17 - 20 June 2024
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Information for authors and presenters

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

Connect in person. Join your peers in Waterloo, Canada.

Reconnect with your colleagues and discuss the important role photonics plays in the field of quantum research and advancing technologies.

Chairs of this program are still accepting post-deadline abstract submissions until 29 April 2024. Instructions for submissions can be found via the conference program.

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Present and publish your work as part of SPIE Photonics for Quantum


Present and publish your research

Here's why publishing with Photonics for Quantum puts a spotlight on your work:

  • the event will bring you international visibility
  • your research becomes a part of the world's permanent scientific record
  • your work will be indexed in all relevant scientific databases*

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

*SPIE partners with relevant scientific databases to ensure visibility for your research, including Astrophysical Data System (ADS), Ei Compendex, CrossRef, Google Scholar, Inspec, Scopus, and Web of Science Conference Proceedings Citation Index.

Important dates


Abstracts due 31 January 2024
Registration opens March 2024
Authors notified and program posts online 25 March 2024
Submission system opens for manuscripts and poster PDFs* 15 April 2024
Post-deadline abstracts due 29 April 2024
Poster PDFs due (for spie.org preview and publication) 22 May 2024
Manuscripts due 29 May 2024

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

We look forward to your participation