International Conference on  Applications of Optics and Photonics


In order to register please send, by email, your data to

Please indicate if you are an author, payment method and any particular request (dietary for instance).

In order to ensure the best organization please let us know also the expected arrival and departure dates.

If student please tell us if you would like to apply to SPIE’ award.

(You may use the form below for reference)


We appreciate and strongly advise an early registration.


You may pay the fee by cash at the registration desk or by bank transfer:

Bank: BANCO BEST, Lisbon, Portugal

Account: SPOF. Sociedade Portuguesa para a Investigação e Desenvolvimento em óptica e Fotónica; Reference: AOP2011

IBAN: PT50006509210021093000473 ; SWIFT/BIC code: BESZPTPL


Early regular fee (until March 28, 2011):  320€ (early reduced* fee 250€)


Late regular fee (after March 28, 2011 and on site):  550€ (late reduced* fee 500€)

Student’ fee:  100€  (reduced* 50€) (after March 28, 2011: 250€)

Accompanying person fee: 90€ (late and on site fee 140€)



*Regular fee’ reduction for members of SPOF, SPIE, EOS, OSA, RIAO, SEDOPTICA, AMO, OPSS, CVO, STO, SECPho others to be added : 50€ (70€ for early registration)


A inscrição na conferência (early e late regular fee, e student fee)  inclui a inscrição (caso o desejem) na SPOF com a oferta das cotas nos 3 primeiros anos. A inscrição na SPOF inclui a inscrição na European Optics Society, EOS. A SPOF é membro da Rede Ibero-americana de Óptica (RIAO).


Regular fee includes: access to all sessions workshops and tutorials, coffee breaks, lunch, social program including welcome reception and conference dinners, proceedings book in cdrom (an extra 15€ fee apply for paper book instead cdrom) (published by SPIE).

Student’ fee do not include the proceedings book and access to welcome reception, lunches and conference dinners (tickets for lunch at the University’ canteen are available at 3€). 

Accompanying person fee includes access to the social program including welcome reception and conference dinners.


            Fees may be partially or fully waived for students presenting oral or poster communication(s) and prospective participants coming from developing countries (presenting oral or poster communication(s)).

            Applications should be sent by email to the chairperson, as soon as possible, together with the work (or works) to submit to the conference:

                                 (with copy, CC, to

Manuel F. M. Costa’ 2010

Universidade do Minho

Hotel & Spa Melia Braga

Braga, Portugal

May 3 to 7, 2011