- To be the voice of the Swedish Photonics industry towards the Public, the Government and foreign and European organisations.
- To formulate national R&D agendas in Photonics for innovation and growth.
- To increase the collaboration between photonics industry, academia and institutes.
- PhotonicSweden shall catalyze fruitful cooperation between companies, universities, and institutes in the field of optics and photonics in Sweden and across the national borders.
- PhotonicSweden shall be a natural partner for Swedish and European funders and investors for product development and research.
- PhotonicSweden shall contribute to a healthy regrowth of engineers in optics and photonics.
- PhotonicSweden shall increase the awareness among the general public and politicians of the strategic importance of optics and photonics for the future of Sweden.