Presentation guidelines

Preparing your presentation for Defense + Commercial Sensing

Thank you for your interest in participating in SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing. We recommend reviewing the information below to become familiar with how to prepare your presentation. 

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Participant preparing poster PDF and videos for SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing

Important dates


Abstracts due 19 October 2022
Registration opens January 2023
Authors notified and program posts online 9 January 2023
Submission system opens for manuscripts and poster PDFs* 27 February 2023
Post-deadline abstracts due: Submit via conference listings 13 March 2023
Poster PDFs due for spie.org preview and publication 5 April 2023
Manuscripts due 12 April 2023
Advance upload deadline for oral presentation slides** 28 April 2023

*Contact author or speaker must register prior to uploading
**After this date slides must be uploaded onsite at Speaker Check-in

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