Press release: Photonics Applications Week – 2nd edition – Photonics industry reaches out to the end-users

Eindhoven – Photonics Applications Week (PHAPPS Week) takes place during the week September 30 – October 4, 2019, in Eindhoven and Helmond, The Netherlands. PHAPPS Week is an umbrella event, geared towards the business professional who wants to know more about the practical applications of photonics in his or her industry.

PHAPPS Week is all about practice, not theory. During the workshops, exhibitions, lectures, networking events, debates and hackathons you get first-hand experience and insight into how the fast growing field of photonics can benefit your business and industry.

This week is about acquiring knowledge and insights and establishing cooperation and partnerships. It will not be a gathering of photonics researchers or people who know a lot about photonics, but a combination with professionals from other sectors such as Healthcare, IoT, Agrifood, Automotive, Optics & Optoelectronics.

Dedicated conferences and workshops to the above-mentioned fields will be organized by companies and organisations that are already using photonics in their business: Photonic Integration Conference, IoT & Li-Fi Event, Automotive Photonics Conference, DSPE Optics and Optomechanics SYMPOSIUM + FAIR + Demonstrations, Agrifood Photonics workshop, How photonics helps to improve Health workshop.

Brabant is one of the leading global players in photonics. It mainly owes that position to years of research conducted by Eindhoven University of Technology. Companies that were founded as spin-offs from that research, such as SMART Photonics and EFFECT Photonics, now set the pace in photonic chip development on the global stage. To stay ahead of competitors Brabant invests thoroughly in photonics. For this reasons it also supports Photonics Applications Week, to show once more that for photonics Brabant is the place to be.

For more information about the program and the week, we invite you to visit https://photonicsapplicationsweek.com/

Read more about photonics in Brabant.

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About Jakajima

Jakajima is the matchmaker for innovators in the high tech industry, ranging from 3D printing to Internet of Things, from Drones to Health Tech. We organize those activities that bring innovators from different value chains and different professions together, in order to endeavour innovations and to create new partnerships, products and/or services.

www.jakajima.eu

About Brabant Development Agency

BOM (the Brabant Development Agency) works together with entrepreneurs to create a strong, sustainable, and future-proof Brabant economy. We share knowledge, create networks, and provide capital to innovative Brabant companies and sustainable energy projects. We also encourage innovative foreign companies to settle in Brabant and we assist Brabant companies to extend their reach abroad. works together with entrepreneurs to create a strong, sustainable, and future-proof Brabant economy. We share knowledge, create networks, and provide capital to innovative Brabant companies and sustainable energy projects. We also encourage innovative foreign companies to settle in Brabant and we assist Brabant companies to extend their reach abroad.

https://www.bom.nl/

About High Tech Campus Eindhoven

High Tech Campus Eindhoven (HTCE) is the smartest square kilometre in The Netherlands, housing over 160 companies and knowledge institutes, as well as 11,000 researchers, developers and entrepreneurs working on future technologies and products. The Campus helps accelerate innovation by offering easy access to high tech facilities and international networks. Campus companies include Philips, NXP, IBM and Intel and are focused on fast innovation in the fields of Health, Energy and Smart Environments. Located at the heart of the Brainport region, HTCE companies are responsible for nearly 40% of all Dutch patent applications.

www.hightechcampus.com

About Automotive Campus

The Automotive Campus in Helmond, right in the middle of the Brainport Region, is the national and international hotspot, meeting place and a potential business location for automotive business.  Automotive Campus offers an attractive environment for learning- and working, a state of the art technology and related (test-) facilities as well as flexible residential concepts.

https://www.automotivecampus.com/

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Note for the media. NOT FOR PUBLICATION!
The conference organizers welcome enquiries from electronic media and the press. Accredited journalists can attend this conference free of charge. We are happy to help arrange interviews.

Please help us to help you. Press accreditation should be arranged in advance of the conference. To register for a complimentary media pass, contact us.

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