Program

As a tradition, the OPD2022 program will include both the academy and industry sessions running in parallel.

Venue (6th – 8th September):

Solo Sokos Hotel Torni (1st & 2nd floors), Ratapihankatu 43, 33100 Tampere, Finland

Tuesday 6.9.2022

12.00 
Registration opens – Sokos Hotel Torni
13.00-14.00 
Nordic Photonics Meeting – Raide 1
13.00-15.00 
Bright Future ahead - Academy v/s Industry – Photonics Students Meet-up - Rooms Pikku-Rusko & Heikki
15.00-15.15 PREIN Flagship Networking event - Welcome words - Raide 1 & Pikku-Rusko & Heikki
15.15-16.40 
PREIN flagship networking event – WP Research highlights poster session with coffee - Raide 1 & Rooms Pikku-Rusko & Heikki
16.45-18.00PREIN flagship networking event – Panel discussion "How to attract (and keep) talented students to Finland" - Raide 1 & Rooms Pikku-Rusko & Heikki
18.30-18.40Welcome words – Juha Purmonen – Raide 1
18.40-21.00Get together reception, Co-sponsored by Dispelix – Lobby

Wednesday 7.9.2022  

08.00-8.45 Registration
08.45-09.00 Welcome Speech - Photonics Finland, Juha Toivonen - Raide 1&2
09.00-09.45 Plenary talk 1 - Bernard Kress - Optics and Photonics as Key enabling technologies for Metaverse gateways - Raide 1&2
09.45-10.10 Exhibitor's pitch - Session 1 - Raide 1&2
10.10-10.40 Coffee break - Co-sponsored by Dispelix, Exhibition - Lobby & Raide 3&4
10.40-12.00 Parallel sessions: 
Academic session - Metamaterial, Plasmonics, Optical nano-antennas
Industrial session - Imaging
12.00-14.00 Lunch break & Exhibition & Poster session 1
14.00-14.45 Plenary talk 2- Prof. Uriel Levy - Nanoplasmonic and nanophotonics active devices - Raide 1&2
14.45-15.15 Exhibitor's pitch - Session 2
15.15-15.45 Coffee break - Co-sponsored by Summa Semiconductor, Exhibition - Lobby & Raide 3&4
15.45-17.05 Parallel sessions: 
Academic session - Imaging and Sensing
Industrial session - Glass Photonics
17.15-18.40 Women in Photonics (event open to everyone)- Raide 1&2
Detailed program here
18.40-19.30 Photonics Finland Survey & Projects event - Raide 1&2
 20.00-23.30Dinner in Sokos Hotel Ilves, Ballroom.
Photonics Finland Awards for The Photonics Company of the Year, Best PhD Thesis Award.

 

Thursday 8.9.2022 

09.15OPD doors open
09.15- 09.45Coffee break and exhibition - Lobby & Raide 3&4
09.45-10.30 Plenary talk: 3 Evgeny Shirko, Senior Optics Designer at Varjo - Metaverse and XR - Raide 1&2
10.40-12.00 Parallel sessions: 
Academic session - Emission Control, Lasing
Industrial session - Panel discussion - Metaverse
12.00-14.00Lunch break & Poster session
12.00-15.00 Job Fair & Exhibition - Free of charge for everyone - Registration required
14.00-15.20 Parallel sessions: 
Academic session - Non-classical applications
Industrial session - Laser & Medical technology
15.20-15.25 Conference Farewell & Best Poster Awards