JW Marriott Tucson Starr Pass Resort
Tucson, Arizona, 85745, USA
Technical Conference: 19-23 October 2014
Exhibition: 21-22 October 2014

Exhibit Floor Activities

FiO Exhibit Hall

Exhibit Hall photo

Crowd at Exhibit Hall


Visit with approximately 60 participating companies from around the globe to see the latest products and innovations in optics and laser science. Exhibit-Only Admission is Free!

Arizona Ballroom, Salon 1 - 7

Exhibit Hours:
Tuesday, 21 October 10:00 – 16:00
Wednesday, 22 October 10.00 – 14:00

Unopposed Exhibit-Only Times:
Tuesday, 21 October 12:00 – 13:30
Wednesday, 22 October 12:00 – 13:30



There's so much to explore at the FiO Exhibit. FREE Exhibit Only Registration grants you the opportunity to:

  • Discover the latest products and innovations from approximately 60 participating companies

  • Join in on the fun during Mission IYL! OSA Student Chapters have been challenged to showcase their best ideas on youth education outreach in optics.

  • Hear new, exciting research by talking one on one with presenters during the FiO Poster Sessions.

  • Learn from prestigious scientists at the Plenary and Awards Presentation

  • Meet the OSA's Journal Editors

  • Meet the Editors of the APS Journals

  • 50th Anniversary Symposium on Optical Sciences


Visit the Special Events section for dates and times and a list of all activities.

Refuel during the Exhibit

Tuesday, 21 October
Grab lunch from the Conference Food Trucks (located outdoors on Starr Pass Circle) and head to the Exhibit Hall where tables are available.

Food Trucks will offer a variety of options such as Texas style BBQ (sample: BBQ sandwich plus 3 sides - all for only $8), Hot Dogs featuring the Tucson famous "Sonoran Hot Dog", Mexican Street Tacos and a Farm-to-Food Truck offering organic and sustainable cuisine (including vegetarian and gluten-free options). While dining at the Exhibit Hall, enjoy exhibits, posters and the student competiton!

Plus all attendees will receive a $5 USD voucher to use at Food Trucks on Monday, 20 October or Tuesday, 21 October.

Coffee will also be served in the Exhibit Hall, 10:00-10:30am and again 15:30 - 16:30pm.


Wednesday, 22 October
A Taste of Starr Pass Food Concessions will be located right in the Exhibit Hall. Choose from delicious sandwiches, pizza, tacos and more. Enjoy lunch, exhibits and the final poster session.

Coffee will also be served in the Exhibit Hall,10:00-10:30am.



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