The member structure of Optence covers the entire value chain of optical technologies: raw material suppliers, optical component manufacturers, system producers, designers, finishers and product users as well as numerous research organizations and university institutes.
⇒list of members ⇒ application for membership
The majority of members are located in Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate, adjoining federal states but also in Hamburg or Switzerland.
When deciding about membership the main focus of Optence often plays a significant role.
The competences of out members are in the following fields: