Presentation guidelines

Preparing your presentation for SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation

Thank you for your interest in participating in SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation. We recommend reviewing the information below to become familiar with how to prepare your presentation. 

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Important dates


Abstracts due 5 January 2022
Authors notified and program posts online 11 April 2022
Registration opens April 2022
Submission system opens for manuscripts and poster PDFs* 9 May 2022
Post-deadline abstracts due: Submit via conference listings 22 May 2022
Poster PDFs due for spie.org preview and publication 22 June 2022
Manuscripts due 29 June 2022
Advance upload deadline for oral presentation slides** 15 July 2022
Poster presenters upload self-recorded video for publication 23 July - 1 Aug 2022

*Contact author or speaker must register prior to uploading
**After this date slides must be uploaded onsite at Speaker Check-in

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