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Advertise in SPIE Professional Magazine

SPIE delivers a quarterly magazine called SPIE Professional. Advertising in SPIE Professional provides a unique opportunity to reach a highly qualified audience (both industry and academia) of some 18,000 SPIE Members.

SPIE Professional magazine cover for October 2016SPIE Professional articles cover the optics and photonics industry, technology and research highlights, and topics to help optics and photonics professionals succeed in their careers. Advertising in SPIE Professional will expose your message to key decision makers in the optics and photonics industry.

Even better, a recent survey shows that Members are active readers of the magazine, with 46% reporting they visited a company's Web site after they saw an ad in SPIE Professional. Readers are looking for new solutions to their research problems; more than half (56%) work in R&D and/or engineering.

SPIE Members value the content of SPIE Professional as well, with 51% keeping the magazine for reference or passing their issues along to students and colleagues.

As an added bonus, SPIE Professional will post a logo and a link to advertisers' websites in the online edition of the magazine.

Build visibility in the optics and photonics community by advertising in SPIE Professional magazine, the easiest and most reliable way to reach all the Members of SPIE.

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SPIE Professional Editorial Calendar (subject to change)           Updated 9 January 2017
January 2017 Optics of autonomous vehicles, preview of SPIE Photonics West 2017; announcement of SPIE Award recipients for 2017; history of the Frits Zernike Award; SPIE Women in Optics calendar; shortcomings of the journal impact factor; policies to support families and gender equity in the optics workplace; an international day of light 14 October 2016
April 2017 Raman spectroscopy for drug detection; highlights from SPIE Photonics West, Prism Awards, and SPIE Startup Challenge; new SPIE Fellows; SPIE 2017 Salary Survey; SPIE Educator Award; Pluto and the SPIE George W. Goddard Award; 3D-printed ophthalmic lenses 16 January 2017
July 2017 Preview of SPIE Optics + Photonics 2017, feature on SPIE Gold Medal recipient, SPIE election candidates, sustainable photonics for manufacturing and materials processing 14 April 2017
October 2017 SPIE election results and highlights from SPIE Optics + Photonics, new SPIE Senior Members, SPIE scholarship recipients 14 July 2017
January 2018 Previews of SPIE Photonics West and SPIE Medical Imaging 2018; SPIE Award recipients for 2018; a new SPIE Women in Optics calendar; celebrating an international day of light on 18 May 2018 16 October 2017



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For SPIE Professional advertising:
Melissa Farlow
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