Update on Optics and Photonics Markets and Opportunities
This presentation reviewed the outlook for key optics and photonics industry sectors and upcoming market opportunities. It provided a quantitative look at the present performance and trends, as well as examples of where to find industry growth longer term.
Tom Hausken, Senior Industry Advisor, OSA Industry Development Associates (OIDA), USA
With over 35 years in optoelectronics, Dr. Hausken focuses on industry activities at OSA—the Optical Society. This includes OIDA (OSA Industry Development Associates, now a trade association activity within OSA), where he held a position earlier in his career. For 13 years until 2012, Dr. Hausken led market research and strategy consulting for lasers, image sensors, and a range of other photonic products at Strategies Unlimited. He was also a telecom policy analyst at the U.S. Congressional Office of Technology Assessment, and held R&D and production positions at Alcatel and Texas Instruments in photonics and electronics. He has a PhD from the University of California at Santa Barbara, in optoelectronics.