Program & Speakers

OFC attendees

  Agenda of Sessions   Abstracts   Key to Authors

OFC, The Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition, is the premier international event for the latest advances in optical communications and networking.

A High-Quality Technical Program

  • Covers recent progress in research (near- and long-term) and technology
  • Features invited presentations by experts in the field
  • Includes peer-reviewed technical presentations
  • Hear from luminaries in industry and academia
  • Presented in a variety of formats
    • 1 hour in-depth tutorials
    • Interactive workshops
    • Panel discussions
    • Half-day short courses (separate fee required)
    • In-depth symposia on hot topics

Comprehensive Peer Reviewed Presentations in Key Topic Areas

  • Optical Network Applications and Services
  • Network Technologies and Application
  • Optical Interconnection Networks
  • Fiber and Waveguide Based Devices: Amplifiers, Lasers, Sensors, and Performance Monitors
  • Optical Devices for Switching, Filtering, and Interconnects
  • FTTx Technologies, Deployment and Applications
  • Fiibers and Optical Propagation Effects
  • Optoelectronic Devices
  • Digital Transmission Systems
  • Transmission Subsystems and Network Element
  • Optical Processing and Analog Systems
  • Core Networks
  • Access Networks

2015 Hot Topics

  • Cloud and Data Center Networking
  • Bandwidth Exhaust (Space Division Multiplexing)
  • 100G/400G Network Design and Optimization
  • 1Tb and Beyond Optical Networking
  • Wavelength Agile Access Networks
  • Virtualization and Software Defined Networks (SDN)
  • High-Speed Photonic Integration for Coherent Detection
  • Silicon Photonics/Integrated Photonics