Arizona Photonics Days 2024


Optics Valley invites you to the 7th Arizona Photonics Days conference in Tucson, Arizona, on January 24-26, 2024, just prior to Photonics West 2024.

Connect with your peers and industry leaders for technical presentations, industry trend discussions, and business-building opportunities with global attendees over three days.

Program Overview

The program will focus on the expanding scope of optics and photonics technologies in industrial and commercial applications in five areas: Sensing and Metrology, Astronomy, Laser Technology, Quantum Information Science and Biomedical Technology.

  • Daily keynotes by industry leaders
  • 25+ innovation and technology presentations
  • 20+ company pitches
  • Generous networking opportunities
  • Optional lab, company and facility tours

Important Dates

  • July 1, 2023 – Nov. 1, 2023: Call for Presentations are now closed.
  • Aug. 1, 2023 – Jan. 19, 2024: Sponsorship Opportunities. Download PDF Here.
  • July 19, 2023 – Jan. 24, 2024: Registration NOW OPEN!

Conference Schedule

  • Jan. 24: 7:30 am — 5:00 pm MST (followed by welcome reception)
  • Jan. 25: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm MST (followed by networking reception)
  • Jan. 26: 7:30 am – 12:30 pm MST

Who Should Attend?

  • Business owners, executives and professionals of optics and photonics companies
  • Industry leaders whose companies apply these technologies
  • Academic and industry scientists and engineers
  • Optics cluster leadership and staff

Hotel Room Block Information:


About Optics Valley
Optics Valley is the optics industry cluster for Arizona. The mission of Optics Valley is to catalyze, convene, and connect optics, photonics, astronomy, and supporting business interests throughout Arizona. Optics Valley is a committee of the Arizona Technology Council.


About the Global Photonics Alliance
Global Photonics Alliance creates bridges between all optics and photonics clusters to address common matters and facilitate communication and business among members around the world.


About Tech Parks Arizona
Tech Parks Arizona creates the place, environment, and interactive ground that generates, attracts and retains technology companies and talent in alignment with the research, mission, and goals of the University of Arizona (UA).


About Arizona Technology Council
The Arizona Technology Council is Arizona’s premier trade association for science and technology companies. Recognized as having a diverse professional business community, Council members work towards furthering the advancement of technology in Arizona through leadership, education, legislation and social action.


Event Center - Building 9030
9030 S Rita Road
Tucson , AZ 85747


University of Arizona - Tech Park Arizona


January 24, 2024
January 26, 2024


7:30am - 5:00pm MST


$350 for individual; $900 Company (up to 5 attendees)