The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

San Diego Convention Center,
San Diego, California, USA

OIDA / OSAF Professional Development & Networking Lunch and Learn

Tuesday, 10 March 12:30 - 14:00
Room 14B at the Convention Center

This program will provide a unique opportunity for students and early career professionals, who are close to finishing or who have recently finished their doctorate degree, to interact with key industry and academic leaders in the community. Students interested in all career paths – from those seeking an academic position, to those wishing to start a technology business, to those interested government/public service, to those looking to translate their bench work skills to product development – are encouraged to  attend.  Students will have an opportunity to discuss their ongoing research and career plans with the attending leaders, while they will share their professional journey and provide useful tips to those who attend. Lunch will be provided.


Participating Leaders

Yuliya Akulova, Director, R&D, Intel

Alan Symmons, Chief Operating Officer, LightPath Technologies

Mike Zammit, Vice President & GM, Go!Foton

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