ECOC 2017 Sponsors

Green sponsors

RISE Acreo


RISE Acreo is a Swedish research institute within electronics, optics and communication technologies. As one of Europe’s top research institutes, we provide cutting edge resources and knowledge within electronics, optics and communication technologies. We have the facilities and lab resources to offer advanced R&D as well as small scale production and prototyping. Our mission is to find new ICT-solutions for existing and future demands, creating sustainable growth in industry and society. RISE Acreo has 145 employees in Stockholm/Kista (HQ), Gothenburg, Norrköping, Lund and Hudiksvall.

The RISE institutes Innventia, SP and Swedish ICT have merged in order to become a stronger research and innovation partner for businesses and society. Acreo Swedish ICT is now a part of RISE and has a new name: RISE Acreo.


ECOC 2017

Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg conducts research and education in engineering sciences, architecture, technology-related mathematical sciences, natural and nautical sciences – in close collaboration with industry and society. Chalmers has about 10,000 students and 3,000 employees situated at Campus Johanneberg and Campus Lindholmen.

The aim is to make an active contribution to a sustainable future. For Chalmers sustainability concerns all. Chalmers has therefore let its vision, Chalmers for a sustainable future, permeate all its activities; from undergraduate education and doctoral programmes, research, innovation and collaboration, to campus development and internal environment.

Furthermore, new knowledge and improved technology has characterised Chalmers since its foundation in 1829 in accordance with the testament of William Chalmers, and his motto: Avancez!

Silver sponsors

Yenista Optics


Yenista Optics designs and manufactures fiber optic test and measurement equipment for a broad range of applications: from high bandwidth communications to a wide variety of scientific and research markets. The product portfolio includes an optical spectrum analyzer, tunable filters, tunable lasers, component testers and a multifunction test platform. The company also supplies optical modules and instruments on an OEM basis.

Yenista is committed to providing its customers with high quality products. They are all designed and manufactured on-site in Yenista’s state-of-the-art photonics manufacturing plant located at the headquarters in Lannion, France. The company continuously invests in the latest technologies for its R&D laboratories and manufacturing plant, a 2300 m² facility, including 600 m² of clean rooms.

The sales team operates from 4 locations: Oxford, UK, Lannion France (headquarters), Newbury Park, California and Shanghai, China. It is further noted that the company offers repair and calibration services on all its products. Service laboratories are located in France (headquarters), Newbury Park, California and Shanghai.



Huawei is a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Our aim is to enrich life and improve efficiency through a better connected world, acting as a responsible corporate citizen, innovative enabler for the information society, and collaborative contributor to the industry.

Huawei’s 180,000 employees worldwide are committed to creating maximum value for telecom operators, enterprises and consumers. Huawei’s 180,000 employees worldwide are committed to creating maximum value for telecom operators, enterprises and consumers. Our innovative ICT solutions, products and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world’s population.

Student Award Sponsor

ADVA Optical Networking


DVA Optical Networking is a company founded on innovation and driven to help our customers succeed. For over two decades our technology has empowered networks across the globe. We’re continually developing breakthrough hardware and software that leads the networking industry and creates new business opportunities. It’s these open connectivity solutions that enable our customers to deliver the cloud and mobile services that are vital to today’s society and for imagining new tomorrows. Together, we’re building a truly connected and sustainable future. For more information on how we can help you, please visit us at: