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Technical events

Focused sessions on topics related to the conference program

Technical events

Meet peers interested in the same topics and explore the latest research, hear different perspectives, and participate in engaging discussions. Find old friends and discover new partnerships.

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28 January 2023 • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 301 (Level 3 South) 
Join the Ophthalmic Technologies conference for the 2023 Pascal Rol Keynote Address, given this year by National Eye Institute Director Dr. Michael Chiang.
28 January 2023 • 2:35 PM - 3:35 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 306 (Level 3 South) 
Attend this informative panel discussion presented by the Visualizing and Quantifying Drug Distribution in Tissue VII conference.
28 January 2023 • 4:20 PM - 5:45 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 76 (Lower Mezzanine South) 
Please join the Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications of Light in Cardiology 2023 conference for this exciting panel discussion.
29 January 2023 • 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM PST | Moscone Center, Room 307 (Level 3 South) 
Please join the Optical Methods for Tumor Treatment and Detection: Mechanisms and Techniques in Photodynamic Therapy XXXI conference for this informative discussion.
29 January 2023 • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Sutter (5th Floor) 
29 January 2023 • 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Sutter (5th Floor) 
29 January 2023 • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 153 (Upper Mezzanine South) 
Join your colleagues in a discussion of outcomes-based studies that can change the lives of patients and visions for translating biophotonics technologies into novel healthcare solutions.
29 January 2023 • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Sutter (5th Floor) 
29 January 2023 • 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Sutter (5th Floor) 
29 January 2023 • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PST | Moscone Center, Level 2 West 
Conference attendees are invited to attend the BiOS poster session on Sunday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field.
30 January 2023 • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 312 (Level 3 South) 
Come hear speakers from industry and regulatory agencies share their perspectives and advice on incorporating regulatory requirements into product development and how to achieve successful regulatory strategies.
30 January 2023 • 3:20 PM - 4:50 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 156 (Upper Mezzanine South) 
Listen to experts in the field converse about optical super-resolved imaging in this panel put on by conference 12378, Dynamics and Fluctuations in Biomedical Photonics.
30 January 2023 • 4:20 PM - 5:20 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 202 (Level 2 South) 
Please join us to discuss microfluidics, bioMEMS, and medical microsystems and honor the best papers in the conference.
30 January 2023 • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM PST | Moscone Center, Level 2 West 
Students present 3-minute rapid-fire overviews of their BiOS poster research. The top three presentations will receive cash prizes.
30 January 2023 • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PST | Moscone Center, Level 2 West 
Conference attendees are invited to attend the BiOS poster session on Monday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field.
31 January 2023 • 2:00 PM - 3:20 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 158 (Upper Mezzanine South) 
Come watch the competition. A cash prize will be awarded to the best student presentation in the LASE conference on Frontiers in Ultrafast Optics.
31 January 2023 • 3:10 PM - 6:10 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 215 (Level 2 South) 
Invited talks from Khershed Cooper, Manyalibo Matthews, Martin Wegener, Uli Lemmer, and Henry Helvajian followed by a panel discussion with Bo Gu, Hongqiang Chen, Henry Helvajian, and Ruth Houbertz
31 January 2023 • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST | Moscone Center, Level 2 West 
Conference attendees are invited to attend the LASE (and select BiOS conferences) poster session on Tuesday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field.
31 January 2023 • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Intercontinental Ballroom B (5th Floor) 
Join the holography technical group for a discussion on recent developments and directions in holography, focusing in particular on new materials, color display holography, digital holography, CGHs, and HOEs.
31 January 2023 • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Intercontinental Ballroom C (5th Floor) 
Join us for the annual meeting on laser communications. We invite all professionals involved in theory and applications of free-space laser communications, remote sensing and supporting technologies.
31 January 2023 • 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM PST | InterContinental Hotel, Intercontinental Ballroom A (5th Floor) 
1 February 2023 • 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM PST | Moscone Center, Room 308 (Level 3 South) 
Join us for small-group discussions on technologies related to complex light with a variety of experienced researchers in the field.
1 February 2023 • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM PST | Moscone Center, Level 2 West 
Conference attendees are invited to attend the OPTO poster session on Wednesday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field.