In May 2021, the UN declared 2022 as the International Year of Glass. Members of Optica and the optics and photonics community make many contributions to glass science and applications. The progress is highlighted in varied forms for the opening ceremonies in Geneva Switzerland, February 10-11, 2022. Programming is provided in virtual formats, live and recorded, as below.
Featured Podcast Kathleen Richardson and Manoj Choudhary discuss the International Year of Glass 2022. Dr. Richardson highlights the roles of Optica, SPIE, and the optics and photonics community as important partners. See more here.
Opening ceremonies See general information and opening ceremonies live and recorded here.
Keep up to date The website for the International Year of Glass 2022 is here.