2021 Industry Programming Schedule at a Glance

  Monday, 7 June    
All times are in PDT  
03:30 - 04:00

EFFECT Photonics B.V., Technology Showcase:
Creating Scalable and Flexible Future-proof Networks with Programmable
Optical System-on-chip

03:30 - 04:00

   
04:00 - 04:30      
04:30 - 05:00

Ribbon, Technology Showcase: 
Innovative Use of 400G ZR+ Reshapes Optical Network Economics

04:30 - 05:00

   
05:00 - 05:30      
05:30 - 06:00

 

   
6:00 - 06:30      
6:30 - 07:00    

 

07:00 - 07:30

 

   
07:30 - 08:00

OFC Career Zone: Career (Re) Start: Elevator Pitch, Resume Tips and Interview Best Practices

07:30 - 09:00

 

 
 
08:00 - 08:30    
08:30 - 09:00    
09:00 - 09:30      
09:30 - 10:00      
10:00 - 10:30      
10:30 - 11:00

 

   
11:00 - 11:30

OSA Booth, Tech Talk: Optics to Scale the
Datacenter Network

11:00 - 11:30

 

 
11:30 - 12:00    

 

12:00 - 12:30

OSA Booth, Tech Talk: Fiber Communication Networks - Telecom vs. Datacom

12:00 - 12:30

   
12:30 - 13:00

 

   
13:00 - 13:30      
13:30 - 14:00      
14:00 - 14:30

OSA Booth, Tech Talk: High-speed Semiconductor Lasers and Modulators for Data Communications

14:00 - 14:30

   
14:30 - 15:00

 

 

 
15:00 - 15:30      
15:30 - 16:00

Juniper Networks, Technology Showcase:
Leveraging QSFP-DD and ZR/ZR+ in Networking Platforms

15:30 - 16:00

   
16:00 - 16:30

Juniper Networks, Technology Showcase:
Cloud Metro – New Metro Architectures for 5G, IoT, and Low Latency Services

16:00 - 16:30 

   
16:30 - 17:00

Juniper Networks​, Technology Showcase:
Guaranteed Network Service Levels with Paragon Active Assurance

16:30 - 17:00

   
17:00 - 17:30      
17:30 - 18:00

Keysight Technologies, Technology Showcase:
Industry Trends and the
Test Ramifications

17:30 - 18:00

   
18:00 - 18:30

Jabil, Technology Showcase: 
Optical Trends in Metro/Access Networks

18:00 - 18:30

   
18:30 - 19:00

Luna Innovations, Technology Showcase:
New Developments in Ultra High-Resolution Fiber Optic Testing

18:30 - 19:00

   
  Tuesday, 8 June    
All times are in PDT  
05:30 - 06:00

OpenROADM – Now a Reality

05:30 - 06:30

   
6:00 - 06:30    
6:30 - 07:00      
07:00 - 07:30

DARPA Project Update

07:00 - 08:00

Standards Update on 5G Transport...

07:00 - 08:00

The 5th Generation Fixed Networks (F5G): 
New Use Cases and Technologies

07:00 - 08:00

 
07:30 - 08:00

 

 
08:00 - 08:30      
08:30 - 09:00      
09:00 - 09:30      
09:30 - 10:00      
10:00 - 10:30

Xilinx, Inc., Technology Showcase:
Scalable Implementation of Next Generation Security Technologies for Enterprise and Access Networks

10:00 - 10:30

   
10:30 - 11:00

Market Watch I: State of the Industry

10:30 -12:00

 

 

Infinera, Technology Showcase:
XR Optics – Applications and Network Benefits

10:30 - 11:00

11:00 - 11:30

Electrical Data Rates Keep Pushing Forward; An OIF Update

11:00 - 12:00

OSA Booth, Tech Talk: 50G-PON: the Latest ITU
PON System

11:00 - 11:30

11:30 - 12:00

Data Center Summit, Keynote

11:45 - 12:15

12:00 - 12:30

OFC Career Zone: Career (Re) Start: Elevator Pitch, Resume Tips and
Interview Best Practices

11:30 - 13:00

 

OSA Booth, Tech Talk: The Application of Expanded Beam Optics in the Next Generation of Data Centers

12:00 - 12:30

Data Center Summit 1: What is Next for Inter Data Center Interconnects (DCIs)?

12:15 - 13:45

12:30 - 13:00    
13:00 - 13:30      
13:30 - 14:00      
14:00 - 14:30

Tribute to Mitchell Fields

14:00 - 14:15

   
14:30 - 15:00

Data Center Summit 2: Inside the Data Center

14:15 - 15:45

Market Watch III: Terabit WDM Channels: Beyond 100GBaud Operation

14:30 - 16:00

 
15:00 - 15:30  
15:30 - 16:00  
16:00 - 16:30

Tektronix, Technology Showcase:
Parametric Measurements and Transceiver Test

16:00 - 16:30

   
16:30 - 17:00

3M, Technology Showcase:
The Application of Expanded Beam Optics in the Next Generation of Data Centers

16:30 - 17:00

   
  Wednesday, 9 June    
All times are in PDT  
05:00 - 05:30

Murata, Technology Showcase:
Differential AC Coupling For Ultra Broadband Signal Lines:
The Ideal Solution Up
to 220GHz!

05:00 - 05:30

   
05:30 - 06:00

AIM Photonics, Technology Showcase: Silicon Photonic Integrated Chip Results Using AIM Photonics

05:30 - 06:00

   
06:00 - 07:30

 

   
07:30 - 08:00

OFC Career Zone: The Benefits of Research with Dr. Mason

07:30 - 08:30

   
08:00 - 08:30    
08:30 - 09:00      
09:00 - 09:30      
09:30 - 10:00      
10:00 - 10:30 Network Operator Summit: Keynote
10:15 - 10:45 

Renesas Electronics America Inc., Technology Showcase: Addressing Mixed-Signal Requirements for High-Performance Optical Communications

10:00 - 10:30

 
10:30 - 11:00  

Infinera, Technology Showcase: Optical Engines Evolution –
100Gbaud and Beyond

10:30 - 11:00

11:00 - 11:30

NOS1: Reality Check for 5G Networks: Network Operator Perspective 

11:00 - 12:30

OSA Booth, Tech Talk:
LIDAR, Boom or Bust?

11:00 - 11:30

 
11:30 - 12:00    

 

12:00 - 12:30  

OSA Booth, Tech Talk:
Silicon Photonic Circuit Design

12:00 - 12:30

 

12:30 - 13:00

 

   
13:00 - 13:30      
13:30 - 14:00

Next Generation Optical Interfaces – An IEEE and Industry Update

13:30 - 14:30

 

Open Eye MSA: Road to Low Cost PAM-4 Optics

13:30 - 14:30

NOS2: Less Hyper Scale and More Co-location and Compute at the Edge? 

13:30 - 15:00

14:00 - 14:30
14:30 - 15:00

 

 

15:00 - 15:30  

OSA Booth, Tech Talk:
How I Use Python to Automate My Experiments

15:00 - 15:30

 
15:30 - 16:00

MWIV: Evolution to Coherent WDM Integration in Routers

15:30 - 17:00

Sicoya GmbH, Technology Showcase:
Monolithic Silicon Photonics: Innovative Solutions for Co-packaged Optical Switches

15:30 - 16:00

 
16:00 - 16:30  

PI (Physik Instrumente) LP, Technology Showcase:
Recent Advancements in Photonic Test and
Packaging Automation

16:00 - 16:30

16:30 - 17:00  

 

17:00 - 17:30

Why Ethernet? Why Now? 

17:00 - 18:30

The Disaggregated Optical & Transport Network

17:00 - 18:30

 
17:30 - 18:00  
18:00 - 18:30  
  Thursday, 10 June      
All times are in PDT  
05:30 - 06:00

 

     
6:00 - 06:30      
6:30 - 07:00        
07:00 - 07:30

5G and Network Slicing

07:00 - 08:00

OpenROADM Demo Description and Update

07:00 - 08:00

 

 
   
07:30 - 08:00

OFC Career Zone: Employer Showcase/ Career Fair

07:30 - 12:30






















Lumentum, Technology Showcase:
3D Sensing Beyond Gesture Recognition 

11:00 - 11:30

 
 
08:00 - 08:30      
08:30 - 09:00      
09:00 - 09:30      
09:30 - 10:00      
10:00 - 10:30

Corning, Technology Showcase:
Fiber Innovations: Past, Present, and the Shape of the Future

10:00 - 10:30

   
 
10:30 - 11:00

 

MWV: Next-gen Access Networks

10:30 - 12:00

5G Optics - Mobile Optical Solutions and Standards

10:30 - 11:30

Nokia, Technology Showcase: Unleash the Power of 400G Everywhere

10:30 - 11:00

 
11:00 - 11:30

Cloud Network Evolution Bandwidth Drivers

11:00 - 12:00

OSA Booth, Tech Talk: Optical Fiber Sensors Commercialization: Present Status and Future Opportunities and Trends

11:00 - 11:30

11:30 - 12:00

Samtec, Inc., Technology Showcase:
224 Gbps Data Rates: The (Bumpy)
Road Ahead

11:30 - 12:00

12:00 - 12:30  

OSA Booth, Tech Talk:
Silicon-photonic-based Short-reach Pluggables

12:00 - 12:30

 
12:30 - 13:00

MWVI: Evolving Photonics Integration and Packaging

12:30 - 14:00

     
13:00 - 13:30      
13:30 - 14:00

3D-sensing Uses in Consumer and Automotive Markets

13:30 - 14:30

   
14:00 - 14:30

 

Embedded Optics for High Speed Switching

14:00 -15:30

 
14:30 - 15:00

MWVII: Optical Interconnect and Computing for Scaling Machine Learning Systems 

14:30 - 16:00

 

15:00 - 15:30
15:30 - 16:00    
16:00 - 16:30        
16:30 - 17:00        
17:00 - 17:30

Synopsys, Inc., Technology Showcase:
Synopsys Photonic IC Platform: Enabling Seamless Design
of Optical Communications, Sensing, and Bio-photonics Products

17:00 -17:30

     
17:30 - 18:00

Telescent, Inc., Technology Showcase:
The Evolution of Connectivity – Automating the
Fiber Layer

17:30 - 18:00

     
  Friday, 11 June    
All times are in PDT  
05:30 - 06:00      
6:00 - 06:30      
6:30 - 07:00      
07:30 - 08:00  
07:00 - 07:30      
07:30 - 08:00      
08:00 - 08:30      
08:30 - 09:00      
09:00 - 09:30      
09:30 - 10:00      
10:00 - 10:30      
10:30 - 11:00      
11:00 - 11:30      
11:30 - 12:00

MW2: The Industrial Internet of Things, Smart Manufacturing
and Industry 4.0

11:30 - 13:00 

400ZR Deployment and What’s Next: An OIF Update

11:30 -12:30

AIM Photonics Member Successes and Updates

11:30 -12:30

 

12:00 - 12:30
12:30 - 13:00

OSA Booth, Tech Talk:
Optical System Innovations in DCI Transport Networks 

12:30 - 13:00

 
13:00 - 13:30      
14:00 - 14:30      
14:30 - 15:00      
15:00 - 15:30
15:30 - 16:00      
16:00 - 16:30      
16:30 - 17:00