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The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
1 - 6 February 2020
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2020 Industry Program: Entrepreneurs, Investors, Educators Week

Check out the NEW Entrepreneur Program taking place Saturday to Thursday—part of the 2020 SPIE Photonics West Industry Program.

Join entrepreneurs, investors, educators, and those interested in seeing the next deep tech innovations at this new, week-long event. Sessions will cover a range of topics, from pitching 101 to startup investment trends in deep tech. Come to this important event for the startup community.

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Prices increase 17 January

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Best rates end 20 December


Join us for six powerful days

Enjoy full days of learning, networking, pitches, and presentations. Each day is focused on a different area and offers a variety of applicable events. Mark your calendar and start making your plans to attend.

Saturday Healthcare focus
Sunday - Monday Entrepreneur training
Tuesday Venture Summit
Wednesday Startup Challenge
Thursday Wrap up

Your paid Photonics West badge gives you access

A SPIE Photonics West full conference registration is required for access to the Entrepreneur program. For more information, review full registration details.

Popular activities included with your registration:

BIOS Expo, Photonics West Exhibition, 2-day Job Fair, and other exhibit floor activities
The 2020 Industry Program, which includes the 6-Day Entrepreneur Program
NEW: Tuesday SPIE Venture Summit
  NEW: expanded Startup Challenge pitches and awards
The popular AR, VR, MR 2020 Conference
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Sponsors and Strategic Partners

Jenoptik LDV Capital
Edmund Optics Hamamatu Thorlabs MKS Instruments
Luminate NSF