CPIA held its Annual Meeting virtually on October 29, 2020. Over 60 people were in attendance to hear from the keynote speaker on the Colorado economy and the part photonics plays in it. Three awards were given out to companies and four to individuals, all for outstanding contributions to the Colorado photonics community. The three winners of the student poster contest, also held virtually on October 27, spoke as well.
Read about our upcoming CPIA Annual Meeting on October 29, 2020.
Welcome to CPIA
CPIA is a not-for-profit association of industrial, educational, and governmental entities involved in research, development, and/or the sale of products and services that involve photonics technologies.
GENERATING AND HARNESSING LIGHT AND ITS ENERGY FOR HIGH TECH SOLUTIONS.
Become a Member
Open to companies and organizations that support the Photonics industry.
CPIA links companies to the Innovative Industry Internship Program and up to $5000 in reimbursement.
October 18-19, Technical Classes “Introduction to Optical Alignment Techniques” and “Introduction to Optical Tolerancing”
October 24, Annual Meeting “Focus on University Research”
CPIA Unites the Photonics Industry in Colorado
To promote the strength and contribution that photonics technologies make.
Publicizes this strength in industry trade shows and international business forums.
Helps assure a trained workforce is available to allow the industry to grow and attracts out-of-state talent.
Promotes the needs and wants of the photonics industry to the local and federal governments.
Provides a forum for industry, academia, and government laboratories to collaborate on R&D projects.