March 2018
Thank you to those able to join us at the APOMA General Meeting at Photonics West 2018!
Our most recent APOMA General Meeting was held in conjunction with Photonics West 2018 in San Francisco, CA. Over 50 members were in attendance, and received updates on the following topics:

A special thank you to members who signed up to participate on our newly formed committees for Apprenticeships and ISO 10110. Committee leaders for those groups will be contacting you soon. If you missed the meeting, but would like to help on either of these groups, please email Michele at:
Papers Now Being Accepted for APOMA's 2018 TECHNICAL WORKSHOP

October 18-19, 2018
Garré Vineyard & Winery – Livermore, CA

Papers are now being accepted ( submission deadline: April 30, 2018), and event registration will open later this month. The event will offer exclusive learning and networking opportunities to attendees, including a tour of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

Event attendance is limited, please register in a timely manner to secure a seat. Attendees must be APOMA members in good standing with 2018 member dues paid. 

Interested in event sponsorships? Click HERE!
Member Corner

A new addition to our APOMA eNews, the Member Corner provides an opportunity for members to post requests for feedback from other members. Submissions for this section should be sent to Michele at email:

Posting from Mel Kantor, Tower Optical Corp.:
  • We are looking for a Hoffman Double-side Polisher available for sale. 
  • Please contact Mel directly if you can assist with this request, email: