Regular Paper Submission

Important Dates

Submission Deadline: 10 March 2022   20 March 2022

Acceptance Notification: 10 April 2022

What you will need to submit

A one-page pdf document with the following

  • Title
  • Author(s) information (underline the presenter)
  • Main topic selected
  • Max 5 Keywords
  • Abstract of the submission

Note: Only original material should be submitted. Commercial papers, papers with no new research/development content, and papers with proprietary restrictions will not be accepted for presentation.


Main Topics

Nano and Quantum Sciences Quantum cryptography and communication, Quantum sensing/imaging/metrology and nanofabrication, Optical antennas and nanoantennas, Nano-optical cavities and waveguides

Optical Communication Systems Novel fibers, Active optical devices, Photonic integrated circuits, Digital transmission systems, Access, data center and optical networks

Optical Imaging and Sensing Bio-imaging and microscopy, chemical, biochemical and physical sensors, Fiber sensors, Lab-on-chip, Optogenetics, Optofluidics, Image sensors

Laser and Nonlinear Optics Micro-structured and specialty optical fibres, Quantum confined lasers and laser components, Fiber lasers, Nonlinear optics and its applications

Applications of Photonic Technology Photonics in manufacturing, Organic electronics and photonics, Photonics for solar energy systems, Photonics for automotive and aerospace, Photonics for agri-food

Emerging Topics 3D Printed optics and additive photonic manufacturing, Digital optics for immersive displays, Neuro-inspired photonic computing, Photonics for free space, 5G and microwave applications

How to submit your abstract

  • Send the document by email to within the deadline
  • The document should be sent by the corresponding author

Submission agreement

All presenting authors, including keynote, invited, oral, and poster presenters, agree to the following conditions by submitting an abstract:

  • Register and pay the conference registration fee
  • Attend the meeting in person
  • Present at the scheduled time

Publication of Proceedings

We are currently working out the possibility to have the paper published in a journal. More news will be published soon


To promote a wider participation of young people, awards will be assigned based on the following categories:

1. BEST PAPER AWARD: best oral presentation (1 for each main topic)

2. BEST POSTER AWARD: best poster presentation (1 for each main topic)

3. WOMEN IN PHOTONICS AWARD: best oral contribution presented by a woman

4. WOMEN IN PHOTONICS AWARD: best poster contribution presented by a woman

5. YOUNGEST SPEAKER AWARD: the youngest speaker who presents a contribution (poster or oral)

Requirements: the awardees cannot be a staff member at universities or research centers (permanent position or RTD-B) nor employees of a company