OSA Meetings

The Optical Society convenes more than 40 meetings throughout the world annually to provide you with opportunities to advance your scientific ambitions, expand your professional network and influence the future of optics and photonics worldwide.

Meet with colleagues and thought leaders while making new contacts and forging new collaborative partnerships. OSA Structures meetings to maximize networking opportunities.

Burst Mode Lasers

11 December 2019, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Online Event

The Blue Light Hazard - What Does it Really Mean?

19 December 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Online Event

Recent Advances in Wire-Based Additive Manufacturing

9 January 2020, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Online Event

Career Accelerator for Optical Communications

12 - 16 January 2020

National 4H Conference Center
Chevy Chase, Maryland United States

OSA Incubator on Solving the Bandwidth Challenge of Large 3D Displays

15 - 17 January 2020

OSA Headquarters
Washington, District of Columbia United States

OIDA Market Update Reception

04 - 4 February 2020

San Francisco, California United States

OSA Incubator on Flat Optics: Recent Advances and Future Opportunities

26 - 28 February 2020

OSA Headquarters
Washington, District of Columbia United States

Optical Fiber Communications and Exhibition (OFC)

08 - 12 March 2020

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California United States

OIDA Workshop On Embedded Photonic Manufacturing for Data Centers

08 - 8 March 2020

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
San Diego, California United States

2020 OIDA Executive Forum at OFC

09 - 9 March 2020

Hilton San Diego Bayfront
San Diego, California United States

OIDA/OSAF Professional Development & Networking Lunch and Learn at OFC

10 - 10 March 2020

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California United States

OIDA Market Update Breakfast at OFC

12 - 12 March 2020

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California United States

OIDA/OSAF Professional Development & Networking Lunch and Learn at OSA BioMed

21 - 21 April 2020

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa
Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States

Learning from Light: An OSA Incubator on Machine Learning

28 - 30 April 2020

OSA Headquarters
Washington, District of Columbia United States

CLEO 2020

10 - 15 May 2020

San Jose McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, California United States

OIDA/OSAF Professional Development & Networking Lunch and Learn at CLEO

12 - 12 May 2020

San Jose Convention Center
San Jose, California United States

The 27th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors

08 - 12 June 2020

The Westin Alexandria
400 Courthouse Square, Virginia United States

Quantum 2.0

15 - 18 June 2020

Hyatt Regency Reston
Reston, Virginia United States

Siegman International School on Lasers

18 - 25 July 2020

University of Warsaw
Korzecko, Poland

The 22nd International Conferemce on Ultrafast Phenomena

19 - 24 July 2020

Huangpu, Shanghai China

The 22nd International Conference on Ultrafast Phenomena

19 - 24 July 2020

Huangpu, Shanghai China

Applied Industrial Optics

20 - 22 July 2020

OSA Headquarters
Washington, District of Columbia United States

14th Pacific Rim Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics

02 - 6 August 2020

International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney
Sydney, New South Wales Australia

Frontiers in Optics: the 104th OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit/Laser Science Conference

14 - 17 September 2020

Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, District of Columbia United States

OIDA/OSAF Professional Development & Networking Lunch and Learn at FiO

15 - 15 September 2020

Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, District of Columbia United States

OSA Laser Congress

13 - 17 October 2020

Québec City Convention Centre
Québec City, Quebec Canada

OIDA/OSAF Professional Development & Networking Lunch and Learn at OSA Laser Congress

13 - 13 October 2020

Québec City Convention Centre
Québec City, Quebec Canada

Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

28 - 1 April 2021

San Francisco Moscone Center
San Francisco, California United States

Bio-Optics: Design and Application

12 - 15 April 2021

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

Novel Techniques in Microscopy

12 - 15 April 2021

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

Optical Manipulation and Its Applications

12 - 15 April 2021

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

Optics and the Brain

12 - 15 April 2021

Hyatt Regency Vancouver
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

CLEO 2021

09 - 14 May 2021

San Jose McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, California United States

Freeform Optics

27 - 1 July 2021

Omni Providence Hotel
Providence, Rhode Island United States

International Optical Design Conference

27 - 1 July 2021

Omni Providence
Providence, Rhode Island United States

Optical Fabrication and Testing

27 - 1 July 2021

Omni Providence
Providence, Rhode Island United States

Frontiers in Optics: the 105th OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit/Laser Science Conference

10 - 14 October 2021

Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, District of Columbia United States

Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

06 - 10 March 2022

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California United States

Clinical and Translational Biophotonics

24 - 27 April 2022

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States

Microscopy, Histopathology and Analytics

24 - 27 April 2022

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States

Optical Coherence Tomography

24 - 27 April 2022

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States

Optical Tomography and Spectroscopy

24 - 27 April 2022

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States

Optics and the Brain

24 - 27 April 2022

The Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States

CLEO 2022

15 - 20 May 2022

San Jose McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, California United States

Frontiers in Optics: the 106th OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit/Laser Science Conference

10 - 14 October 2022

Marriott Wardman Park
Washington, District of Columbia United States

Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

05 - 9 March 2023

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California United States

CLEO 2023

07 - 12 May 2023

San Jose McEnery Convention Center
San Jose, California United States

Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

24 - 28 March 2024

San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, California United States