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The 2010 Executive Forum, “Technology Innovations and Business Transformations: Optical Communications in 2010 and Beyond,” co-sponsored by the Optical Society (OSA) and Lightwave and held in conjunction with OFC/NFOEC, provides industry executives with networking opportunities, and insights and analysis from the optical communications field's leading business and financial experts on tomorrow's trends and opportunities.

As part of LaserFest, the year-long celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first working laser, the Optical Society (OSA) and the American Physical Society (APS) sponsored a special day-long seminar on the birth, growth and future developments in laser science and technology at the 2010 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting.

House Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation examines ways to serve the biomedical community

The organizers of LaserFest, the celebration in 2010 commemorating the 50th anniversary of the first working laser, together with the National Museum of American History co-hosted a special event Feb. 12 at the museum in Washington to honor those who have made significant contributions to the development and application of laser technology.

Please join us for a press briefing on the Future of Laser Technology at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Association for Advancement of Science (AAAS) in San Diego.

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