Information for authors and presenters

Information for authors, chairs, and committees: instructions, deadlines, and tips

Present at SPIE Photonex: Call for papers is open

On this page find links to instructions, important dates, and other information for a successful abstract submission and then preparation for presenting at SPIE Photonex.

Abstracts due 13 July 2022
Authors notified and program posts online 29 August 2022
Registration opens September 2022
Submission system opens for manuscripts and poster PDFs* 3 October 2022
Poster PDFs due for spie.org preview and publication 9 November 2022
Manuscripts due 16 November 2022
Advance upload deadline for oral presentation slides** 4 December 2022
Poster presenters upload self-recorded video for publication  9 to 19 December 2022

*Contact author or speaker must register prior to uploading
**After this date slides must be uploaded onsite

Preparing for your participation


Benefits of presenting and publishing your work with SPIE


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Make sure that your research gets timely publication in the SPIE Digital Library.

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