Executive Forum

Executive Forum, Presented by OSA Industry Development Associates. Connect globally. Innovate brilliantly.

OSA Industry Development Associates (OIDA) now offers two Executive Forums

OIDA Executive Forum at Laser Congress
This Executive Forum focuses on the business aspects of the laser market, spanning finance to new product development. The pilot event examined high power lasers (kilowatts or greater) and their applications. The Executive Forum complements the more technical nature of the collocated conferences on Applied Solid-State Lasers and Laser Applications Conference. The first Executive Forum at the Laser Congress was held on 3 November 2016 in Boston, MA. Please visit the Laser Congress website for more details.

OIDA Executive Forum at OFC
The Premier event for leaders in optical networking and communications, the OIDA Executive Forum provides attendees with an exclusive opportunity to hear insider perspectives in an uncensored environment, while participating in high-level networking.

This annual event showcases prominent industry leaders in the optical networking and communications sector as they present the latest technological advances and business models. Attendees participate in cutting-edge discussions and unmatched peer-to-peer networking as they hear real world solutions to help better manage their business.

2016  Executive Forum
21 March 2016
Hilton Anaheim, Anaheim, CA

Video Presentations

Keynote Presentation, Hong Liu, Google
Video Presentation

Fireside Chat: Fireside Chat: The Evolving Optical Supply Chain for Data Centers
Video Presentation
Images from Executive Forum 2015

Featured Speaker:
Jeff Cox, Microsoft


Fireside Chat

Fireside Chat: Hamid Arabzadeh, Ranouvs; Doug Busch, Molex; John Dexheimer, Lightwave Advisors, Inc.,; Andrew Rickman, Rockley Photonics, Inc.; Nikos Theodosopoulos, NT Advisors, LLC

Open Forum

Executive Forum

Executive Forum Networking