The European Photonic Integration Forum (EPIF) embodies influential stakeholders of the international photonic integration ecosystem. Every year, ePIXfab and JePPIX join forces to organize EPIF with the support of its members and partners. This year the 12th edition of the EPIF will be held on 29th October 2021 from 2.30 pm to 4.00 pm (Belgium Time) in an online setting. Participation is free!


2:30 – 2:35 PM Welcome by Roel Baets (Chair of ePIXfab) and Kevin Williams (Chair of JePPIX)

2:35 – 3:05 PMInterview with Peter Winzer (Founder of Nubis Communications) & Tom Collins (Founder of Caliopa)

3:05 – 3:35 PMInterview with Inigo Artundo (CEO @ VLC Photonics) & Francisco Manuel Soares (Founder of Soares Photonics)

3:35 – 3:45 PMLive Q&A with the panel of interviewees

3:45 – 4:00 PMNoteworthy achievements of various ePIXfab members and JePPIX partners + Online meetup with ePIXfab members and JePPIX partners

Practical information

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Practical information


29 August
14PM - 16PM


Online, using zoom webinar





Peter Winzer - Founder of Nubis Communication


Tom Collins - Founder of Caliopa


Inigo Artundo - CEO of VLC Photonics


Francisco Soares - Founder of Soares Photonics