Conferences & Exhibitions

Thirteenth International Conference on Near-Field Optics, Nanophotonics, and Related Techniques

Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
31 August-4 September 2014

This is the premier platform for the latest advancements in nano-optics, near-field microscopy, plasmonics, metamaterials, quantum information, biosensing and ultrafast dynamics. 


Imperial College London
1-4 September 2014

Photon14 is the largest optics and photonics conference in the UK and the seventh in the series, following Photon02 (Cardiff), Photon04 (Glasgow), Photon06 (Manchester), Photon08 (Edinburgh), Photon10 (Southampton) and Photon12 (Durham). Its is an umbrella conference series embracing both 'Optics and Photonics 2014' and 'QEP-21' and has a common social programme.

11th IMEKO Symposium Laser Metrology for Precision Measurement and Inspection in Industry

Tsukuba City, Japan
2-5 September 2014

The objective of this symposium is to gather scientists and engineers working in the field of laser metrology and provide a forum for discussion for exchanging points of view and experience and sharing research results through high quality peer reviewed papers.

China International Optoelectronic Expo

Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
2-5 September 2014

International Symposium on Physics and Application of Laser Dynamics

Hsinchu, Taiwan
3-5 September 2014

International Conference Fluorescence-based Diagnostic Oral Diseases

Montpellier, France
4-5 September 2014

Industrial Automation North America (IANA) and Motion, Drive & Automation North America (MDA NA)

McCormick Place complex, Chicago
8-13 September 2014
Deutsche Messe

LANE 2014

Furth, Germany
8-11 September 2014

Strategies in Biophotonics

Boston Park Plaza Hotel, USA
10-11 September 2014

SPIE Laser Damage

Boulder, Colorado, USA
14-17 September 2014

Night Vision and Thermal Optics

London, United Kingdom
15-17 September 2014

EOS Annual Meeting 2014

Berlin Adlershof, Germany
15-19 September 2014
European Optical Society

Enova Paris 2014

Paris, France
16-18 September 2014
GL Events Exhibitions

SPIE Scanning Microscopies

Monterey, California, USA
16-18 September 2014

3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Summit and Expo

Pittsburgh, USA
16-18 September 2014

SPIE Photomask Technology

Monterey, California, USA
16-18 September 2014

OLEDs World Summit 2014

Berkeley, CA, USA
16-18 September 2014
Smithers Apex

Laser processing for micro and nano-scale manufacturing: technological and application advances

University of Birmingham, UK
17 September 2014

Japan Society of Applied Physics Autumn Meeting 2014

Hokkaido, Japan
17-20 September 2014

ECOC 2014

Cannes, France
21-25 September 2014

Security and Defense 2014

Amsterdam, Netherlands
22-25 September 2014

European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC)

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
22-26 September 2014
WIP Renewable Energies

Remote Sensing 2014

Amsterdam, Netherlands
22-25 September 2014


Besancon, France
23-26 September 2014

Lasers for Manufacturing Event (LME) 2014

Schaumburg, IL, USA
23-24 September 2014
Laser Institute of America (LIA)

Laser World of Photonics India

23-25 September 2014
Messe Munchen International

International Trade Fair for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency (RENEXPO)

Expocentre EXPO XXI, Warsaw, Poland
23-25 September 2014
REECO Poland

X Workshop on Materials Processing with Laser Technology

Pontevedra, Spain
25-26 September 2014

11th Confocal Raman Imaging Symposium

Ulm, Germany
29 September-1 October 2014

Sensors & Instrumentation

NEC, Birmingham
30 September-1 October 2014
Datateam Business Media and Trident Exhibitions

Micro | Nano | Mems 2014

NEC, Birmingham, UK
30 September-1 October 2014
Datateam Business Media

4th International LED professional Symposium and Expo

Bregenz, Austria
30 September-2 October 2014
LED Professional

TCT Show and Personalize 2014

Birmingham, UK
30 September-2 October 2014

14th UK J A Woollam Ellipsometry Seminar

Belfry Hotel & Conference Centre, Nottingham, UK
1 October 2014

3rd International Workshop on Fundamentals of Light-Matter Interaction

Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
5-8 October 2014

International Conference on Space Optics

Tenerife, Spain
7-10 October 2014

SPIE/COS Photonics Asia

Beijing, China
9-11 October 2014

Invest In Photonics

Bordeaux, France
9-10 October 2014

IEEE Photonics Conference 2014

San Diego, California, USA
12-16 October 2014
IEEE Photonics Society

SPIE Asia Pacific Remote Sensing

Beijing, China
13-16 October 2014

International Seminar on Photonics, Optics, and its Applications

Sanur, Bali, Indonesia
14-15 October 2014

Photonex 2014

Ricoh Arena, Coventry
15-16 October 2014

International Congress on Applications of Lasers and Electro-Optics (ICALEO) 2014

San Diego, CA, USA
19-23 October 2014
Laser Institute of America (LIA)

Frontiers in Optics: The 98th OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit/Laser Science XXX

Tucson, Arizona, USA
19-23 October 2014

EPIC meeting on photonics technologies in automotive hosted by PSA Peugeot Citroën

Vélizy-Villacoublay, France
20 October 2014

Engineered transparency

Dusseldorf, Germany
21-22 October 2014

Strategies in Light Europe

Munich, Germany
21-23 October 2014
Penwell Corporation

EuroBlech 2014

Hannover, Germany
21-25 October 2014
Mack Brooks Exhibitions

Asia Pacific Remote Sensing

Beijing, China
27-31 October 2014

FLAG-ERA Graphene Networking Event

Barcelona, Spain
27-28 October 2014

Tanzania Tradex 2014

Mlimani Conference Centre, Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania
31 October-2 November 2014

The 3rd International Symposium on Laser Interaction with Matter

Nanjing, China
2-5 November 2014

Innovate UK 2014

Old Billingsgate, London
5-6 November 2014
Technology Strategy Board

Advanced Engineering UK 2014

Hall 5 of Birmingham NEC, UK
11-12 November 2014
UK Tech Events

11th Avionics, Fiber-Optics & Photonics Conference

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
11-13 November 2014

Optics and Photonics in Sweden

Goteborg, Sweden
11-12 November 2014

The Danish Optical Society Annual Meeting

Roskilde, Denmark
13-14 November 2014

Advanced Solid State Lasers

Shanghai, China
16-21 November 2014

Latin America Optics & Photonics Conference

Cancun, Mexico
16-21 November 2014

Mirror Technology/SBIR/STTR Workshop

Albuquerque, NM, USA
18-20 November 2014

Light, Energy and the Environment Congress

Canberra, Australia
2-5 December 2014

Light Festival Expo 2014

Lyon, France
5-6 December 2014

SPIE Photonics West

San Francisco, USA
7-12 February 2015

IS&T / SPIE Electronic Imaging 2015

Hilton San Francisco, California, USA
8-14 February 2015

SPIE Medical Imaging

Orlando, Florida, USA
21-26 February 2015

SPIE Advanced Lithography

San Jose, California, USA
22-26 February 2015


22-25 February 2015

SPIE Smart Structures and Materials + Nondestructive Evaluation and Health Monitoring

San Diego, CA, USA
8-12 March 2015

International Conference on Photonics, Optics and Laser Technology

Berlin, Germany
13-15 March 2015

International Laser Safety Conference

Albuquerque, NM, USA
23-26 March 2015

W3+Fair Optics, Electronics and Mechanics

Berlin, Germany
25-26 March 2015

Optics in the Life Sciences

Vancouver, Canada
12-16 April 2015

Optics and the Brain conference

Renaissance Vancouver Harbourside Hotel, Vancouver, Canada
12-15 April 2015

SPIE Optics + Optoelectronics

Prague, Czech Republic
13-16 April 2015

2015 IEEE Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security

Massachusetts, USA
14-16 April 2015


Baltimore, Maryland, USA
20-24 April 2015

CLEO: 2015 - Laser Science to Photonic Applications

San Jose, USA
10-15 May 2015

The World of Photonics Congress 2015

Munich, Germany
21-25 June 2015

Laser World of Photonics

Munich, Germany
22-25 June 2015

5th ASPE Topical Meeting on Precision Interferometric Metrology

Colorado, USA
7-11 July 2015

Nonlinear Optics (NLO)

Hawaii, USA
26-31 July 2015

SPIE Optics and Photonics

San Diego, California, USA
9-13 August 2015

ECOC 2015

Valencia, Spain
27-30 September 2015
Nexus Media

34th International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics

Georgia, USA
18-22 October 2015

Frontiers in Optics

California, USA
18-22 October 2015

Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exposition

California, USA
20-24 March 2016

Optical Interference Coatings (OIC)

Arizona, USA
19-24 June 2016

ECOC 2016

Dusseldorf, Germany
18-22 September 2016
Nexus Media

35th International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics

California, USA
16-20 October 2016

Frontiers in Optics

New York, USA
16-20 October 2016

ECOC 2017

Gothenburg, Sweden
17-21 September 2017
Nexus Media

Training Courses & User Meetings

Single Molecule Spectroscopy and Ultra Sensitive Analysis in the Life Sciences

Berlin, Germany
2-5 September 2014

The 20th annual workshop provides an interdisciplinary platform for experienced and young scientists to share their research in ultrasensitive optical detection down to the single molecule level and below the classical diffraction limit.

OSLO Training Courses

Sophia-Antipolis, France
3-5 September 2014
Lambda Research

Two sessions are planned; the first two-day session is the standard OSLO introductory training and the second one-day session focuses on teaching advanced optical system design using OSLO.

Smart, hybrid and multiple materials workshop

London, UK
9 September 2014

This workshop, which also encompasses a networking and consortium building session, is free to attend by relevant businesses and research organisations. Join to meet the team who will let you know how you can apply for the funding opportunities and also give you a chance to meet technology collaborators & suppliers from related technology sectors.

Photonics Packaging Workshop

Fraunhofer Forum, Berlin, Germany
10-11 September 2014
Fraunhofer IZM

Fall TracePro Training Courses

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Ghent, Belgium
16-18 September 2014
Lambda Research

AILU Laser processing workshop

University of Birmingham, UK
17 September 2014

Introduction to LightTrans VirtualLab

Jena, Germany
22-23 September 2014

Analysis and design of diffractive and micro-optical systems

Jena, Germany
24-26 September 2014

International Collaborative Robots Workshop

San Jose, California, USA
30 September 2014

Fraunhofer 2nd Industry Partners Day

Fraunhofer FEP, Dresden, Germany
15 October 2014

8th International Symposium on Emerging and Industrial DLP Technology Applications

LeMeridien Hotel, Frankfurt, Germany
18-19 November 2014
OpSys Project Consulting and Texas Instruments

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