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Frankfurt Fairgrounds
Frankfurt, Germany
14 - 17 May 2018
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Attendee Services

Below, find general information you may need while onsite at the event.

Onsite Registration and Badge Pickup Hours
Frankfurt Fair Grounds

Sunday 13 May 15:00 to 17:00 hours
Monday 14 May 7:30 to 17:00 hours
Tuesday 15 May 7:45 to 17:00 hours
Wednesday 16 May 8:00 to 17:00 hours
Thursday 17 May 8:30 to 16:00 hours

Internet access

Complimentary Wireless Internet will be available. Connection speeds will depend on the number of users. Please read the SPIE Wireless Internet Service Policy.

SPIE Conference App

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Exhibitor Directory

SPIE Optical System Design is collocated with OPTATEC 2018. For information on companies taking part in the exhibition, please visit http://www.optatec-messe.de/en/exhibitor-index/

SPIE Publications

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Business Centre

Messe Frankfurt offers copying, and printing options.

SPIE Luggage + Coat Check

Hall 4 during registration hours
Luggage, package, and coat storage are available at EU 2/piece. Please note opening hours.

Urgent Message Line

An urgent message line is available during registration hours: +44 29 2089 4747. Attendees should check the message board in the registration area for any messages held for them.

Important Dates

Abstract Due Date
15 November 2017

Author Notification
8 January 2018

Manuscripts Due
18 April 2018


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