Program & Speakers

About the Technical Conference

OFC, The Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition, 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
  • Demo Zone
  • Half-day short courses (separate fee required)
  • In-depth symposia on hot topics
  • Interactive workshops
  • Panel discussions
  • Special Sessions

Hear Invited and Peer-Reviewed Presentations in Key Topic Areas

  • Active optical devices and photonic integrated circuits
  • Advances in prototypes and product developments of components and subsystems for data centers and optical networks
  • Advances in system, network and service developments and field trials in commercial data centers and networks
  • Architectures and software-defined control for metro and core networks
  • Digital subsystems and systems for data centers
  • Digital and electronic subsystems
  • Digital transmission systems
  • Fibers and propagation physics
  • Fiber-optic and waveguide devices and sensors
  • Fiber-radio, optical wireless and sensing systems
  • Optical access networks for fixed and mobile services
  • Optical networking for data center and computing applications
  • Optical, photonic and microwave photonic subsystems
  • Passive optical devices for switching and filtering