Previous events

EPIC webinar

(15th March 2019 at 3:00 PM CET)

The purpose of the EPIC Webinar on Quantum technologies was to showcase examples of companies developing products based on the demands of the quantum community and open the floor for questions with the audience to enable a debate about the needs of new photonics products for the Quantum market.

OFC, San Diego

(3rd – 7th March 2019)

The Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition (OFC) is the largest global conference and exhibition for optical communications and networking professionals.

We were at Booth #4545

SPIE Photonics West,

San Francisco

(2nd – 7th February 2019)

LIGENTEC attended to the world’s largest photonics technologies event, consisting of three conferences and two world-class exhibitions.

We were located in Booth #4578 

4th Training in Photonic Integrated Circuits, Silicon Valley

(28th January – 1st February 2019)

Co-founder Michael Geiselmann will be giving a talk on the 4th Training in Photonic Integrated Circuits. The training is one-stop-shop and covers all the material systems, whether Silicon, InP-based, or dielectrics such as TriPleX (SiO2/Si3N4). It is supported by a wide group of service providers to the PIC industry, such as Ligentec.

Photonic Integration Week, Valencia, Spain

(14th – 15th January 2019)

Co-founder Michael Geiselmann was giving a talk at the Photonic Integration Week. This event brought together experts around photonic integration technologies for tele/datacom, sensing and bio-technology applications.

Hello tomorrow, Geneva Campus Biotech, Switzerland

(27th November 2018)

Our Co-Founder and Managing Director Michael Geiselmann was attending as speaker to Hello Tomorrow in Campus Biotech Geneva,  for an exciting conference about the future of hardware for the quantum revolution.

Quantum Industry Day, Technopark, Zurich, Switzerland

(11th October 2018)

Our co-founder was present in the 1st edition of the Quantum Industry Day in the Zurich Technopark gathers academic and industrial R&D to foster exchange and accelerate the development of new quantum products.

Large private and public investments are rapidly pushing quantum technologies out of labs and into real-world applications. Industrial actors are playing a key role: they provide the enabling technologies as well as the commercialisation know-how driving this development.

Forum EPFL Recruitment fair, SwissTech Convention Center, Lausanne, Switzerland

(9th October 2018)

We attended the 36th edition of Switzerland’s largest recruitment fair on the 9th of October 2018. This was a fantastic opportunity to meet EPFL students and other guests, while explaining what we do and answering the visitors questions.

ECOC 2018, Rome, Italy

(23 – 27th September 2018)

Our co-founder Michael Zervas was be present in the 44th European Conference on Optical Communication, the leading European conference in the field of optical communication and one of the most prestigious and long-standing events in this field.

Silicon Valley, CA, USA

(16 – 22nd September 2018)

During the selected dates, our co-founder Michael Zervas was be meeting Ligentec business partners and customers.

OSA Advanced Photonics Congress 2018, Zürich, Switzerland

(2nd – 5th July 2018)

This conference addresses the many aspects of photonic device research and development and their use in networks. Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nano-Photonics (IPR) will be one of the main presentation topics.

3rd European Summer school on PICs for Optical Interconnects, Thessaloniki, Greece

(25th – 29th June 2018)

Co-founder Michael Geiselmann is giving a lecture on silicon nitride photonics at the Optical Interconnects summer school in Thessaloniki.

ECIO, Valencia, Spain

(30th May – 1rst June 2018)

LIGENTEC will participate at the 20th European Conference on Integrated Optics which will take place in Valencia. This conference focuses on leading edge research on integrated optics, optoelectronics and nano-photonics and gathers experts from academia and industry to show their latest technical results, and showcase their products and services.

Hannover Messe, Germany

(23th – 27th April 2018)

Come and visit us at the Swiss Pavilion, Research and Technology 2018.

PIC International, Brussels, Belgium

(10th-11th April 2018)

PIC International is the must attend industry event for photonic integrated circuits. LIGENTEC is platinum sponsor of the event and will give a presentation of its latest technology and application areas. Meet our experts to discuss your needs and find out about our newest products and services.

OFC, San Diego, USA

(13th-15th March 2018)

OFC is the largest optical networking and communication conference in US. Meet our experts to discuss your needs and find out about our newest products and services at booth #5803.

STIL, Lausanne, Switzerland

(1st March 2018)

STIL (Lausanne Technology and Innovation Convention) is THE event in the EPFL campus in Lausanne.

Photonics West, San Francisco, USA

(30th January-1st February 2018)

Photonics West is the world largest photonics technology event. Meet our experts to discuss your needs and find out about our newest products and services at booth #4061.

PIC Training, Silicon Valley, USA

(13th-17th November 2017)

After two successful training events in 2015 and 2016 with very enthusiastic reactions, a third training is now organized in the week of Nov 13-17, 2017 at Tektronix in Santa Clara, California. The training is one-stop-shop and covers all the essential topics for producing PICs – system aspects, component tutorial, simulations & chip layout, foundry services (all material systems – Si, InP, & dielectrics), packaging, test & measurement, and business/marketing essentials. It is supported by a broad consortium of over 20 PIC companies and is hands-on, in-depth and practical. For more details and registration please follow the link:

ECOC, Gothenburg, Sweden

(17th-20th September 2017)

ECOC is the largest optical communication forum in Europe. Meet our experts to discuss your needs and find out about our newest products and services at booth #515.

ECOC, Gothenburg, Sweden

(18th September 2017)

LIGENTEC is sponsoring the 8th European Photonic Integration Forum

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Swiss delegation to DLD Tel Aviv, Israel

(4th -8th September 2017)

LIGENTEC joins a Swiss delegation with the support of AP-Swiss to go to the DLD in Tel Aviv. This is an unique opportunity for companies and start-ups to meet LIGENTEC in Israel. Please contact us.