9thAnnual DOE

Laser Safety Workshop

September 10-12, 2013

Boulder, Colorado

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Save the date and plan to attend the 9th Annual Department of Energy LSO Workshop. 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 David Wineland, recipient of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics. There will be a Vendor Exhibit and tours of NIST facilities on the afternoon of Sept. 11.

Certification Maintenance points will be available. The Board of Laser Safety will offer a CLSO/CMLSO exam on Sept. 9, just prior to the Workshop.

Additional information is available on the Workshop website. The registration fee will be $150 and includes the reception dinner. For more information, including abstract submission, please contact the Workshop Co-Chairs: Joshua Hadler, hadler@nist.gov or Michael Woods, mwoods@slac.stanford.edu.

Reception Dinner for Conference Attendees will be held at the National Center for Atmospheric Research on Sept 11th.

Lodging: The Boulder Outlook Hotel, within walking distance of NIST, is offering a rate of $109/night (meets GSA per diem).http://www.boulderoutlook.com/