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Cologne, Germany
30 May – 1 June 2017

ANGA COM 2017 will take place in Cologne (Germany) from 30 May to 1 June 2017. The Exhibition and Congress for Broadband, Cable & Satellite has been Europe’s leading business platform for broadband operators and content providers for more than 15 years. In 2016, the event attracted 450 exhibitors and 18,000 business visitors from 76 countries. With a 52 percent share of international visitors ANGA COM provides a broadband and audiovisual media focused market place for network operators, vendors and content providers all over Europe. For more information please go to

Next Generation Optical Networking
Acropolis, Nice, France
20-22 June 2017 

Next Generation Optical Networking and Optical DCI includes all the key areas of growth for the optical networking industry, covering these 4 key optical market areas: Optical Data Centre Interconnect: Transport SDN; Photonic Integration; Optical as Enabler for Gigabit Cities & IoT.  The event provides those working in the optical industry the information, connections, contacts, differentiation and tools to deliver the capacity and agility required for a Web-Scaled Gigabit World.


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CIOE 2017
Shenzen, China
6-9 September 2017

Optical Communication Exhibition which is annually held in September 6~9 at Shenzhen China is a must-attend event for all professionals in the optical communications industry, including optical fiber & cable, optical active & passive components, optical communications system, testing equipment, broadcasting and security products. The event is regarded as the annual gathering where the industry players could meet their partners, suppliers and customers under one roof and also as the ideal platform to get to know China’s optical communications market. Leading companies like JDSU, Mitsubishi Electric, O-Net, NTT-AT, Senko, Admant, SCHOTT, Sumitomo Electric, FiberHome, Acclink, WXZTE, & Hisense are expected to display their latest optical communication products and technologies.


Data Centre World
London, UK
15-16 March 2017

Whatever level of data centre you run, there’s one way you will be able to run it better and that’s to be at Data Centre World 2017. Join us this 15-16 March in London for the largest and most influential gathering of Data Centre expertise in the world: 2 days of invaluable knowledge sharing, education and business, completely FREE of charge.

This year’s instalment will deliver a blockbuster line-up of 600 world-class exhibitors, thousands of hours of free content from hundreds of leading industry speakers and unrivalled peer networking opportunities.

Building on the success of 2016, which saw 18,515 attendees flood the ExCeL Centre for Data Centre World and the co-located Cloud Expo Europe, Cloud Security Expo, Smart IoT London. In addition Big Data World is being added to the event stack, which now boasts five industry leading events in one location. Register for your FREE ticket now:


ECOC Exhibition 2017
Gothenburg, Sweden
18-20 September 2017

The ECOC Exhibition is Europe’s largest exhibition in the fibre optic communication technology industry and this year, will once again showcase the latest products and services as well as providing an unrivalled opportunity to meet and network with key suppliers and industry leaders. With over 5,200 visitors attending in 2016, you can meet, network and gain knowledge with colleagues and peers from across the fibre optic community. 313 specialist suppliers will be showcasing their latest product developments, services and solutions, making the exhibition the place to get the information you need.


FTTH Conference 2017
Marseille, France,
14-16 February 2017
For its next annual edition, the FTTH Conference 2017, under the theme “Together, building a brighter future” will take place in Marseille, France from 14 to 16 February 2017. Combining a high-level conference with a leading edge exhibition and unparalleled networking opportunities, the FTTH Conference is the largest FTTH-focused event in the world, gathering over 3,000 participants from 94 countries during its last edition in Luxembourg.

Attendees will have the opportunity to exchange about hot FTTH-related topics concerning financing, deployment, marketing and services, as well as looking at the state of the market in Europe and inspiring case studies. In addition, 120 exhibitors and partners will showcase the latest FTTH products and solutions in the Exhibition Hall.

The conference is all inclusive with conference, workshops, exhibition, hands-on demos and amazing networking opportunities. The online registration will open in Autumn 2016. For more information, visit:

Gigabit-Access-EU-2017Gigabit Access 2017
4-5 April 2017
Hotel Le Plaza

At Gigabit Access 2017, you’ll hear from industry leaders from the biggest operators on the work they are doing to optimise their access strategies as we move towards gigabit networks. We’ll also be exploring the next wave of access technologies, from XG-PON to XG-FAST, and DOCSIS 3.x to xDSL, as well as looking at the role of 5G in future access architectures and the bandwidth demands of the next generation of services.

The conference will give you excellent networking opportunities with the key decision makers and influencers who are leading the charge for enhanced access networks.



26-27April 2017
Manchester Central

IP EXPO Manchester incorporates six IT events under one roof – Cloud, Cyber Security, Networks & Infrastructure, AI, Analytics & IOT, DevOps, Open Source. This year’s event will be the most comprehensive business-enhancing experience for those across the IT industry, including IT managers, CTOs, CDOs, network and storage engineers, CISOs, data analysts, developers and communications specialists.


OFC is the largest global conference and exhibition for optical communications and networking professionals. For over 40 years, The Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition (OFC) has drawn attendees from all corners of the globe to meet and greet, teach and learn, make connections and move business forward.

OFC attracts the biggest names in the field, offers key networking and partnering opportunities, and provides insights and inspiration on the major trends and technology advances affecting the industry. From technical presentations to the latest market trends and predictions, OFC is a one-stop-shop.

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PIC International Conference
Brussels, Belgium
7-8 March 2017

Following on from the tremendous success of PIC International 2016, PIC International 2017 will provide timely, comprehensive coverage of every important sector within the photonic integrated circuits industry.

In 2017, this 2 day Conference & Exhibition grows to a new larger auditorium to welcome more industry leaders and rising stars driving the next generation of photonic integrated circuits. Speakers confirmed to date include IBM, Infinera, Seagate, Luxtera, imec, VTT Research, the European Space Agency, and many more.

PIC International will be held and co-located with the highly successful 7th CS International Conference at the Sheraton Brussels Airport Hotel on Tuesday 7 & Wednesday 8 March 2017.


Photoptics 2017
27 February – 1 March 2017

Optical systems are ubiquitous in modern society, from medical sciences to space exploration, telecommunications, information processing and numerous industrial and military applications of all kinds.
This 5th edition of PHOTOPTICS will feature 3 different tracks on Optics, Photonics and Lasers, covering both theoretical and practical aspects. Researchers, engineers and practitioners interested in any of these fields are welcome to join us in Rome and present their work on new methods or technologies, advanced prototypes, systems, tools and techniques, as well as general survey papers indicating future directions.