Grand Challenges of Fiber Wireless Convergence for 5G Mobile Data Communications
Gee-Kung Chang (Georgia Inst. of Tech., U.S.A.)

Experimental Demonstrations of RoF Technologies for 5G Indoor DAS Applications
Seunghyun Cho (ETRI, Korea)

Fiber-Wireless Seamless Transport based on Radio over Fiber Technologies for 5G and beyond
Atsushi Kanno (Nat'l Inst. of Information and Communications Tech., Japan)

Low Latency and High Bandwidth Access Network with 100G-EPON
Han Hyub Lee (ETRI, Korea)

Injection Seeding Technologies and Their Applications
Chang-Hee Lee (KAIST, Korea)

Application of Few-Mode Fibers for Optical Access Networks and Microwave Photonics
Guifang Li (Univ. of Central Florida, U.S.A.)

Lite-Coherent Technology for Access Networks
Keisuke Matsuda (Mitsubishi Electric Corp., Japan)

Recent Progress on Space Division Multiplexing Technology
Kazuhide Nakajima (NTT Corp., Japan)

High-Speed Optical Wireless Communications for Local Area Networks
Ampalavanapillai (Thas) Nirmalathas (The Univ. of Melbourne, Australia)

Radio-over-Fiber Transmission Technology for Future Mobile Access Network toward beyond-5G Era
Kosuke Nishimura (KDDI Research, Inc., Japan)

Ultra-High Resolution Real-Time Radar Imaging based on Microwave Photonics
Shilong Pan (Nanjing Univ. of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China (P.R.C))

Low-Complexity Digital Signal Processing Techniques to Enable Coherent Optical Systems for Metro and Access Networks
Xiaodan Pang (KTH Royal Inst. of Tech. / Infinera, Sweden)

NG -PON2 Development for 10G Internet Service : A Study Case of SK
Hongseok Shin (SK Telecom, Korea)

SDM for Power-Efficient Undersea Transmission
Oleg Sinkin (TE SubCom, U.S.A.)

Optical Monitoring based on Convolutional Neural Networks
Takahito Tanimura (Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Japan)

Software-Defined Microwave Photonic Filter with High Reconfigurable Resolution
Lilin Yi (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China (P.R.C))

Ultra-Broadband THz Photonic Wireless Transmission
Xianbin Yu (Zhejiang Univ., China (P.R.C))

Propagation and mutual information of a nonlinear frequency division multiplexed signal
Henning Buelow (Nokia Bell Labs, Germany)

Perspectives of Multi-Band Optical Communication Systems
Nicola Calabretta (Technical Univ. of Eindhoven (TU/e), Netherlands)

Advanced Signal Processing Techniques for Direct Detected Short Reach Systems
Lu Chao (The Hong Kong Polytechnic Univ., Hong Kong)

Adaptive Multicarrier Modulation for Flexible Optical Networks
Di Che (The Univ. of Melbourne, Australia)

Electrical Frequency Multiplexing for High Symbol Rate Generation
Xi Chen (Nokia Bell Labs, U.S.A.)

High Spectral Efficiency Optical Transmission with Probabilistic Constellation Shaping
Junho Cho (Nokia Bell Labs, U.S.A.)

Flexible Transceivers and Solutions for Semi-Filterless Metro Networks
Filippo Cugini (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy)

Data Center Interconnects at 400G and beyond
Michael Eiselt (ADVA Optical Networking, Germany)

Multi-Channel Fiber Nonlinearity Mitigation in Coherent DWDM Systems
Inwoong Kim (Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., U.S.A.)

Rate Adaptive Flexible Optical Transceivers
Roberts Kim (Ciena, Canada)

Accelerate Multi-Core Fiber Application using Current Standard Technology
Takashi Matsui (NTT Corp., Japan)

Ultra High-Capacity Transmission using Space-Division-Multiplexing
Itsuro Morita (KDDI Research, Inc., Japan)

Multi-Dimensional Modulation with Iterative Decoder for High Capacity Optical Transport Network
Masanori Nakamura (NTT Corp., Japan)

Faster-than-Nyquist Signaling for Optical Communications
Yaojun Qiao (Beijing Univ. of Posts and Telecommunications, China (P.R.C))

Time-Frequency Signal Processing based on Fractional Fourier Transform for Coherent Optical Communications
Ming Tang (Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech., China (P.R.C))

Transmission Characteristics Monitoring by Digital Signal Processing in Coherent Receiver
Zhenning Tao (Fujitsu R&D Center, China (P.R.C))

Weakly-Coupled Mode Multiplexed Optical Fiber Transmission
Takehiro Tsuritani (KDDI Research, Inc., Japan)

High-Speed Optical SSB Transmissions using Direct Detection
Xingwen Yi (Sun Yat-Sen Univ., China (P.R.C))

Spectrally Efficient Submarine Transmission with Flexible WME
Shaolliang Zhang (NEC Labs America, U.S.A.)

Optical Multi-Mode Fiber Link for in-Vehicle Applications
Takamitsu Aiba (YAZAKI Corp., Japan)

Metamaterials Fabricated by Fibre Drawing
Simon Fleming (Univ. of Sydney, Australia)

Ultralow Thermal Sensitivity of Phase and Propagation Delay in Hollow-Core Fibers
Eric Numkam Fokoua (Univ. of Southampton, U.K.)

Advances in Fiber-optic Distributed Acoustic Sensors
Zuyuan He (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China (P.R.C))

THz Time-Domain Spectroscopy based on Prechirped Mode-Locked Yb-Doped Fiber Laser
Min Yong Jeon (Chungnam Nat'l Univ., Korea)

Pressure-Tuned Phase-Matched Generation of Non-Classical Light in Microstructure Fibre
Nicolas Joly (Max-Planck Inst. for the Sci. of Light, Germany)

Fully Integrated SDM Amplifiers
Yongmin Jung (Univ. of Southampton, U.K.)

Low-Noise Ultrafast Fiber Lasers
Jungwon Kim (KAIST, Korea)

Wavelength Programmable Fiber Lasers for Biomedical Applications
Chang-Seok Kim (Pusan Nat'l Univ., Korea)

Characteristics of Continuous Grating Arrays in Single and Multicore Fiber for Distributed Sensing
Tristan Kremp (OFS Laboratories, U.S.A.)

Multimode and Coupled-Core Fiber Amplifiers for SDM
Enrique Antonio Lopez (Univ. of Central Florida, U.S.A.)

Fluorotellurite Microstructured Fibers and their Applications
Guanshi Qin (Jilin Univ., China (P.R.C))

Mode Dependent Loss Reduced Few-Mode Multi-Core Fiber Design for Repeated Dense SDM Transmission
Taiji Sakamoto (NTT Corp., Japan)

Few-Mode-Fiber Developments and Applications
Pierre Sillard (Parc des Industries Artois Flandres, France)

High-Performance Optical Fibre Sensing
Marcelo A. Soto (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile)

Coherent Photonic-Phononic Interactions in Integrated Circuits
Birgit Stiller (The Univ. of Sydney, Australia)

Ultra-High Density Optical Fiber Cable with Rollable Multicore Fiber Ribbon
Masayoshi Tsukamoto (Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd., Japan)

Gain-Clamped Multimode Erbium Doped Fiber Amplifier
Masaki Wada (NTT Corp., Japan)

Nonlinear Optical Effects and Application in Two-Dimensional Materials
Jun Wang (Shanghai Inst. of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China (P.R.C))

Signal Processing in Optical Fiber Sensor Networks
Lianshan Yan (Southwest Jiaotong Univ., China (P.R.C))

Photonic Integrated WDM Cross-Connects for Telecom and Datacom Networks
Nicola Calabretta (Technical Univ. of Eindhoven (TU/e), Netherlands)

Spatial Light Control for Multimode Optical Fibre
Joel Carpenter (The Univ. of Queensland, Australia)

Silicon Photonics in Optical Coherent Systems
Long Chen (Acacia Communications, U.S.A.)

Modeling Depletion-Type Si Ring Modulators
Woo-Young Choi (Yonsei Univ., Korea)

Silicon-on-Chip Laser based on Bound States in the Continuum
Il-Sug Chung (Technical Univ. of Denmark, Denmark)

Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuits for Telecom and Datacom Applications
Po Dong (Nokia Bell Labs, U.S.A.)

Modern Tools for Classical and Quantum Communication with Vector Vortex Beams
Andrew Forbes (Univ. of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)

Low Cost 400-Gbps Micro-Intradyne Coherent Receiver using Chip-to-Chip Bonding and FPCB Wirings
Young-Tak Han (ETRI, Korea)

Heterogeneously Integrated III-V/Si Mach-Zehnder Modulator
Takurou Hiraki (NTT Corp., Japan)

CMOS-based Single-Photon Detectors: Technology and Applications
Myung-Jae Lee (EPFL, Switzerland)

High-Performance Waveguide-Coupled Ge Photo Detectors for a Photonic BiCMOS Technology
Stephan Lischke (IHP, Germany)

Electro-Absorption Modulator for Advanced Modulation Format
Ukrit Mankong (Chiang Mai Univ., Thailand)

Monolithically Integrated Lasers based on InP
Su Hwan Oh (ETRI, Korea)

Optimized Optical Devices for Active Integrated Quantum Photonics Applications
Jason Png (Inst. of High Performance Computing, Singapore)

Ultra-Low-Power Microring Modulators for PAM and WDM Links
Wei Shi (Université Laval, Canada

3D Silicon Photonic-Electronic Integrated Circuits for Computing, Networking, and Imaging Applications
S. J. Ben Yoo (Univ. of California, U.S.A.)

Optical Components and System for Free-Space Quantum Key Distribution
Chun Ju Youn (ETRI, Korea)

FPGA-Controlled Multi-Microring Network on Chip in Silicon Photonic Platform
Nicola Andriolli (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy)

In-Fiber Devices via Laser Direct Writing
Martynas Beresna (Univ. of Southampton, U.K.)

Remote Sensing Systems based on Photonics
Antonella Bogoni (Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna di Pisa, Italy)

Silicon Photonic Integrated Devices for Mode-Division-Multiplexing
Daoxin Dai (Zhejiang Univ., China (P.R.C))

Progress of Optical Fiber Sensors based on the Special Two-Mode Fiber with Critical Wavelength
Xiaopeng Dong (Xiamen Univ., China (P.R.C))

Optical Reflectometry with Ultra-High Spatial Resolution and Long Measurement Range
Xinyu Fan (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China (P.R.C))

Semiconductor-Insulator-Semiconductor (SIS) Structures for High-Performance Optical Modulation
Jae-Hoon Han (KIST, Korea)

Optical Side-Coupling of Laser-Diode Array to Fiber using Genetic Algorithm Designed Sub-Wavelength Grating
Sheng-Lung Huang (Nat'l Taiwan Univ., Taiwan)

Silicon Photonics Device Technologies for On-Chip WDM Applications
Seok-Hwan Jeong (#N/A)

Integrated Polarization Diversity Devices
Kyong Hon Kim (Inha Univ., Korea)

Dynamic High Dimensional Free-Space Optical Interconnects for Urban Deployment
Martin Lavery (Univ. of Glasgow, U.K.)

Silicon Nitride (TriPleX™) based Photonic Integrated Circuits for a Broad Range of Application Modules
Arne Leinse (LioniX Int'l, Netherlands)

The Photonic Lantern
Sergio Leon-Saval (Univ. of Sydney, Australia)

All-Optimized Integrated Microwave Photonic Bandstop Filter
Yang Liu (The Univ. of Sydney, Australia)

Ultrafast Photonic Devices based on Nanomaterials
Yong-Won Song (KIST, Korea)

Switching Devices and Systems based on Advanced Silicon Photonics
Keijiro Suzuki (AIST, Japan)

PLC-based Mode Controlling Devices for Mode-Division-Multiplexing
Fujisawa Takeshi (Hokkaido Univ., Japan)

Structured Light Communications: Devices, Techniques and Applications
Jian Wang (Huazhong Univ. of Sci. and Tech., China (P.R.C))

Ultra-Weak FBG Array for Fiber-Optic Sensing Applications
Minghong Yang (Wuhan Univ. Tech., China (P.R.C))

Two-Dimensional Phosphorene-based Smart Nanostructures for Biophotonics
Han Zhang (Shenzen Univ., China (P.R.C))

Silicon Photonics for Radio-Frequency Signal Processing
Linjie Zhou (Shanghai Jiao Tong Univ., China (P.R.C))