The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

San Diego Convention Center,
San Diego, California, USA

News Releases

See below for official news and announcements from OFC 2019, and check back for regular updates. Should you have any questions, please email our public relations team at

Read news from previous years.

Title Date
OFC 2018 Wraps in San Diego with Major Announcements in Data-center Connectivity, 5G and More 15 March 2018
The Long and the Short of Transmission Performance Evaluation 12 March 2018
Fast, High Capacity Fiber Transmission Gets Real for Data Centers 8 March 2018
2018 OFC Conference & Exhibition: News Briefs; Live Video Streaming; Exclusive Media/Analyst Lunch; Badge Pickup; Nokia Event; Diversity Lounge 7 March 2018
New Study Compares 400G Optical Transceivers for Next-Generation Datacenter Networks 6 March 2018
Global Organizations at OFC 2018 Unveil New Technologies and Solutions Driving Optical Communications Innovation, Data-center Connectivity, 5G Network Upgrades and Cloud Computing 5 March 2018
Providing an Inclusive Space to Spark Networking and Professional Growth, OFC Introduces the Suzanne R. Nagel Lounge 1 March 2018
IBM Reveals a Novel Energy-saving Optical Receiver with a new Record of Rapid Power-on/off Time 22 February 2018
Groundbreaking Optical Communications Innovations, Data-center Connectivity, 5G Network Upgrades and Cloud Computing Drive Conference Program and Exhibits at OFC 2018 19 January 2018
OFC 2018 Exhibit Floor Expands to 700 Exhibiting Companies, Marks Five Year Growth Trajectory 27 November 2017
Dr. Peter J. Winzer of Nokia Bell Labs USA, Awarded 2018 John Tyndall Award 24 October 2017
Optical Communications Innovators to Deliver Keynote Presentations at OFC 2018 19 October 2017

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