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Industry events

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Industry events

Join an energized audience at these informative sessions focused on the business side of photonics. Industry experts and leaders from various fields share opportunities and challenges.

Review the industry sessions below. Open to all registered attendees.

Photonics West Industry events
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icon_in-person.svgIn person: 22 January 2022 • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 23 January 2022 • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E). Hear the latest from:
  • FDA
  • 20/20 Therapeutics
  • Kineviz
  • HeartFlow
  • Google Health
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 23 January 2022 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 23 January 2022 • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 24 January 2022 • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM | InterContinental Hotel, Intercontinentaly Ballroom A 
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 
The Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee is an official federal advisory committee within the US Bureau of Industry and Security. During the open session of the meeting, the public is welcome to attend and participate.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 
Hear from leading VCs about emerging trends, common problems, and how founders can build successful companies in the photonics space.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Meet with companies seeking to hire professionals like you. Free to attend, registration required.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM 
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM 
Free to attend, registration required.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
This Wassenaar Laser Working Group discusses proposed changes to international export control agreements brought forward by the affected global industry stakeholders. Open to all participants.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Join the opening session of Quantum West on the Expo Main Stage, Tuesday afternoon.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 25 January 2022 • 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM 
Welcome to the Quantum West 2022 Conference. Opening remarks from Celia Merzbacher, QED-C (United States), followed by a keynote presentation from Jay Lowell, Boeing (United States).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Meet with companies seeking to hire professionals like you. Free to attend, registration required.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM 
This session will discuss key applications of quantum technology and the role of photonics in those applications.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Hear the latest on quantum networking communications, cybersecurity around the globe.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E). What are companies working on and how is it making in difference to improving mobility, quality of life, autonomous vehicles, advanced driver assistance systems, robotics, and more.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 3:15 PM - 4:45 PM 
Join us for this session on Quantum Sensing and Imaging, with Barbara Goldstein from NIST.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM 
Hear from Thierry Botter an Mark Whippich about the current status and future roadmap for development of the quantum application marketplace.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 5:35 PM - 6:00 PM 
Join our hosts for the concluding remarks. Stay after to network and connect.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 26 January 2022 • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM 
An annual international competition that honors the best new optics and photonics products on the market. Tickets required.
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 27 January 2022 • 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 27 January 2022 • 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).
icon_in-person.svgIn person: 27 January 2022 • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Hall DE (Exhibit Level) 
Free to attend. On the Expo Industry Stage (Hall E).