Integrated Photonic Systems Roadmap International IPSR-I WINTER MEETING in JAPAN 2019

Recent Updates

Group Photo (31 January)

Photo Gallery


31 January – 1 February 2019


Bldg. An, Institute of Industrial Science, Komaba Research Campus, Univ. of Tokyo

Registration: Room No. An-301/302, 9:00- (31 January)
  Room No. An-401/402, 9:00- (1 February)

IIS, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
4-6-1 Komaba, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 153-8505 Japan

Route map from the nearest station to the venue, Bldg. An (PDF)
Google Map (from the station to the campus)


Day-1 Morning Thursday, January 31 (Room No. An-301/302)

Opening Session (Presider: Dr. Masahiko Mori, AIST)

9:30-10:00 Introduction Prof. Yasuhiko Arakawa (Univ. of Tokyo)
Introduction to National Projects in Japan
10:00-10:30 Introduction to IPSR-I Prof. Ton Backx (PhotonDelta)
Aligning Worldwide Efforts To Drive The Photonic Chip Revolution: IPSR-I
10:30-11:00 Introduction to CTR/AIM Academy Prof. Lionel Kimerling (AIM Academy)
Agenda & procedures
11:00-11:30 Key note 1 Dr. Toshihiko Baba (Yokohama National Univ.)
11:30-12:00 Key note 2 Dr. Mitsuru Sugawara (QDLaser)
QD Laser Overview, and Retinal Imaging Laser Eyewear
12:00-13:00 -Lunch time –

Day-1 Afternoon (1) Thursday, January 31 (Room No. An-301/302)

Asian Session (Presider: Dr. Shuichi Tahara, PETRA)

13:00-13:25 Dr. Takahiro Nakamura (PETRA)
Introduction and status of PETRA Project
13:25-13:50 Dr. Shu Namiki (AIST)
Introduction of two consortia by AIST
13:50-14:15 Dr. Patrick Lo (AMF)
Introduction of AMF & company device roadmap
14:15-14:40 Dr. Chien-chung Lin (ITRI)
ITRI Silicon Photonics Development
14:40-15:05 Prof. Tao Chu (Zhejiang Univ.)
Silicon photonics in China
15:05-15:35 – Coffee Break –

Day-1 Afternoon (2) Thursday, January 31 (Room No. An-301/302)

Seminar Session (Presider: Dr. Shu Namiki, AIST)

15:35-16:05 Key note 3 Dr. Hideki Yagi (Sumitomo Electric Industries.)
InP-based monolithically integrated photonic devices for optical communication
16:05-16:35 Key note 4 Dr. Satoshi Sekiguchi (AIST)
ABCI & High-speed networking

Roadmap Sessions (Presider: Prof. Kazumi Wada, MIT)

Roadmap Session
16:35-16:50 Roadmap Session TWG(A) Prof. Lionel Kimerling (MIT)
Monolithic integration
16:50-17:05 Roadmap Session TWG(B) Prof. Meint Smit (TU Eindhoven)
The roadmap for InP and III-V Compounds
17:05-17:20 Roadmap Session TWG(C) Dr. Richard Otte (Promex)
Electronic Photonic Assembly
17:20-17:35 Roadmap Session TWG(D) Dr. Sylweter Latkowski (TU Eindhoven)
Electronic-Photonic Test
17:35-17:50 Roadmap Session TWG(E) Dr. Bill Bottoms (3mts)
17:50-18:05 Roadmap Session TWG(aig) Prof. Lionel Kimerling (MIT)
Introduction of application interest groups (aig)
18:05-18:10 Symposium closing Dr. Masahiko Mori (AIST)
18:30-20:30 – Reception – at ape cucina naturale (1st floor, Bldg. An)

Day-2 Friday, February 1 (Room No. An-401/402, An-404, An-405, An-406, An-407)

Roadmap Discussion

9:30- 9:45 IPSR-I activity (Room No. An-401/402)
Peter van Arkel, MSc. (Berenschot)
9:45-11:45 Breakout Session  
A. Monolithic Integration (Room No. An-401)
Chair Prof. Lionel Kimerling (MIT)
Local Chair Dr. Takahiro Nakamura (PETRA)
B. InP and III-V Compounds (Room No. An-402)
Chair Prof. Meint Smit (TU Eindhoven)
Local Chair Dr. Shu Namiki (AIST)
C. Electronic Photonic Assembly (Room No. An-404)
Chair Dr. Richard Otte (Promex)
Local Chair Dr. Takeru Amano (PETRA)
D. Electronic-Photonic Test (Room No. An-405)
Chair Prof. Sylweter Latkowski (TU Eindhoven)
Local Chair Dr. Tsuyoshi Horikawa (PETRA)
E. Packaging (Room No. An-406)
Chair Dr. Bill Bottoms (3mts)
Local Chair Dr. Kazuhiro Ikeda (AIST)
F. Application interest Groups(aig) (Room No. An-407)
Chair Prof. Kazumi Wada (MIT)
Local Chair Dr. Hitoshi Kawashima (AIST)
11:45-12:30 Wrap-up (Room No. An-401/402)
TWG Chairs
12:30-12:35 Closing Prof. Yasuhiko Arakawa (Univ. of Tokyo)
12:30-13:30 Lunch (Program Committee Meeting)
13:30-14:30 Lab Tour upon request Univ. of Tokyo
To be registered in the morning on the day at Room An-402.
Those who want to join the tour should sign up at the
registration desk in Room An-402, by noon.
The tour starts at the registration desk in Room An-402.


Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association (PETRA)
The University of Tokyo
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Optoelectronics Industry and Technology Development association (OITDA)
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)

Program Committee (PC)

Chair Yasuhiko Arakawa Univ. of Tokyo
Shuichi Tahara PETRA
Nobuyuki Kajihara PETRA
Takahiro Nakamura PETRA
US Lionel C. Kimerling MIT
Bob Pfahl IPSR
Kazumi Wada MIT
EU Ton Backx TU/e
Peter van Arkel Berenschot


– Electronics and Photonics Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
– Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association (PETRA)
– Institute for Nano Quantum Information Electronics, The University of Tokyo