European Photonic Integration Forum (EPIF) is an embodiment of the most important European stakeholders operating in various segments of the European photonic integration ecosystem. Every year, ePIXfab and JePPIX join forces to organize EPIF with the support of its members and partners. This year the 10th edition of the EPIF will be held at the 45th conference on optical communication (ECOC) on 24th September 2019 in Room Merrion from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Royal Dublin Showground, which is the venue for the ECOC conference.

  • 17:30-18:00 Welecome Drink
  • 1800:18:10Introduction of JePPIX and ePIXfab
  • 1810:18:30Talk by Prof. Dries Van Thourhout (Ghent University – imec)

Title: New materials for advanced silicon photonics based transceivers

  • 1830:19:10Networking + Refreshments
  • 19:10:19:30Talk by Dr. Kai Shi (Microsoft)

Title: Prototyping of a sub-nanosecond wavelength switching source using JePPIX

  • 19:30:20:00Networking + Refreshments

Practical information


24 September
18PM - 20PM


Room Merrion, Royal Dublin Showground, Dublin