The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

San Diego Convention Center,
San Diego, California, USA

The panels provide an interactive learning environment and are open to all conference registrants. Similar to invited and tutorial speakers, panel topics and organizers are chosen through a highly selective nominations process.

Optical and RF Photonic Signal Processing Based on Frequency Combs
Tuesday, 5 March; 14:00 - 16:00
Organizers: Maurizio Burla, ETH Zurich, Switzerland; Victor Krozer, University Frankfurt, Germany

Space Photonics: Disruptive Satellite Laser Communications and Astrophotonics
Tuesday, 5 March; 16:30 - 18:30
Efstratios Kehayas, Gooch & Housego, UK; Sergio Leon-Saval, University of Sydney, Australia

PIC Foundry Commercial Access: Prospects and Challenges
Wednesday, 6 March; 08:00 - 10:00
Organizers: Jeroen Duis, SMART Photonics B.V., Netherlands; Dong Pan, Nano Photonics, USA

SDM Technology Solutions for Next Generation Submarine Transmission
Wednesday, 6 March; 08:00 - 10:00
Organizers: Takayuki Mizuno, NTT Network Innovation Labs, Japan; Lara Garrett, TE SubCom, USA

Beyond 400G for Hyperscale Data Centers
Thursday, 7 March; 08:00 - 10:00
Organizers: Katharine Schmidtke, Facebook Inc., USA; Xiaoxia Wu, Juniper Networks Inc., USA

Network Infrastructure Virtualization and Network Slicing
Thursday, 7 March; 14:00 - 16:00
Ramon Casellas, CTTC, SpainVishnu Shukla, Verizon Communications, USA

Sponsored by: