• Technical Conference:  24 – 28 March 2024
  • Exhibition: 26 – 28 March 2024
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, USA

2023 Tutorial Speakers

Devices, Optical Components, and Fiber

  • D1: Advanced Prototyping, Packaging and Integration

    Jon Aday, Amkor Technology, USA
    Tradeoffs in the Paths Forward for Advanced Packaging in Photonics

  • D2: Passive Components

    Tomoyuki Akiyama, Fujitsu Limited, Japan
    Tutorial on Silicon Photonics Applications

  • Arnan Mitchell, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
    Thin Film Lithium Niobate Integrated Circuits - A Tutorial Introduction and Overview

  • D4: Fibers and Propagation Physics

    Joel Villatoro, University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, Spain
    Optical Sensing with Specialty Fibers

  • D5: Fiber Devices, Fiber Lasers and Amplifiers, and Nonlinear Waveguides

    Toshihiko Baba, Yokohama National University, Japan
    Solid State LIDAR

Systems and Subsystems

  • S1: Datacom Subsystems and Systems

    Stephen Ralph, Georgia Tech, USA
    Machine Learning Methods for Integrated Photonics

  • S2: Transmission Subsystems

    Frank Kschischang, University of Toronto, Canada
    Complexity-Optimized FEC for Optical Communications

  • Seb Savory, University of Cambridge, UK
    Digital Twins and Measurement Informed Physical Layer Models

  • S3: Transmission Systems

    Valey Kamalov, Google LLC, USA
    Methods for Geophysical Sensing on Submarine Cables

  • Paolo Serena, Universita degli Studi di Parma, Italy
    Modeling of Nonlinear Distortion In Space-Division Multiplexing

  • S4: Optical Processing, Microwave and Fiber-sensing

    Alwyn Seeds, University College London, UK
    THz Technologies for Optical Communications

  • S5: Free-space (FSO), Ranging (LIDAR), and Radio-over-fiber (RoF)

    Antonella Bogoni, CNIT, Italy
    Space-Grade Analogue and Digital Photonics for Satellite Communications

  • Nathan Gomes, University College London, UK
    Towards Mobile Fronthaul for 6G Networks

Networks, Applications, and Access

  • N1: Advances in Development of Systems, Networks and Services

    Georg Mohs, SubCom, USA
    High-Capacity Subsea Cables: Past, Present and Future

  • N2: Optical Networking for Data Center and Computing Applications

    Ken-ichi Sato, National Institute of AIST, Japan
    Optical Switching will Innovate Intra Data Center Networks

  • N3: Architectures and Software-Defined Control for Metro and Core Networks

    Vincent Chan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
    Optical Satellite Networks

  • N4: Optical Access Networks for Fixed and Mobile Services

    Alexandre Graell i Amat, Chalmers University, Sweden
    FEC and Equalization Implementation Options for 50Gb/s PON and beyond: A Reality Check

  • Weisheng Hu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
    100G and beyond for PON and Short Reach Optical Networks

Quantum Devices, Systems and Networking

  • SCQ: Quantum Devices, Systems and Networking

    Galan Moody, University of California Santa Barbara, USA
    Quantum Interconnects

  • Jianwei Wang, Peking University, China
    On-Chip Engineering Entanglement for Photonic Quantum Computing