The only executive-level event held in partnership with SPIE
and part of the official Photonics West program.

Why Attend -  Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar

Why Attend?

Content Designed for Executives

The Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar takes place on the Monday between SPIE BiOS and SPIE Photonics West (February 1-6, 2020). This is prime time for leading lasers and photonics executives to find out about the current state of the market, the challenges of trade and tariffs in China, and emerging technologies from experts in their fields prior to the opening of one of the industry's largest events. The Seminar offers content that cannot be found anywhere else and gives executives the opportunity to network with their peers while gaining indispensable information for their businesses.
Networking Opportunities -  Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar

Networking Opportunities

Connect with industry executives

The Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar offers multiple networking opportunities throughout the day, including a continental breakfast, breaks, sit-down lunch, and cocktail reception immediately following the event. Executives are afforded the opportunity to re-connect with colleagues, make new connections, and discuss the day's topics with fellow respected professionals.
2019 Agenda -  Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar

2020 Agenda

Hamamatsu Photonics and MKS Instruments to Keynote

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. Check out the agenda and be sure to save time to meet with colleagues during our networking opportunities.
Sponsorship Packages -  Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar

Sponsorship Packages

Sponsorships Available for 2020

Sponsorship of this annual seminar is one of the most effective ways to align your company with critical content covering emerging technologies and market trends. Executives from around the world attend the Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar for timely information to keep them at the forefront of the industry. Ensure your company is top-of-mind with these high-level professionals through multi-channel marketing opportunities before, during, and after the event. Go to the Sponsors page and take a look at the many packages available or contact our sales team for more information.
2018 in Review -  Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar

2019 in Review

Highlights from the Previous Year

2018 featured an incredible lineup of panelists and speakers. Allen Nogee of Strategies Unlimited gave an in-depth presentation on the current state of the market, followed by questions from the audience and discussion with Laser Focus World's editor at large, Conard Holton. Other executive presentations and discussions included Ralf Kimmel of TRUMPF Laser Technology, Matthijs Glastra of Novanta, and William Telford of the National Cancer Institute. Response was overwhlemingly positive and attendees agreed the content featured was timely and vital for business success in 2019 and beyond.
2018 Worldwide Laser Market Review & Forecast Report -  Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar

2019 Worldwide Laser Market Review & Forecast Report

$1,000 Discount for Paid Attendees

Paid attendees from the Lasers & Photonics Marketplace Seminar will receive a $1,000 discount off the full 2019 Worldwide Laser Market Review & Forecast report. Learn more about what is driving industry growth through analysis of different laser applications, forecasts for units, ASP, and revenues by laser type/application through 2023, in addition to gleening insights into what is shaping today’s laser industry and what can be expected from the laser industry in the future.
"More than just lasers. The Seminar is a deep dive into the economics of the photonics industry — a day looking at where we've been and where we're going.
Knowledge gained is useful to me throughout the year."
~ 2019 Attendee ~

2020 Sponsors

Laser Focus World
Endeavor Business Media
BioOptics World
Industrial Laser Solutions
Strategies Unlimited