As a step towards encouraging research students, innovators, R&D and industry professionals, R&D Institutions, Industry and Academia, functioning in the area of photonics; Photonics Middle East has instituted about 40 prestigious awards, to be given away in a festive function on the final day of the Conference. The awardees are selected through nomination/evaluation and subsequent peer review by the Technical Committee.


  • Best Paper
  • Best Presenter
  • Best Young Presenter
  • Best Photonics Healthcare Product
  • Young Scientist of the Year
  • Senior Scientist of the Year
  • Budding Scientist of the Year (School Level)
  • Young Engineer of the Year
  • Senior Engineer of the Year
  • Budding Engineer of the Year
  • Best Thesis of the Year
  • Best Lifetime Achievers – R&D (3 Nos)
  • Best Lifetime Achievers – Industry (3 Nos)
  • Best Lifetime Achievers – Academia (3 Nos)
  • Best Photonics Application Professionals (3 Nos)
  • Best R&D Centre
  • Best Ongoing R&D Project
  • Best Collaborative Project of the Year
  • Best Photonics Industry
  • Most Innovative Industry
  • Best Academic Centre
  • Best Equipped Medical Centre
  • Photonics Industrialist of the Year
  • Best Industry Project
  • Best Industry Product
  • Best Industry Solution
  • Best Business Proposal
  • Best Innovation
  • Best Startup
  • Publisher of the Year

R&D Centers, Academic Institutions, Industries and Publishing Houses are highly encouraged to submit nominations. Please fill up the following Award Nomination Form and submit to awards@photonicsmiddleeast.com as a .pdf file on or before February 26, 2024
Award Nomination Form

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