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Joseph A. Floreano Riverside Convention Center
Rochester, New York, United States
18 - 21 October 2021
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Invitation to SPIE Optifab

Optifab, organized jointly by SPIE and APOMA, is the largest optical manufacturing conference and exhibition held in the United States.

With a unique technical focus on classical and advanced optical manufacturing technologies, Optifab offers conference attendees an exceptional opportunity to interact with worldwide experts in the field of optical fabrication. We invite you to actively participate in the technical program by joining us for Optifab 2021.

RESEARCHERS — Present your latest technical results. Researchers can present a paper or poster in a variety of optical manufacturing topic areas.

INDUSTRY— Present your latest product breakthrough. Companies can highlight their latest developments optical manufacturing.

We encourage you to further view our web site and hope you will consider joining us this fall in Rochester. 

2021 Conference Chairs

 Jessica DeGroote Nelson

Jessica DeGroote Nelson,

 Blair Unger

Blair Unger,
N2 Imaging Systems, LLC.

2021 Program Committee

Jay Anzellotti, IDEX/Semrock, Inc. (USA)
Thomas Battley, New York Photonics Industry Association (USA)
Danielle Bechtold, OptiPro Systems, LLC (USA)
Nicholas Bilis, Ohara Corp. (USA)
Rebecca Wilson Borrelli, Harris Corp. (USA)
Matthew Brophy, Optimax Systems, Inc. (USA)
Christopher T. Cotton, ASE Sailing, Inc. (USA)
Johnathan Davis, QED Technologies, Inc. (USA)
John P. Deegan, Rochester Precision Optics, LLC. (USA)
Peter de Groot, Zygo Corp.
Dan Gauch, Schneider Optical Machines, Inc. (USA)
Paul Harmon, Vadient Optics/Nanovox (USA)
Heidi Hofke, OptoTech Optical Machinery Inc. (USA)
Todd Jaeger, Heraeus (USA)
Jay Kumler, JENOPTIK Optical Systems, LLC. (USA)
Justin J. Mahanna, Universal Photonics Inc. (USA)
Michael A. Marcus, Lumetrics, Inc. (USA)
John J. Nemechek, Metrology Concepts LLC (USA)
Matthias Pfaff, OptoTech Optikmaschinen GmbH (Germany)
Steve Sokach, SCHOTT North America (USA)
Erik Stover, TriOptics (USA)
Kirk J. Warden, LaCroix Precision Optics (USA)


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Important dates

Abstracts due
7 June 2021

Author notification
5 July 2021

Manuscripts due
28 September 2021

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