OSA | Living History

OFC grew out of a topical meeting on optical fiber transmission. The first OFC meeting was held in Washington, D.C. in 1979.

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OFC

OFC, the largest conference and exhibit for optical communications and networking, grew out of a topical meeting on optical fiber transmission.

The first OFC meeting was held in Washington, D.C. in 1979. OFC is cosponsored by IEEE Photonics Society, IEEE Communications Society and OSA.

(Courtesy of OFC)