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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. Hequan Wu

    Chinese Academy of Engineering, China


    The Strategy and Technology of Broadband China

    Nov. 12 (Wednesday) 09:00-09:40

  • Prof. Masataka Nakazawa

    Tohoku University, Japan


    Exabit Optical Communication Infrastructure Using 3M Scheme

    Nov. 12 (Wednesday) 09:40-10:20

  • Prof. John Bowers

    University of California, Santa Barbara, USA


    The Future of Hybrid Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuits

    Nov. 12 (Wednesday) 10:40-11:20

  • Prof. Philip Russell

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


    Frequency Conversion via Enhanced Light-matter Interactions in Fibre Microstructures

    Nov. 12 (Wednesday) 11:20-12:00


  • Track 1:

    Optoelectronic Materials, Devices, and Integration


    Prof. Dieter Bimberg, Technical University of Berlin, Germany


    Prof. Hon Tsang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China

    Prof. Yidong Huang, Tsinghua University, China

  • Track 2:

    Novel Fibers and Fiber-based Devices


    Prof. Shinji Yamashita, University of Tokyo, Japan


    Prof. Luc Thévenaz, EPFL Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland

    Prof. Limin Tong, Zhejiang University, China

    Prof. Gang-Ding Peng, University of New South Wales, Australia

  • Track 3:

    Optical Transmission Systems, Subsystems, and Technologies


    Prof. Lianshan Yan, Southwest Jiaotong University, China


    Dr. Ting Wang, NEC Lab, USA

    Dr. Naoya Wada, NICT, Japan

    Prof. Werner Rosenkranz, University of Kiel, Germany

    Prof. Jaouen Yves, Telecom ParisTech, France

  • Track 4:

    Network Architectures, Management, and Applications


    Dr. Frank Effenberger, Huawei Technologies, USA


    Dr. Tiejun Xia, Verizon, USA

    Prof. Jie Zhang, Beijing University Posts and Telecommunications, China

    Prof. Weisheng Hu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

  • Track 5:

    Biophotonics and Optical Sensors


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


    Prof. Valery V Tuchin, Saratov State University, Russia

    Prof. BaiOu Guan, Jinan University, China

    Prof. Fu-Jen Kao, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan, China

  • Track 6:

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


    Prof. Yi Luo, Tsinghua University, China


    Prof. Nelson Tansu, Lehigh University, USA

    Prof. Hao-Chung Kuo, National Chiao-Tung University, Taiwan,China


  • Workshop 1:

    Microwave Photonics: Devices, Applications and Prospects


    Prof. Xiaoping Zheng, Tsinghua University, China

    Prof. Zheng Zheng Beihang, University, China

  • Workshop 2:

    Communications using Orbital Angular Momentum of Electromagnetics Waves


    Prof. Siyuan Yu Sun, Yat-sen University, China; University of Bristol, UK

    Prof. Jian Wang, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

  • Workshop 3:

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


    Prof. Guifang Li, University of Central Florida, USA; Tianjin University, China

  • Workshop 4:

    3D Displays


    Prof. Yongtian Wang, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

    Prof. Yikai Su, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China

  • Workshop 5:

    Silicon Photonics


    Prof. Lin Yang, Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

    Prof. Zhiping Zhou, Peking University, China

  • Workshop 6:

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


    Prof. Sergei Popov KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

  • Workshop 7:

    Optical Datacentre Networks


    Prof. Jiajia Chen KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

  • Workshop 8:

    Optical interconnection - from devices to systems applications


    Prof. Tao Chu CAS Institute of Semiconductors, China

    Dr. Takashi Mikawa Advanced Photonics, Inc., Japan

    Prof. Osamu Wada Kobe University, Japan/JSPS Beijing Office, China

Special Symposium

Advances and Trends in Fiber Optics and Applications


Prof. Yunjiang Rao, University of Electronic Science and Technology, China


Prof. Sergei Turitsyn Aston University, UK

Dr. Zinan Wang, University of Electronic Science and Technology, China

Best Student Paper Awards and Activity

IEEE Photonics Society Best Student Paper Awards

OSA Student Lunch

News & Information

September 4, 2014 IEEE Photonics Society Best Student Paper Awards updated

August 27, 2014 Registration open in Register Entrance

July 17, 2014 Special Symposium is added in Special Symposium

July 15, 2014 Hotel information is added in Hotel Reservation

July 7, 2014 Traffic information is added in Venue

July 7, 2014 Social activities information is added in Social Activities

Important Dates

Sep. 8, 2014 Acceptance Notification

Oct. 10, 2014 Deadline for Pre-registration

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