18 - 22 August 2024
San Diego, California, US

Make plans to attend and learn about latest insights, and breakthroughs in San Diego this August

Conferences and Courses 18 - 22 August 2024 | Exhibition 20 - 22 August 2024

Join leading researchers and scientists as they contribute to advancements in optical engineering, nanotechnology, quantum science, and organic photonics.

Meet face-to-face with premier researchers and discuss your product needs with top optics and photonics suppliers at the free 3-day exhibition. Industry partners will be there to help solve problems, cut costs, and increase capabilities.
We look forward to seeing you in San Diego.

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2024 Plenary slate announced

SPIE Optics + Photonics leadership is proud to announce the slate of plenary presenters for the upcoming event.

2024 Featured Plenary - 2023 Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

Anne L'Huillier

Lund Univ.

2024 Sustainability Plenaries

Joseph J. Berry

National Renewable Energy Lab.
(United States)

Alexandra Boltasseva

Purdue Univ. (United States) and
The Quantum Science Ctr.,
Oak Ridge National Lab. (United States)

2024 Nanoscience + Engineering Plenaries

Hui Cao

Yale Univ.
(United States)

Jason Valentine

Vanderbilt Univ.
(United States)

2024 Organic Photonics + Electronics Plenaries

Stephen Forrest

Univ. of Michigan
(United States)

Jenny Nelson

Imperial College London
(United Kingdom)

Bin Liu

National Univ. of Singapore

Paul Burn

The Univ. of Queensland

2024 Optical Engineering + Applications Plenaries

Bert Müller

Univ. Basel

Steven Boggs

Univ. of California, San Diego
(United States)

Zhi-Pei Liang

Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
(United States)

Julie Bentley

The Institute of Optics, Univ. of Rochester
(United States)

Nelson Claytor

Fresnel Technologies, Inc.
(United States)

Jeremy Perkins

NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr.
(United States)

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  • Plenary talks
  • Technical presentations
  • Networking sessions
  • Course offerings
  • Professional development
  • Free three-day exhibition

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