DesignCon 2021

August 16-18, 2021 – San Jose, CA
August 17, 2021 – 4:00pm-5:15pm PT
OIF Panel – “Interoperable Common Electrical Interfaces and Channel Standards”
Moderator: Mike Li, OIF Board Member, Intel
Panelists: Nathan Tracy, OIF VP of Marketing, TE Connectivity; Cathy Liu, Broadcom Inc.; other panelists TBD

ECOC 2021

September 12-15, 2021 – Bordeaux, France
Workshop Speaking slot – “Co-Packaging: Challenges of Implementing Multi-Terabyte Fiber Connectivity”
Presenter: Jeff Hutchins, OIF PLL WG – Co-Packaging Vice Chair, Ranovus

NGON and DCI World

September 28-30, 2021 – Barcelona
OIF Workshop and Panel Slots


China Fiber Connect Forum 2021

June 23-25, 2021 – Suzhou, China
Speaking Slot – “Overview of OIF Co-packaging Projects”
Presenter: Jeff Hutchins, OIF PLL WG – Co-Packaging Vice Chair, Ranovus

Optinet China 2021

June 16-17, 2021 – Beijing, China

June 16, 2021 – 12:05pm-12:25pm
Speaking Slot – “Overview of OIF Transport SDN Projects”
Presenter: Hu Qian, OIF rep, China Telecom

OIF @ OFC 2021

June 6-11, 2021 – Virtual Event

June 8, 2021 – 11am-12pm PT

OIF Panel – “Electrical Data Rates Keep Pushing Forward: An OIF Update”
Moderator: Nathan Tracy, OIF VP of Marketing, TE Connectivity
Panelists: Thananya Baldwin, Keysight Technologies; Mike Li, OIF Board Member, Intel; Cathy Liu, Broadcom Inc.; Gary Nicholl, OIF Treasurer, Cisco; David Stauffer, OIF PLL WG Chair, Kandou Bus

June 8, 2021 – 12:30pm-1:30pm PT

OF Media/Analyst Panel – “Data Center Optics are Heading Toward Co-packaged Optics: Why, How and When
Panelist: Mark Filer, OIF Board Member, Microsoft

June 11, 2021 – 11:30am-1pm PT

OIF Panel – “400ZR Deployment and What’s Next: An OIF Update”
Moderator: Richard Ward, OIF MA&E Committee Co-Chair – PLL, Intel
Panelists: Josef Berger, Marvell; Ian Betty, OIF President, Ciena; Paul Brooks, Viavi Solutions; Tom Williams, Cisco

EPIC Online Technology Meeting – Roadmap 2021 for Beyond 400G Ethernet Optics

April 21, 2021
Presenter: Gary Nicholl, OIF Board Member, Cisco
More info

TeleSemana Webinar

April 28, 2021
OIF 400ZR Project and Implementation Agreement Overview
Presenter: Mark Filer, OIF Board Member, Microsoft
More info

EA TEF 2021

January 25-29, 2021 – Virtual Event

January 26, 2021
Panel discussion – New Applications Driving Higher Bandwidths
Panelist: Tad Hofmeister, OIF VP, Google

January 27, 2021
Panel discussion – Beyond 100G Electrical
Panelist: David Stauffer, OIF Physical & Link Layer Working Group Chair, Kandou Bus