ECOC - European Conference on Optical Communication 

ECOC - Scope and Objectives

The European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC) is the leading European conference in the field of optical communication. Here, the latest progress in optical communication technologies will be reported in selected papers, keynotes, presentations and special symposia.

Parallel to the scientific conference, the ECOC exhibition covers a wide range of optical communications products and services.

Therefore, ECOC is open to a variety of interested participants like researchers and students, product developers, sales managers and telecommunication market developers. Every year this international forum attracts more than 1.000 participants.

EUREL is owner of the registered trademark ECOC (filing number at EUIPO: 001067057).


Andreas Landwehr

+32 2 234 61 25


Next conferences:   



        23 - 27 September 2018

        ECOC 2018, Roma, Italy




ECOC history:



         ECOC 2017, Gothenburg, Sweden  

         Conference Proceedings (not available yet)




              ECOC 2016, Düsseldorf, Germany  

              Conference Proceedings 



            ECOC 2015, Valencia, Spain    

            Conference Proceedings

         ECOC 2014, Cannes, France 
         Conference Proceedings



             ECOC 2013, London, United Kingdom 

             Conference Proceedings





       ECOC 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands  

       Conference Proceedings



         ECOC 2011, Geneva, Switzerland  

         Conference Proceedings




          ECOC 2010, Turin, Italy 

          Conference Proceedings 




For conferences before 2010 have a look here



Secretary General
Andreas Landwehr
Rue d'Arlon 25
1050 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 234 61 25