The European Optical Society Annual Meeting, EOSAM, is a major international scientific conference covering all aspects of optics and photonics. The 11th EOSAM is organized by EOS and SFO onsite in Dijon, France, at the Dijon Exhibition and Convention Center, 11 - 15 September 2023. The European Optical Society Annual Meeting, EOSAM, covers all aspects of optics and photonics within several topical meetings and sessions. It is attended annually by over 500 top researchers, key leaders, students, and industry experts from over 30 different countries all over the world. EOSAM is a great platform for presenting the most recent research results, for connecting and catching up, as well as bridging the gap between research, education and industry.