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Optics & Photonics in Sweden conference (OPS) 2017 will be held 18-19 October 2017 in Kista, Stockholm at Electrum.

invited talks will cover a variety of topics in Optics and Photonics, reflecting current Swedish research and development at universities, institutes and in the industry. Keynote speakers will highlight European research and developments.

A poster session will provide an additional opportunity to display to the most recent developments and achievements. It will also give an overview of Optics and Photonics in Sweden and offer a good platform for creating new collaborations.


Abstracts can be sent in to petra@photonicsweden.org
Deadline for abstracts: 29th of September 2017
Authors are requested to submit an abstract of a half to one page (font 11, including figures and references)
Contributions will be accepted for poster presentation.

Required poster size: The posters should have a maximum size of DIN A0 (841 x 1189 mm) preferably in a portrait format (not landscape format). Pins and similar pads will be provided by the organizer.

All authors are requested to register for the meeting separately from abstract submission.

An exhibition and a session with company presentations will be held in parallel to the technical sessions to provide industry, institutes, and associations an opportunity to display their products and services and bridge the gap between science and industry.

Please contact Lennart BM Svensson if you are interested in our exhibition and sponsor opportunities  lennart@photonicsweden.org.

The conference is organised by PhotonicSweden (PS) and the Swedish Optical Society (SOS).


We will arrange a matchmaking between companies and job seekers at the conference Optics and Photonics in Sweden 2017 at Electrum, Kista. It will take place on 19th of October and interested companies can get 20 minutes slots to meet interested candidates. We have a private room where the discussions can take place and a pin board where the job seekers mark their time.
If you are interested, let us know beforehand, no later than 2nd October by sending a note to Petra Bindig (petra@photonicsweden.org)
The service is free for all participating companies and attendees.
More information on the conference can be found at PhotonicSweden_OPS2017 where the full program is available.


3.500 kr incl. VAT Non Members
2.875 kr incl. VAT Personal Members of PhotonicSweden
1.500 kr incl. VAT Student Members & Pensioners Members of PhotonicSweden

1.500 kr incl. VAT Invited Speakers


13.600 kr + 25% VAT (incl. one person participation fee) Non Members
11.800 kr + 25% VAT Company Members of  PhotonicSweden (incl. one person participation fee)
2.300 kr + 25% VAT additional exhibitors colleagues  (incl. one person participation fee)

General Chair:

Sergei Popov (KTH)  sergeip@kth.se

programme committee:

Joakim Bood, LTH
Åsa Claesson, RISE, Acreo Swedish ICT AB
Pierre-Yves Fonjallaz, PhotonicSweden
Åsa Haglund, Chalmers
Jörgen Kjellstrom , Aluwave AB
Fredrik Laurell, KTH
Mikael Lindgren, LiU
Fredrik Nikolajeff, UU
Ewa Orlowska, Hamamatsu AB
Lars Rymell, Eclipse AB
Mikael Sjödahl, LTU
Lennart BM Svensson, PhotonicSweden
Patryk Urban, Ericsson , IEEE Photonics
Gemma Vall-Llosera, Ericsson
Lech Wosinksi, KTH
Hans Åhlen , Optonova AB