This comprehensive workshop is for individuals with laser safety responsibility and interest in a research, industrial or academic setting who want to update and expand their laser safety knowledge. It features presentations on current laser applications and associated laser safety issues and solutions. Anyone interested in laser safety will not want to miss this unique workshop! The workshop also serves as the annual meeting of the U.S. Department of Energy Laser Safety Working Group (DOE – EFCOG).
The Workshop is a 2.5-day meeting and will include both invited and contributed talks. Keynote speaker will be Jeff Wisoff, Acting Principal Associate Director for the National Ignition Facility and Photon Science Directorate and former space shuttle astronaut. There will be a Vendor Exhibit and tours of the NIF and Jupiter Laser Facility offered on the afternoon of August 20th. The Board of Laser Safety will offer a CLSO/CMLSO exam on August 18th, just prior to the Workshop and Certification Maintenance (CM) points will be awarded for this event.
All accomadations will be through Four Points by Sheraton. The registration fee will be $150 and includes the reception dinner. Admission will open March 1. For more information please visit the Workshop website <https://lasers.llnl.gov/nif-workshops/laser-safety-officer-2014/>