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San Jose Marriott and San Jose Convention Center
San Jose, California, United States
26 February - 2 March 2017
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 • Discounts for conference attendees
 • Wireless Access
 • SPIE smartphone apps
 • SPIE Bookstore
 • Course Materials Desk
 • SPIE Press Room
 • Lost and Found
 • Child Care Services
 • Urgent Message Line
 • Food + Beverage Services

Discounts for conference attendees
The City of San Jose offers many discounts to conference attendees.
View the list of merchants and more information about San Jose

Wireless access
Convention Center Upper Level Concourse
Complimentary wireless access is available; instructions will be posted onsite.
West end WiFi sponsored by Hitachi
East End WiFi sponsored by Tokyo Electron

SPIE Conference and Exhibition App

Search and browse the program, special events, participants, exhibitors, courses, and more. Free Conference App available for iPhone and Android phones.

SPIE Bookstore

Convention Center Lobby near Registration
Stop by the SPIE Bookstore to browse the latest SPIE Press Books, proceedings, and educational materials. While there, get a tee-shirt or educational toy to bring home to the family.

SPIE Education Services

Course materials Pick-Up located near SPIE Registration and open during registration hours
Sunday: Course Desk
Monday-Thursday: Bookstore

If you have registered to attend a course, please stop by the Course Desk AFTER you pick up your badge. Turn in your course ticket at the Course Desk to get your course materials and location of your course.
Browse course offerings and the other education services available: SPIE courses at conferences, online courses, DVDs, and customized in-company courses.

SPIE Press Room

Convention Center, Room 212C
Open during Registration hours
For Registered Press only. The Press Room provides meeting space, refreshments, access to exhibitor press releases, and Internet connections. Press are urged to register before the meeting by emailing name, contact information, and name of publication to media@spie.org. Preregistration closes approximately 10 days before the start of the event.

Lost and Found

SPIE Cashier
Open during Registration Hours
Found items will be kept at SPIE Registration Cashier. At the end of the meeting, all found items will be turned over to the San Jose Convention Center Security: 408-277-3500.

Child Care Services

Sitters Unlimited
Toll Free Phone: 408-452-0225
Email: rfosorio15@gmail.com
Website: www.bayareasittersunlimited.com

SPIE does not imply endorsement or recommendation for this service. Information provided as "information only" for your further analysis and decision. Other services may be available.

Urgent Message Line
An urgent message line is available during registration hours: 408-271-6105.

Food & beverage services

Coffee Breaks
Served daily - 7:30am, 10:00 am, and 3:00 pm
Check individual conference listings for exact times and locations.

Sponsors: Applied Materials, ASML, EMD Performance Materials, Qoniac

Breakfast Breads

Convention Center, Ballroom Concourse
Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am

Food and Refreshments for Purchase

Convention Center, Ballroom Concourse
Monday – Thursday, 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Hot and cold snacks, hot entrees, deli sandwiches, salads, and pastries are available for purchase. Cash and credit cards accepted.

Exhibition Hall Concession Stand
Tuesday - Wednesday, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hot and cold snacks, hot entrees, deli sandwiches, salads, and pastries are available for purchase. Cash and credit cards accepted.

SPIE Hosted Lunches

Exhibition Hall
Tuesday – Wednesday, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Check individual conference listings for exact times
Complimentary tickets for these lunches will be included with full conference registrations. Exhibitors and students may purchase tickets at the Cashier Desk.


Exhibition Hall 1
Tuesday – Wednesday
Complimentary tickets for the dessert snacks will be included in conference attendee registration packets.

Important Dates

Abstracts Due
Late submissions may be considered. Please send your submission to Pat Wight, SPIE Conference Program Coordinator.

Author Notification
24 October 2016

Manuscripts Due
30 January 2017


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