Benefits of Attending

Benefits of Attending

Content Designed for Executives

The Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar is the Monday between SPIE BiOS and SPIE Photonics West (February 2 - 7, 2019). —An opportune moment, when the exhibit floors are closed and a majority of the leading lasers and photonics companies and their executives in the same area. Located at the Marriott Marquis, just a quick walk from Moscone Center, the seminar packs marketplace reporting, emerging techonologies, networking, and executive content into a one-day event designed for executives.


Networking Opportunities

Connect with industry executives

In addition, to a day filled with talks from knowledgable business and technology leaders the Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar offers multiple opportunities for networking throughout the day. There will be two scheduled breaks, as well as, a continental breakfast, lunch and cocktail hour. These times are built into the schedule to afford executives the opportunity to re-connect with colleagues, make new connections, and discuss the day's topics with fellow respected professionals.

2018 Agenda

Preliminary 2019 Agenda

Full Agenda Coming Soon

More than ever the focus is on what you need to know as a market leader: global market data, corporate valuations, and business trends in photonics, industrial lasers and optics, and opportunities in biophotonics. Checkout the partial agenda and be sure to save time to meet with colleagues during our networking opportunities.


Sponsorship Packages

Sponsorships Available for 2019

Sponsorships are effective. There is no better way to stand out from the crowd than the sponsorship of an executive event. The Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar is celebrating over 30 years of providing marketplace coverage aimed at providing emerging and leading companies with timely information that keeps them at the forefront of the industry. Learn more about how your company can be associated with prime market intellect and technology excellence.

2017 in Review

2018 in Review

Highlights from Last Year's Seminar

2018 featured some great panelists, speakers, and of course the laser report. We changed the dynamic a little with the Laser Report. Allen Nogee gave an indepth presentation, followed by questions from the audience and discussionwith Conard Holton, editor in chief, Laser Focus World. Scott Keeny, President & CEO of nLight, gave a presentation on laser diodes. Other executive presentations and discussions included Chuck Mattera PhD, II-VI; Bo Gu PhD, Bos Photonics; and Praveen Arany DDS, PhD from University at Buffalo.  It featured more interaction with several Q&A sessions. Response was overwhlemingly positive with the sentiment that the content featured was timely and vital for business success in 2018 and beyond.

Call for abstracts

2018 Report

$1,000 Discount for 2018 Attendees

Did you attend in 2018?  Still looking for download the full Worldwide Laser Market Review & Forecast?  Don't forget that one benefit of attending the seminar is a $1,000 discount on the full report.

"By attending the Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar annually I get exposed to all the major issues in the laser business"