5G, IoT, Virtual Reality (VR) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are hot topics at OFC 2017

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The Optical Fiber Conference and Exposition (OFC) is the largest global conference and exhibition for optical communications and networking professionals.

The Optical Society revealed in its press release that OFC 2017 will unite the industry’s leaders and business professionals to discuss how to leverage optical innovations for next-generation 5G networks, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR) and much more.

OFC, being held 19-23 March in Los Angeles, California, USA, will be attended by industry professionals from more than 65 countries. The exhibition includes 600 companies and hosts more than 1,150 technical and business presentations for its more than 13,000 attendees.

This year’s conference program will be featuring a plenary lineup exploring the exciting and evolving relationship of optical technologies under the sphere of AI, VR and IoT. The plenary presentation includes global leaders from Google, Inc., Eindhoven University of Technology and King’s College London.