COMPONENTS/ICS/PICS/FIBER

Session TypeTitlePresenterCompany
Market FocusUtilizing foundries to scale hybrid electro-optic polymer modulatorsDr. Michael Lebby, CEO  and Dr. John Zyskind, VP EngineeringLightwave Logic Inc
Market FocusSilicon Photonics Technologies Supporting Wide Range of Telecom and Data Center ApplicationsRang-Chen Yu, Sr. Vice PresidentSiFotonics Technologies
Market FocusThin-film Lithium Niobate, a commercially viable, scalable, and low power modulator solution for high-speed applicationsChristian Reimer, PhD  Head of Product, Co-FounderHyperLight Corporation
Market FocusLow loss PICs: From fast prototyping to high volumesMichael Geiselmann, Managing DirectorLIGENTEC
Market FocusHigh-speed testing for PICsIñigo Artundo, CEOVLC Photonics (A Hitachi Group Company)
Market FocusAdvanced InP DFB Laser Sources for Silicon Photonics Hybrid IntegrationAndy McKee,  CTOSivers Photonics
Market FocusFibre Innovations for Scale and SustainabilityRoshene McCool, Senior Market & Technology Development ManagerCorning Incorporated

MODULES/SUB-SYSTEMS/CONNECTORS/LINE-CARDS

 

Session TypeTitlePresenterCompany
Market FocusNext Generation Coherent Interfaces: Standardized Pluggable vs Proprietary Multi-haulTom Williams  Sr. Director of MarketingAcacia, now part of Cisco
Market FocusOptical I/O technology to meet future demands of AITerry Thorn, VP of Commercial OperationsAyar Labs
Market FocusCW-WDM MSA:   Specifications for Multi-Wavelength Advanced Integrated OpticsChris Cole, ChairCW-WDM MSA
Market FocusSolving Technical and Operational Challenges in pushing Coherent to the EdgeDave Welch, PhD.  Founder and Chief Innovation OfficerInfinera
Market FocusTitle: Open optical networks: reality and ambitionGert Grammel, Chair of OOPT-PSE Working Group Juniper Networks / Telecominfraproject
Market FocusThe ever ongoing discussion on CPO and why coherent is likely going to make it into (some) datacenter soonSven Otte, , Chief Executive Officer and Co-FounderSicoya
Market FocusData Center Networks – evolving to CPO or advancing pluggablesLisa Huff, Senior Principal Analyst, Optical ComponentsOmdia
Market FocusFull opto-electronic compliance testing of PIC-based transceivers in manufacturingAldo Gutierrez, Product Line ManagerEXFO

NETWORKING/SYSTEMS/DC/DISAGGREGATEDSOLUTIONS/SOFTWARE / MODULES/SUB-SYSTEMS/CONNECTORS/LINE-CARDS

 

Session TypeTitlePresenterCompany
Market FocusThe fracturing of 400ZR: Opportunities for coherent pluggables beyond DCIScott Wilkinson, Lead AnalystCignal AI
Market FocusAddressing the Edge Computing / Data Center Infrastructure Market with Coherent Optical SoCsHarald Graber, Chief Commercial OfficerEffect Photonics
Market FocusAddressing Intra-Datacenter Bandwidth Challenges with Coherent TechnologyEric Maniloff, Systems ArchitectCiena Corp
Market Focuspluggable transceiversAndy Bechtelsheim, Chairman, Chief Development Officer and Co-Founder Arista
Market Focus800G and 1.6T Upgrade Cycles for Datacom: Continued Significance of Direct-DetectionVipul Bhatt, VP Marketing, Datacom VerticalCoherent
Market FocusCMIS – Management control of Optical ModulesGary Nicholl, Cisco, OIF Board MemberOIF
Market FocusFiber to the room: Bring Gigabit per second to everywhere in the premisesMaxim Kuschnerov  Director of the Optical and Quantum Communications Laboratory, Munich, GermanyHuawei Technologies

NETWORKING/SYSTEMS/DC/DISAGGREATED SOLUTIONS/SOFTWARE

 

Session TypeTitlePresenterCompany
Market FocusNew optics for 5G and beyondFrank Chang, Chief Engineer and CTOSource Photonics
Market FocusAdvanced ROADM Architectures with Ultrahigh-resolution Telemetry for High-Mix Wavelength ServicesDr. Jack Jian Xu  Title: Vice President Marketing, Telecom VerticalCoherent
Market FocusEvolution of Optical Connectivity to 3.2TXi Wang, Vice President of Optical DSP Business UnitMarvell
Market FocusCoherent optics in client pluggable form factor enable IP-over-DWDM in disaggregated transport networksDr. Gert Sarlet,Director of Product ManagementCoherent
Market FocusDeployment of 400ZR and the ongoing OIF work to define 800ZR/LRKarl Gass, OIF PLL Optical ChairOIF

SERVICE PROVIDERS//MEDIA/SOCIAL COMPANIES AND NEW AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

 

Session TypeTitlePresenterCompany
Market FocusA Concept for Network Planning in Partially Disaggregated Open Optical NetworksStefan MelinTelia (Schweden)
Market FocusSatellite CommunicationDr. Sanjai Parthasarathi, Chief Marketing OfficerCoherent
Market FocusSDN requirements for vendor agnostic partially disaggregated networks (unavailable)Edward James Echeverry Zuleta. Senior Technical ExpertTelefonica CTIO
Market FocusCompact Multi Lambda Fiber Coupling solutions for future Chip on board and Co-Packaged Optics applicationsDirk Götzl  Manager RF ElectronicHuber + Suhner Cubeoptics AG
Market Focus3D Sensing: Practical New Apps Beyond HandsetsMark Lutkowitz, PrincipalFibreReality, LLC
Market Focus980nm VCSELs: New standard in automotiveDr. Joseph Pankert, VP Product Management and Rubén Pérez-Aranda , CTO, KDPOFTRUMPF Photonic Components

Product Focus

Session TypeTitleCompanySpeaker
Product FocusThe Growing Need for Tunable Lasers: Focus on Metro, DCI and Access NetworksEffect PhotonicsJoost Verberk, Director of Product Management
Product FocusExtending Coherent to the Edge with XR OpticsInfineraFady Masoud, Director, Solutions Marketing
Product FocusState of play of FTTH roll out in EuropeFTTH Council EuropeVincent Garnier, Director General
Product FocusECOC Exhibition Industry Awards AnnouncementsECOC TV
Product FocusTesting essentials for your MPO systemEXFOAlfonso Domesi, EMEA Business Development Manager
Product FocusAvicena’s LightBundle GaN microLEDs on Silicon enable ultra-low Energy Interconnects for Chip-to-Chip CommunicationsAvicenaChris Pfistner  Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Product FocusLatest innovations and optical fibre benefits in the automotive and industrial sectorKDPOFCarlos Pardo – CEO at
Product FocusPAM4 SR and AOC solution in HPC and data centerOptomind Inc.Yung Son, CTO and CMO,
Product Focus112G/224G-PAM4 connectivity – inside and outside the optical moduleYamaichi ElectronicsDavid Binder, Business Development Manager, Data Networking