Beijing International Convention Center
    Beijing, China
    12 - 14 October 2016
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    Author and Presenter Information

    Follow these instructions to develop a successful abstract, presentation, and manuscript, for presentation at the conference and publication in the Proceedings of SPIE and the SPIE Digital Library

    1. Submit an Abstract

    Abstract Due Date: 12 May 2014

    • Select one conference that most closely matches the topics in your abstract (do not submit the same abstract to multiple conferences)
    • Click "Submit an abstract" from within the conference you've chosen, and you'll be prompted to sign in to to complete the submission, by following the submission wizard.

    An official notification will be sent by email to the Contact Author of accepted presentations by 14 July 2014.

    Submission Questions? Contact Matthew Novak, SPIE Photonics Asia Conference Program Coordinator

    2. Prepare to Present at the Conference

    Preregister for the conference: Registration will open in Mid-July 2014.

    Presentation Questions? Contact Matthew Novak

    3. Prepare and Submit Your Manuscript  

    Manuscript Questions? View SPIE Contacts

    Benefits of Publishing with SPIE

    • Publication of your manuscript on the SPIE Digital Library offers worldwide access within 2 to 4 weeks after the meeting
    • With over 300,000 papers covering 1990 to the present, the SPIE Digital Library is the world's largest collection of research papers in optics and photonics
    • Proceedings of SPIE are among the most cited references in the patent literature
    • SPIE partners with relevant scientific databases to enable researchers to find the papers in the Proceedings of SPIE easily. The databases that abstract and index these papers include Astrophysical Data System (ADS), Chemical Abstracts (relevant content), Compendex, CrossRef, Current Contents, DeepDyve, Google Scholar, Inspec, Portico, Scopus, SPIN, and Web of Science Conference Proceedings Citation Index.
    • Articles and citations are linked via CrossRef
    • Publish your manuscript with attached multimedia files in SPIE Digital Library
    • After publication in Proceedings of SPIE, expand and revise your paper and submit it to one of SPIE's peer-reviewed journals (

    Important Dates

    Call for Papers Opens
    Early 2016

    Abstracts Due
    16 May 2016

    Author Notification
    July 2016

    Full-Length Manuscripts Due
    September 2016

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