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SPIE Photonics Europe Digital Forum 2020

SPIE Photonics Europe Digital Forum 2020

Thank you for a great week

SPIE Photonics Europe Digital Forum 2020 had more than 3,700 people sign up for the opportunity to participate in the free event. Authors shared emerging research and technology advances — from digital optics and quantum technologies to biophotonics, optical imaging, sensing, and metrology.

It was an active week with participants from 107 countries reviewing research and connecting online.

Over 750 presentations, 500 manuscripts, 4 plenaries
The programme included 6 tracks and 27 conferences.

Over 21,500 video views and 16,000 papers downloaded
An impressive number of interactions occurred throughout the week.
Over 275 comments and questions supported dialogue
A commenting feature offered attendees the opportunity to engage with authors.
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Those who signed up received the Digital Forum Proceedings for free. Thank you for your participation.

Looking for other 2020 event information? Download the 2020 Programme or 2020 Exhibition Guide.

Thank you, Digital Forum plenary speakers

Thank you to the following plenary presenters who participated in the SPIE Photonics Europe 2020 Digital Forum. Attendees took the opportunity to watch the presentations and ask questions.

Computational microscopy
Laura Waller


Laura Waller
University of California, Berkeley (USA)

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Naturally fast and low power electro-optic polymer optical devices are ideally positioned for the next-generation Internet photonics roadmap
Michael Lebby


Michael Lebby
CEO Lightwave Logic (United Kingdom)

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Semiconductor devices for pure quantum light generation
Pascale Senellart

Pascale Senellart
Univ. Paris-Saclay, Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies (C2N), CEA (France)

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The funding opportunities of the European Research Council
Anna G. Mignani

Anna G. Mignani
European Research Council Executive Agency (Belgium) and
Istituto di Fisica Applicata “Nello Carrara” (Italy)

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More than 750 online presentations shared cutting-edge research

Authors previously prepared to present their research in Strasbourg uploaded pre-recorded presentations and manuscripts. There were over 750 presentations and 500 manuscripts available during the forum covering these exciting topics.

  • Metamaterials
  • Nanophotonics
  • Micro-Structured and Specialty Optical Fibres
  • Biophotonics New
  • Optical Micro- and Nanometrology
  • Semiconductor Lasers and Laser Dynamics
  • Nonlinear Optics and its Applications
  • Photonics for Solar Energy
  • Optics, Photonics and Digital Technologies for Imaging Applications
  • Optical Sensing and Detection
  • Quantum Technologies
  • Advances in Ultrafast Condensed Phase Physics
  • Unconventional Optical Imaging
  • THz Photonics New
  • Digital Optics for Immersive Displays
  • Silicon Photonics
  • Fiber Lasers and Glass Photonics
  • Organic Electronics and Photonics

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