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27 February 2024

Conférence sur l’avenir des communications quantiques – 27 février 19h

Salle Dina-Bélanger 2047, chemin Saint-Louis, Québec (Québec)  G1T 1P3
Mardi 27 février 2024, à 19 h

Le COPL est heureux de partager cette invitation pour une soirée haute en couleur qui vous permettra d’en apprendre davantage sur les avancées quantiques et sur l’évolution des protocoles de communication. Au plaisir de vous y voir en grand nombre!

En marge des activités pour souligner son 35e anniversaire, INO organise une conférence sur l’avenir des communications quantiques et sur la révolution qu’elles annoncent dans notre quotidien.

Mettant en vedette monsieur Gilles Brassard, professeur à l’Université de Montréal et cryptologue, cette soirée permettra aux participants d’en apprendre davantage sur les avancées quantiques et sur l’évolution des protocoles de communication.

Conférence grand public. C’est GRATUIT!

Quand : Mardi 27 février 2024, à 19 h

Où : Salle Dina-Bélanger
2047, chemin Saint-Louis, Québec (Québec)  G1T 1P3

Réservez votre place !

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COPL - Etablissement - INRS

9 February 2024

Virtual seminar: Introduction to high-power laser technology – February 9, 1 p.m.

Virtuel
February 9th from 1:00 p.m to 3:00 p.m

Participate in the seminar organized by INRS’s Energy, Materials and Telecommunications Center as part of the NSERC CREATE TrUST program.

Speaker: Professor François Légaré

Topic: Introduction to high-power laser technology

Language of presentation: English

Date and time: February 9th from 1:00 p.m to 3:00 p.m

Zoom link: https://INRS.zoom.us/j/84160961527?pwd=blhxY2VCOXk1Tmg2VDl0dlo3dm4rdz09

Meeting ID: 841 6096 1527

Secret code: 037589

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1 December 2023

Montréal Photonics Networking Event

1100 Notre-Dame Street W, Montréal, Quebec, H3C 1K3
10:30 AM to 06:00 PM

COPL is a partner of the 7th edition of the Montréal photonics networking event.

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28 November 2023

EDI Webinar about fatphobia

Online
12h

The consulting firm URElles offers an open webinar on the subject of fatphobia on Tuesday, November 28 at 12 p.m. online.

Free registration via the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0odOGprDwpEtaco5qmAQEVhtI745ZVCpyB

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23 November 2023

Canadian edition of the Photonics Online Meetup (canPOM)

Online
Take part in the canPOM from10:30 AM to 4:40 PM

COPL is involved in the Canadian edition of the Photonics Online Meetup (canPOM)

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21 November 2023

Graduate students and Post-Doctoral Fellow Career Fair – 2nd edition

McGill University’s NRH Conference Centre, Montreal
From 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Participate in the 2nd edition of the Graduate students and Post-Doctoral Fellow Career Fair organized by STARaCom, COPL and RESMIQ on Tuesday, November 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

List of the featured speakers:

  • Dr. Alan Shepard, President, Western University: The Future of Graduate Research and Education
  • Ms. Taryn Tomlinson, Director, Solar-Terrestrial System Science: The Canadian Space Agency: looking forward and looking back – on planet Earth
  • Dr. Peter Winzer, Chief Technology Officer, Nubis Communications: Next generation, optical communications, technologies and networks
  • Ms. Christina-Maria Katsari, Advisor Mitacs, Empowering research and industry: Mitacs funding opportunities
  • Mr. François R.-Moisan, Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder, Sollum Technologies
  • Mr. Mehdi Bozzo-Rey, DistriQ – Sherbrooke Quantum Innovation Zone,  Job opportunities in the quantum industry
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9 November 2023

Fabio Boschini presents a seminar entitled: Electron dynamics in quantum materials probed by advanced momentum-resolved spectroscopies

McGill University, Rutherford (physics) Building, Bell room - room 103 and Online
10:30 am

Professor and COPL member Fabio Boschini (INRS-EMT) will present a seminar aimed at RQMP members, but open to all, this Thursday, November 9 at 10:30 am at McGill University (Ernest Rutherford Physics, Bell Room – room 103). The seminar can also be viewed online: zoom link.

Seminar title: Electron dynamics in quantum materials probed by advanced momentum-resolved spectroscopies

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9 November 2023

Virtual Seminar: Using Machine Learning for the Detection and Root Cause Analysis of Performance Degradation in Optical Networks

Online
10:00 AM on Zoom platform

High Throughput and Secure Networks (HTSN) Challenge program delivered by the NRC’s Advanced Electronics and Photonics Research Centre is hosting regular virtual seminar series to promote scientific information sharing, discussions, and interactions between researchers.

Next virtual Seminar presented this November 9 by Professor Christine Tremblay from École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS -Montréal).

https://zoom.us/j/91895509588?pwd=a0pVbTBEM3VvaUY2N1hhaTByWit6Zz09

Meeting ID: 918 9550 9588

Passcode: 111241

 

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10 October 2023

SYMPOSIUM IRP LUMAQ – Lumière matière Aquitaine Québec

 Centre d'optique, photonique et lasers (COPL), Pavillon d'Optique-photonique, 2375 rue de la Terrasse, Québec (Qc), G1V 0A6
Dès 8h30 à l'amphithéâtre 1168 POP, Université Laval

Participez au Symposium IRP LUMAQ qui se tiendra du 10 au 12 octobre au COPL de l’Université Laval et réunira 20 conférences de spécialistes en provenance du Québec, de la France et du Brésil pour discuter des dernières avancées en recherche sur l’interaction laser-matière.

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20 June 2023

Inside Quantum Technology Canada

Centre Mont-Royal in Montréal

This event is Canada’s Quantum Computing Event, focusing on Ecosystems for Quantum Readiness. A number of vertical topics encompassing more than 30 panels and talks from over 80 speakers will provide attendees with a deep understanding on state-of-the-art developments of the future quantum ecosystems as well as the current impact of quantum computing technologies.

The conference brings together corporate management, entrepreneurs, end users, technology providers, infrastructure partners, researchers and investors who are working on the current future developments of the quantum ecosystem. IQT Canada is organized by 3DR Holdings, IQT Research, INTRIQ, and the Governments of both Canada and Quebec. The June conference will be an “in-person” event to ensure maximum networking and discussion and will take place at Centre Mont-Royal in Montréal (Québec), Canada.

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12 June 2023

Photonics North 2023

Palais des congrès de Montréal
June 12 to 15, 2023

The 2023 edition of Photonics North will be held from June 12 to 15 in Montreal.

You have until January 25th to submit an abstract!

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4 June 2023

Optica Design and Fabrication Congress

Quebec city Convention Centre
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1 June 2023

2023 COPL Annual Conference

Pavillon Alphonse-Desjardins, Université Laval, Quebec city
Thursday, June 1, from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm

Registration is open for the COPL Annual Conference to be held on June 1st at Université Laval.

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13 April 2023

Forum québécois sur les matériaux avancés

Québec

Participate in the Forum québécois sur les matériaux avancés organized by CERMA, CQMF and RQMP in collaboration with COPL to be held April 13-14, 2023 at the Delta Hotel by Marriott Quebec.

Registration -> FQMA

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22 March 2023

Symposium QUEBEC ACCELERATES ITS TRANSITION TO QUANTUM PHOTONICS

Polytechnique Montréal, Rolland Gallery, 6th Floor, Pavillon Principal
Wednesday, March 22, from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm

Take part in the Symposium – Quebec accelerates its transition to quantum photonics on March 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Polytechnique Montréal.

Why participate ?

Come and discover the PQ2 platform of collaborative projects, the international MIRAQLS and HyperSpace projects supported by NSERC, as well as the MEI research chairholders’ projects in quantum photonics.

Take the opportunity to exchange with your peers and industry partners on the future of research and innovation in quantum technologies.

To register: REGISTRATION FORM

This event is co-organized by PQ2, COPL, INTRIQ and RQMP.

  

Program Overview

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17 March 2023

EDI Training on non-violent communication

Online and in presence at the participating academic institutions -See the list

COPL is once again partnering with its counterparts in the CGCC, INTRIQ, QCAM and RQMP strategic clusters to bring you an EDI training that will address the topic of non-violent communication.

The training will be held online and at several participating academic institutions on Friday, March 17 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.

More information is available below

This training is offered free of charge to all members

To register, follow the link: https://forms.office.com/r/fBKFeE7LFd

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7 December 2022

EDI Activity – Participate in the workshop on microaggressions in the workplace

Virtual and in presence
12:00 to 1:30 pm

COPL is joining forces with CGCC, INTRIQ, QCAM and RQMP to offer a series of workshops aimed at better integrating the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion within research teams.
As the first workshop, we invite you on December 7th from 12:00 to 1:30 pm to the conference on microaggressions in the workplace.

To find out more about the workshop and to register, click here: Workshop on microaggressions in the workplace.

 

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29 November 2022

Graduate Student and Post-Doc Career Fair

McGill University’s NRH Conference Centre, Montreal
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m

Take part in the first Graduate Student and Post-Doc Career Fair co-hosted by the Centre for optics, photonics and lasers (COPL), the Regroupement Stratégique en Microsystèmes du Québec (Resmiq) and the Centre for Systems, Technologies and Applications for Radiofrequency and Communications (STARaCom)!

The fair will be held at McGill University’s NRH Conference Centre (3625 avenue du Parc Montreal, Quebec H2X 3P8) on November 29, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

You will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from companies, federal labs, provincial labs, and other related organizations.

There is no charge for this event, but registration is necessary.  Registration: Career Fair

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25 November 2022

canPOM – Rencontre virtuelle sur la Photonique

Virtuel

Vous êtes cordialement invités à participer à la prochaine rencontre virtuelle sur la Photonique [Photonic Online Meetup] (canPOM).

Venez découvrir la communauté canadienne de photonique le 25 novembre prochain lors de la troisième édition de la conférence.

Chercheurs et chercheuses de tout niveau de parcours professionnel et académique, incluant les étudiants et étudiantes de 1er cycle et de cycle supérieur sont invité.es.

Pour inscription: http://canpom.photonicsonlinemeetup.org/fr/inscription/

Pour de plus amples informations, vous pouvez contacter votre représentant local à : jean-sebastien-2.boisvert@polytml.ca

 

 

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COPL 20th IEEE international NEWCAS Conference

19 June 2022

20th IEEE International NEWCAS Conference

Centre des congrès de Québec

Thème: Les microsystèmes écoénergétiques pour la révolution en intelligence artificielle

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COPL - Centre d'optique, photonique et laser

16 June 2022

Journée annuelle du COPL

Concordia University, Montréal
8h à 17h

Programmation et lien d’inscription à venir.

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COPL - Conference Photonics North 2022

24 May 2022

24th Photonics North Conference

Niagara Falls, Scotiabank Convention Centre

This year’s conference will be carried out in Niagara Falls, and the organizers will make every effort to ensure that it continues to be an exciting and thought-provoking event with many opportunities both for promoting your research activities and learning about the latest developments. There will be plenary talks, simultaneous technical sessions, flash poster presentations, technical product demos and many opportunities to discuss with your colleagues and meet new people.

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COPL - 89e congrès ACFAS - Sciences, innovations, sociétés

10 May 2022

Colloque sur le verre

Université Laval, Québec
10 au 13 Mai de 8h00 à 17h00

Le verre: reflet de société, fenêtre sur les avancées technologiques est une occasion de partager les plus récentes avancées dans le domaine des verres et de réfléchir sur l’impact de ce matériau dans la vie quotidienne, que ce soit au niveau de la santé, de l’environnement, des télécoms et des arts. On veut démontrer que ce matériau aide à mieux comprendre la vie en permettant d’explorer l’infiniment petit et l’infiniment grand, à réunir les gens en facilitant les communications et à rejoindre une société de plus en plus branchée sur l’interactif.

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COPL - 89e congrès ACFAS - Sciences, innovations, sociétés

9 May 2022

89e congrès de l’ACFAS

En ligne et en présence

Le 89e Congrès de l’Acfas, organisé en collaboration avec l’Université Laval, se déroulera, du 9 au 13 mai 2022 sous le thème Sciences, innovations et sociétés. Une semaine complète d’événements, de colloques et de discussions sur la recherche et les savoirs.

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COPL - 89e congrès ACFAS - Sciences, innovations, sociétés

9 May 2022

Colloque sur les lasers: applications et perspectives

Université Laval, Québec
9 mai de 8h30 à 17h et 10 mai 2022 de 8h30 à 17h

Le colloque sur les lasers que nous proposons au 89e Congrès de l’ACFAS vise à dresser un portrait de la situation et à fournir une vision d’avenir du domaine.  Nous mettrons en évidence la grande contribution du laser à la société actuelle et examinerons de plus près ce que les lasers seront capables d’accomplir dans l’avenir.

Plusieurs conférencier.ère.s confirmé.e.s dont Gérard Mourou, Prix Nobel de physique 2018

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COPL - Centre d'optique, photonique et laser

5 April 2022

Symposiums virtuels étudiants du COPL

En ligne
12h à 13h

Le mardi 5 avril prochain à 12h, le réseau étudiant du COPL tiendra une conférence sur le thème « découvrez mon milieu de recherche en 5 minutes » qui mettra en vedette les membres étudiants. Les conférenciers et conférencières doivent présenter en 5 minutes, dans la langue de leur choix entre l’anglais ou le français, le projet de recherche sur lequel ils ou elles travaillent. Chaque miniconférence sera suivie d’une période de questions de 5 minutes. La discussion pourra aussi porter sur les problématiques rencontrées afin de susciter des discussions pouvant aider à la résolution de difficultés ou sur les capacités expérimentales des laboratoires pouvant être utiles à d’autres membres du COPL. Cette initiative vise à faire connaître les expertises de chacun, stimuler la synergie entre laboratoires et favoriser l’innovation dans la façon d’aborder des problèmes scientifiques.

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