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San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California, United States
19 - 23 August 2018
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Follow these instructions to develop a successful presentation and accompanying manuscript for the conference and for publication in the Proceedings of SPIE in the SPIE Digital Library.

1. Submit an Abstract

Abstract Due Date: 5 February 2018

Click on link to see list of conferences under each area below, and select the ONE conference that most closely matches the topics in your abstract (do not submit the same abstract to multiple conferences):

Click 'Submit an Abstract" from within the conference you have chosen, and from there you will be prompted to sign in to your spie.org account to complete the submission wizard.

Submission Guidelines (Conditions for Acceptance, Abstract Instructions, Program Placement, and Publication Information)

Submission Questions? View SPIE Contacts.

Official Notification Email to SPIE Contact Authors: 16 April 2018

2. Prepare to Present at the Conference

Presentation Questions? View SPIE Contacts

Present a Better Paper. Take one of these online courses from SPIE:

These courses are free for SPIE Members.

3. Prepare and Submit Your Manuscript  

Manuscript Questions? View SPIE Contacts and Due Dates

Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
5 February 2018

Acceptance Notification
Sent to Contact Author

16 April 2018

Manuscripts Due
23 July 2018


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