The next generation of sensors research + applications

Thank you for helping make SPIE Future Sensing Technologies 2023 a success. This is the meeting where research scientists, engineers, and industry leaders converge to discuss important and ongoing progress in advanced sensor systems, related technologies, and specialized application areas. The 2023 meeting was collocated with OPIC—Optics and Photonics International Congress and the OPIE industry exhibition. Colleagues gathered in Yokohama to learn about emerging sensor technologies and to advance research.

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Primary conference topics for the 2023 event

Next Generation Technology

  • Optical wireless power transfer
  • AR/VR
  • Photonics
  • Optical communications
  • Space-based missions

Imaging and Sensing

  • Cameras and systems
  • RADAR systems
  • Hyperspectral
  • Computational methods
  • LIDAR technology and applications
  • Polarization sensing and imaging
  • EO/IR/SWIR sensing

Application Areas

  • UAV applications
  • Environmental remote and proximal sensing
  • Food/water/waste safety and inspection
  • Sensing for safety and security
  • Autonomous vehicle sensing
  • Sensor-based sorting and quality control


  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Signal and image processing
  • Data fusion
  • Sensor information processing

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