Photonex Conference 2021

Photonex & Vacuum Technologies Conference
Venue: Scottish Events Campus, Glasgow

Date: 28-30th September 2021

Chromacity will exhibit at Photonex in Glasgow this September. The leading photonics conference in the UK, will be co-located with the Vacuum Technologies expo, and is anticipated to attract over 350 photonics experts from component suppliers, consultants, industrial players, university research groups and innovative start-ups.

The SPIE Photonex & Vacuum Technologies conference will also host a Quantum Technologies Zone to showcase quantum-enabled prototypes, launch new products, and explore opportunities for collaboration.

Panel Discussions

Chromacity CEO, Shahida Imani, will participate in two panel discussions with Photonics Scotland and the Photonics Leadership Group (PLG).

      Opening Up Photonics

Photonics Scotland will host an ‘Opening Up Photonics’ event which is an initiative designed to increase gender inclusivity within the industry. Shahida will join the Opening Up Photonics panel discussion, between 10:00 – 12:00 on Wednesday 29th September, to talk about the measures taken at Chromacity to promote the importance of inclusion and diversity.

     UK Photonics Innovation Chain, what can we do better?

The Photonics Leadership Group will host a panel discussion on the UK Photonics Innovation Chain, between 13:30-14:30 on Wednesday 29th September. Shahida Imani will join the discussion and share an industrial insight into the UK photonics ecosystem to help answer the question; what can we do better?

Exhibition Floor

Visit Chromacity (stand number 516) to learn how our fixed wavelength femtosecond lasers and picosecond optical parametric oscillators (OPO) are used as a powerful and efficient light source to drive advances in microscopy, spectroscopy and quantum applications.

The Photonex conference programme is available to browse here. To meet members of Chromacity’s commercial team during the conference, email: