International OSA Network of Students (IONS)

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The International OSA Network of Students (IONS) is a program that encourages student chapter members to organize and manage regional and online meetings that focus on technical and professional development content and networking.

Hosting an IONS event is a valuable (and fun) experience. In order to host a conference, you must have already attended one.

Upcoming conferences include:


Recent conferences:

OSA support of IONS events includes:

  • Guest Lecturer Funding
  • Special Event Funding
  • Publicity/Marketing
  • Administrative Support
Sign-up to receive IONS news and upcoming conference information.

IONS Resources:


IONS Application Form
IONS News and Information
OSA Staff
Sample Thank You Letter


Press Coverage:

OSA Student Members Gather in Montreal for IONS-NA 8 Conference on Optics
OSA Student Members Gather in Sydney for IONS/KOALA Conference on Optics
OSA Student Members Gather in Armenia for IONS-Armenia/Yerevan Conference on Optics
 

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