EPIC Workshop on Photonic Integrated Circuits in Japan

7 – 10 November 2017

Tokyo, Japan

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With the support of


Scope of the meeting

The purpose of the EPIC PIC Workshop in Japan  is to bring together representatives of the entire value chain of Photonic Integrated Circuits from Europe, the US and Japan, including companies focused on design, manufacturing, packaging and testing. The aim of the workshop is to find multilevel communication between these geographically separated value chains, to share best practice and find opportunities for cooperation. In addition, guided tours of key companies in the area will be organized.

The invitation list has been carefully reviewed and next to key companies from across the PIC value chain within EPIC membership, you can expect to meet  Japansese companies in the league of: Fujikura, NTT Electronics, Oki Electric Industry, QD Laser, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Nissan Chemical Industries, Sumitomo Bakelite, KYOCERA, Fujitsu, Hamamatsu Photonics, Panasonic, Hitachi, TOSHIBA, Sony, NEC, Furukawa Electric, Mitsubishi Electric, Dai-ichi Seiko, Yamaichi Electronics and Tokyo Electron Device.

Preliminary Programme

Please note the below is still subject to change.

Tuesday 7 November
16:00 Welcome and setting the scene
18:30-20:30 Reception and networking hosted by PETRA

Wednesday 8 November
9:00-12:30 Presentations at OITDA
12:30-14:00 Lunch hosted by OITDA
14:00-18:00 Presentations
19:00 Dinner

Thursday 9 November
9:00-17:00 Company visits

Friday 10 November
9:00-17:00 Company visits


Optoelectronics Industry and Technology Development Association
Sumitomo Edogawabashiekimae Bldg.,7F
1-20-10 Sekiguchi, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo, Japan
We will suggest some hotels nearby the meeting venue


This workshop is an On Invitation Only event. If you are interested in joining, please contact Carlos Lee, Director General of EPIC.

EPIC members and invited companies: 250 EUR (excl. VAT)
Non member companies: 400 EUR (excl. VAT)

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