FOAN 2013 - 4th International Work Shop on Fiber Optics in Access Networks

Almaty, Katakshstan
11 September 2013 - 12 September 2013

After the successful workshops in Moscow (2010), Budapest (2011) and St. Petersburg (2012), next year’s workshop will be held in Almaty, Katakshstan, from 11 until 12 Septembar 2013

Workshop is co-locating with ICUMT 2013 (, which is an important event in the world of Russian scientists in the field of telecommunications and control. And this years ICUMT will be organized by Kazakh Telecom in co-operation with Tampere University of Technology, Finland.


The primary goal of FOAN 2013 is to bring and present the latest research in the field of Fiber Optics Technologies for Access network. The idea behind the workshop is to create opportunity to learn new things by gathering scientists and experts from academies, industry and operators in this field that will during the workshop share their knowledge, experience, and ideas. The slogan of FOAN 2013 is:"Learn, share, meet and experience Almty!"

Abstract due date: 10 May 2013.
The call for papers is available at

For more information visit the conference website at