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The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
1 - 6 February 2020
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SPIE Photonics West hightlights

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More than 23,000 people enjoyed a busy, productive SPIE Photonics West 2019 in San Francisco 2-7 February at the premier event for the photonics and laser industries. Attendees came to hear cutting-edge research, find the latest products and services, and network with thousands of other like-minded individuals. 

View highlights from the week by browsing the photo galleries and social media feed below. See what happened in conferences and technology, exhibitions, industry and AR VR, social and networking, and awards and membership.

Mark your calendar: 1 - 6 February 2020.

Conference and Technology Photos

At its core, Photonics West is about sharing important research and the latest advancements to help move projects and technology into the future. The program supports people doing important work.


Exhibition Photos

Thousands visited the two world-class exhibitions, where over 1,350 companies showcased their best products and services.


Industry / AR VR MR Photos

These well-attended sessions were open to anyone attending SPIE Photonics West, from the exhibitions to technical conferences (and everything in between). They provided valuable information and networking for anyone — from engineers to CEOs — looking for the latest industry insights.


Networking and Social Photos

Extra networking in a more relaxed atmosphere offered a great way to stay connected with colleagues or develop new relationships.


Award and Membership Photos

So many people gathered in one place provides an excellent opportunity to recognize extraordinary contributions in advancing the science of light. Many great achievements and activities were honored throughout the week.


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