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Photonics West courses

Courses complement and expand your Photonics West experience

Courses at Photonics West

Join us onsite in San Francisco for live instruction—meet the instructor, and connect with your peers. There is no better way to learn than face-to-face with an expert instructor and a group of people with similar goals and challenges.

Course topics include lasers, biophotonics, AR/VR, optical systems and design, and more.

Featured instructors from past courses

Bernard C. Kress

Principal Optical Architect, Microsoft Corp

Jessica DeGroote Nelson

Director of Technology and Strategy, Optimax Systems Inc

Julie L. Bentley

Associate Professor of Optics, Univ. of Rochester

Daniel Vukobratovich

Senior Principal Engineer, Raytheon

Discounts and more information

Add a course to your 2022 Photonics West registration. Seating is limited. Early registration is recommended.

15% off for SPIE Members
50% off for SPIE Student Members

SPIE reserves the right to cancel a course due to insufficient registrations.

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