Swissphotonics is the Swiss National Thematic Network (NTN) for photonics.
It is the declared goal of Swissphotonics to improve the competitiveness of its members through the support of the innovation forces, by
- Organizing Events: Workshops to foster the interaction within the innovation community, roundtables to address challenges and we support conferences to provide opportunities for communicating leading edge information.
- Supporting eight Labs which act as center of competence and provide single point of contact service and support to SMEs.
- Informing about Swiss and European strategic Research agendas, research platforms and initiatives.
- Providing information about Funding opportunities as well as supporting to access them.
Swissphotonics is a non-profit association, registered under "Verein Schweizer Laser und Photonik Netz
". The activities of Swissphotonics are supported by the Swiss innovation promotion agency CTI
under the NTN