Optical Communications

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Event | 28 May 2024

Spectrum Sandbox Stakeholder Workshop

Industry workshop to introduce the Queen Mary consortium spectrum sandbox investigating dynamic sensor-based spectrum sharing

Event | 06 Feb 2024


Do you want to position your start-up for R&D funding and growth?

This two-day interactive course will guide you to reflect and identify patterns for growth within and outside of your business.

Event | 08 Jan 2024

CW Collaborate: Technologies for Wideband Communications

The need for higher and higher data rates pushes existing technologies to the limit. This event aims to highlight some of the latest developments in extremely high frequency and wideband communications.

Event | 08 Jan 2024

TOP Conference 2024

Now in its third year, TOP Conference focuses on the development and application of optics and photonics in telecommunications and data centres, as well as photonic components and free-space optics.

Event | 07 Nov 2023

Industry Tutorial: Low Loss Photonic Integrated Circuits: From Prototype to Volume

In this talk, Optica will present progress on scaling the fabrication of low loss photonics integrated circuits to volume. They will discuss application spaces ranging from sensing to optical computing, including quantum computing and telecommunication, where low loss PICs are crucial to enable a technology breakthrough.

Event | 07 Nov 2023

Optica Online Industry Meeting: OLEDs and MicroLEDs

As one of the largest segments in the optics and photonics market, displays represent massive volumes and revenues. They continue to advance, particularly with OLEDs, MiniLEDs, and MicroLEDs offering new possibilities beyond flat panel displays to foldable displays, AR/VR headset displays, and creative lighting designs.

Event | 07 Nov 2023

Optica's Purposeful Executive Leadership Summit

Optica’s Purposeful Executive Leadership Summit is a professional development two day in-person only summit that is designed for middle mangers and those who seek to become middle managers.

Event | 07 Nov 2023

Executive Forum - The Premier Annual Event for Leaders in Optical Networking and Communications

Co-located with OFC, the Premier Event in Telecom and Data Center Optics' this is an Optica Industry Event. The Executive Forum features C-level panelists in an informal, uncensored setting discussing the latest issues facing the industry and your business.

Resource | 14 Aug 2023

Innovation Briefing Issue 6 | Looking to 2025

Unlike the move from 3G to 4G, the transition to 5G has been fairly seamless. It is expected that 5G coverage will have reached 60 per cent of the world’s population by 2026, making it the fastest ever mobile network deployment.

Event | 18 Jul 2023

The Great Telco Debate

The Great Telco Debate returns for its tenth year on Thursday 7 December 2023, assembling leaders from across the industry at telecom’s most exclusive thinktank for a day of thought-provoking discussions, challenging debates and unrivalled networking.

Resource | 03 Jul 2023

Terabit Optical Networks Challenge

Step Changes for Data Rates, Latency, and Energy Efficiency in Future Networks

News | 20 Jun 2023

UKTIN celebrates International Women in Engineering Day 2023

The connectivity and telecoms sector has a diversity problem: only 3% of its engineers are women. UKTIN Talent - led by WM5G - aims to address this, within a national programme of activity designed to raise awareness and encourage education leavers, career returners and switchers to consider a career in the industry.

Event | 19 Jun 2023

ECOC 2023

Europe’s leading conference on optical communications, and one of the most prestigious and long-standing events in the field worldwide.

News | 12 May 2023

UKTIN Opens Latest Recruitment for Expert Working Groups

UKTIN is excited to announce that recruitment has opened today for our remaining four Expert Working Groups.

Event | 12 May 2023

MWC 2024

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Event | 12 May 2023

European Conference 2023


Event | 02 May 2023

FYUZ Madrid 2023

Where the future of connectivity comes to take root, grow and flourish.

Event | 17 Mar 2023

UKTIN Launch Event

Join us on 27th April for our official launch where we'll be exploring our ambition to transform the UK telecoms innovation ecosystem, and unveiling a range of services to help the UK tap into its strengths and capitalise on new opportunities for innovation and growth.

Project | 16 Mar 2023

Scalable Optical Fronthaul for 5G OpenRAN

This project is developing ground-breaking, UK-made, scalable, cost-effective optical interface technology to enable dense roll out of optical fibre 5G radio access networks (RANs) with open digital interfaces

News | 31 Jan 2023

UKTIN Opens Recruitment for Special Interest Group Chairs

UKTIN is excited to announce that recruitment has opened today for the Chair positions for our eight Special Interest Groups.

Topic | 17 Feb 2023

Optical Communications

Optical communication refers to the use of light to carry a communication signal to the remote end, instead of an electrical current

News | 08 Apr 2024

Ciena, Toshiba demo quantum-safe network

The quantum computing era and its upsides and downsides might still be years away, but the threat to communications network security set to be posed by cyber criminals armed with quantum computers is already being addressed by multiple telcos and vendors, with Ciena and Toshiba the latest to team up and show off their quantum-safe networking cap

News | 03 Apr 2024

Finchetto awarded £1m grant in SBRI Future Telecoms Challenge

UKTIN member company, Finchetto, has been awarded £1m to develop the world’s first fully optical switch for telecoms networks.

News | 26 Mar 2024

How organisations are embracing optical

As a part of UKTIN’s Optical-themed month, we spoke to Francesco Poletti, an academic professor at the University of Southampton, where he co-founded a start-up called Lumenisity.