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The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
27 January - 1 February 2018
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SPIE Photonics West—The world's largest photonics technologies event, consisting of three conferences and two world-class exhibitions

Mark your calendar for SPIE Photonics West 2018. Housing is open now. Registration opens in October. Start making plans.

Start making plans to attend SPIE Photonics West
Attend SPIE Photonics West, the world's largest photonics technologies event. Every year over 20,000 people come to hear the latest research and find the latest devices and systems driving new technologies that enable advancements in global healthcare, security, manufacturing, transportation, and more. Housing is open. Registration open in October.

Abstracts Due
17 July 2017

Advance Program
October 2017

Submit your work. Three conferences to choose from:

SPIE BIOS, the largest biophotonics, biomedical optics, and imaging conference.


Biophotonics, Biomedical Optics, and Imaging Conference

SPIE LASE, the laser source technologies and industrial lasers and applications conference.


Industrial Laser, Laser Source, and Application Conference

SPIE OPTO, the optoelectronics and photonic materials and devices conference


Optoelectronics, Photonic Materials and Devices Conference


Get business done at these two world-class exhibitions

SPIE BiOS Expo, the world's largest biomedical optics and biophotonics exhibition.
The Photonics West Exhibition, where business happens in the photonics and laser industry.

Plan your 2018 training schedule now

Course and Workshops at Photonics West

SPIE Photonics West offers an opportunity to get face-to-face instruction from some of the biggest names in research and industry. Budget now to attend in 2018. Learn more about the courses offered at Photonics West 2018

See what happened in 2017

View the top stories from SPIE Photonics West 2017
Review the SPIE Photonics West 2017 Technical Program
Review the SPIE Photonics West 2017 Exhibition Guide (includes Photonics West Exhibition and BIOS Expo)
Take a look at the news and photos from SPIE Photonics West 2017

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