TekSummit on Fiber Optic Networks

First Quarter, Annually

Jointly Hosted by GAO RFID Inc. & GAO Tek Inc.

This summit is a high impact online conference for technical and business professionals and corporate executives from the fiber optic and other fields of the communications industry to discuss such advanced topics as design, maintenance, and security of modern fiber-optic networks, fiber optical technologies for 5G & 6G wireless as well as devices such OTDR and fault locators.

Speakers, panellists, chairs, advisors and other participants come from Fortune 500 and leading technology suppliers in the industry such as Corning, Cisco, Qualcomm, Intel, and prestigious universities such as Stanford, MIT, Harvard, University of Toronto, and influential international professional associations and standards organizations such as  International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), OECD Broadband And Telecom, Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA), NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association, National Educational Telecommunications Association (NETA), US Telecom, Independent Telecommunications Providers Association, Canadian Independent Telecommunications Association, as well as Canadian and US departments and agencies related to communications such as Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), Communications Research Centre Canada (CRC), Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC), US National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), US Institute for Telecommunication Sciences (ITS), US National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center, US Emergency Communications Division, and US Federal Communications Commission.

Presentation Topics

Design & Management of Fiber Optical Networks

Optical Fiber Testing, System Reliability and Security

Digital Subsystems and Systems for Data Centers

Optical, Photonic and Microwave Photonic Subsystems

Radio-over-Fiber, Free-Space and Sensing Subsystems and Systems


Media Converters


Fault Locators


Power Meters

Multi-Core Fibers

Speciality Fibers

Architecture for Metro and Core Networks

Optical Access Networks for Fixed and Mobile Services

Devices, Optical Components and Fiber

Optical Fiber Devices, Fibernet, Ethernet

Passive Optical Devices for Switching and Filtering

Datacentre Infrastructure and Metrology

Positioning Beam-Steering for Advanced Wireless Communications

Optimizing Network Capacity and Performance

Access Networks for Mobile and Multi-Access Edge Computing

Photonic Integrated Subsystems

Data Analytic-based Monitoring

Submarine Transmission

BLE (Low-Energy Bluetooth)

Microwave Photonic Filters

Optical Wireless: Technology and Applications

Short-Reach Systems

Open Network Control & Orchestration

MCF Amplifiers and Cable

Network Design & Switching Architecture

Silicon Photonics and High-Density Integration

Silicon Photonics Applications

High-Speed Long-Haul Transmission

Lasers for Communications and Sensing

Open Network Architecture

Ultra-Wideband Transmission

Optical Input/Output and Filters

Optical Transmitter Sub-Systems

Long-haul Systems and Non-linear Mitigation

Advanced Design for Passive Devices

High Speed PoN & Advances in PoN

Microwave Photonics

Pushing the Bit-rate in Practical Networks

Characterization of SDM Fibers

SDM Transmission

Multiband and SDN for Capacity Scaling

Linear and Nonlinear SDN

Disaggregated Access Networks

Disaggregation, Open Platform, SDN, NFV

High-Speed and Multi-Wavelength Devices

Optimizing Coherent Transponders

Novel Fiber Optic Sensors

IoT, BLE or RFID People Tracking in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE or RFID Asset Tracking in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE or RFID Access Control in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE or RFID Parking/Fleet Control in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE or RFID Work in Progress in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE or RFID Manufacturing 4.0 in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE, or RFID Inventory or Warehouse Control in Fiber Optics

IoT, BLE, or RFID Traceability in Fiber Optics

Optical and Thermal Connectivity

Direct Detection Systems and Subsystems

Multi-mode Fiber Technology

Novel Doped Fiber Amplifier Rate

AI for Reliable Networking

AI-Assisted Access Networks

Machine Learning for Fiber Amplifier and Sensors

Machine Learning for Optical Systems and Networks

Advances in Data Centers and Networks

Future and Emerging Access Network Technologies

Active Optical Devices and Photonic Integrated Circuits

Optical Transport Network

Optical Wireless and Optical Carrier

Cognitive Optical Networks

Orchestration and Control

Intra Data Center Networks

Quantum in Optical Communications

Quantum Security Subsystems

Quantum Networking and Artificial Intelligence

Quantum Dots and Novel Devices on of SDM Fibers

Optical Fiber Networks for 5G Data networks

Optical Fiber Networks for 6G Data networks



Panel Discussions & Tutorials on Fiber Optical Technologies

Experts from sponsoring companies and from the hosting companies GAO RFID and GAO Tek shall hold panel discussions and give tutorials on how to apply the emerging ICT technologies such as IoT, cloud, RFID, BLE to the design, deployment, integration and maintenance of fiber optic networks.

About TekSummit & the Hosting Companies GAO RFID & GAO Tek

TekSummit has an unprecedented format: daily, year-round, and high-impact online presentations by top technical experts, business managers and corporate executives to discuss emerging ICT technologies and their applications.

GAO RFID is a leader in RFID readers, tags, antennas, and solutions for access control, parking, asset tracking, people tracking, inventory management, WIP, etc. GAO Tek is a leader in fiber optical and other high-tech products for businesses. Both are based in New York, US and Toronto, Canada.