April 18 (Mon.) - 21 (Thu.), 2022
Hybrid holding by online and venue

Plenary Talks

  • Simon Fafard (Broadcom)
    ‘High performance laser power converters and applications’

Special Talks

  • Hatem Zeine (Ossia)
    ‘Wireless power transfer and maximum power theorem’

Invited Talks

  • Yasuhiko Takeda (Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.)
    ‘Light trapping for temperature-insensitive high-efficient laser power converters’
  • Henning Helmers (Fraunhofer)
    ‘Photonic power converters for telecom optical wavelength bands’
  • Dinh Hoa Nguyen (Kyushu Univ.)
    ‘Bidirectional optical wireless power transfer via optical transceivers’
  • Satoshi Kamiyama (Meijyo Univ.)
    ‘Crystal grow and characterization of nitride-based multi-quantum shell/nanowire lasers’
  • Hiromichi Imai (SoftBank Inc.)
    ‘Beam-tracking technology developed for free-space optical communication and its application to optical wireless power transfer’
  • Ilya Galaktionov (Institute of geosphere dynamics RAS)
    ‘Adaptive optical system with bimorph mirror for wireless energy transfer through a moderately scattering aerosol’
  • Carmen Vázquez (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid)
    ‘Power over fiber in support of C-RAN 5G cellular networks’
  • Mitchell Cox (University of the Witwatersrand)
    ‘Wireless optical communication with structured light’
  • Ortal Alpert (Wi-Charge Ltd.)
    ‘Lessons and feedback from 2.5 years of continuous operation of an optical wireless power system in Hotel’s public area’
  • Qingwen Liu (Tongji University)
    ‘Optical power transfer channel analysis of resonant beam system’
  • Tom Nugent (PowerLight Technologies)
    ‘Commercialization of long range, high power laser power beaming’

Some additional invited speakers are under negotiation.