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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.

ACP 2015 will be held in Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong, on November 19-23, 2015. 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 2015, Hong Kong!

Conference Highlights


Registration is now open for local registrants and overseas registrants!

Plenary Speeches

Ernst H. K. Stelzer

Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Topic: Light Sheet-based Fluorescence Microscopy (LSFM, SPIM, DSLM) - a paradigm shift in modern light microscopy

Date: morning session of 21 November 2015

Professor Vahala

Jenkins Professor and Professor of Applied Physics at Caltech

Topic: The technology and science of optical micro-resonators: integrated optical clocks to phonon lasers

Date: morning session of 21 November 2015

Dr. Frank J. Effenberger

Vice President and Fellow,Fixed Access Network Laboratory,Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Topic: The Influence of Industrial Trends on Optical Access

Professor Peter Krüger

School of Physics and Astronomy,University Park,The University of Nottingham,United Kingdom

Topic: Harnessing quantum gases with light and magnetic fields: atomic quantum sensors


    Track 1: Optoelectronic Integration, Devices, and Materials
    Track 2: Novel Fibers and Fiber-based Devices
    Track 3: Optical Transmission Systems, Subsystems and Technologies
    Track 4: Network Architectures, Management, and Applications
    Track 5: Biophotonics and Optical Sensors
    Track 6: Optical Signal Processing and Microwave Photonics

Tutorial Speakers

Philip Russell
Director - Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Germany,President OSA
Topic:To be confirmed

Peter Winzer
Bell Laboratories, USA
Topic:Spatial-Division Multiplexing - The next 'WDM'?

Haoshuo Chen
Bell Laboratories, USA
Topic:Passive and active building blocks for space-division-multiplexed optical networks

Yunjiang Rao
University of Electronic Science and Technology(UESTC),China
Topic:Random Fiber Lasers and Applications

Stojan Radic
University of California San Diego,USA
Topic:Coherent Signal Processing: Fundamentals and Applications

Andrew M. Wiener and Minghao Qi
Purdue University, USA
Topic:Optical signal processing and ultrabroadband microwave photonics using microresonator

Paolo Monti
KTH, Sweden
Topic:Data and Control Plane Solutions for 5G Optical Transport

Po Dong
Bell Laboratories, USA
Topic: Silicon Photonic Integrated Circuits

Ci-Ling Pan
National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Topic: Nanostructured Transparent Conducting Oxides: Characteristics and Applications in the THz Frequency Range

IPOC Special Tutorial Speaker

Xiaomin Ren
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Topic:Latest Novel Understandings of Electron States Architectures in Crystalline Materials and Likely of the Whole Physics


    Workshop1: Recent advances in optical fibre sensors

    Organizers:Wei Jin

    Department of Electrical Engineering,The Hong Kong Polytechnic University,

    John Canning
    School of Chemistry,The University of Sydney

    Workshop2: Closing the gap to Shannon limit: what is next for nonlinearity compensation in optical communication?

    Sergei Popov,
    Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Sweden

    Darko Zibar,
    DTU Fotonik, Technical University of Denmark

    Lech Wosinski,
    Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Sweden

    Workshop3: Nanophotonics and related technologies,NART

    Sergei Popov and Lech Wosinski,
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

    Workshop4: Recent Advances in Optical Fibers and Speciality Fibers

    Liangming Xiong,
    State Key Laboratory of Optical Fiber and Cable Manufacture Technology,YOFC,Wuhan,China

    Kin-Seng Chiang,
    Department of Electronic Engineering, City University of Hong Kong

Paper Award

IEEE Photonics Society Student Paper Prize

LUSTER Best Paper Prize

News & Information

Call For Papers

Important Dates

Aug. 3, 2015 Deadline for Paper Submissions

Oct. 5, 2015 Deadline for early bird registration