iPronics, Programmable Photonics is a spinoff company from the Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain. iPronics develops the innovative concept of Field Programmable Photonic Gate Arrays (FPPGAs), which are based on a common optical hardware configurable through software to perform multiple functions. iPronics contributes to the development of future information processing systems where electronics and photonics work cooperatively by synergistically exploiting the best capabilities of each technology. It brings the added value of optical reconfigurability to products with broad fields of application including 5 and 6G telecommunications, data center interconnection, artificial intelligence, signal processing, sensing and quantum information. Read more
sm-optics invests in technology development to create and deliver value based solution consolidating today’s network into a solid base to build upon. sm-optics liaises over the consolidated Software capabilities and over 20 years experience to facilitate customer vision of the future into today’s network reality. Read more
Spanish Foundries Ecosystem
Frontend Silicon Photonics: The Institute of Microelectronics of Barcelona (IMB-CNM) holds the silicon nitride Photonic Platform for PIC prototyping. The IMB-CNM mission is to carry out applied research based on micro and nanotechnologies, mainly focused on the development of components and micro and nano systems. Backend hybrid integration: UPVfab is the micro-fabrication R+D and pilot line cleanroom facility located at the Universitat Politècnica de Valencia. Our mission is to perform transversal activities to serve and educate the academic and industry communities around micro and nanofabrication.
Frontend III-V Photonics: A new state-of-the-art foundry for III-V-Semiconductor-based photonics, called SPARC will be located in Vigo (Spain). This new company will consist of a 1.600 m2 cleanroom for wafer production, and a research center that will assist customers in bringing fully-certified photonic products to the market. Read more
LioniX International is a leading global provider of customized microsystem solutions. We have driven technological and commercial development in our specialist fields—photonic integrated circuits and MEMS—since 2001.
As a vertically integrated company, we work across all stages of the production process from design to delivery of a finished module. And with world-class fabrication facilities, we scale production volumes as your requirements grow.
Our strength lies in the service we provide as well as the creativity of our problem solving. By building a project team with you at the center and by asking the right questions, we make sure to deliver solutions that not only solve a problem, but drive your business. Read more
At VPIphotonics, we believe in empowering you to define the cutting edge. We do this by providing software that is integrated, interoperable and industry-leading.
We provide professional simulation software supporting requirements of photonic devices and waveguides, optoelectronics, integrated photonics and fiber optics applications, optical transmission system and network applications, and cost-optimized equipment configuration. We also deliver comprehensive training courses on practical modeling techniques and advanced software capabilities. Furthermore, our team of experts performs consulting services addressing customer-specific design and configuration requirements.
VPIphotonics partners actively with leading international companies and institutions in various private and publicly funded research projects addressing cutting-edge topics in optical transmission and photonic integration. Our University Partner Program supports research and education at hundreds of universities worldwide. We offer award-winning simulation tools that are cited in over 1550 technical conference and journal papers. Visit our website and contact us today for a free software demo and evaluation. Read more
CORNERSTONE is an open source, license free silicon photonics rapid prototyping foundry based in the UK. The prototyping platform utilises industrially-compatible deep-UV projection lithography to enable seamless scaling-up of production volumes, but also retains device level innovation capability using high-resolution e-beam lithography and flexibility in its process flows. This process versatility and open source, license free model is what differentiates CORNERSTONE from other foundries. Currently CORNERSTONE offers three different silicon-on-insulator platforms, a silicon nitride platform, as well as suspended-silicon and germanium-on-silicon platforms for mid-infrared applications, all via a multi-project-wafer service. Read more
VLC Photonics is a world leading engineering company offering full range of services for the development of Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs), with a focus in design in testing. Current service portfolio includes: techno-economic feasibility studies and consultancy, in-house PIC design, characterization and test, and full PIC prototyping through external manufacturing and packaging/assembly partners. VLC Photonics, as a pure-play fabless design house, works with multiple foundries embracing the generic integration model, and makes use of these fabrication platforms to always chose the most suited substrate material for the application at hand. VLC Photonics has expertise in all the main Photonic integration technologies, including Silicon-on-insulator, Silica/PLC, SiN/TripleX, InP/GaAs. VLC Photonics also works closely with foundries to contribute to the building of their Process Design Kits (PDKs), allowing external users to easily access their manufacturing capabilities. Since 2020, VLC Photonics is part of Hitachi, Ltd. Read more
LIGENTEC is a Swiss based manufacturing partner, offering low loss SiN Photonic Integrated Circuits (PICs) for industries such as Quantum technologies, LiDAR, Communications, Space and Sensors. Due to its high confinement, the thick nitride waveguides and resonators have low bending losses and excel even in high power applications from the visible to the mid-IR. The main application areas for this advanced silicon photonics low loss technology include coherent telecommunication, LiDAR, metrology, supercontinuum generation, spectroscopy, sensing and microwave photonics. LIGENTEC’s All Nitride Core Technology platform is fully CMOS compatible, thus allowing us to offer ramping up to high volumes benefiting from the scale of the semiconductor industry. Read more
Raith is a leading precision technology manufacturer for nanofabrication, electron beam lithography, FIB SEM nanofabrication, nanoengineering, and reverse engineering applications. Customers include universities and other organizations involved in various fields of nanotechnology research and materials science – as well as industrial and medium-sized enterprises that use nanotechnology for specific product applications or produce compound semiconductors.
Founded in 1980 and headquartered in Dortmund, Germany, Raith employs more than 250 people. The company works as closely as possible with customers in the most important global markets through subsidiaries in the Netherlands, the USA, and Asia and through an extensive partner and service network. Read more
As the pioneer and market leader in high-precision additive manufacturing, we are your reliable partner for microfabrication systems, software, and solutions. We are a vibrant, award-winning company and a BICO company since June 2021. More than 3,000 system users are driving future-shaping applications with over 1,300 peer-reviewed journal publications.
Our latest innovation is the Quantum X align – Best-in-class 3D printer with nano-precision alignment system and the first 3D printer with advanced 3D alignment capabilities that enables the printing of freeform microoptical elements directly onto optical fibers and photonic chips, setting new standards in the design and fabrication of microoptical elements. The Quantum X align provides robust and reliable alignment solutions for realizing efficient light couplers via Free Space Microoptical Coupling (FSMOC) between chips and optical fibers. Auto-aligned 3D printing significantly reduces complex chip-level mode field tuning, eliminates active alignment and enables novel and unprecedent use of freeform microoptics at optical interfaces.” Read more
Télefo S.p.A. was founded in 1986 with the purpose of representing and distributing components and instrument to the Italian optical and telecommunication markets. The activity is based on an agreement between the manufacturer and the company, entitling the latter to act on an exclusive basis throughout Italy. The company’s goals are: to bring the best products onto the Italian market, to serve as a vehicle for updating technology and to be available to all its Italian customers as a reference for all kinds of information. In order to succeed we are particularly aiming on knowledge, service and product quality. Read more
The Synopsys Optical Solutions Group provides design tools that model all aspects of light propagation for high-accuracy optical product simulations and visualizations. With intelligent, easy-to-use solutions and an expert support team anchored by optical engineers, Synopsys helps organizations deliver superior optics to market faster. Learn more at our website.
Our Products: Optical Design Solutions:
LightTools, Code V, LucidShape, RSoft, Scattering Measurements, Engineering Services
Thorlabs, a vertically integrated photonics products manufacturer, was founded in 1989 to serve the laser and electro-optics research market. As that market has spawned a multitude of technical innovations, Thorlabs has extended its core competencies in an effort to play an ever increasing role serving the Photonics Industry at the research end, as well as the industrial, life science, medical, and defense segments. The organization’s highly integrated and diverse manufacturing assets include semiconductor fabrication of Fabry-Perot, DFB, and VCSEL lasers; fiber towers for drawing both silica and fluoride glass optical fibers; MBE/MOCVD epitaxial wafer growth reactors; extensive glass and metal fabrication facilities; advanced thin film deposition capabilities; and optomechanical and optoelectronic shops. Read more
ficonTEC is a recognized market leader for automated assembly and testing systems for high-end opto-electronic components, photonic devices and PICs (photonics integrated circuits). Considerable process capability and dedicated technologies have been accumulated in serving the needs of a broad selection of industry segments – including telecom, datacom & 5G, high-power diode laser assembly, sensing from bio-med to automotive lidar, micro-optics, and much more.
True to our ‘Photonics from Lab to Fab’ maxim, ficonTEC’s flexible and scalable automation options enable customized assembly and test solutions suitable for early device development, for new product introduction (NPI), and all the way up to high-volume production facilities – regardless of whether for contract manufacturing or for in-house corporate R&D and production. Today, with a global installation base totaling some 1000 machines, each one is the automated and optimized embodiment of a customer-defined process. Read more
AFR Milan is part of AFR, a leading provider of optical components, designed mainly for telecommunication, fiber laser, data center, autonomous vehicle, fiber sensor and bio-medical equipment applications.
AFR Milan is dedicated to design, develop and manufacture bulk and Thin Film Lithium Niobate components and modulators. AFR Milan facility, including R&D labs, state of the art wafer fab and module line is situated in San Donato Milanese, Italy. Read more
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Exhibition package

The standard exhibition package (€ 1.000 excl. VAT) includes:

  • exhibition space: 4 sqm minimum
  • 1 rectangular table (1.2 m x 0.6 m), 2 chairs, 1 roll-up (A0), 1 PC monitor (27’’),
  • 1 triple socket (electricity included) and Wi-Fi access
  • 2 free registrations to the full conference (including scientific sessions, all coffee breaks and lunches, access to social activities, conference bag).
  • Company name, logo, short company profile (150 words) in the final conference program, as exhibitor
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