Thank you for your interest in the Synopsys Photonic Symposium, where we learned about the industry's latest developments, application requirements, best practices, and future outlook.

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If you attended the virtual event, we hope that you benefited from the presentations and networking. If you missed the event, or if you'd like to view the presentations again, the on-demand recordings are available for the next 30 days.

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We’d like to thank the following organizations for their contributions to the symposium: GlobalFoundries, Intel, Optica, POET Technologies, Southern Methodist University, and Yole Group.

Summary Available on our Blog

Read a summary of the presentations from our annual Photonic Symposium from October 2022, which covered new capabilities and trends emerging in the integrated photonics market.

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Agenda | October 19, 2022

8:00 - 8:15 a.m. PT


Jose Pozo, Chief Technology Officer, Optica

Twan Korthorst, Group Director of Photonic Solutions, Synopsys

8:15 - 8:45 a.m. PT

Silicon Photonics Markets and Technologies Trends

Eric Mounier, Market Research Director, Fellow, Yole Group

8:45 - 9:15 a.m. PT

Extending Wafer Level Chip Scale Packaging (WLCSP) to Photonics Systems Using a Hybrid Silicon Photonics Platform

Suresh Venkatesan, CEO, POET Technologies

9:15 - 9:45 a.m. PT

Experimental Work in Photonics Integrated Circuitry and Automated Design Tools at SMU

Mitch Thornton, Cecil H. Green Chair of Engineering and Professor, Southern Methodist University (SMU)

Duncan MacFarlane, Professor of Electrical Engineering, SMU

9:45 - 10:15 a.m. PT

Integrated Photonic Circuits for Optical Compute Interconnects

Saeed Fathololoumi, Tech Lead for CPO PICs, Intel

10:15 - 10:45 a.m. PT

Silicon Photonics: The Foundry and the Ecosystem

Vikas Gupta, Senior Director of Product Management, GlobalFoundries

10:45 - 11:15 a.m. PT

New Innovations in Synopsys Photonic Solutions

Yuval Shay, Product Marketing Director, Synopsys

How Synopsys Is Enabling the Next Generation of Photonic Technologies