New Orleans Tech Workshop 2024

The Call for Papers is now open for the 2024 APOMA Technical Workshop in New Orleans!

This is the opportunity to cover topics you are most interested in. Submit your ideas to enlighten and engage the audience!

  • Please let us know what topics you would like to see presented.
  • Respond on topics you would like to present to the group.
  • We encourage you to check with colleagues who will be attending or those who you would like to see make presentations.

Email your ideas or submit your topic to:  Travis Green —

Click HERE for the flyer. Deadline: 5/24/24!

The workshop will consist of two days of topics covering a wide range of challenges and advancements in optics manufacturing.

Tuesday        Oct. 8th Evening – Opening Reception

Wednesday   Oct. 9th – Technical Talks

Thursday      Oct. 10th – Technical Talks

Friday          Oct. 11th – Ligo Tour

The 2024 New Orleans Tech Workshop and Ligo tour are for APOMA members only — join APOMA today.

Host hotel: 

The goal of the workshop is to connect optics manufacturing leaders to the latest ideas, techniques and advancements of the industry. Becoming a sponsor allows you to be recognized within the APOMA organization, but also helps to offset the workshop costs for all attendees. Sponsorship opportunities will close 6/28/24.

Sponsorship Opportunities – now available!


Attendees will be able to tour Ligo (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory) in Livingston, Louisiana and learn more about their cutting-edge research.