The Optics and Photonics Days academic conference program consists of submitted contributions as well as invited talks, plenary speakers, panel discussions and other related activity. Academic sessions include oral presentations and poster presentations for which you may submit your abstract for review by the program committee and additional expert reviewers.

**Students in a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree program who are studying in a Finnish university¬†during 2024 – Apply for a free OPD2024 admission HERE!

Typographical instructions for the submissions are listed in the abstract template, which is available in Microsoft Word -format and LaTeX-format. The maximum length for the abstract is 1 page. The template for submission is available here: Submission template for OPD.

  • The abstract is to be submitted no later than 23rd February 2024 in the conference registration and submission portal Here.

Minimum requirements for submission are

  • Submission type select (preferred oral or poster presentation),
  • All authors, email addresses and organizations; list of authors must be identical to the submitted pdf-file,
  • Title of Contribution,
  • A short summary of the work (max 3 000 characters)

Poster session details and schedule for OPD2024

  • Poster size is A0 (841 x 1189 mm), poster stands are 88 x 118 cm.
  • We do not print the posters for you.
  • Depending on the total number of posters, the poster session might be split in two different sessions.
  • Posters can be set in place 29th May starting at 8AM.
  • Poster walls will be located at OPD venue / Scandic Marina Congress Center 2nd floor / lobby area.
  • If you have additional questions regarding poster session, please contact Caroline Amiot,

OPD 2023 – Lewis Atsu Asilevi & Jani Patrakka (not in the picture) received The Best Poster awards, and Moona Kurttila received The Best Oral Presentation award.