• A Hybrid Conference – In-Person and Virtual Presentations
  • Technical Conference:  05 – 09 March 2023
  • Exhibition: 07 – 09 March 2023
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA

Symposia and Special Sessions


Beyond the Hype of Network Analytics: Use Cases, Feasibility, and Barriers

Paolo Monti, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden; Loukas Paraschis, IEEE Communication Society, USA; Christine Tremblay, École de technologie supérieure, Canada; Elaine Wong, Melbourne School of Engineering, Australia; Anny Zheng, Google, USA;

Quantum Information and Optical Communication Networks: Emerging Research Areas, Challenges and Opportunities

Eleni Diamanti, France; Fotini Karinou, Microsoft, UK; Dan Kilper, Ireland; Fabian Laudenbach, Rui Lin, Chalmers, Sweden; Michael Vasilyev, USA, Rui Wang, UK;

The Crucial Role of Photonics in Achieving the UN Sustainability Development Goals: Learnings and Opportunities

Fotini Karinou, Microsoft, UK; Yuanqiu Luo, Futurewei Technologies; Albert Rafel, British Telecommunications, UK; Luca Valcarenghi, Scuola Superiore Sant Anna de Pisa, Italy; Elaine Wong, University of Melbourne, Australia;

Special Sessions

High Performance Networks for Future Data Center and Computing Applications

Fotini Karinou, Microsoft, UK; Laurent Schares, IBM TJ Watson Research Center, USA; Chongjin Xie, Alibaba, USA;

Ultra-Stable Frequency Sources and their Future Applications in Telecom

Dan Blumenthal, University of Calfornia, Santa Barbara, USA; Nick Fontaine, Nokia Bell Labs, USA; Radan Slavik, University of Southampton, UK;

Photonics for Visible Wavelengths

Cheryl Agaskar, MIT Lincoln Lab, USA; Chi-Wai Chow, National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, Taiwan; Fotini Karinou, Microsoft Research Ltd, UK; David Marpaung, University of Twente, Netherlands;