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The NOC/OC&I conference follows recent editions held in Algarve University (Faro, Portugal), Valladolid (Spain),Krems (Austria), Stockholm (Sweden), Berlin (Germany) and London (UK).The 16th NOC 2011 combines fiber optics systems, networks and technology within a single event, providing a forum for the promotion of new opportunities from industry, institutes of technology and academia. In the sixth OC&I conference, we would like to explore the technologies and innovations developed to create the physical layer for the FTTx network. We therefore invite you to contribute to the event through involvement as co-sponsor, session organiser, presenter, delegate or contributor.

Main topics for NOC 2011 include:

  • Broadband access technologies
    • Passive optical networks
    • Radio over fibre
    • In-building networks
    • Optical wireless: indoor and outdoor
  • Transport and photonic networks (wavelength-routing, OBS, OPS)
  • Energy saving in telecommunication networks
  • Components and physical issues of optical networks
  • Management in optical networks
  • Convergence and multilayer networks

Main topics for OC&I 2011 include:

  • Cost effective installation techniques
  • Optical fibre technologies
  • Optical cable developments
  • New optical connectivity technologies
  • Cost reduction strategies for CAPEX/OPEX
  • Progress on international standards

We invite you to contribute to the events through involvement as author or delegate.

See you in Newcastle!


Last update: 15th July 2011

Important dates

Postdeadline Submissions Open

Post Early-bird registration starts: 9th June 2011
Technical co-sponsors:

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