Photonik Tage Berlin Brandenburg to take place in Adlershof: Most important photonics industry event in the federal capital region

13. October 2017

Photonik Tage Berlin Brandenburg to take place in Adlershof

Most important photonics industry event in the federal capital region

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For the first time, the Science and Technology Park Berlin-Adlershof will host the Photonik Tage Berlin Brandenburg (Photonics Days Berlin Brandenburg) on the 18th and 19th October 2017. The 400 to 500 expected visitors include guests and delegations from the US, Japan, Brazil, Poland, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, France and Israel.

Sixty-seven exhibitors (companies and scientific institutions) have registered for the Photonik Tage Berlin Brandenburg. Fifty-seven representatives from the industry, 27 from research institutions as well as 14 from politics, industry associations and project sponsors will give presentations across eight workshops. Topics include quantum optics, innovative optical components, integrated sensor systems, laser material processing, water analytics as well as PolyPhotonics, but also issues such as internationalisation and entrepreneurship.

The Photonik Tage Berlin Brandenburg are the most significant photonics industry event in the federal capital region. They are hosted by Photonics Cluster Berlin Brandenburg and funded by Berlin Partner for Business and Technology GmbH, Optec-Berlin-Brandenburg (OpTecBB) e.V. and Brandenburg Invest. The Photonik Tage Berlin Brandenburg succeed the trade show “Laser Optics Berlin” (later renamed “micro photonics”), which was originally founded in the Technology Park Adlershof in 1996, all the while making its own mark.

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With over 400 innovative companies and 35 scientific institutions, the Berlin-Brandenburg region boasts one of Europe’s strongest clusters for optical technologies and microsystems technology. Fields of activity include laser technology, lighting engineering, optical analytics, photonics in communication and sensor technology, biomedicine, optics, ophthalmic optics and microsystems technology. Optec-Berlin-Brandenburg (OpTecBB) e.V. currently has 115 institutional members. The industry association is the largest section of the nationwide umbrella association OptecNet Deutschland e. V. (

Photonics / Optics is the most prominent technology field in Berlin-Adlershof, Germany’s largest science and technology park. It ranks among international top-level locations for students, scientists and entrepreneurs, who learn, teach, research, develop and produce in innovative technology fields. With its state-of-the-art infrastructure, embedded into the economic, cultural and political environment of Berlin, Adlershof provides people aiming to shape the future with an attractive working and living environment. (


Optec-Berlin-Brandenburg (OpTecBB) e.V.
Innovation Network for Optical Technologies
Rudower Chaussee 25
12489 Berlin
Tel.: +49 30 6392-1720

Dr. Bernd Ludwig
Rudower Chaussee 17
12489 Berlin
Tel.: +49 30 6392-2252