PhotonicSweden – The Swedish Technology Platform in Optics and Photonics


  • 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.

Our mission:

  • 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.