Attend the most important event for XR hardware. Registration is open.

Researchers and engineers, investors and entrepreneurs, customers and suppliers meet at SPIE AR | VR | MR to create the future of augmented, virtual, and mixed reality. This focus on hardware and enabled content, combined with visionary industry perspectives from technology leaders working in the largest AR-VR-MR companies, startups, and suppliers, make this event one to include on your calendar every year. Come and discover the hardware that will enable the metaverse.

Conferences and courses 23-25 January 2022 | Exhibition 24-25 January 2022
The Moscone Center West, San Francisco
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Join monthly webinars

Enjoy a variety of webinars, including monthly interviews by Bernard Kress and Christophe Peroz as they speak with the biggest names from XR companies. Register for upcoming sessions or watch past interviews.

Get ready for an exciting 2022 program

Covering technology in development, with sessions spanning digital optics, near-eye displays, new materials, light sources and optical engines, and full optical architectures for displays and sensing.

Explore the 2022 program


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Hear or share the latest XR research, late abstracts still accepted


Technical topics

  • Novel imaging systems and displays
  • Combiner optics and architectures
  • 3D display techniques
  • Human perception and user experience in immersive displays
  • Optical sensors for depth mapping and tracking

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