28 & 29 May 2015 | Le Plaza Hotel, Brussels Online registration open
The Photonics21 Annual Meeting 2015 entitled Photonics solutions for the European society will be the community event highlighting the new Photonics Public Private Partnership in Europe. Günther Oettinger, Commissioner for the Digital Economy & Society, has been invited to provide the keynote speech.
The event will provide a special focus on the photonics impact on the societal challenges of Europe. Photonics21 will share the PPP activities of the first year and kick start a process with the European Commission and community representatives from the Societal Challenges Programme of Horizon2020 to determine common areas of interest in Research and Innovation.
The debate will take place in four parallel thematic sessions following the plenary session on the 29 May 2015:
Session 1: Photonics for smart cities and buildings
Session 2: Photonics for the secure society
Session 3: Photonics for resource-efficiency and green transport