The Optical Networking and Communication
Conference & Exhibition

San Diego Convention Center,
San Diego, California, USA

Registration

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Registration to open October 2018.

Registration Fees

Registration Types On or Before 4 February 2019 After 4 February 2019
Full Conference Registration Member US $672 US $798
Full Conference Registration Non-Member US $843 US $980
Full Conference Registration Student Member US $197 US $278
Full Conference Registration Student Non-Member US $237 US $359
Exhibits Pass Plus US $0 US $0
Short Course Only Each short course requires
a separate fee and ticket
 

 

Short Courses On or Before 4 February 2019 After 4 February 2019
Half-Day Lecture Short Course Member US $275 US $335
Half-Day Lecture Short Course Non-Member                         US $350 US $410
Half-Day Hands-On Short Course Member US $335 US $385
Half-Day Hands-On Short Course Non-Member US $410 US $480

Hands-On Member - SC 432

*Attendees will design a PIC that will actually be
fabricated and characterized

US $435 US $485

Hands-On Non-Member - SC 432

*Attendes will design a PIC that will actually be
fabricated and characterized

US $510 US $580
Short Courses

A list of 2019 Short Courses will be available to view in September 2018.

Registration Types

For information on what is included with each registration type, please see descriptions below.

Full Conference 
  • Admission to all Workshops, Technical Sessions, Plenary Session, Poster Sessions, and Exhibit Hall (Exhibitor Showcases, Market Watch, Network Operator Summit, Theaters, and OFC Career Zone
  • One copy each of the OFC 2019 Conference Program Book and USB, Postdeadline Papers Book and OFC Buyers’ Guide
  • Admission to the Conference Reception
Student 
  • Admission to all Workshops, Technical Sessions, Plenary Session, Poster Sessions, and Exhibit Hall (Exhibitor Showcases, Market Watch, Network Operator Summit, Theaters, and OFC Career Zone
  • One copy each of the OFC 2019 Conference Program Book and USB, Postdeadline Papers Book and OFC Buyers’ Guide.
  • Admission to the Conference Reception

Note: Students must present proof of enrollment in the form of a current valid student ID or proof of current enrollment (e.g. official course schedule, proof of payment for classes, letter from adviser) when picking up badges or when registering on-site. Post-docs are not eligible to register for student rates.
 

Exhibits Pass Plus 
  • Admission into the Workshops, Plenary Session, and Exhibit Hall (Exhibitor Showcases, Market Watch, Network Operator Summit, Theaters, and OFC Career Zone
  • One copy of the OFC Buyers’ Guide
Short Course Registration
  • Admission to selected Short Course(s), Workshops, Plenary Session, and  Exhibit Hall (Exhibitor Showcases, Market Watch, Network Operators Summit, Theaters, and OFC Career Zone
  • One copy of the OFC Buyers’ Guide
Press and Analysts 

Members of the press and analyst community who meet specific guidelines have access to:

  • Admission to all Workshops, Technical Sessions, Plenary Session, Poster Sessions, and Exhibit Hall (Exhibitor Showcases, Market Watch, Network Operator Summit, Theaters, and OFC Career Zone
  • One copy each of the OFC 2019 Conference Program Book and USB, Postdeadline Papers Book and OFC Buyers’ Guide
  • Admission to the Conference Reception 

Code of Conduct

It is important to the success of this meeting that every attendee be treated with consideration and respect. Following is a summary of OFC’s Code of Conduct and Anti-Harassment policy. The entire policy can be viewed at www.ofcconference.org/en-us/home/about/code-of-conduct.

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