Welcome to ACP 2017

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 2017 will be held in Garden Hotel, Guangzhou, on November 10-13, 2017.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 2017, Guangzhou!

Plenary Talks
No gain without Payne
Prof Sir David N. Payne
ORC, University of Southampton, UK
The Photonics Institute, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore


Extreme Optics with Zero Refractive Index
Eric Mazur
OSA President & Harvard University, USA


VCSEL Arrays for 3D Sensing and Imaging
Connie Chang-Hasnain
University of California, Berkeley, USA


Ultimate Optical-Wireless Network Convergence: Vision, Architecture and Real-Life Deployments
Dimitra Simeonidou
University of Bristol, UK


Future Network Scaling And The Need For Massive Opto-Electronic Array Integration
Peter J. Winzer
Nokia Bell Laboratories, USA

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Keynote Banquet Talk

Nonlinear terahertz spectroscopy: Driving electrons, ions, dipoles, and spins
Keith Nelson
Haslam and Dewey Professor of Chemistry, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
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Important Dates

Abstract Submission Deadline:
Aug. 9

Early Bird Registration Deadline:
Sep. 30

Postdeadline Abstract Submission Deadline:
Oct. 22



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