Photonics BW e.V. was founded in July 2000 as a non-profit organisation, aiming at the promotion of optical technologies in Baden-Württemberg. In the years 2001 to 2009, funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), Photonics BW evolved to be the competence network for optical technologies in Baden-Württemberg. Today, Photonics BW counts more than 70 members from industry, SME, Start-Ups, Research and consulting institutions.
Photonics BW is member of OptecNet Deutschland e.V., the nationwide association of seven regional innovation networks for optical technologies.
Here you can find current news from companies, universities, research institutes and the seven regional Innovation Networks for Optical Technologies in Germany.
OptecNet offers Germany´s only job board with information about career opportunities in the photonics industry.