OIDA Software Defined Photonic and Data Center Networks Workshop
Key questions to be addressed:
• Can standard interfaces be described for photonic devices?
• Should SDN control reach down to the photonics?
• What PIC functions should be standardized to enable SDN?
• What emerging standards in photonics can enable SDN?
09 March - 09 March 2014
Moscone Center, San Francisco,
OIDA Review of Roadmaps for the Optical Communications Market and NPI Overview
The panel will include an update on the National Photonics Initiative's (NPI's) effort to support optical communications, and will also review and compare current technology roadmaps for optical communications. There are multiple, overlapping roadmapping efforts, varying by the length of the interconnect and whether the aim is for a basic technology capability or for standard-setting.
11 March - 11 March 2014
11:00 to 12:30, Moscone Center, Expo Theater II, Hall A, San Francisco,
OIDA 100Gbps per Lambda Workshop
The workshop aims to address the challenge of commercializing single-channel 100Gbps optical communications.
12 June - 13 June 2014
San Jose Convention Center, San Jose,
21st OIDA Annual Forum
OIDA's Annual Forum brings key stakeholders together in Washington, D.C. to maximize discussion between industry, government, and academic decision-makers.
03 November - 04 November 2014
Complimentary Corporate Networking Reception and Special Business Presentations
Tuesday, 16 October
Corporate Theater in Empire Hall
Rochester Convention Center
Interested in attending this event? Registration is complimentary as an Exhibit Attendee. Please register on-site at the Rochester Convention Center. Registration is located at the Box Office on the 1st floor of the Center and is open from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM on Monday, 15 October and Tuesday, 16 October.
The session starts with a networking reception – drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served – followed by a special presentation focusing on Harnessing Light II and Market Overviews. The program concludes with the Executive Speaker Series, an interview program with a prominent leader in our industry.
4:00 – 4:20 pm – Corporate Networking Reception
4:20 – 4:50 pm – Update and Outlook for the Optics Market
4:50 – 5:00 pm – Networking Break
5:00 – 6:00 pm – Executive Speaker Series
OIDA will present some highlights of the optics and optoelectronics market, and what to expect in the market in the coming year. The presentation will also discuss the market opportunities described in the newly released report from the Harnessing Light Committee from the National Academies. How big are the opportunities and what should companies expect now that the report is complete?
The Executive Speaker Series will feature an interview with Michael J. Cumbo, Ph.D., President, IDEX Optics & Photonics. To learn more about this portion of the program, please visit here.
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