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About the Event

CRU’s World Optical Fibre & Cable Conference launched in 2015 in Wuhan, China and will be hosted by YOFC for its third consecutive year. Returning to Wuhan, the home of the China Optics Valley, the conference has already firmly established itself as the premier international event for the entire optical fibre and communication cable supply chain and offers participants unrivalled access to 700+ senior decision-makers from the world’s largest fibre optic cable manufacturers. The three-day event will provide participants with numerous networking opportunities including cocktail receptions, networking breaks, banquet lunches and gala dinners.

Key themes to be covered in the programme:

  • Supply and demand updates from the world’s largest preform, optical fibre and communication cable producers
  • The latest insights on government programmes and economic data from China and other key markets
  • 5G and FTTH roll out - Telecom operators talk about plans for international infrastructure modernisation
  • Smart homes, cars and cites - Discussion of cable implications of increasingly data heavy lifestyles
  • Data centres and submarine cable projects – Industry trends in major consumption fields
  • Communication cable design and raw material developments – New designs and supply dynamics
  • Manufacturing process improvements - Taking advantage of increased control, automation and efficiency

5 great reasons to attend this year’s event:

  • Network and raise your profile with 700+ representatives from across the optical fibre and cable supply chain
  • Hear presentations from the most influential executives that are driving this market, plus CRU’s own independent experts
  • Join the interactive discussions and put your questions to leading industry experts and analysts
  • See the latest innovations and meet key suppliers in the lively and interactive exhibition
  • Gain first-hand knowledge of, and insight into, the key challenges and opportunities facing the market

Delegates will receive:

  • Engage in exclusive peer-to-peer networking at the largest and most influential industry gathering in Asia
  • A unique opportunity to meet all the key international executives in one place
  • Enjoy unlimited access to the networking portal to arrange meetings pre-event
  • Easy access to all the presentations from the event to share with your team
  • Advanced notice about all the social functions at the conference
  • Priority booking onto the site visit to see a major Chinese cable manufacturer (subject to availability)

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