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Support & Advocacy for the Photonics Industry

Advocacy and Industry Support

SPIE is the voice for the optics and photonics industry (including research, development, and business growth). We work on your behalf, and with your involvement, to shape policies, advocacy activities, standard setting, education, and publicity that will support the growth and success of our industry.

Pro-Industry Activities supported by SPIE
Export Control advocacy and education
National Photonics Initiative (NPI)
The American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics
(AIM Photonics)
Slides from the 17 Nov 2015 meeting (PDF)
Complete list of all SPIE Public Policy activities
Press Releases
Press Release: Vice President Biden announces details of integrated photonics manufacturing center in New York
SPIE Professional article: US establishes photonics manufacturing hub in NY
Press Release: National Photonics Initiative congratulates industry partner Hamamatsu on contributions to Nobel prize-winning research
All SPIE Press Releases

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