: H2020-MSCA-ITN-2018
Type of Action: MSCA-ITN-ETN
GA Number: 812991
Duration: 48 months
Start Date: 01/10/2018
PAINLESS was launched in 2018 with the visionary aim to establish a training and research platform to pioneer green, energy-autonomous portable network nodes which are self-subsistent and limitlessly-scalable, to satisfy future demands with minimal infrastructure.

PAINLESS relates to H2020-MSCA with a vision to produce the first generation of experts in a radically new wave of energy autonomous networks that will revolutionise the wireless networking technology landscape and the plethora of associated vertical business sectors.


Newsletter 4: 2nd Summer School Overview

Due to the COVID19 pandemic, our summer school was virtual this year and was freely open to the public. It included several world-renowned speakers and received over 200 registered attendants from across the globe! Check out more details on our Newsletter 4:...

Thanks for attending the 2nd Summer School!

Thanks for attending the 2nd Summer School!

The 2nd Painless Summer School is over, and here is a huge thanks to all the speakers for the outstanding talks and tutorials, to the ESRs, attendees, and especially to UCL and Nokia Bell Labs Ireland for making the event possible. Videos will soon be available on our...

All videos from 1st Summer School available on YouTube

All videos from 1st Summer School available on YouTube

Our 2nd Summer School starts on Monday (Jun 1st) and nothing better to warm up than watching the videos from our 1st Summer School on YouTube - wireless communications, UAVs, and much more!


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