The AOS hosts three conferences (AOS Congress, ACOFT and ACOLS) and co-sponsors others. AOS News (Vol. 27, No.4) gives an overview of AOS conferences 1977-2012.
The Australian and New Zealand Conference on Optics and Photonics (ANZCOP) conference series integrates the Australian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy (ACOLS) and the Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOFT). ANZCOP 2013 was held in Perth and ANZCOP 2015 was held in Adelaide.
ANZCOP 2017 will be held in Queenstown, New Zealand 3-7 December 2017.
Incorporates the AOS Annual Meeting