Events & Exhibitions

23.07.2021 - 26.07.2021

CIOP 2021 – Xi'an/China

CIOP, an annual conference with comprehensive topics on optics and photonics, was initiated in 2008 by Chinese Laser Press, Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences. 

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07.08.2021 - 10.08.2021

The 19th National Conference on Quantum Optics – Nanchang/China

The National Quantum Optics Conference is sponsored by the Quantum Optics Committee of the Chinese Physical Society.

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10.08.2021 - 13.08.2021

The 8th Workshop of Microcavity Photonics – Xi'an/China

The "Microcavity Photonics Symposium 2021" is organized by the School of Physical Science and Technology, Northwestern Polytechnical University (NWPI)/Key Laboratory of Light Field Regulation and Information Perception, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, Shaanxi Province, and the State Key Laboratory of Transient Optics and Photonic Technology, Xi'an Institute of Optical Precision Machinery. 

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12.08.2021 - 15.08.2021

The 5th International Workshop on Rydberg Atoms and Molecules – Wuhan/China

Organized by Innovation Academy for PrecisionMeasurement Science and Technology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. The workshop consists of invited andcontributed talks as well as a poster session. The talks will be given in acombination of onsite form and online form.

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23.08.2021 - 26.08.2021


The 11th International Conference on Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy (ICAVS 11) will be held online from 23rd to 26th August 2021. The conference is dedicated to advances in all areas of vibrational spectroscopy and is an opportunity to discuss and exchange cutting edge knowledge and ideas in vibrational spectroscopy.
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29.08.2021 - 03.09.2021

HRMS Cologne 2021

27th Colloquium on High-Resolution Molecular Spectroscopy. There will be 11 invited lectures and 3 mini-symposia. Parallel sessions will feature 54 contributed lectures given by PhD students and postdocs. 4 poster sessions are planned.
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29.08.2021 - 03.09.2021

IRMMW-THz 2021 – Chengdu/China

Due to the uncertainty of COVID 19, the 46th International conference on Infrared, Millimeter, and Terahertz Waves will be a hybrid event with both remote web-based talks, seminars, and webinars, as well as an in-person conference for those who can attend.

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30.08.2021 - 03.09.2021

Joint Annual Meeting of ÖPG and SPS – Innsbruck, Austria

The conference is planned in the week of 30 August - 3 September on the Campus Technik of the University of Innsbruck. As usual, renowned invited speakers will give plenary talks during each of the morning sessions, topical parallel sessions will allow in depth discussions during the afternoons, and a poster exhibition will complement the scientific program.

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01.09.2021 - 03.09.2021

CIOE – Shenzhen/China

CIOE 2021 (The 23rd China International Optoelectronic Exposition), as the world’s leading optoelectronic exhibition, will be held at Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center. More than 3,200 optoelectronic exhibitors will present the entire optoelectronic ecosystem including information and communication, precision optics, sensing, lasers, infrared and photonics.

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13.09.2021 - 17.09.2021

EOS Annual Meeting (EOSAM) – Rome, Italy

The conference will be held onsite in Rome, Italy. For those who cannot (or do not want to) attend in person, we will offer a hybrid option (online presentation/attendance). While we strongly aim for an in-person meeting with some hybrid elements, the final form will depend on the sanitary and legal situation at the time of the meeting.

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16.09.2021 - 19.09.2021

The 14th National Meeting of Neruscience Society, CNS 2021 – Chongqing/China

CNS2021 is the national largest neuroscience meeting. It aims to facilitate communication among neuroscientists at home and abroad, thus promoting the research and development of neuroscience in China.

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20.09.2021 - 24.09.2021


Virtual DPG-Tagung (DPG Meeting) of the Atomic, Molecular, Plasma Physics and Quantum Optics Section (SAMOP) 20 - 24 September 2021.
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26.09.2021 - 29.09.2021

ECONOS 2020/2021

19th European Conference On Non-Linear Optical Spectroscopy (ECONOS 2020/2021), the annual meeting devoted to diverse topics in the field of nonlinear optical spectroscopy, including coherent Raman scattering, novel laser sources, microscopy, imaging, combustion, ultra-fast and vibrational spectroscopy.
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26.09.2021 - 01.10.2021

SCIX2021 – Providence, RI, USA

The premier meeting for Analytical Chemistry and Allied Sciences.
SciX 2021 will be an in-person conference! Plan to attend one of the first in-person analytical chemistry conferences in over a year. Hotel reservations and registration are available now.
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26.09.2021 - 29.09.2021

ISCAP-IX – Xi'an/China

Initiated by the Center for Cold Atom Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), the International Symposium on Cold Atom Physics has been held since 2004.

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29.09.2021 - 30.09.2021

Photonic Days – Jena, Germany

Fraunhofer IOF together with the Max Planck School of Photonics invites you once again this year to their traditional “Photonics Days”. The international networking and career event for students and PhD candidates from the fields of optics and photonics will be held digitally and invites you to a colorful online program.

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10.10.2021 - 14.10.2021

ISLC 2021

The 27th International Semiconductor Laser Conference (ISLC 2021) is organized by the Ferdinand-Braun-Institut and supported by the IEEE Photonics Society with a technical sponsorship.
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18.10. - 22.10.2021

IEEE Quantum Week 2021

IEEE Quantum Week — the IEEE International Conference on Quantum Computing and Engineering (QCE) — is bridging the gap between the science of quantum computing and the development of an industry surrounding it. As such, this event brings a perspective to the quantum industry different from academic or business conferences. IEEE Quantum Week is a multidisciplinary quantum computing and engineering venue that gives attendees the unique opportunity to discuss challenges and opportunities with quantum researchers, scientists, engineers, entrepreneurs, developers, students, practitioners, educators, programmers, and newcomers.

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18.10. - 21.10.2021

SPIE Optifab 2021 – Rochester, New York, USA

Make plans to attend the premier event to meet with top companies and learn about the latest optical fabrication technologies. Organized jointly by SPIE and APOMA, Optifab is the largest optical manufacturing conference and exhibition held in North America.

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26.10. - 28.10.2021

BioPhotonics Conference

The publishers of BioPhotonics invite you to attend a free virtual conference spanning three days. Hear from the world’s top experts in microscopy, spectroscopy, OCT, flow cytometry, and medical lasers covering diagnostics to therapeutics.

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13.11. - 16.11.2021

Neuroscience 2021 – partial online and in Chicago, USA

One Meeting, Two Experiences — Participate Online, November 8-11, and in Chicago, November 13-16
The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) is excited to announce details for Neuroscience 2021, with opportunities to participate online and in person. Join the nearly half a million neuroscientists from around the world who have propelled their careers by presenting an abstract at an SfN annual meeting — the premier global neuroscience event.

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24.11. - 25.11.2021

4th OptecNet annual meeting – Hanover, Germany

From November 24-25, 2021, you are cordially invited to Hanover to discuss the future topics of the industry with around 200 guests from industry, research and education.

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22.01.2022 - 23.01.2022

BiOS Expo 2022

Find the best biomedical optics and biophotonics solutions from around the world. Connect with the top suppliers offering innovation solutions.
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25.01.2022 - 27.01.2022

Photonics West Exhibition 2022

Mark your calendar for the premier photonics and laser exhibition. Meet top suppliers, make the right connections, and discover new possibilities.
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03.04. -07.04.2022

SPIE. Defense + Commercial Sensing – Orlando, Florida, USA

The symposium for sensor research and technologies to enhance capabilities for defense and security applicationsh.

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26.04.2022 - 29.04.2022

LASER World of Photonics 2022

25th World's leading trade fair and congress for components, systems and applications of photonics, April 26 - 29, 2022 | Messe München
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28.08. - 02.09.2022

HBSM'22 – Banz Monastery, Germany

The conference was originally initiated as a conference on the spectroscopy method of "Persistent Spectral Hole Burning" and developed soon into a meeting of the international single-molecule spectroscopy community.

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