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OSA Industry Development Associates (OIDA)Webinar Program

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Welcome to OIDA Webinars, your source for online live and on-demand content. OIDA Webinars connect you with subject experts and global thought leaders in management, business, and technology which are relevant to professionals in the optics and photonics community.

These invaluable sessions will give you in-depth, timely, relevant, and actionable information on a variety of topics critical to your business and your career.

You will learn about the latest business and technology trends that will affect your business -- and how to leverage them to your advantage. During the live webcasts you will have the ability to submit your questions directly to the subject matter experts to receive immediate answers. On-demand webinars will include the Q&A session.

Register for an OIDA Webinar today—gain valuable knowledge...improve job productivity...keep current and learn from renowned pros who are experts in their field.

Complimentary Webinars

     
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Complimentary Webinars

Watch Now Export Control Reform Proposal Updates Originally Recorded
8 March 2016
14:00 - 15:00
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The Next Generation of Coherent Optical
Sponsored by Infinera
Originally Recorded
2 March 2016
11:00 - 12:00
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NPI Webinar: An Update on AIM Photonics Originally Recorded
17 November
13:00 - 14:00
Watch Now Adaptive Optics: Latest Results in Vision Science, Microscopy and Astronomy
Sponsored by ALPAO
Originally Recorded
12 March 2015
15:00 - 16:00
Watch Now Light on a Chip: The Future of Photonic Integration
Sponsored by Infinera
Originally Recorded
10 December 2014
11:00 - 12:00
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Integrated Photonics Inst. for Manufacturing Innovation Q & A

Originally Recorded
25 November 2014
13:00 - 14:00
Watch Now Understanding Cloud Services, Market & Technology
Sponsored by Infinera
Originally Recorded
29 October 2014
11:30 - 12:30
Watch Now The Freedom of Freeforms: Current Optics Manufacturing Methods Allow for Freeform Optical Design
Sponsored by Optimax
Originally Recorded
16 October 2014
13:00 - 14:00
Watch Now Polarization Related Emulation and Testing in Coherent Optical Communication Systems
Sponsored by General Photonics
Originally Recorded
27 August 2014
14:00 - 15:00
Watch Now Department of Energy's SBIR/STTR Program Overview Originally Recorded
24 June 2014
13:00 - 14:00
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National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) Background Information & Information on DOD RFI

Originally Recorded
17 June 2014
13:00 - 14:00
Watch Now Advances in DWDM Transmission Technologies
Sponsored by Infinera
Originally Recorded
4 June 2014
11:00 - 12:00
Watch Now Carrier SDN for Multi-layer Control: Savings and Services
Sponsored by Infinera
Originally Recorded
7 May 2014
11:00 - 12:00
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Surface Slope Tolerances
Sponsored by Optimax.

Originally Recorded:
14 November 2013
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. ET
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High Speed DWDM Provisioning – The Story of a World Record
Sponsored by Infinera.

Originally Recorded:
19 September 2013
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ET
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Pitfalls in Optical Testing: Commonly Made Mistakes and What to Watch Out For
Sponsored by Optikos Corp.

Originally Recorded:
22 May 2013
1:00–2:00 p.m. ET
Watch Now Guidelines for Calculating Measurement Uncertainty of the Interferometric Radius
Sponsored by Optimax
Originally Recorded:
30 April 2013
1:00–2:00 p.m. ET
Watch Now Injection Molded Polymer Optics: An Engineer’s Guide for Successful Programs
Sponsored by G-S Plastic Optics
Originally Recorded:
6 March 2013
1:00–2:00 p.m. ET
Watch Now Rugged Micro-Optic Packaging for Extreme Environments
Sponsored by Avo Photonics
Originally Recorded:
16 January 2013
1:30–2:30 p.m. ET
Watch Now What's Wrong with My Image?
An introduction to specifying and testing Optical Imaging Systems
Sponsored by Optikos
Originally Recorded:
28 November 2012
1:00–2:00 p.m. ET
Watch Now Coherent Super-Channels
Sponsored by Infinera
Originally Recorded:
6 November 2012
2:00–3:00 p.m. ET
Watch Now Introduction to Optical Glasses: Characteristics, Applications and Customizations
Sponsored by Schott
Originally Recorded:
20 September 2011
1:00–2:00 p.m. ET
Watch Now Optical Design in the Infrared: The World has Changed - New Materials, Methods, and Solutions to Address New Challenges
Sponsored by Schott
Originally Recorded:
7 December 2011
10:15–11:15 a.m. ET

Maximizing Innovation R.O.I. Through Intellectual Property Ownership, Protection, Enforcement, & Strategy

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Intellectual Property 101: Protecting Innovation (Webinar #1) Originally Recorded:
13 April 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
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Trademarks and Copyrights (Webinar #2) Originally Recorded:
8 June 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
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Patent Protection, Trade Secrets, and Methods for International Protection (Webinar #3) Originally Recorded:
10 August 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
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IP Contracts & Implementation Strategy: Joint Development, Licensing, and Non-Disclosure Agreements (Webinar #4) Originally Recorded:
5 October 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
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IP Disputes: Patent & Trademark Enforcement, Defense, and Strategy (Webinar #5) Originally Recorded:
7 December 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
 

Export Control Regulations for the Optics, Lasers and Photonics Industries

 
 Watch Now The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA): Fundamentals and Importance (Webinar #1) Originally Recorded:
18 May 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
 Watch Now The New and Improved Incoterms® 2010: What Changed and What You Need to Know (Webinar #2) Originally Recorded:
20 July 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
 Watch Now Fundamentals of Export Documentation and Compliance Programs (Webinar #3) Originally Recorded:
14 September 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET
Watch Now Essentials of U.S. Export Controls and Sanctions Laws and Regulations: What Every Company Should Know (Webinar #4) Originally Recorded:
9 November 2011
1:00–2:30 p.m. ET

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"We are a start-up and our handling of IP is critical. Given financial constraints, we need to be smart in getting maximum leverage."

Rudolf Hendel, Co-Founder and CEO, Periodic Structures, Inc.
Attendee of Intellectual Property 101: Protecting Innovation