International Year of Light 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 International Year has been the initiative of a large consortium of scientific bodies together with UNESCO, and will bring together many different stakeholders including scientific societies and unions, educational institutions, technology platforms, non-profit organizations and private sector partners.
You can find all information on the International Year of Light on its website, where there is also a calendar of all pertinent events.
Scientific events concentrating on the physical aspects of light:
Other aspects of light may be handled by various other organisations:
Official website of the International Year of Light 2015