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About the event​​​​​

Are you fascinated by the extraordinary world of light and its endless possibilities? 💡 🌈 Do you have a background in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)? Then join the CARLA Camp optics & photonics career event on Wednesday, 12 June, from 09:30 to 17:00, in Enschede👇

Here's what you can expect:

✔️Explore diverse career paths in the optics and photonics industry

✔️Learn about optics and photonics applications in several fields

✔️Visit Demcon to experience how optics and photonics are applied in the field

✔️Connect with experts from academia and industry

Limited spots are available, so register your attendance via the button below!

We look forward to seeing you there! 👋✨

Optics Netherlands, PhotonicsNL and PhotonDelta

This Network Activity is partly financed by the MIT subsidy scheme for TKI SME reinforcement via Holland High Tech.

Opening speaker

The event will start with a presentation by prof. dr. Jennifer Herek, Professor at the Optical Sciences group of the MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology & Dean of the Faculty Science and Technology at Twente University.

Jennifer will talk about the many facets of optics and photonics. Optics and photonics are key-enabling technologies and hold the potential to address today's pressing societal challenges and those that will emerge for generations to come. Imagine the incredible possibilities of harnessing the power of light in communication, lighting, healthcare, transportation, energy transition, agriculture, and many more domains.

Location & Directions


The Gallery

Hengelosestraat 500

7521 AN Enschede


The Gallery is conveniently located and accessible by public transport, bicycle or car. Visit to plan your journey.

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