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Yole Développement is proud to collaborate once more with the China International Optoelectronic Expo (CIOE) to organize a new edition of the Photonics Forums. They will take place from September 9 to 11, 2020 in Shenzhen, alongside the 22th CIOE.

Each forum will last half a day and include 7+ presentations of the main industry players. Attendees will then be able to access more than 25 exclusive talks during the four forums and networking times.  

Light communication is spreading everywhere! Following the sucess of the Executive Forum on Silicon Photonics 2019, this year the event will also explore optical transceiver applications within the optical communication industry. Will coronavirus have a significant impact on the plans of the industrial companies? Join us to discuss this and other issues!  Find more

Get a clear view of key automotive vision technologies. After the previous editon of the LiDAR for Automotive Forum 2019, Yole Développement & CIOE have extended the scope to include Imaging and present you applications and technologies within automotive vision. Find more

The second wave of 3D sensing technology: Could Time-of-Flight be the decisive technology for future consumer applications? This third edition will present applications and technologies within the 3D sensing industry, and more specifically consumer-oriented solutions. Find more

The exciting next steps of machine vision and thermal imaging technologies. Machine vision continues to expand into new territories beyond factory automation, including farming, robotic cars, and intelligent transportation systems. Moreover, new exciting technologies are reaching maturity: 3D sensing, hyperspectral imaging, and event-based imaging. Find more

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Onsite & Online Registration

Onsite Registration

Standard rate for 1 Forum: 195€ – Early bird rate: 160€
Early bird prices extended until August 14, 2020
This offer include onsite access to the conference, proceedings, network time, coffee break and a VIP CIOE badge

The VIP badge includes the additional services:

  • Free Wi-Fi, food & beverage in VIP Lounge
  • Free sourcing service (match making and factory tour by request)
  • Exclusive seat for New Products & Technology Presentation
  • Offline industrial activities recommendation in non-exhibition period
  • Access to Post Show Report and industry news

Additional discounted rates available if you register to more than 1 forum organized by Yole Développement and CIOE :

  • 2 Forums Onsite Standard Rate: 285€ – Early bird rate: 240€
  • 3 Forums Onsite Standard Rate: 415€ – Early bird rate: 350€
  • 4 Forums Onsite Standard Rate: 545€ – Early bird rate: 465€

Online Registration

Online rate for 1 Forum: 90€
This offer include online access to the conference and proceedings.

  • 2 Forums Online Rate: 130€
  • 3 Forums Online Rate: 190€
  • 4 Forums Online Rate: 250€

Sponsorship opportunities available

Sponsoring the Executive Forum on Photonics is a prime opportunity to put your company in front of more than 80 of the key industry players and decision makers of the industry. The forums are the single-meeting events in China exclusively dedicated to Photonics, where you will be able to meet and talk with key players. Find more details here.

Venue – Hotel – Visa

The forum will take place at the Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center,
Zhancheng Road No.1, Fuhai Street,
Bao’an District, Shenzhen, China
Find more information to plan your venue here

Get access to a list of suggested hotels here

Kind reminder to the overseas visitors: China visa are required to all the overseas passport holders for entry into Chinese territories. Visa Application may take a long period, and we kindly remind you to apply for the China visa as early as possible. If you need invitation letter, please contact