The next generation of sensors research + applications

You are invited to participate in SPIE Future Sensing Technologies where research scientists, engineers, and industry leaders converge to discuss important and ongoing progress in advanced sensor systems, related technologies, and specialized application areas.

Join your colleagues in Yokohama to learn about emerging sensor technologies and advance your research.

Conferences: 22–24 April 2024
Courses: 25 April 2024

Colocated with OPIC—Optics and Photonics International Congress
and the OPIE industry exhibition

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Primary conference topics for the 2024 event

Next Generation Technology

  • Optical wireless power transfer
  • AR/VR
  • Photonics
  • Optical communications
  • Space-based missions

Imaging and Sensing

  • Cameras and systems
  • RADAR systems
  • Hyperspectral
  • Computational methods
  • LIDAR technology and applications
  • Polarization sensing and imaging
  • EO/IR/SWIR sensing

Application Areas

  • UAV applications
  • Environmental remote and proximal sensing
  • Food/water/waste safety and inspection
  • Sensing for safety and security
  • Autonomous vehicle sensing
  • Sensor-based sorting and quality control


  • Artificial intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Signal and image processing
  • Data fusion
  • Sensor information processing

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