PhotonicNet, one of seven regional innovation networks for Optical Technologies in Germany, was founded in 2000. Our aim is to promote the optical to promote the optical and photonic technologies in lower saxony and Saxony-Anhalt.
The main activities are Technology Management including funding consultancy, coordination of R&D projects and initiating product innovations, consultancy in the initial phases of business startups and licenses, aquisition of databases and improvements in training and further education as well as communications and PR.
PhotonicNet’s strength is it’s interdisciplinarity. The innovation network includes manufacturers and users of Optical Technologies, research and education institutions, technology transfer agencies, business development companies, investors and public corporations.