Industry Technology Programme (ITP)

The ITP programme will take place on Tuesday 4 and Wednesday 5 September 2018 in rooms that will be confirmed closer to the time. Non registered attendees will be charged £100 to attend the sessions. A discount of £50 will be applied to the fee for those who register online and pay using a valid credit or debit card. Attendees to this session will have access to the ITP programme, the exhibition and catering on Tuesday and Wednesday only. Online registration for the ITP programme is now available.

Tuesday 4 September 2018

Tentatively from 9:00-13:30, including 15 minutes coffee break.

Preliminary list of speakers and talks 

 

Photonics in food manufacturing
John Bows, Pepsico

09:00-09:15

2  

Emerging technologies for Agri Food tech
Simon Person, Lincoln Institute of Agri-Food Technology, UK

09:15-09:50

3  

Improve quality of life through innovative solutions for Food Safety Applications
Marco Snikkers, Ocean Optics

09:50-10:25

   

Refreshment break

10:30-11:00

4  

Photonics for food research in the Aston Institute of Photonic Technologies
Alex Rozhin, Aston University, UK

11:00-11:25

5  

Photonics enhanced sensors for monitoring of solid food products  
Wendy Meulebroeck, VUB, Belgium

11:25-11:50

6  

Photonics enhanced sensors for monitoring of liquid food products
Heidi Ottevaere, VUB, Belgium

11:50-12:15

   

Lunch

12:30-14:00

 

Applications of photonic technology in cereal processing industry
Aytun Erdentug, Branscan Ltd., UK

14:00-14:25

8  

AGRI-TECH project
David Webb, Aston University, UK

14:25-14:40

9  

Photonic technologies for meat quality control
Igor Meglinski, University of Oulu, Finland

14:40-15:05

   

Close 

15:05

Wednesday 5 September 2018

Recent advances and future directions in optical communications and enabling photonic technologies

Tentatively from 9:30, including lunch break.

Preliminary list of confirmed speakers from:

Facebook, II-VI, Infinera, Microsoft Research, Nokia Bell Labs, Xtera, Bay Photonics, Compound Semiconductor Centre, CST Global, Optek, Yelo.

 

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (extended):
    6 April 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    6 July 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    27 August 2018

Call for proposals Photon 2020