Anaheim Convention Center
Anaheim, California, United States
9 - 13 April 2017
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Onsite Services

SPIE Conference and Exhibition App
Search and browse the program, special events, participants, exhibitors, courses, and more. Free Conference Apps available for iPhone and Android phones.

SPIE Exhibitor Directory
Pratt St. Lower Lobby (Level 100)
Search exhibitors by name or booth numbers, browse products, and search technologies.

Internet Access

Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300) – near SPIE Bookstore
Complimentary wired Internet access is available; attendees can hook up their laptops or use provided workstations.

Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Hall G (Level 100) Tuesday through Thursday
Camden Lobby (Level 300)
Meeting Rooms 314-350 (Level 300)
Complimentary wireless access is available; instructions will be posted onsite.

SPIE Bookstore
Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Stop by the SPIE Bookstore to browse the latest SPIE Press Books, proceedings, and educational materials. While there, get a t-shirt or educational toy to bring home to the family.

SPIE Education Services
Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Browse course offerings or learn more about SPIE courses available in portable formats including online and customized, in-company courses.

SPIE Press Room
Pratt St. East Show Office (Level 200)
Open during Registration hours
For Registered Press only. The Press Room provides meeting space, refreshments, access to exhibitor press releases, and Internet connections. Press are urged to register before the meeting by emailing name, contact information, and name of publication to Preregistration closes approximately 10 days before the start of the event.

SPIE Luggage + Coat Check
Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Sunday through Thursday
Complimentary luggage, package, and coat storage are available. Please note hours; no late pickup available.

Baltimore Convention Center Business Center
Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Monday through Thursday
The Business Center provides full service business needs for your convenience. They provide photocopying, faxing, computer workstations and printing services. Shipping is provided through FedEx. Office supplies are also available. Phone 410-649-7194 for more details.

Visit Baltimore Restaurant & City Information
Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Monday through Thursday
The information table, near the escalators, will have printed information for those who would like to know more about restaurant and city information.

Visit Anaheim Information Desk
Location: Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300)
Monday through Thursday

Child Care Services
Elizabeth Cooney Agency Inc., Toll Free: 888-353-1700, Phone: 410-323-1700, Fax: 410-377-4722
Note: SPIE does not imply an endorsement or recommendation of these services. They are provided on an "information only" basis for your further analysis and decision. Other services may be available.

Urgent Message Line
An urgent message line is available during registration hours: 410-649-7406.

Lost and Found
Pratt St. Lobby – Cashier
Open during Registration hours
Found items will be kept at Cashier. At the end of the meeting, all found items will be turned over to Baltimore Convention Center’s Public Safety Office, 410.649.7055.

Food + Beverage Services

Coffee Breaks
Pratt St. Lobby (Level 300) & Camden Lobby (Level 300)
Sunday, Monday, and Thursday afternoon

Two locations in the Exhibition Hall (Level 100)
Tuesday through Thursday morning
Complimentary coffee will be served twice daily, at 10:00 am and 3:00 pm. Check individual conference listings for exact times and locations.

Food & Refreshments for Purchase
Market Fresh Café - Main Terrace (Level 300)
Starbucks - Pratt St Lobby (Level 300)
Sunday through Thursday - hours posted

Exhibition Halls (Level 100)
Tuesday through Thursday during exhibition hours
Hot and cold snacks, hot entrees, deli sandwiches, salads, and pastries are available for purchase, including espresso and beverages. Cash and credit cards accepted.

Complimentary tickets for dessert snacks are included in course and conference attendee registration packets.

Important Author Dates

Abstracts Due
26 September 2016

Author Notification
5 December 2016

Manuscripts Due
13 March 2017

Browse Defense, Security, and Sensing 2011 papers

Rising Researchers
Recognizing early career professionals.

Applications Due
3 October

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