The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

Los Angeles Convention Center,
Los Angeles, California, USA

Connected OFCity Challenge: Optical Innovations for Future Services in a Smart City

Event type: Workshop


Jun Shan Wey, LightNotes Consulting, USA; Denis Khotimsky, Verizon, USA; Domaniç Lavery, University College London, UK


The Connected OFCity Challenge team competition was first held at the OFC 2016 as a representative platform to discuss technological innovations of a smart city project. The OFCity Challenge returns this year to debate technologies concerning future services in a smart city, building upon the results of last year’s competition. 

Speakers: Team Leaders
Naoto Yoshimoto, Chitose Institute of Science and Technology, Japan  
Marco Ruffini, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Luca Valcarenghi, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy
Dimitra Simeonidou, University of Bristol, UK  

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