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Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall Demonstration

FiO Exhibition - Discover the Latest Innovations

19–20 October 2016
Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, New York, US
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Empire Hall

Exhibition Hours
Wednesday, 19 October              09:30–16:00
Thursday, 20 October                  09:30–14:00
Unopposed Exhibit Only Times
Wednesday, 19 October                           
09:30–10:30    12:00–13:00     14:30–16:00
Thursday, 20 October                 
09:30–11:00    12:30–14:00
Exhibit Hall Coffee Breaks
Wednesday, 19 October                           
09:30–10:30    14:30–15:00
Thursday, 20 October   
Joint FiO/LS Poster Sessions
Wednesday, 19 October                  14:30–16:00
Thursday, 20 October                      09:30–11:00
Poster presentations offer an effective way to communicate new research findings and provide an opportunity for lively and detailed discussion between presenters and interested viewers.
Make sure to visit the poster sessions in the Exhibit Hall to see the more than 390 posters scheduled for presentation.
Visit the OSA100 Exhibit in Booth 101 to experience iconic images from the history of optics, photonics and The Optical Society. To see the interactive version of the OSA100 Exhibit and learn more about OSA Centennial Activities, go to
Lunch in the Hall!
On Wednesday, 19 October, cash concessions will be available in the exhibit hall from 12:00– 13:00, visit with the exhibitors and enjoy lunch (cash only please).On Thursday, 20 October, join your FiO colleagues for a FREE lunch and photo shoot in the Exhibit Hall from 12:30–14:00. A great opportunity to meet the exhibitors who have contributed to our success over the last 100 years!
Student Chapter Competition
Wednesday, 19 October              14:00 – 16:00
OSA challenges its student chapters to an annual competition where they showcase their unique and innovative skills with youth education outreach demonstrations. Each competing chapter will use The OSA Foundation/Laser Classroom’s Explore Optics Kit and any easily obtained items to create a new demonstration that is not already a part of these kits.
Competitors will have their sights set on three cash prizes of up to $500, so it’s a show you don’t want to miss.
OIDA Member and Exhibitor Appreciation Reception

 Wednesday, 19 October              16:00 – 17:00   Sponsored by  
Exhibitors, finish up your first day and come relax and mingle with your colleagues. Join us in the exhibit hall immediately following the close of the show for some food and beverages sponsored by OSA Industry Development Associates. Join OSA and discover the benefits of Industry Membership. OSA can help corporations optimize product development resources and reduce time to market by giving professionals access to quality information, quality interactions and premium opportunities for collaboration. Join today! Contact oida@osa.orgor +1.202.416.1474 for more information

Are you interested in exhibiting?

Maximize your exposure at this leading international exhibition on optics and laser science. View the current list of exhibiting companies and send your completed exhibit space contract to

Contact our Sales Team at +1 202.416.1428 or for 2016 Exhibition Information.

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