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Baltimore, Maryland, United States
20 - 24 April 2015
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SPIE Defense + Security 2015 Call for Papers

SPIE Defense + Security 2015 Call for Papers

The SPIE Defense + Security technical program focuses on sensors, imaging, and optical technologies for security, homeland defense, and military applications, with specific focus on applications in security, law enforcement, port/border security, and avionics/aerospace. 

Present your work at the most important scientific conferences for these critical technologies.

Post-Deadline Abstract Submissions
Late abstracts may be accepted, subject to chair approval. Contact your SPIE Conference Programs Coordinator, Stephanie or Pat, for details.

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 • Imaging and Sensing Technologies  • Infrared Sensors and Systems
 • Lasers and Systems  • Radar Sensors
 • Display Technologies  • Imagery and Pattern Analysis
 • Information System and Networks  • Next-Generation Sensors and Systems
 • Command, Control, Communications & Intelligence (C3I)   Sensor Data and Information Exploitation

 • Avionics/Aerospace  • Port/Border Protection
 • Communications/Networking  • Cyber Sensing/Security
 • Mine/Chemical Detection (CBRNE)  • System/Network Integrator/VAR
 • UAVs  • Biometrics
 • Cyber Sensing/Security  • Instrumentation and Control
Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance  


2015 Plenary Speaker
Alan R. Shaffer

Alan R. Shaffer
Principal Deputy Assistant Secretyar of Defense Research and Engineering
Department of Defense


 2015 Symposium Chairs
Nils Sandell Jr.

Nils R. Sandell Jr., PhD.
Director, Strategic Technology Office
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

2015 Symposium Chair

David A. Logan

David A. Logan
Vice President, and General Manager of Technology Solutions, BAE Systems

2015 Symposium Co-Chair

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Important Author Dates

Post-Deadline Abstract Submissions
Late abstracts may be accepted,
subject to chair approval

Notice to Authors
15 December 2014

On-site Manuscript Due Date
Conference DS130 ONLY:
9 February 2015

Manuscripts Due Date
for Post-Meeting
Proceedings Volumes
23 March 2015

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