Yelo were in attendance at the second annual PIC International Conference in Brussels (7-8th March 2017). The conference was chaired by Michael Lebby and covered five key themes including; PIC Platforms, Data Center Growth and how the future looks for PIC technology.
In attendance for Yelo was Sales Executive Martin Collins and Marketing Manager Dylan J. Burke. The event kicked off on Monday evening with an EPIC (European Photonics Industry Consortium) networking dinner in the Belga Queen restaurant. Yelo would like to thank EPIC for organizing a fantastic dinner.
On Tuesday the Conference covered topics involving on how PIC technology is supporting data center growth as well as stressing the importance of testing as part of the manufacturing chain. Wednesday evolved the topic further by discussing PIC technology in long haul networks and what the future perspectives are on this. The second day was concluded with a talk by Vladimir G. Kozlov from LightCounting Market Research who presented a very in-depth market focus on the impact of Integrated Photonics on the optical communications market.
Yelo will look forward to attending the conference again in 2018.