EPIC World Photonics Technology Summit

3 February 2020

San Francisco, CA, USA

The St. Regis San Francisco Hotel (125 Third Street, San Francisco, California 94103 USA)

    Gold sponsor:

    Silver sponsor:

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    Bronze sponsor:

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The purpose of this exceptional meeting is to bring experts and leaders from industrial companies around the world to discuss photonics technology developments, applications, and challenges. The event is by invitation only at CTO/CEO level (companies less than 100 employees), VP R&D / VP Engineering (companies 100-250 employees),  Director R&D (companies more than 250 employees), NO sales, NO marketing, with an audience of around 150 participants from 30 countries. The presentations will be short (15 minutes) followed by 5 minutes discussion moderated  by Dr. Jose Pozo, EPIC’s Director of Technology, renowned for his exceptional ability to engage the audience to explore synergy and business opportunities. The event is very much networking oriented with many networking opportunities (lunch, dinner, reception, coffee breaks) and a detailed participant list will be provided in advance (including a company description, personal biography and picture of every attendee).

The EPIC World Photonics Technology Summit is EPIC’s highest-level technology meeting. The event gathers 150 experts and leaders from industrial companies around the world to discuss photonics technology developments, applications, and challenges.

If you have not been personally invited but would like to participate, contact Carlos Lee before registering by: carlos.lee@epic-assoc.com

Agenda, detailed participants list and pdf. and video recorded presentations of EPIC World Technology Summit 2019 in Berlin available HERE, photos – HERE.

Agenda

2 February 2020 Sunday

19:00 – 23:00 VIP Networking Reception (Technology Summit participants + CEO/CTO invited guests). Location: San Francisco city centre (venue – TBA)

3 February 2020 Monday

07:30–08:30 Networking breakfast at St. Regis Hotel
08:30–08:45 Welcome address by Dr. Jose Pozo, CTO, EPIC – European Photonics Industry Consortium
08:45–10:30 SESSION 1: Technology Presentations of 15 minutes each + 5 minutes Q&A
10:30–11:15 Networking coffee break
11:15–13:30 SESSION 2: Technology Presentations of 15 minutes each + 5 minutes Q&A
13:30–14:30 Lunch
14:30–15:30 SESSION 3: Technology Presentations of 15 minutes each + 5 minutes Q&A
15:30–16:30 Networking coffee break
16:30–18:00 SESSION 4: Technology Presentations of 15 minutes each + 5 minutes Q&A
18:00–22:00 VIP Networking Reception (Technology Summit participants + CEO/CTO invited guests)

Some confirmed speakers (total 20 speakers):

  • Kobi Lasri, General Manager, Ophir Optics (ISRAEL)
  • Eric Mottay, President, Amplitude Laser Group (FRANCE)
  • Eric Aguilar, CEO, Omnitron Sensors (USA)
  • Thomas Liljeberg, GM Photonic Integration, Intel (USA)
  • Nikolay Ledentsov, CEO, VI Systems (GERMANY)
  • Christian Vestergaard Poulsen, CTO, NKT Photonics (DENMARK)
  • Aaron Zilkie, CTO, Rockley Photonics (USA)
  • Yee Loy Lam, CTO, DenseLight Semiconductors (SINGAPORE)
  • Mark Heimbuch, CEO, Source Photonics (USA)
  • Mark Lutkowitz, Principal, fibeReality (USA)
  • Manuel Steidle, Executive Director, CERTI (BRAZIL)
  • Petteri Uusimaa, CTO, Modulight (FINLAND)
  • Jay Kumler, President, JENOPTIK Optical Systems (USA/GERMANY)
  • Francois Coursaget, General Manager, NIT – New Imaging Technologies (FRANCE)

Registration

THIS EXCLUSIVE EVENT IS BY INVITATION ONLY. The event is restricted to decision makers with technology background, 1 person per company only. If you have not received a personal invitation, but would like to participate, please contact EPIC Director General Carlos Lee by: carlos.lee@epic-assoc.com before registering. Early bird ticket for EPIC members and invited companies: 495 EUR (excluding VAT), non- members: 995 EUR (excluding VAT) available until 1 December 2019. Please note that your participation is confirmed only when received the confirmation email from the EPIC staff after your registration.

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Contacts

EPIC Events Manager Neringa Norbutaite, email: neringa.norbutaite@epic-assoc.com, mobile: +370 624 389 91