Zemax Conference
October 6-8, 2020

Hear from leaders in optics, get the first look at our product roadmap, and network with peers.

Why you should attend

Invitation to Envision 2020 Zemax Conference



Do not miss this unique opportunity to learn from and interact with optics experts around the world.


Nowhere else can you get top-notch optics presentations without the hassles of travel. Attend sessions on your own time—and it is free to attend!


Though the event is virtual, you won’t miss out on connecting with your peers. Attendees will gain access to special networking opportunities throughout the conference.

ENVISION at a glance


Innovations in Optics and What’s Next for Optics
Hear from CEO, S. Subbiah and CTO, Sanjay Gangadhara about what’s ahead for the world of optics and how Zemax is looking forward to enabling the next great optics innovation.

What’s ahead for OpticStudio
Hear from Akil Bhagat, product manager for OpticStudio, share what’s ahead for the product.

Breakout sessions
With multiple tracks to choose from, you will have your choice of optics sessions to fit your interests.


Advances in Zemax customer success
Learn about the latest changes in customer success to help you achieve even more.

Innovation in optics panel
Who’s innovating in optics? We’re bringing some of the best and brightest together to share information on how they’re breaking new ground and creating exciting new designs.

Breakout sessions
More educational opportunities and how to’s—including customer stories, Zemax-led product sessions and more.


The best value of the conference! In-depth training on a variety of topics from Zemax experts. Check the full schedule for topics on mastering the API, diffractive optics, freeform, aspheres and more.


At Envision 2020 you will be able to gain accredited learnings that you will be able to take away and use. For each day of the conference you will earn five Continuing Professional Development credits.


What people said about Envision Online

“I loved the online format of the last Envision event. I was able to attend all the sessions--something I wouldn't have been able to do if I was attending in person. I was able to learn so much!”

- Elena Sokolova, RiverD International




FREE! While there is usually a cost associated with our Envision conference registration, this year we want to take advantage of the opportunity to bring as many of our customers together virtually as possible. Therefore, we’re offering this conference free of charge so we can all learn and grow together. Thank you to our wonderful sponsors for helping make this possible.


Maximize your visibility within the optical design community by sponsoring Envision. Though this event is virtual, there are many opportunities for interaction and for getting your brand front and center for this dedicated group of optics professionals. Click the button below to learn more about the various sponsorship opportunities and to work with the Zemax team to build the right opportunity for your marketing budget.