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5 - 9 October 2020
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SPIE Photonex and Vacuum Expo

Photonex and Vacuum Expo, 6 - 8 October

SPIE Photonex + Vacuum Expo Digital Forum, 5 - 9 October 2020

Participate in the SPIE Photonex+Vacuum Expo Digital Forum, where you can join fellow academics, scientists and engineers sharing research, latest and emerging techniques, recent application and equipment developments. Included will be photonics, biophotonics, quantum technologies, lasers, optical technologies, nanotechnology, vacuum equipment and in-vacuum technologies.

Learn the latest through exhibitor product demos, live plenary presentations and on-demand technical talks, and enjoy networking with exhibiting companies and colleagues through online events. Mark your calendar and plan to connect with your community and advance your research.

Check back often in the weeks ahead as we continue to update the program content.

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Important Dates

Author Notification
16 September 2020

Manuscript Due Date
28 September 2020

Presentation Upload Available
21 - 28 September 2020

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A powerful week of content and connection

Plenary Sessions

  • Sir Peter Knight
  • Hélène Perrin
  • Roger McKinlay
  • QuantIC Plenary TBD
  • Live Q&A with speakers

Exhibitions - 50 companies

  • Photonex Exhibiton
  • Vacuum Expo 
  • Product demonstrations
  • Connection opportunities

Industry Programme - 12 speakers

  • Advances in Resilient Photonics Manufacturing
  • Photonics Growth 2021 and Beyond
  • Funding and the Innovation ecosystem
  • Future Horizons for Photonics Research: 2030 and Beyond

Conferences - 50 presentations

  • Biophotonics and Biomedical Microscopy
  • Hyperspectral Imaging and Applications
  • Emerging Applications in Silicon Photonics
  • Cold Atoms for Quantum Technologies
  • Quantum Photonics: Enabling Technologies
  • Thin Film and Coating Technologies, Science and Applications

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Live Plenary Sessions