• Technical Conference: 

    09 – 14 May 2021

  • Exhibition: 

    10 – 14 May 2021

Schedule at a Glance

ALL TIMES ARE PDT, UTC-07:00.

Sunday,
09 May
Monday,
10 May
Tuesday,
11 May
Wednesday,
12 May
Thursday,
13 May
Friday,
14 May

Technical Confererence

Short Courses

13:00 – 17:00

 

03:00 – 07:00

13:00 – 17:00

03:00 – 07:00

13:00 - 17:00

     

Technical Sessions

 

 

05:00 – 07:00

12:00 - 14:00

15:00 -  17:00

 

 

05:00 – 07:00

08:00 - 10:00

17:00 - 19:00

09:00 – 11:00

12:00 - 14:00

15:00 - 17:00

 

 

 

 

04:00 – 06:00

07:00 - 09:00

13:00 - 15:00

10:00 - 22:00

07:00 – 09:00

 

Special Symposium and
A&T Topical Reviews

 

05:00 - 07:00

12:00 - 14:00

15:00 - 17:00

05:00 - 07:00

08:00 - 10:00

09:00 - 11:00

12:00 - 14:00

15:00 - 17:00

13:00 - 15:00

07:00 - 09:00
Plenary Sessions and Award, Prize and Fellow Presentations   09:00 - 11:15       10:00 - 11:30
Poster Sessions      12:00 – 14:00 05:00 – 07:00 10:00 – 12:00  

CLEO Workshops

  • Workshop: How can optics contribute towards addressing future pandemics: from advanced developments to callenges and limitations?

  10:00 - 12:00        

CLEO Workshops

  • Workshop: Analog vs. Digital Photonic Information Processing

  • Workshop: Achieving Level 5 Autonomy in Self Driving Cars

  • Is quantum technology ready for prime time?!

      07:00 – 08:30    
Postdeadline Paper Session           04:00 - 06:00

Special Events

ALL TIMES ARE PDT, UTC-07:00. 

Dedicated Exhibit Time   08:00 - 09:00 14:00 - 15:00 11:00 - 12:00

03:00 - 04:00

17:00 - 18:00

 
Technology Showcase

 

11:15 - 12:00

 

 07:00 - 08:00

17:00 - 18:00

   
 

Arthur Ashkin Memorial Symposium

    08:00 – 13:00

 

   

What’s Next in Integrated Photonics – Hot Topics at CLEO 2021

  07:00 - 08:00        

What’s Next in Ultrafast Optical Phenomena – Hot Topics at CLEO 2021

 

     04:00 - 05:00      
Optimizing Career Paths in Optics: The Guide for Young Professionals 17:00 - 18:30    

 

 

   
How can CLEO improve inclusion at its meeting?           14:00 - 15:30

What does it take to be a quantum (optical) engineer?

        12:00 - 13:30  
Publishing in 2021: challenges and solutions         12:00 - 13:30  
Meet the Editors     04:00 - 05:00      
Advancing Mid-Managers Summit     09:00 - 11:00      
Successfully Navigate an OSA Virtual Meeting     10:00 - 11:00      
The Brightest Light Initiative: Update on the U.S. Strategy for Intense Ultrafast Lasers     10:00 - 11:00      
PhD-Level Transferrable Skills that Stand Out During Economic Downturns       07:00 - 08:00    
Role and Application of Lasers in Additive Manufacturing       07:00 - 08:00    
OSA Nonlinear Optics Technical Group Coffee Break         06:00 - 07:00  
Dialogues on Metamaterials: Past, Present, Future         12:00 - 13:00  
Technical Group: OSA Quantum Optical Science and Technology Technical Group 20x20 Talks   14:00 - 15:00        
Technical Group: Discussion of Seminal Papers and Outlook: From Statistical Ray Optics to the Physics of Solar Cells     15:00 - 16:00      
This schedule is subject to change.  Please check back for updates and changes.