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Prism Award Winners Announced 1 February

2017 Prism Award Winners: Crystalline Mirror Solutions

SPIE and Photonics Media congratulate the 2017 Prism Award winners. Winners were announced 1 February at the 9th annual Prism Award gala held during Photonics West, San Francisco, California, USA.

See the nine winning companies and products

Award ceremony photo gallery

Red carpet photo gallery


2017 Presenters

Edgar Auslander
Oculus Research, Head of Partnerships, VR and AR
David Bohn
Microsoft Hololens, Director of Optical Engineering
Sarah Boisvert
Fab Lab, Founder and Potomac Photonics, Chief 3D Printing Officer
Louay Eldada
Quanergy,CEO and Co-Founder
Basil Garabet
NKT Photonics,CEO
Vincent Mattera
II-VI, President and CEO
Michelle Mihevc
FATHOM, Co-Founder and Principal
John Ryan
WireTheWorld, CEO, Founder
Katharine Schmidtke
Facebook, Strategic Sourcing Optical Technology

Watch the official trailer for the 2017 Prism Awards

Watch the Official Trailer for the 2017 Prism Award Gala.


SPIE has, since 2008, organized the awards ceremony at Photonics West with the sponsorship of Photonics Media. Our goal is to bring attention and give recognition to companies that are creating products that make a difference. As we move forward, the award program continues to grow and bring greater value to all participants, finalists, winners, judges and presenters.

 • Prism Award Judges
 • Prism Awards Homepage

Questions? Email innovation@spie.org

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