• Registration is not complete until payment is received (see "Cost and Payment options" below)
  • Registration is limited to 150 participants

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Cost and Payment Options

  • Registration is not complete until payment is received. The early-bird registration cut-off date is March 16, 2018.
  • Early-bird registration: $150/person if payment received by March 16, 2018
  • Late registration: $200/person if payment received after March 16, 2018
  • Payment may be made by check or credit card (Visa, Mastercard and Discover are accepted, we do NOT accept American Express).
    We do not have online payment capability

    If paying by check
    Make payable to: University of Rochester
    Memo: 2018 LSO Workshop
    Mail to: Jennifer Goodwin
    Laboratory for Laser Energetics
    250 E. River Rd.
    Rochester, NY 14623-1299

    If paying by credit card
    Call during business hour 9am-5pm M-F (Eastern Standard Time)
    Lori Morgan (585) 275-2119
    Do not leave a message. Calls will not be returned.

Included Benefits

  • Registration fees include the 2½ day workshop, daily snacks, LLE tours, vendor exhibits, Dinner/Social Event Wednesday evening, and bus transportation to Social Event
  • Participants are responsible for their own lodging, daily lunches, transportation between lodging and workshop

(Optional) Board of Laser Safety—Laser Safety Officer Certification Exam

Special instructions for attendees who wish to take the Board of Laser Safety (BLS) Laser Safety Officer Certification exam:
  • The cost of this examination is NOT included in workshop registration, and is payable directly to the Board of Laser Safety (BLS)
  • You must complete a separate registration with the BLS at least 2 weeks prior to the workshop. See the BLS website for complete details
  • Non-US citizens must submit a Non-U.S. Citizen Visitor Information Sheet to LLE no later than March 1st, 2018 to take this exam. [See "Foreign Nationals (Non-US citizens)" below]
  • When: Monday May 7th
    Examinees may arrive between 11:30-12:45
    Examination will be proctored from 1-5pm

    Where: University of Rochester Laboratory for Laser Energetics East Entrance
    (round, glass façade near entrance; no flag at east entrance)
    240 E. River Road, Rochester, NY 14623

Foreign Nationals (Non-US citizens)

Non-US citizens who wish to take the BLS Certified Laser Safety Officer Certification exam, or tour the MTW-OPAL Laboratory must submit a Non-U.S. Citizen Visitor Information Sheet by March 1st, 2018. If you are not a US citizen and wish to participate in either of these activities, you may obtain the form here. Email completed applications to:

  Doug Jacobs-Perkins
  Subject: Non-U.S. Citizen Visitor Information Sheet for Laser Safety Workshop