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OFC Conference is the largest global conference and exposition for optical communications and networking professionals. It is also the premier international event for both the science and business of optical communications, with a comprehensive technical program and the largest all-optical business exhibition.

Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exposition attracts the biggest names in the field, offers key networking and partnering opportunities and provides insights and inspiration on the major trends and technology advances affecting the industry. From technical presentations to the latest market trends and predictions, OFC is a one-stop-shop.

OFC Conference is happening from 08 March 2020, Sunday to 12 March 2020, Thursday at San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. The organizer of the event is Optical Society of America. It is open to trade visitors. The estimated number of attendance is 15,000. Visitors come from over 65 countries. The estimated number of exhibitors is 700. The event will accommodate approximately 110,000 square feet of exhibit space. The frequency of this event is annual.


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Start Date
March 8, 2020 (Sunday)
End Date
March 12, 2020 (Thursday)
San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California
Optical Society of America
Event Type
Conference, Trade Show
Open To
Trade Visitors
Addressed Audience
Tuesday 10:00 – 17:00 (Exhibit Hall Hours)
Wednesday 10:00 – 17:00 (Exhibit Hall Hours)
Thursday, 10:00 – 16:00 (Exhibit Hall Hours)


  • Optical Society of America
  • Optical Society of America is the leading professional society in optics and photonics dedicated to advancing the study of light in theory and application, by means of publishing, organizing conferences and exhibitions, partnership with industry, and education.
  • 2010 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
  • Washington, DC
  • United States of America
  • +1 202-223-8130
  • +1 202-223-1096


  • San Diego Convention Center
  • Located in the Marina district of downtown San Diego, San Diego Convention Center is the country's premier gathering place, offering 615,700 square feet of exhibit space.
  • 111 West Harbor Drive
  • San Diego, CA
  • United States of America
  • +1 619-525-5000

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