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Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
Orlando, Florida, United States
15 - 19 April 2018
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Industry Sessions. These free sessions provide valuable information and networking for anyone, from engineers to CEOs, looking for the latest on imaging, cameras, detectors, Big Data, public policy, and more.

Defense + Commercial Sensing Industry Sessions. These free sessions will provide valuable information and networking for anyone, from engineers to CEOs, looking for the latest on imaging, cameras, detectors, Big Data, public policy, and more.

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High-Speed Thermal Imaging
Update from DARPA
Spectral Imaging in Precision Agricultural Management: Potential for Crop Health Monitoring and Pathogen Detection
Emerging Applications for Lidar
Commercialisation of Quantum Technologies
Markets and Opportunities for Mid-IR Sensing and Imaging
Next Generation CMOS Image Sensor Technology
Multi-directional polarized COMS image sensors
Mid-Infrared Comes of Age: Technology and Applications
Using Shortwave Infrared (SWIR) Cameras for High Temperature Measurement Applications
FLIR has jumped into HOT MWIR
Solid State Technology for LIDAR, MM Wave, and THz Imaging
CMOS-based Hyperspectral imaging: technologies, promises, pitfalls
Complexity of a Tricorder: opportunities and challenges of portable spectroscopy in food safety applications
Update: SPIE Political Activity
Lighting the Path Towards Autonomous Mobility
Jumpstarting Innovation: Learn about the National Science Foundation I-Corps Grant Program
FLIR: AI Advancements in Thermal Image Datasets
Infrared Focal Plane Array development at FLIR

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Free Full- and Half-Day Workshops

Designing, Debugging, Simulating, and Testing Complex ARINC 818 Systems
Get hands-on training and certification for ARINC 818 and gain hands-on experience with related hardware and applications. Appropriate for system architects, avionics engineers, and production test engineers.

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Key Legal Issues Facing the Optics Industry

Join this free half-day workshop on the legal challenges we are facing today. Topics include cybersecurity, domestic preferences (Buy American Act), export controls and sanctions, prime-subcontractor agreements, and more.

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Snapshot Courses: 2-Hour Courses for Non-Technical Staff

SC609: Basic Optics for Non-Optics Personnel
16 April 2018
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Kevin G. Harding, GE Global Research (United States)
$250.00 Members | $275.00 Non-members


SC1246: Infrared Imaging Technology Basics
16 April 2018
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Course Level: Introductory
Instructor: Austin A. Richards, FLIR Systems, Inc. (United States)
$250.00 Members | $275.00 Non-members

DCS Expo 

Register today to attend the SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing 2018 Expo. Come learn, collaborate, and network to help move your projects forward and plan for the future. See 400 top companies all in one location.

SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing Expo 2017

Job Fair at DCS 2017

Two-Day Job Fair

Top employers are coming together to interview and hire candidates at SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing 2018. Whether you are looking for employees or looking for a job, this is your chance to connect with the best.