Optical Connections Webinar Series 2023

Optical Connections is pleased to continue our webinar series in 2023. Developed in conjunction with the Market Focus Committee the webinar programme launched in early 2021 and we begin our 2023 series with a session on Sustainability on 29th March.

Our 2023 webinar series is now complete, with the first webinar of 2023 taking place on 29th March on Sustainability in Telecom Services and Technologies, and the second taking place on 21st June focusing on Why we need new architectures and support systems.

If you missed the live webinars you can catch up and watch both of the 2023 webinars, as well as our 2022 and 2021 series, on-demand.

Interested in speaking at our webinars? The Optical Connections webinar series is a fantastic opportunity for 4 to 5 speakers to come together to discuss the latest industry developments. If you would like to be considered for a 12-15 minute live presentation in the webinar followed by an in-depth panel discussion with our webinar hosts please email webinars@opticalconnectionsnews.com with a 100 word presentation proposal, your name, job role and company name.

Catch up on demand

Our full webinar series is available on-demand. Revisit specific speakers or watch any webinars you may have missed. The list of webinars available is below, click to find out more about each one and watch online.

Optical Connections Webinar Series in 2023

  • Webinar 1: Sustainability in Telecom Services and Technologies – 29th March 2023
  • Webinar 2: Why we need new architectures and support systems – 21st June 2023

Find out more and watch On-demand

Optical Connections Webinar Series in 2022

  • Webinar 1: Optical Communications – 4th May 2022
  • Webinar 2: Fibre: how to monetise? – 27th July 2022

Find out more and watch our 2022 series on-demand

Optical Connections Webinar Series in 2021

The 2021 webinar series features previous sessions which can be viewed on-demand including:

  • Close to the Edge: Fibre for any-haul in 5G access networks – 31st March 2021
  • Replacing the copper infrastructure – 26th May 2021
  • Managing the fibre network – 15th July 2021

Find out more and watch our 2021 series on-demand


Optical Connections welcomes the Market Focus Advisory Committee

We are delighted to welcome the industry experts who make up the Market Focus Advisory Committee to Optical Connections. The Committee is the decision-making force behind the presentation selection process and includes representatives from across the optical communications space – telecom operators, system vendors and component manufacturers to industry analyst groups and independent industry bodies.

The experienced Committee includes: Michael Lebby from Lightwave Logic, Daryl Inniss from OFS, Glenn Wellbrock from Verizon, Frank Chang from Source Photonics, Wladek Forysiak of Aston University, Industry Consultant Pierpaolo Ghiggino and Stephan Neidlinger from ADVA Optical Networking.