Photonics West industry program

Valuable information for anyone — from engineers to CEOs — looking for the latest industry insights

Get the latest industry insights

Join us for the latest business insights on healthcare, investing, micro-LEDs and displays, sensing and autonomous vehicles, photonics for net zero, and market updates.

Access to these sessions is included with a free exhibition registration or a full paid conference registration. Some events require tickets.

This is your chance to walk through the Job Fair, get your resume reviewed, join professional development sessions, and network with potential mentors and collaborators—all in one place. Enjoy an an abundance of opportunities to learn, network, and connect in San Francisco this coming January.

Healthcare industry sessions 22-23 January Hall DE (Exhibition level)
Professional Development Events 23-26 January Moscone Center West
SPIE AR | VR | MR Job Fair 24 January Moscone Center West
Photonics Cluster Reception* 24 January InterContinental Hotel, Intercontinental Ballroom A
Industry sessions 25-27 January Hall DE (Exhibition level)
SPIE Photonics West Job Fair 25-26 January Moscone Center West
Startup Challenge 25 January Hall DE (Exhibition level)
Quantum West 26 January Quantum West Expo Stage (Exhibition level)
Prism Awards* 26 January Moscone Center West

*Tickets required

Registration is open

Access to the industry program is included with any SPIE Photonics West or SPIE AR | VR | MR registration. View registration details for SPIE Photonics West

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Quantum West at Photonics West

An industry-focused conference on quantum technology

Explore the role that photonics plays as quantum technology moves from R&D to engineering products for the commercial marketplace — including the building of a commercial infrastructure and supply chain.

Industry awards with exciting competitions taking place at Photonics West 2022

Presenters on stage addressing the audience at the Prism Awards Ceremony
Contestant pitching their new product at the Startup Challenge

Speak with hiring companies

Come connect with company representatives looking for qualified candidates. Hone your interviewing skills, prepare your resume, and come explore job opportunities in the photonics industry.

Two job fairs:
SPIE AR | VR | MR Job Fair 24 January
SPIE Photonics West Job Fair 25-26 January

Attendees at SPIE Photonics West Job Fair

The Industry Program complements these two world-class exhibitions

Brain scan shows how biomedical optics helps the medical community

BiOS Expo 22-23 January

Find the best biomedical optics and biophotonics solutions from around the world. Connect with the top suppliers offering innovation solutions.

Photonics West Exhibition showcases innovative photonics solutions

Photonics West 25-27 January

Attend the premier photonics and laser exhibition. Meet top suppliers, make the right connections, and discover new possibilities.