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Optics & Photonics in Sweden (OPS) 2022

October 4, 2022 @ 2:00 pm October 7, 2022 @ 3:00 pm EEST

OPS-2022 Registration for Optics & Photonics in Sweden 2022 at Umeå University 4-7 October

See the latest program HERE

  • The conference have parallell sessions, one for Academic presentations and one for Industrial applications.
  • We also encourage people from industry and decisson makers from the nordic regions to come and participate and see what’s possible to achieve with photonics.
  • Smarter Electronic Systems will present the status of the European Chips Act at Nordic Photonics Forum 
  • Business Sweden support for SME’s international growth
  • Adopticum and Smarter Electronic Systems will present possible funding programs
  • PhotonicSweden and RISE will present Innovation support offered by EU-project PhotonHUB
  • Currently there are 20 exhibitors showing their products at the conference
  • There will also be a poster session
  • There will be Lab visits to both the Ljungberg Lab at SLU and the Physics department
  • Laserlab Sweden present PhD student works including CARLA Camp Capsule promoting photonics

Please register here before 2022-09-25:



Application for student free admission:
Up to 10 students in a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree program can apply for free admission for OPS-2022, which is sponsored by ThorLabs Sweden AB.

Please check our webpage for updates: 

Preliminary Agenda: See more detailed information and the updated program here

2022-10-04 Day 1: Tuesday
14:00-18:00     Nordic Photonics Forum meeting arranged with Smarter Electronic Systems
18:00-19:00     Networking with drinks and finger food

2022-10-05 Day 2: Wednesday09:00-10:00     On-site registration
10:00-12:20     Keynote Talk & Exhibitor Presentations
12:20-14:00     Lunch & Poster Session & Exhibition
14:00-16:20     Conference talks
18:00-19:00     Poster Session & Exhibition
19:00-22:00     Conference dinner

2022-10-06 Day 3: Thursday09:00-10:20     Conference talks
10:20-10:40     Coffee Break
10:40-11:40     Conference talks
11:40-14:00     Lunch & Poster Session & Exhibition
14:00-14:45     Keynote Talk 
14:45-15:25     PhotonicSweden Awards & Poster Prize
15:30-17:30     Lab visits 

2022-10-07 Day 4: Friday
08:30-14:45     Laserlab Sweden Day 
including CARLA Camp Capsule for university students!08:30-08:40     Introduction to Laserlab Sweden
08:40-09:40     Presentation of the Gothenburg node
09:50-10:50     Presentation of the Lund node
11:00-12:00     Presentation of the Umeå node
12:00-13:00     Lunch
13:00-14:30     Presentation of the Stockholm/Uppsala nodes
14:30-14:45     Wrapping up!

Each node presentation will comprise a description of the node (15 minutes), followed by 2 – 3 presentations (15 – 30 minutes each) by node participants

The participation fee is:
=> SEK 3,300+VAT for non-members
=> SEK 2,600+VAT for members of PS or EOS
=> SEK 1,500+VAT for students and pensioners who are members of PS or EOS
=> SEK 1,500+VAT for invited speakers
In addition to the conference, the participation fee also includes lunches, coffee and conference dinner on 5/10.

          Umeå University, 901 87 Umeå, Sweden

Hotel reservation
PhotonicSweden has reserved 20 double rooms and 40 single rooms at Hotel Björken, which is close to the venue.

  • Special price for single room SEK 750 per room and night
  • Special price for double room SEK 1150 per room and night
  • The accommodation price includes breakfast.
  • The parking cost is SEK 80 per day.
  • Enter the code “PhotonicSweden 2022” when booking to get the special price.
  • Rooms not booked 3 weeks before arrival are automatically canceled.

Hotell Björken
Visiting address:                
Lasarettsbacken 10
Postal address:                  Box 7986907 19 Umeå, Sweden
                                    +46 90 10 87 00