• Technical Conference:  24 – 28 March 2024
  • Exhibition: 26 – 28 March 2024
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA

Mobile Optics (MOPA) for the 6G Era

Thursday, 09 March, 13:30 – 15:00

Theater III

Session Description:

Founded in 2021 by Ericsson, Nokia, II-VI, Lumentum and Sumitomo, the MOPA effort has outlined the most important optical requirements and solution for 5G. Looking forward to 6G, the new optical solutions needed will have to support much higher data rates, and new architectures. This session will bring and discuss the new 6G optical requirements and possible solutions.

Organized by:



Stefan Dahlfort, Product Development Leader, Ericsson, USA


Philippe Chanclou, Team Manager, Orange Labs, France

Francois Fredricx, Distinguished Engineer, Nokia Fixed Networks, Belgium

Kenneth Jackson, Director, Product Marketing, Sumitomo Electric, USA

Ernest Muhigana, Product Line/Product Marketing Management and Product Strategy: Semiconductor and Optical Interconnect, Lumentum, USA

Antonio Tartaglia, DNEW PDU Transport - Optical Solutions & Fronthaul - Expert, Photonics, Ericsson, Italy