PhotonicsNL is the unique portal for Photonics in the Netherlands. Photonics is worldwide being recognized as a key enabling technology for the 21st century and especially in Europe by the European Commission but also in the Netherlands by the High Tech Topsector.
Our mission is:
- to stimulate photonics innovation by enabling collaborations and cross-fertilization between companies and industries
- to increase the level of awareness of the importance of photonics for our economy
- to increase the knowledge of photonics at all levels of education
- In the end this should lead to more industrial activities and more jobs in the field of photonics. Under the umbrella of Photonics 21 PhotonicsNL is in close collaboration with EU-partners in almost all EU-countries.