UPCOMING EVENTS


NGON and DCI World

November 15-19, 2021 – All Virtual Event
November 17, 2021 – 9:35-10:05am CET/
Day 3 Panel Discussion: The Journey Towards Open and Disaggregated Optical Networks
Panelist: Jonathan Sadler, OIF Networking Interoperability WG Chair (acting), Infinera


OFC 2022

March 6-10, 2022 – San Diego, CA

Industry Programming
March 8, 2022 – 4pm-5pm PT

OIF Panel – “An OIF update on Electrical rates: 112G technical closure and the latest progress and challenges for 224G to create the next speed node”
Moderator: OIF Rep TBD ; Panelists: TBD

March 9, 2022 – 12pm-1pm PT

OIF Panel – “Deployment of 400ZR and the ongoing OIF work to define 800ZR/LR”
Moderator: OIF Rep TBD ; Panelists: TBD


RECENT EVENTS

ECOC 2021

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

“OIF’s Vision and Progress on Coherent 800G for Data Center Applications”
Presenter: Mark Filer, OIF Board Member, Google

Market Focus Speaking Slots
Recorded Presentation – Co-Packaged Optics: “The OIF’s Work to Standardize Higher Integration Levels for Next-Generation Data Center Systems”
Presenter: Jeff Hutchins, OIF PLL WG – Co-Packaging Vice Chair, Ranovus

Recorded Presentation – “Deployment of 400ZR and the ongoing OIF work to define 800ZR/LR”
Presenter: Josef Berger, OIF Rep, Marvell Semiconductor, Inc.


DesignCon 2021

August 16-18, 2021 – San Jose, CA
August 17, 2021
OIF Panel – “Interoperable Common Electrical I/O and Channel Standards – An OIF Perspective”
Moderator: Nathan Tracy, OIF VP of Marketing, TE Connectivity
Panelists: Pirooz Tooyserkani, Cisco (presenting for Gary Nicholl); Mike Li, OIF Board Member, Intel; Cathy Liu, Broadcom Inc.; Keysight Technologies (presented by Mike Li)


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

OIF 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