Optical Systems Design plenary events

Hear from world-class speakers on research challenges and breakthroughs

World-class speakers

Enjoy live Optical Systems Design plenary sessions featuring top speakers. These leaders in the field focus on sharing developing research and their visions of the future.

See the list of events below. Click through to find details and recordings.

Plenary speaker at SPIE Digital Optical Technologies
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On demand | Presented Live 13 September 2021 
Vladan Blahnik, Carl Zeiss (Germany) and Pablo Benitez, Technical Univ. of Madrid (Spain), report in their plenary talks on Lens Development at ZEISS for NASA missions, and on freeform optics design.
13 September 2021 • 16:30 - 17:30 CEST icon_live_event.svg
Join us for an exciting plenary presentation by Pierluigi Silvestrin, ESA (Netherlands), on the Earth observation programmes of the European Space Agency (ESA)
14 September 2021 • 09:00 - 10:00 CEST icon_live_event.svg
Join us for an engaging Security + Defence Symposium Plenary Presentation by Patrick R. Body, Tecnobit-Grupo Oesía (Spain).
On demand | Presented Live 14 September 2021 
Join us for exciting plenary lectures by John Rogers (Synopsys) on lens design through the ages, and by Bernard Kress (Microsoft) on waveguide combiner technologies and their evolution over the recent years.
15 September 2021 • 09:00 - 10:00 CEST icon_live_event.svg
Join us for an engaging plenary lecture by Adriano Camps, Univ. Politècnica de Catalunya (Spain), on NanoSats and current trends in scientific and communications missions.