[ M Suquared ] International Year of Light 2015

13 Mar, 2015

On 20 December 2013, The United Nations (UN) General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015). This global initiative will highlight to the citizens of the world the importance of light and optical technologies in their lives, for their futures and for the development of society.

The IYL will consist of a series of co-ordinated events around the world to communicate the importance of light and optical technologies in society.

M Squared lasers will celebrate the IYL 2015 by taking part in a number of events worldwide including the opening ceremony in Paris and the official IYL launch events for the UK and Scotland.  M Squared will also be attending Photonics West 2015, the #1 laser, photonics, biomedical optics conference.  Please visit our events page for regular updates on the events that will be involved in throughout the year.

Full details on the International Year of Light 2015 and a full worldwide event listing can be found here.  You can find the full listing of events for Scotland here