Highlights and Insights into the Future of Optics and Photonics

20 October 2017

Highlights and Insights into the Future of Optics and Photonics

 
Presentation by Elizabeth Rogan, CEO of The Optical Society, to highlight current market trends and future innovations driving industry growth

WASHINGTON – From fiber optics and telecommunications to medical imaging and cancer research, optics and photonics are advancing today’s critical technologies. These technologies are prevalent in almost every aspect of day-to-day life. The optics and photonics industry is forecasted to grow due to the wide range of application in lighting, displays, consumer imaging, vision correction and optical communications. This presentation will review the outlook for key optics and photonics industry sectors and upcoming market opportunities. It will provide a quantitative look at the present performance and trends, as well as examples of where to find industry growth longer term. 

WHO: Elizabeth A. Rogan, CEO, The Optical Society (OSA)
WHAT: Industrial Affiliates Workshop, University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences
WHEN: Tuesday, 24 October, 16:00 EDT
WHERE: The University of Arizona, College of Optical Sciences, 1630 E University Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85719

The University of Arizona, College of Optical Sciences, has conducted Industrial Affiliates workshops for more than 30 years. Faculty and students work together to ensure that OSC Industrial Affiliates hear about their most significant and exciting initiatives. To view the complete meeting agenda: OSC Affiliates Workshop.

About the College of Optical Sciences:
The University of Arizona, College of Optical Sciences, founded as the Optical Sciences Center, has been shaping the future since 1964 by offering high-quality instruction, cutting-edge research and a solid commitment to the development of the optics industry. OSC remains dedicated to providing the state of Arizona and the nation with an internationally pre-eminent program in all aspects of the study of light. For more information, please visit http://www.optics.arizona.edu or call 520-621-6997.

About The Optical Society
Founded in 1916, The Optical Society (OSA) is the leading professional organization for scientists, engineers, students and business leaders who fuel discoveries, shape real-life applications and accelerate achievements in the science of light. Through world-renowned publications, meetings and membership initiatives, OSA provides quality research, inspired interactions and dedicated resources for its extensive global network of optics and photonics experts. For more information, visit osa.org.

Media Contacts:
mediarelations@osa.org

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