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San Jose Convention Center
San Jose, California, United States
23 - 27 February 2020
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Onsite Services

Below, find useful information for planning and attending SPIE Advanced Lithography.

Onsite Registration & Badge Pickup Hours
Convention Center

Sunay 23 February 7:15 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday 24 February 7:15 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 25 February 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 26 February 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 27 February 7:45 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday is conference registration only

Speaker Check-In & Preview Stations
Convention Center, Ballroom Concourse 

Sunday 23 February 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday 24 February 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 25 February 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 26 February 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 27 February 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM

All conference rooms have a computer workstation, projector, screen, lapel microphone, and laser pointer. All presenters are requested to come to Speaker Check-In with their memory devices or laptops to confirm their presentation display settings. 

Poster Setup Instructions
Convention Center, Hall 2

Wednesday 26 February 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Poster authors to be present and at their posters during the session to answer questions and provide in-depth discussion concerning their posters.

Your technical or participant registration badge is required to be worn to attend the poster sessions. 

Review Poster Presentation Guidelines

Wireless Internet Access
Convention Center, Upper Level Concourse

Complimentary wireless access is available; instructions will be posted onsite.

West end WiFi sponsored by

East end and Exhibition Hall WiFi sponsored by

Phone Charging Station
Convention Center Concourse, Open during registration hours

Sponsored by
KLA Tencor

SPIE Conferences and Exhibitions App

Search and browse the program, special events, participants, exhibitors, courses, and more. Build your personalized schedule and sync with the online MySchedule tool. The free SPIE Conferences and Exhibitions App is available for iPhone and Android phones. Information about restaurants and food options is also available on the app.

SPIE Bookstore
Convention Center Lobby, near Registration

Stop by the SPIE Bookstore to browse the latest SPIE Press Books and educational materials. While there, get a t-shirt or educational toy to bring home to the family.

SPIE Education Services
Course Materials Pick-up, near Registration, open during registration hours

Sunday-Thursday: Bookstore

If you have registered to attend a course, please stop by the Bookstore after you pick up your badge. Turn in your course ticket to get your course materials and the location of your course.  Browse course offerings or learn more about SPIE courses available in portable formats such as online and customized, in-company courses.

Privacy Room
Convention Center
Open during registration hours

The Privacy Room is a lockable room intended for nursing mothers. Please note: there is no running water or refrigeration in this space.

Quiet Room
Convention Center, a room will be specified
Open during registration hours

The Quiet Room is intended for silent meditation, reflection, and prayer. No mobile devices or computer use is allowed, and no food nor beverages are allowed.

Lost and Found
SPIE Cashier
Open during registration hours  

Found items will be kept at SPIE Registration Cashier during the meeting and available only during registration hours. At the end of the meeting, all found items will be turned over to the Convention Center Security Control, 408.277.3500

Complimentary Coffee and Breakfast Breads

Throughout day until 4:00 PM Convention Center, Ballroom Concourse and Exhibition Hall
Breakfast Breads
7:30 AM Convention Center, Ballroom Concourse

Please check the conference schedule for specific break times.

SPIE Hosted Lunches

Tuesday - Wednesday
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Convention Center Exhibition Hall
Check individual conference listings for exact times.
Complimentary tickets for these lunches will be included with full conference registrations. Sutdents may purchase tickets at the Cashier Desk. 

Food and Refreshments for Purchase
Various locations offer hot and cold snacks, hot entrees, deli snadwiches, salads, and pasteries for purchase. Cash and credit cards accepted. 

There are a variety of food and drink options, including hot and cold snacks, espresso, beverages, hot entrees, deli sandwiches, salads, and pastries available for purchase. Cash and credit cards accepted.

Dining Hours at the Convention Center

Monday - Thursday 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Ballroom Concourse
Tuesday - Wednesday 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Exhibition Hall Concession Stand

Child Care Services

Bay Area Sitters Unlimited, 408.452-0225, Rachael Osorio, Email: rfosorio15@gmail.com

Urban Sitter lets you hand pick your childcare provider online.

SPIE does not imply an endorsement nor 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: 408.271.6033

Post-Deadline Abstracts
Submission Instructions

Manuscripts Due
29 January 2020

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