Another outstanding program is being built for SPIE Optics + Photonics

We are looking forward to again gathering in-person with our colleagues in San Diego. It is always a great opportunity to hear the latest advances shared by researchers and scientists in optical engineering and applications, nanotechnology, quantum science, and organic photonics. Top companies from the optics industry will again be participating in the free exhibition.

Your work is important to helping create the future of optics and photonics, please plan to join us in August. Registration is now open.

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Five days of exciting content and connecting with your community

  • Plenary talks
  • Technical presentations
  • Networking sessions
  • Course offerings
  • Professional development
  • Free exhibition

Review the three symposia featuring 48 technical conferences

Nanoscience technology at SPIE Optics + Photonics


Advances in metamaterials, plasmonics, quantum materials and devices, optical trapping, spintronics, and more.

Organic photonics and electronics at SPIE Optics + Photonics

Organic Photonics

Organic-based materials and devices that advances renewable energy sources and other commercial applications.

Optical engineering and applications at SPIE Optics + Photonics

Optical Engineering

Optical design, alignment, testing, and fabrication, photonic devices, and particle technologies.

2022 featured plenary presenters

Michael Berns

Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic
(United States),
2022 SPIE Gold Medal Winner

Jun Ye

JILA, Univ. of Colorado
(United States)

Keren Bergman

Univ. of California, San Diego
(United States)

Tadayuki Takahashi

The Univ. of Tokyo

Lee Feinberg

(United States)

Oana D. Jurchescu

Wake Forest Univ.
(United States)

René A.J. Janssen

Technische Univ. Eindhoven

Kenan Gundogdu

North Carolina State Univ.
(United States)

Lisa Poulikakosu

Univ. of California, San Diego
(United States)

Attendees at SPIE Optics + Photonics exhibition

Learn more about the free exhibition

Meet with exhibiting company representatives and see the latest technologies showcased at the three-day event.

Attendees taking an SPIE Optics + Photonics course

Get training specific to your needs

Over 25 courses will be offered onsite and align with Optics + Photonics topics. The onsite course list will be posted soon.

Highlights from last year's SPIE Optics + Photonics

View images from the 2021 event in sunny San Diego. Checkout the ongoing social media conversations.

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