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Moscone West
San Francisco, California, United States
2 - 4 February 2020
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Onsite Services

Information for planning and attending SPIE AR VR MR 2020.


Onsite Registration and Badge Pickup Hours
The Moscone Center, West, Level 2

Sunday 2 February 7:15 am to 5:00 pm
Monday 3 February 7:15 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 4 February 7:30 am to 5:00 pm

Wireless Internet Access
All Moscone Lobbies and Conference Rooms

Complimentary wireless access is available throughout Moscone West.


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 also available on the app.


SPIE Luggage + Coat Check
Moscone West, Level 2
Sunday through Tuesday
Open during registration hours

Complimentary luggage, package, and coat storage are available. Please note posted hours; no late pickup available.


Food and Refreshments for Purchase
Various Locations

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.

West Lobby Sunday - Tuesday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
North and South Photonics West Expo Halls Sunday - Tuesday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Restaurant and City Information
Moscone Center South Lobby
Saturday through Wednesday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


The San Francisco Travel Association will have Visitor’s guides and maps available and sells the San Francisco CityPASS, Muni 1-, 3- and 7-Day Passports, cable car tickets, the Explorer Pass, Muni maps and hop-on-hop-off bus tickets. Staff are available to discuss city information including tips on local restaurants, the city’s many attractions, sightseeing suggestions and transit information.


SPIE Bookstore
Moscone Center Exhibition Level, between North and South Halls

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.


Business Center
Moscone Center Exhibition Level, near Hall C
Tuesday through Thursday, 9 am to 5 pm


The Moscone Business Center provides full-service business needs for your convenience. Their services include photocopying, faxing, computer workstations and printing services.


SPIE Press Room
Moscone Center North Lobby
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 media@spie.org. Preregistration closes approximately 10 days before the start of the event.


Lost and Found
Cashier, Moscone Center, West, Level 2  

Found items will be kept at Cashier during the meeting and available only during registration hours. At the end of the meeting, all found items will be turned over to Moscone Security Control, 415.974.4021


Quiet Room
Moscone Center, North Lobby, Room 115
Open during registration hours.

The Quiet Room is intended for silent meditation, reflection, or prayer. No mobile device or computer use, and no food or beverages allowed.


Mothers' Lounge
Moscone Center, North & South Lobby
Open during registration hours. See Cashier for access.

The Mothers' Lounge is a lockable room intended for nursing mothers. Please note that there is no running water or refrigeration in this space.


Child Care Services

Sitters Unlimited, San Francisco Bay Area, (408) 452-0225, Rachael Osorio, Email: rfosorio15@gmail.com

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: 415.978.3700

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