In the field of optical technologies Germany has numerous small and medium-sized companies, global players with first-rate innovative potential and high-profile research institutes. To boost innovative capacity and international competitiveness, networking and pooling of resources are becoming increasingly important.
For 15 years Optence e.V. has been active as a regional innovation network for optical technologies. It forms a link between industry and research and promotes the interests of its 107 members, regionally and nationwide.
Optence is part of OptecNet Germany e.V., the nationwide association of the seven innovation networks for optical technologies in Germany.
Here you will find current news from companies, universities, research institutes and the eight regional Innovation Networks for Optical Technologies in Germany.
OptecNet offers Germany's only job board with information about career opportunities in the photonics industry.