Invited Speakers

Plenary Talk

Maki Sato
VP, Deputy President, RF Transmission&Video System Development,  
Core Device Development Group, Sony Corporation
"Next Generation Display  & Transmission Technology"
Special Remarks

Duncan T. Moore
Professor of Optical Engineering,
University of Rochester
Invited Talks
SESSION     Datacom & Networks
Jung Wook Lee   Korea Information & Communication Supervision Association
"Ubiquitous City Driving Plan in Korea"
A.M.J.(Ton) Koonen COBRA Institute / Eindhoven University of Technology
"Converged In-building Networks Using POF-Economics and Advanced Techniques"
Sven Loquai University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg
"Comparison of DMT,PAM and NRZ with Optimized Reciever Bandwidths"
Silvio Abrate Instituto Superiore Mario Boella
"Fully-Digital Parallel Adaptive Decision Feedback Eqalizer for Gigabit Ethernet SI-POF Links"
Carlos Pardo KD-POF
"KDPOF, the Path to the Gigabit POF"
Whitney R. White  Chromis Fiberoptics
"New Products and Technologies for Commercial Deployment of High-speed Data Communications over POF"
Seun Han Park Yonsei University
"Development of Gigabit Data Transmission System for PMMA-Based Graded Index Plastic Optical Fibers"
SESSION     Materials & Fiber Technologies
Yasuo Yamabe Sekisui Chemical
"Developments of the Novel GI POF and  Giga-link System  -For the Realization of the Next-Generation Optical Link -"
Masayoshi Tabata Muroran Institute of Technology
"Highly Thermal Resistant POF Prepared By Using an Aromatic Polyester"
Yoshinori Hirai Asahi Glass
"The World's Fastest GI-POF and Market Trend"
SESSION     Passive & Active Devices
Hideto Furuyama Toshiba
"Optical Interconnect Technologies for Future Consumer Electronics"
John D. Lambkin Firecomms
"Resonant Cavity Light Emitting Diodes: An Enabling Technology for Plastic Fibre Communication Applications"
SESSION     Sensors
Patricia Scully Manchester University
"Polymer Optical Fibre Sensing and Technology: Applications"
Katerina Krebber BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing
"Distributed POF Sensors - Recent Progress and New Challenges"
SESSION     Standards and Characterization
Joseba Zubia University of the Basque Country
"New Advances on POF Modelling"