Industrial Affiliates Meeting, Fall 2023

IA meeting dates fall 2023


All Day, Oct. 23 to 25, 2023


Students & Faculty, mark your calendars for the

Fall 2023 Industrial Affiliates Showcase and Workshop

October 23-25, 2023

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What is the Industrial Affiliates Showcase & Workshop?

Twice a year, our Industrial Affiliate corporate partners join us for the Industrial Affiliates Corporate Showcase and Workshop. Take this opportunity to connect with optics industry professionals, share your research, learn about job and internship opportunities, and more! Students, staff, and faculty are all encouraged to attend and meet our Industrial Affiliates.

How to get involved

Attend the Showcase & Workshop | Mark your Calendar Today!

There are many ways to get involved! All students should attend the Corporate Showcase, meals, and more. Whether you’re looking for internships and job opportunities or just starting your degree program, this is a great chance to begin building relationships with our affiliates! Amber Soergel will also send recommendations for preparing to impress!

Students, Share Your Research | Open to Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Opportunities include: 

  • Presenting a poster during the Corporate Showcase 
    Monday, October 23 | 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

  • Presenting during Tuesday’s Workshop - both 5-minute “rapid fire” and full 12-minute presentation slots are available!
    Tuesday, October 24 | 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

  • Hosting an Open Lab Tour
    Tuesday, October 24, 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Complete the sign up form no later than September 15.

Note: Presentation submissions will be reviewed & selected by the Industrial Affiliates Executive Committee after the deadline.

Have questions? We’re here to help! Email Channel Lemon, Senior Events Coordinator, at