European Photonics Projects

PhotonicsNL is participating in various European projects

Our current European projects are


NextPho21 is the follow up of EuroPho and provides the decisive support to the European Photonics21 community for developing a European industrial strategy for the upcoming 10 years.

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ÉPRISE is a European project supporting companies who use photonics to enter into four Life Sciences market sectors,namely, Medical Technologies, Pharmaceuticals, Agriculture and Food.

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The European Technology Platform for photonics representing the European photonics community from industry and research organisations and develops the European photonics strategy for future research and innovation in Europe.

Read more about Photonics21


The biggest EU Research and Innovation program ever with nearly €80 billion of funding available over 7 years (2014 to 2020) – in addition to the private investment that this money will attract.

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This should lead to more industrial activities and more jobs in the field of photonics. 
PhotonicsNL is in close collaboration with EU-partners in almost all EU-countries.