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Asia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP) is now the largest conference in the Asia-Pacific region on optical communication, photonics and relevant technologies. ACP has been held annually tracing back to 2001 and jointly sponsored by OSA, SPIE, IEEE Photonics Society, COS and CIC.

ACP 2014 will be held in Shanghai International Convention Center, Shanghai, China, on November 11-14, 2014. We would like to invite you to participate in this wonderful meeting, to share your most significant advances, and to take the chance of interacting in a mutually profitable relationship. Welcome to ACP 2014, Shanghai!

Conference Highlights

Plenary Speeches

  • Prof. John Bowers

    University of California, Santa Barbara, USA


    The Future of Hybrid Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuits

  • Prof. Masataka Nakazawa

    Tohoku University, Japan


    Exabit Optical Communication Infrastructure Using 3M Scheme

  • Prof. Philip Russell

    Max-Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Erlangen, Germany


    Frequency Conversion via Enhanced Light-matter Interactions in Fibre Microstructures

  • Prof. Hequan Wu

    Chinese Academy of Engineering, China


    The Strategy and Technology of Broadband China


Track 1:

Optoelectronic Materials, Devices, and Integration

Chair: Prof. Dieter Bimberg, Technical University of Berlin, Germany

Track 2:

Novel Fibers and Fiber-based Devices

Chair: Prof. Shinji Yamashita, University of Tokyo, Japan

Track 3:

Optical Transmission Systems, Subsystems, and Technologies

Chair: Prof. Lianshan Yan, Southwest Jiaotong University, China

Track 4:

Network Architectures, Management, and Applications

Chair: Dr. Frank Effenberger, Huawei Technologies, USA

Track 5:

Biophotonics and Optical Sensors

Chair: Prof. Pengcheng Li, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Track 6:

Displays, Solid-State Lighting, Photovoltaics, and Energy-Efficient Photonics

Chair: Prof. Yi Luo, Tsinghua University, China


  • Workshop 1:

    Microwave Photonics: Devices, Applications and Prospects

  • Workshop 2:

    Communications using Orbital Angular Momentum of Electromagnetics Waves

  • Workshop 3:

    High Capacity Optical Transmission: What Else Is Needed For Coherent Transmission? Is SDM life After Coherent?

  • Workshop 4:

    3D Displays

  • Workshop 5:

    Silicon Photonics

  • Workshop 6:

    Hybrid Nanoplasmonics: Photons Meet Electrons in The Nano-world to Push Optical Communication beyond Terabit Horizon

  • Workshop 7:

    Optical Datacentre Networks

  • Workshop 8:

    Optical interconnection - from devices to systems applications

News & Information

Call For Papers

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Important Dates

Jul. 28, 2014 Deadline for Paper Submissions

Aug. 29, 2014 Acceptance Notification

Oct. 10, 2014 Deadline for Pre-registration

Oct. 24, 2014 Deadline for Post-deadline Paper Submission