Optics Alumni and Affiliates Reception at FiO

    Date Posted: 
    Thursday, September 15, 2016

    The University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences, University of Rochester Institute of Optics, University of Central Florida College of Optics & Photonics and the Stanford University Photonics Research Center invite you to a special alumni and friends reception, held on Tuesday, Oct. 18 in conjunction with the OSA Frontier in Optics conference in Rochester, NY.

    • When: Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, 7-10p.m.
    • Where: Radisson Riverside Rochester - Riverside Ballroom and Lounge, 120 East Main Street, Rochester, NY 14604 

    The event will feature remarks from Optics Leaders including Thomas L. Koch, Xi-Cheng Zhang, Bahaa Saleh and Thomas Baer.

    Registration required. Please rsvp by October 7, 2016: https://emsregics.ur.rochester.edu/OpticsAlumniReception

    • The Radisson may be accessed from the Hyatt and Convention Center via the Skyway Bridge.
    • Parking (self or valet) is complimentary at the Radisson for those attending our event.
    • Special opportunity to visit UR campus just prior and during the reception

    Explore the exhibition, City of Lights: Rochester and the History of Optics, in celebration of the Optical Society’s centennial. On display in the UR Rush Rhees Library; Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation Department Tours for in–depth look at the achievements and milestones of the optical professions, from its beginning in the early twentieth century through its height during the post-World War II era, with particular focus on Rochester's important contributions to the field. Busses leaving on the half hour (6-8p.m.)