Call for Paper


Authors are cordially encouraged to submit the contributions (recommended length 4 pages in MS Word accompanied by a PDF version) for Regular and Poster Sessions by e-mail to by March 31, 2020.

"The deadline for contribution submission is extended to May 31, 2020."

Template download here.

The authors will be notified on the acceptance by April 30, 2020. Post-deadline papers with hot results can be submitted till June 1, 2020.

For further informations, please visit the Conference Originator webpage.

We are looking forward to offer a warm welcome to all of you for the 22nd edition of the ICTON Conference. Traditionally, an ambitious technical programme will be accompanied by an attractive set of social events!

22nd International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON 2020)


12th Sub-Wavelength Photonics Conference (SWP 2020)


2nd Conference on Advanced Fibre Lasers and Coherent Sources (AFLaser)


2nd International Conference on Dielectric Photonic Devices and Systems Beyond Visible (D-Photon 2020)

Co-located with:

  • NEW! 1st Workshop on Progress in Nonlinear Photonics and Applications (PNPA)
  • NEW! 1st Workshop on Photonic Technologies for Future Sustainable High-Capacity Metro Networks (PhotoMAN)
  • NEW! 1st Workshop on SDN-NFV Challenges and Solutions (SDN-NFV)
  • NEW! 1st Workshop on Softwarization and Virtualization of Optical Access Networks (OptSoft)
  • NEW! 1st Workshop on Microstructured optical fibers (MOF)
  • 2nd Workshop on Integration of Optical and Satellite Communication Systems into 5G Edge Networks (OSCto5G)
  • 2nd Workshop on Quantum Communications (QC)
  • 2nd Workshop on Multi-band Open Optical Networks (MOON)
  • 2nd Workshop on Machine Learning for Optical Communications (MALOC)
  • 2nd DFG MARIE workshop on THz Photonics (TP)
  • 2nd Workshop on Integration of Optical and Satellite Communication Systems into 5G Edge Networks (OSCto5G)
  • 3rd Workshop on Optical Microscopy Techniques (OMT)
  • 4th Workshop on Novel Optical Amplifiers (NOA)
  • 4th Workshop on Label-Free Super-Resolution and Sensing (LFSRS)
  • 4th Workshop on High Capacity SDM-WDM Optical Networking (SDM-WDM)
  • 4th Workshop on Flexible and High-Capacity Optical Networks (Flex-ON)
  • 5th Workshop on Fiber-Wireless Network Technologies and Architectures towards 5G and Beyond (FiWiN5G)
  • 5th Workshop on Quantum Photonics (QPhot)
  • 5th Workshop on Multi-Layer Network Orchestration (NetOrch)
  • 6th Workshop on Technology for Data Center Interconnects (DACINT)
  • 6th Workshop on Datacenter Networks (DCN)
  • 6th Workshop on 5G Transport Networks (5GT)
  • 7th Workshop on Big Data Analytics and Network Optimization (BigNeO − former NeO)
  • 10th Anniversary Workshop on Green Optical Communications (GOC)
  • 10th Anniversary Special Session on Microwave Photonics (MWP)
  • 11th Workshop on Communication in Transportation Systems (CTS)
  • 12th Workshop on Broadband Access (former ACCORDANCE)
  • 13th Special Session on Market in Telecommunications (MARS)
  • 15th Nanophotonics for All-Optical Networking Workshop (NAON)
  • 15th Special Session on Photonic Atoms & Molecules (PAM – former Microresonators and Photonic Molecules, MPM)
  • 15th Special Session on Novel Glasses for photonic devices
  • 16th Reliability Issues in Next Generation Optical Networks Workshop (RONEXT)
  • 16th Optical Wireless Workshop (OWW – former Free-Space Optics Session)
  • 16th Photonic Integrated Components & Applications Workshop (PICAW)
  • 17th Global Optical & Wireless Networking Seminar (GOWN)
  • 19th European Symposium on Photonic Crystals (ESPC)
  • 19th Workshop on All-Optical Routing (WAOR)