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SPIE Professional Editorial Calendar and Advertising

SPIE delivers a quarterly magazine called SPIE Professional. Advertising in SPIE Professional provides a unique opportunity to reach a highly qualified audience (both industry and academia) of some 18,000 SPIE Members, with bonus distribution at SPIE's largest meetings.

SPIE Professional magazine cover for April 2017SPIE Professional articles cover the optics and photonics industry, technology and research highlights, and topics to help optics and photonics professionals succeed in their careers. Advertising in SPIE Professional will expose your message to key decision makers in the optics and photonics industry.

Even better, a recent survey shows that Members are active readers of the magazine, with 46% reporting they visited a company's Web site after they saw an ad in SPIE Professional. Readers are looking for new solutions to their research problems; more than half (56%) work in R&D and/or engineering.

SPIE Members value the content of SPIE Professional as well, with 51% keeping the magazine for reference or passing their issues along to students and colleagues.

As an added bonus, SPIE Professional will post a logo and a link to advertisers' websites in the online edition of the magazine.

Build visibility in the optics and photonics community by advertising in SPIE Professional magazine, the easiest and most reliable way to reach all the Members of SPIE.

SPIE Professional Rate Card / Insertion Order (PDF)

SPIE Professional Editorial Calendar (subject to change)          
Issue Date
Themes Distribution (members and SPIE Meetings)
Advertising Deadline
January 2019 Wearables and AR/VR: beyond gaming >18k members, Photonics West (7k), Medical Imaging (500), Smart Structures (750), and Advanced Lithography (600) 16 October 2018
April 2019 Dual-use technology >18k members, Defense + Commercial Sensing (3.3k), Remote Sensing, Security + Defence (750) 15 January 2019
July 2019 Air and water >18k members, Optics + Photonics (3.3k) 13 April 2019
October 2019 Biophotonic therapeutics >18k members 13 July 2019



Contact Information:
For SPIE Professional advertising:
Melissa Farlow
phone | +1 360 685 5596
fax | +1 360 647 1445