22 - 24 April 2024
Yokohama, Japan

The next generation of sensors research + applications

Thank you for helping make SPIE Future Sensing Technologies 2024 a success. This is the meeting where research scientists, engineers, and industry leaders converge to discuss important and ongoing progress in advanced sensor systems, related technologies, and specialized application areas. The 2024 meeting was collocated with OPIC—Optics and Photonics International Congress and the OPIE industry exhibition. Colleagues gathered in Yokohama to learn about emerging sensor technologies and to advance research around the globe. We look forward to seeing you in 2025.

SPIE Future Sensing Technology conferences: 22–24 April 2024
OPIC conferences: 22–26 April 2024
OPIE Exhibition: 24–26 April 2024

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Come to hear world-class keynote presentations

Kazunori Miyata, Nikon Corp. (Japan)

Kazunori Miyata

Nikon Corp. (Japan)

Ryuichi Tadano, Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corp. (Japan)

Ryuichi Tadano

Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corp. (Japan)

Collocated event: an opportunity to connect with researchers and industry

Future Sensing Technologies is collocated with OPIC—Optics and Photonics International Congress, which features 16 conferences on related technologies. Registered attendees will have access to all OPIC conference sessions and special events, as well as the OPIE Exhibition, featuring more than 400 optics and photonics companies.

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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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