2018 speaker profiles

The PIC International conference attracted industry leading experts from all the major companies involved in the photonic integrated circuit industry.

If you are interested in speaking at PIC International 2019, please contact info@picinternational.net or call +44 (0)24 76718970.


2018 Speakers Included

Andrew Sparks
Mark Wade
Yvain Thonnart
Eli Arad
Graham Reed
Sasan Fathpour
Vincent Zeng
Ignazio Piacentini
Andreas Umbach
Sascha Geidel
Martin Schell
Milan Mashanovitch
Wim Bogaerts
Di Liang
Bert Jan Offrein
Radha Nagarajan
Robert Blum
Drew Nelson
Henk Bulthuis
Michael Geiselmann
Michael Lebby
Arne Leinse
Pieter Dumon
Sean Anderson
Christopher Cone
Ruth Houbertz
Yuichi Nakamura
Peter Winzer
Shinji Matsuo
Twan Korthorst
Scott Jordan
Weiming Yao
William Ring
Luc Augustin
Florent Gardillou
Peter O'Brien
André Richter
Eric Mounier

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 Conference Chair

Michael Lebby
CEO at Lightwave Logic Inc

Noori Nourshargh
N2Scientific

 Panel: Has silicon photonics got the required scalability to displace InP?

Bert Jan Offrein
IBM 

Robert Blum
Intel 

Sean Anderson
MACOM 

Di Liang
Hewlett Packard Enterprise 

 Panel: High volume and high performance opportunities for PICs

William Ring
POET Technologies 

Peter Winzer
Nokia Bell Labs 

Andreas Umbach
Finisar 

Drew Nelson
IQE 

Robert Blum
Intel 

 Moving the data: PICs for cloud computing and telecoms

Yuichi Nakamura
NEC 

Radha Nagarajan
Inphi 

Eric Mounier
Yole Développement 

Vincent Zeng
Facebook 

Martin Schell
Fraunhofer HHI 

Weiming Yao
PITC, TU/e 

Peter Winzer
Nokia Bell Labs 

Ruth Houbertz
Multiphoton Optics 

Eli Arad
ColorChip 

 Refining the PIC: achieving the next milestone in performance

Michael Lebby
Lightwave Logic 

Wim Bogaerts
Ghent University/imec 

Mark Wade
Ayar Labs 

Sasan Fathpour
CREOL, The College of Optics & Photonics 

Yvain Thonnart
CEA-Leti 

Shinji Matsuo
NTT 

 Delivering the goods: advances in PIC manufacturing

Arne Leinse
LioniX 

Henk Bulthuis
Kaiam Corporation 

Jessie Rosenberg
IBM 

Scott Jordan
Physik Instrumente 

Michael Geiselmann
LIGENTEC 

Graham Reed
CORNERSTONE 

Florent Gardillou
Teem Photonics 

Ignazio Piacentini
ficonTEC 

Luc Augustin
SMART Photonics 

 PIC Design, simulation and packaging: a blueprint for future success

Christopher Cone
Mentor Graphics 

André Richter
VPIphotonics 

Twan Korthorst
PhoeniX Software 

Peter O'Brien
Tyndall 

Robert Scarmozzino
Synopsys 

Pieter Dumon
Luceda Photonics 

 PIC horizons: new and emerging applications for integrated photonics

Milan Mashanovitch
Freedom Photonics 

Sascha Geidel
Fraunhofer ENAS 

Andrew Sparks
Analog Devices 

Book your place today for 2019 - 3 events, 2 days, 1 ticket
The must attend conference for all professionals involved within the integrated photonics industry.