Emergency Notice for all technical presenters:

1. Due to current strict control of COVID-19, it is decided that all presenters please pre-record your slide show. Please send in your pre-recorded slide show video file to tech-committee@pof2021.org.

2. Please send in the video file on or before Nov. 19, 2021.

3. We apologize for the short-notice. As always, safety is of top concern.

 

Emergency Notice for all participants:

1. The organizing committee has decided that for invited speakers and guests, the registrations fees are waived.

2. We will notify all online participants with Zoom Meeting log in information ASAP. Please visit this site often for updated information.


ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Authors are required to submit an abstract within 500 words in a PDF file on any of the topics below. The language of the Conference is English, and all presentations should be in English. There will be Chinese interpretation as an option in some segments of the Conference. Please prepare an abstract following the GUIDELINES FOR PREPARATION OF ABSTRACT below.

POF2021 TOPICS:

Technologies:

  • Active Optical Cables
  • Active Devices
  • Characterization
  • Connectors/ Couplers
  • Data Communications
  • Detectors
  • Fiber Bragg Gratings
  • Fiber Cable Technologies
  • High-Temperature Components
  • Illumination
  • Materials and Fiber Technology
  • MEMS
  • Micro-structured Fibers
  • Modulation Schemes
  • Optical Fiber Cables
  • Optical Transceivers
  • Passive Components
  • RF over POF
  • Sensors
  • Step Index Fibers
  • System Integration
  • Test and Measurements
  • Transceivers
  • Video Transmission
  • WDM Components

Applications:

  • Aircraft & Aerospace
  • Automotive
  • Building Wiring
  • CATV
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Data Centers/ Servers Farms
  • Embedded Woven in Fabrics
  • Home Networks
  • Industrial Controls
  • IPTV
  • LAN Applications
  • Medical Applications
  • Military Applications
  • Optical Interconnects
  • Sensor Applications
  • Signs & Illumination
  • Smart Grid
  • Solar Energy
  • Standards
  • Storage Area Networks (SAN)
  • Surveillance Systems
  • System Integration
  • Tools & Wiring Technologies
  • Wireless Backbones

GUIDELINES FOR PREPARATION OF ABSTRACTS

  1. Abstracts must be prepared in English using the template and be submitted to tech-comittee@pof2021.org. All abstracts must be in PDF file format. The official presentation language will be English. However, for those speakers who wish to present orally in their native language can do so with permission from the Conference organizers in advance. Onsite interpretation service will be provided to those permitted. In this case their presentation slide shows can be prepared in both English and in native language. Please indicate as such with the Abstract submission to: tech-committee@pof2021.org.
  2. Abstracts should be categorized into any of followings: containing original papers and results that have not been presented previously, description of new technical contributions, or applied papers which describe new applications and advances.
  3. The abstract should clearly state the scope of the contribution and should concentrate on essential results.
  4. Please limit your abstract to 500 words excluding title & authors. However additional keywords selected from the list above are welcomed.
  5. Authors should indicate their preferred method of presentation either oral (onsite oral, online oral, prerecorded oral) or poster.
  6. The presenting author must register for the Conference. Acceptance will be notified very soon after submission of Abstract via email from tech-committee@pof2021.org.
  7. Abstract submission deadline: October 1st, 2021


GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSION

You need to submit the first two items (1) and (2) and one more item from Option 1 or 2 or 3 below.
(1) Two(2) pages of camera-ready manuscript (PDF)
(2) A signed copyright transfer agreement (PDF)
(3) Option 1: An Online Oral slide show file in .ppt or pptx format. Or
(4) Option 2: A Prerecorded Oral slide show video file in .mp4 format. Or
(5) Option 3: An Onsite Oral slide show file in .ppt or pptx format

(1) Manuscript
Please prepare a manuscript (max. two(2) pages) using MANUSCRIPT TEMPLATE which can be downloaded here on this page.

(2) Copyright
The International Cooperative of Plastic Optical Fiber (ICPOF) holds the copyright of all material presented at POF2021. A copyright transfer agreement form template is posted on this page. Authors are required to submit the signed copyright transfer agreement together with camera-ready manuscript to: tech-committee@pof2021.org.

(3) Option 1: Online Oral slide show file
This is for speakers who choose Online Oral format of presenting to the Conference. Please prepare slide show file in .ppt or .pptx format. The size is limited to Max. 100MB. The length of the presentation is limited to 20 minutes (25 minutes for Invited speakers). You can submit this file together with the first two items before the Manuscript submission deadline, or separately in a later date (no later than Oct.15th). Please notify tech-committee@pof2021.org should you decide to do so.

(4) Option 2: Prerecorded Oral slide show Video
This is for speakers who choose Prerecorded Oral format of presenting to the Conference. Please prepare and send in a prerecorded slide show Video file in .mp4 format. The size is limited to Max. 400MB. The length of the video presentation is limited to 20 minutes (25 minutes for Invited speakers). You can submit a video file together with the first two items before the Manuscript submission deadline, or separately in a later date (no later than Oct.15th). Please notify tech-committee@pof2021.org should you decide to do so. An instruction to help you to prepare Video is posted on this webpage. If you still need special assistance preparing the Video, please send email to: tech-committee@pof2021.org.

(5) Option 3: Onsite Oral slide show
This is for Onsite Oral speakers.
Please prepare slide show file in .ppt or .pptx format. The size is limited to Max. 100MB. The length of the presentation is limited to 20 minutes (25 minutes for Invited speakers). You can submit this file together with the first two items before the Manuscript submission deadline, or separately in a later date (no later than Oct.15th).

Presentation language(s)
The official presentation language is English. However, for those speakers who wish to present orally in their native language could do so with permission from the Conference organizers in advance. Onsite interpretation service will be provided to those permitted. In this case their presentation slide shows can be prepared in both English and native language. Please indicate as such with Abstract submission to: tech-committee@pof2021.org.

How to submit
Please submit needed files to the email address: tech-committee@pof2021.org. Deadline for Manuscript, Copyright, and optionally .ppt(x) file and/or Video: October 15th, 2021.

IMPORTANT!

  • • Before you submit your paper, please carefully proof-read the manuscript to minimize typographical, grammatical, bibliographical errors and make sure it is properly formatted.
  • • Please note that we will not accept a manuscript unless accompanied by the copyright transfer agreement on which your signature be given.
  • • Should you have any other questions, please contact POF2021 Secretariat at: Org-committee@pof2021.org.
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