• Photonics West
    Entire Program
    Special Events
    Photonics West Exhibition
    BiOS Expo
    Industry Events
    Job Fair
    Photonics West Sponsors
    BiOS Sponsors
    Travel to San Francisco
    Onsite Services
    For Authors and Presenters
    For Chairs and Committees
    For Photonics West Exhibitors
    For BiOS Expo Exhibitors
The Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA, United States
13 - 18 February 2016
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SPIE Photonics West 2016, where you'll see the latest research, innovations, products, and services driving today's technology trends

Register today for Photonics West 2016 in San Francisco, CABIOS 2016, part of SPIE Photonics WestOPTO 2016, part of SPIE Photonics WestLASE 2016, part of SPIE Photonics West

Every year over 20,000 people come to SPIE Photonics West to see, learn about, and purchase the latest devices, components, and systems that are enabling, and driving, today’s trends: state-of-the art medical technologies, the Internet of Things, smart manufacturing, autonomous vehicles, and more. Come see what the buzz is all about.

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Technical Conference pre-registration is closed
Onsite registration opens Saturday
Onsite registration and badge pick-up locations, days, times
Exhibitions and Industry Events online registration is still open
Register for Free access to both exhibitions and all industry events * Free access to BiOS Expo, Photonics West Exhibition, Industry Events, 2-day Job Fair
Exhibitions and Industry Events
2016 Exhibition Guide (52 MB PDF)
2016 Industry Program (3 MB PDF)
BiOS Expo, 13 - 14 February 2016, the world's largest biomedical optics and biophotonics exhibition.
Photonics West exhibition, 16 - 18 February 2016, the flagship event for companies in the photonics industry.
Industry Events, 15 - 18 February 2016, events and sessions will provide valuable information and networking for anyone, from engineers to CEOs, looking for business content. Some events require tickets or an RSVP. Details online.
Technical Program
2016 Technical Program (17 MB PDF)
BiOS 2016 program (online)
LASE 2016 online program (online)
OPTO 2016 online program (online)
Abstracts and Proceedings*
Abstracts for BIOS (4 MB PDF)
Abstracts for OPTO (3 MB PDF)
Abstracts for LASE (2 MB PDF)
2016 Proceedings on SPIE Digital Library (available after the meeting)
Onsite Registration Hours / Badge Pick-Up
Moscone West Lobby
Saturday 13 February 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 14 February 7:15 am to 5:00 pm
Monday 15 February 7:15 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 16 February 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 17 February 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Moscone North Lobby
Monday 15 February 7:15 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 16 February 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 17 February 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 18 February 7:30 am to 4:00 pm

See you in San Francsico for SPIE Photonics West 2016


*SPIE conference papers are published in the Proceedings of SPIE and available via the SPIE Digital Library, the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research.  

The Proceedings are indexed in Web of Science, Scopus, Ei Compendex, Inspec, Google Scholar, Astrophysical Data System (ADS), DeepDyve, ReadCube, CrossRef, and other scholarly indexes, and are widely accessible to leading research organizations, conference attendees, and individual researchers.

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Technical Pre-registration
Closed 9 February 2016

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