Upcoming Events

Upcoming OSA Technical Group Events

Optical Fiber Communications and Exhibition (OFC)

8 - 12 Mar 2020, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, United States

A Roundtable with Seasoned Entrepreneurs in Optical Fiber Communications

When: Monday, 9 March 2020, 12:30 – 14:00

Where: Room 14 A&B 

The advent of 5G, IoT and autonomous vehicles provides significant opportunities for new businesses in optical fiber communications to solve the challenges posed by these operations. In this OSA Technical Group event, seasoned entrepreneurs will share their insights and experiences in the optical communications market – from how they conceived the initial idea and curated it into a feasible business case to securing investment. Professionals who want to learn about the highly specialized market of optical communications as well as those looking to gauge the feasibility of their business ideas will have the opportunity to hear from our invited speakers and then interact with them directly to learn about this highly specialized market. The OSA Fiber Optics Technology and Applications Technical Group, the OSA Optical Communications Technical Group and the OSA Optics in Digital Systems Technical Group are jointly hosting this event; please RSVP at https://forms.gle/pdtHRMxSuX9DqjXV7 to let us know you will be attending.

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OSA Biophotonics Congress: Biomedical Optics

20 - 23 Apr 2020, Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

The Role of BioPhotonics in OpenData and OpenScience

When: Tuesday, 21 April 2020, 12:45 – 13:45

Where: Grand Salon C

Join the OSA NonImaging Optical Design Technical Group for this special event exploring the role of open data and open science within the field of biophotonics. This event will include a number of panelists from government agencies, publishing, academia and industry sharing their thoughts on open data in a moderated question and answer session. Please RSVP at https://forms.gle/t2j5DBPEuJn2Lc2Q9 if you will be able to join us for this event.

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