Organizers

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Co-organizers

The Optical Society

Permanent Sponsors

The Optical Society of America IEEE Photonics Society Chinese Optical Society The Optical Society of Korea The Australian Optical Society Japan Society of Applied Physics The Korean Physical Society Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers Communication Society Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers Electronics Society

Tutorial Speakers

Stuart Jackson, Macquarie Univ., Australia
The breakthroughs and challenges in mid-infrared fibre source development

Ian Walmsley, Univ. of Oxford, UK
Title to Be Announced

Lan Yang, Washington Univ. in St. Louis, USA
Whispering-gallery-mode resonators and their applications for nonlinear optics

Alfred Leitenstorfer, Univ. of Konstanz, Germany
Subcycle Quantum Physics

Johan Nilsson, Univ. of Southampton, UK
High power fiber lasers

Kerry J. Vahala, California Institute of Technology, USA
Soliton Microcombs: Towards Integrated Optical Clocks and Frequency Synthesizers

Warwick Bowen, Univ. of Queensland, Australia
Title to Be Announced

Erez Hasman, Technion, Israel
A revolution towards multitasking metasurfaces

Frank Vollmer, Univ. of Exeter, UK
Optical microcavities for single molecule/ion sensing

David Richardson, Optoelectronic Research Centre, Univ. of Southampton, UK
Hollow core fibers: technology and emerging applications

Philip Russell, Max Planck Inst. for the Science of Light, Germany
Title to Be Announced

John Bowers, Univ. of California Santa Barbara, USA
Title to Be Announced

Joyce Poon, Univ. of Toronto, Canada
Monolithically integrated 3D silicon photonics

Yikai Su, Shanghai JiaoTong Univ., China
Title to Be Announced

Alan Willner, Univ. of Southern California, USA
Advances in Core Technologies and Wave-Mixing Techniques for Optical Signal Processing

Cheng-Wei Qiu, National Univ. of Singapore, Singapore
2D metamaterials, nanooptics and plasmonics

Arjun Yodh, Univ. of Pennsylvania, USA
Diffuse optical monitoring of brain and breast

Xiang Zhang, Univ. of California, Berkeley, USA
Title to Be Announced

Howard Ho Wai Lee, Baylor Univ., USA
Tunable conducting oxide epsilon-near-zero meta-devices

Gilberto Brambilla, Univ. of Southampton, UK
New approaches to optical fibre sensing

Peter Wai Ming Tsang, City Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Displaying digital holograms on phase-only devices

Jianping Yao, Univ. of Ottawa, Canada
Integrated Photonic Circuits for Microwave Photonics