(OFC time zone PDT, UTC-07:00)

Sunday, June 6
Cognitive Network Automation: How Smart can Optical Transport Networks Be? presented by David Côté, Director, Software Engineering
8:00am-10:30am Pluggable coherent Technologies and Applications: Where are We and Where Will We Land in 5 years? presented by Patricia Bower, Senior Manager, Product Marketing
8:50am-11:20am Low Latency Communications – Where do we need it? How to achieve it? presented by Sebastien Gareau, Systems Architect
9:00am-12:00pm Digital Coherent Optical System Performance Basics presented by Maurice O'Sullivan, Senior Director, WaveLogic Science
Monday, June 7
9:00am-12:00pm SC429 – Advances in Flexible Photonic Networks and Open Architectures  presented by David Boertjes, Director, Systems Engineering
Tuesday, June 8
11:00am-4:00pm Emerging Photonic Technologies and Architectures for Femtojoule per Bit Optical Networks presented by Mike Frankel, Senior Director, Network Services and Technologies
2:00pm-4:00pm Challenges of Coherent Transponders Approaching the Shannon Limit presented by Priyanth Mehta, Hardware Engineer 3 and Kim Roberts, Vice President, WaveLogic Science
Wednesday, June 9
3:30pm-5:00pm Panel IV: Evolution to Coherent WDM Integration in Routers moderated by Helen Xenos, Senior Director, Product Marketing and presented by Robert Keys, Senior Director, Optical Transmission, R&D
Thursday, June 10
3:00pm-5:00pm Pros and Cons of Low-margin Optical Networks presented by David Boertjes, Director, Systems Engineering
Friday, June 11
11:30am-1:00pm 400ZR Deployment and What’s Next – an OIF Update presented by Ian Betty, Senior Director, Hardware Engineering

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