Welcome to the Optics and Photonics Africa Congress that will take place in the surroundings of Kruger National Park in South Africa! This meeting is sponsored by the most important scientific organizations in the field around the World and will bring together the international scientific community in an inspiring location to share the latest advances in the sciences of light and establish new international collaborations. Participants will also have the chance to enjoy South Africa’s beautiful landscapes, diverse wildlife, and rich cultural heritage. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to expand your horizons and to contribute to the scientific community.


  • Abstract Submission Open: May 30th, 2023
  • Abstract Submission Extended Deadline: August 15th, 2023
  • Notification of Acceptance: August 31st, 2023
  • Early Registration Deadline: September 15th, 2023
  • Congress Starts: November 6th, 2023