International Photonics Innovation Conference (IPIC2016)

Venue: Hotel Sunvalley Nasu, Tochigi, Japan
Main Venue of the Conf.: Queen's Collina
Poster Session: Orangerie
Date: October 11(Tue)–14(Fri), 2016

IWPPI2016 was successfully held.


IWPPI will provide the attractive fields to exchange the latest advances and ideas in photonics polymers and also provide scientific interaction and collaboration to create innovative progresses in our life. Topics to be covered in the workshop include, but are not restricted to:

A. Fiber, Waveguide, and Optical Interconnects

Chip/Board/System-level optical interconnects
Active optical cables, etc.

B. Displays

Laser/LED/EL displays,
3D displays, Projection displays,
Wearable displays, etc.

C. Optical Imaging and Sensing

Optics for image recognition,
Sensors and sensing systems,
Security systems,
Optical computing,
Bio- and medical sensing,
Tomography, etc.

D. Optical Equipment

Optical storages,
Laser and LED printers,
Advanced cameras,
Advanced optical microscopes, etc.

E. New Applications

Green photonics,
Environmental and energy optics,
Bio- and medical optics, Nano-photonics,
Agricultural and fishery optics, etc.


Honorable Chair: Seizo Miyata (University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Co-Chair: Toyohiko Yatagai (Utsunomiya University, Japan)
Co-Chair: Yasuhiro Koike (Keio University, Japan)
Program Chair: Okihiro Sugihara (Utsunomiya University, Japan)

In cooperation with

  • The Society of Polymer Science, Japan
  • The Chemical Society of Japan
  • The Japan Society of Applied Physics
  • The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communications Engineers
  • The Optical Society of Japan
  • Optoelectronics Industry and Technology Development Association
  • The International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE)
  • POF Consortium