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Advance Your Career

Apply your knowledge and share your expertise with the global SPIE community and gain support for your work and recognition from your peers. Be visible, give back, and advance your career.

Present and Publish
Present, publish and promote your research
Present your research at an SPIE conference then publish in the conference Proceedings, used by researchers worldwide, and leading in patent cites among optics and photonics collections. 
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Review Journals
SPIE Journal Reviewer Information
Reviewing a paper on a topic related to your area of expertise is a valuable contribution to the advancement of the field while staying informed about emerging scientific advances.
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Build Conference Programming
Conference Volunteer Responsibilities and Best Practices
Conference Chairs, Program Committee members, and Session Chairs are crucial to the success of SPIE events. SPIE seeks new course and program ideas, and outstanding technical individuals to chair them.
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Nominate for an SPIE Award
SPIE Awards Program
The Awards Program is the most prestigious way SPIE recognizes excellence. Since 1959, the best in optics and photonics have been honored for their significant achievements and contributions to the science of light.
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SPIE Fellows
SPIE Fellows
Each year, SPIE promotes Members as new Fellows of the Society. Fellows are Members of distinction who have made significant scientific and technical contributions in the fields optics and photonics.
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Senior Membership
SPIE Senior Members
SPIE Senior Members are Members honored for their professional experience, their active involvement with the optics community and SPIE, and/or significant performance that sets them apart from their peers.
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