Executive Forum

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OIDA (OSA Industry Development Associates) Now Offers Two Executive Forums

OIDA Executive Forum at the OSA Laser Congress
This Executive Forum is a bi-annual event at the OSA Laser Congress.  The program focuses on the business aspects of the laser market, spanning finance to new product development and complements the more technical nature of the collocated conferences on Applied Solid-State Lasers and Laser Applications Conference. The pilot event, held 3 November 2016 in Boston, MA, USA, examined high power lasers (kilowatts or greater) and their applications. The next OIDA Executive Forum at the OSA Laser Congress is scheduled to be held in 2018.  

For more information on the OSA Laser Congress, please visit the website

OIDA Executive Forum at OFC
The premier event for leaders in optical networking and communications, 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 businesses.

Check out the previous program:

2017 OIDA Executive Forum at OFC
20 March 2017
Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

2016 Video Presentations

Keynote Presentation, Hong Liu, Google
Video Presentation

Fireside Chat: Fireside Chat: The Evolving Optical Supply Chain for Data Centers
Video Presentation

Executive Forum