2019 speaker profiles

The PIC International conference attracted industry leading experts from all the major companies involved in the photonic integrated circuit industry.

If you are interested in speaking at PIC International 2019, please contact info@picinternational.net or call +44 (0)24 76718970.


Speakers Include

Michael Liehr
Ronald Broeke
Martin Guy
Callum Littlejohns
Jose Pozo
Martijn Heck
John Magan
Katharine Schmidtke
Ignazio Piacentini
Martin Zirngibl
Di Liang
Kei May Lau
Mehrdad Ziari
Robert Blum
David Cheskis
Dirk Van Den Borne
Henk Bulthuis
Michael Geiselmann
Pauline Rigby
Michael Lebby
Arne Leinse
Pieter Dumon
James Pond
Tom Daspit
Ruth Houbertz
Jochen Zimmer
Nick Psaila
Takahiro Nakamura
Albert Hasper
René Penning de Vries
Scott Jordan
Luc Augustin
Eric Higham
Twan Korthorst
Arnaud Rigny
Peter O'Brien
André Richter

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 Conference Chair

Michael Lebby
CEO at Lightwave Logic Inc

Panel: Will PICs be the engine of growth over the next decade? Is the growth supported in our roadmaps world-wide?

Moderator

Michael Lebby
Lightwave Logic 

Michael Liehr
American Institute for Manufacturing Photonics 

Werner Steinhögl
European Commission Photonics Unit 

Takahiro Nakamura
PETRA 

Wyn Meredith
IQE 

Panel: How does the PIC industry deliver on the promises of size, speed, and economy with high quality?

Moderator

Robert Blum
Intel 

Katharine Schmidtke
Facebook 

Mehrdad Ziari
Infinera 

 PICs Today − Datacom, Imaging and Transport

Ignazio Piacentini
ficonTEC 

Pauline Rigby
Lightcounting 

Henk Bulthuis
Kaiam Corporation 

René Penning de Vries
Photon Delta 

Mehrdad Ziari
Infinera 

Katharine Schmidtke
Facebook 

Callum Littlejohns
Cornerstone, University of Southampton 

Michael Liehr
American Institute for Manufacturing Photonics 

 PIC Innovation − EPDA, TAP & PICs Beyond Datacom

Tom Daspit
Mentor, a Siemens Business 

André Richter
VPIphotonics 

James Pond
Lumerical 

Pieter Dumon
Luceda Photonics 

Luc Augustin
Smart Photonics 

Peter O'Brien
Tyndall 

Martijn Heck
ePIXfab – European Silicon Photonics Alliance 

David Cheskis
IQE 

Ronald Broeke
BRIGHT Photonics 

Scott Jordan
Physik Instrumente 

Albert Hasper
Phix 

Remco Stoffer
Synopsys 

 PICs Reimagined − Hybrids and Materials Innovation

Ruth Houbertz
Multiphoton Optics 

Kei May Lau
Hong Kong University of Science & Technology 

Jochen Zimmer
Nanoscribe 

Arne Leinse
LioniX International 

Michael Lebby
Lightwave Logic 

Michael Geiselmann
LIGENTEC 

Di Liang
Hewlett Packard Enterprise 

Arnaud Rigny
Teem Photonics 

 PIC ROI − Show Me the Money

Dirk Van Den Borne
Juniper 

Eric Higham
Strategy Analytics 

 PICs Beyond 100G − Evolution and Revolution

Twan Korthorst
Synopsys 

Martin Zirngibl
Finisar 

Jose Pozo
EPIC 

Martin Guy
Ciena Corporation 

John Magan
European Commission Photonics Unit 

Nick Psaila
Optoscribe 

Thomas Liljeberg
Intel 

Book your place today for 2019 - 3 events, 2 days, 1 ticket
The must attend conference for all professionals involved within the integrated photonics industry.