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Profile of registrant

SPECTARIS Deutscher Industrieverband für optische, medizinische und mechatronische Technologien e.V.

Identification number in the register: 55587639351-53
Registration date: 17/08/12 11:43:38

The information on this organisation was last modified on 22/07/14 11:15:03
The date of the last annual update was 22/07/14 11:15:03

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: SPECTARIS Deutscher Industrieverband für optische, medizinische und mechatronische Technologien e.V.
Legal status: eingetragener Verein (registered association)
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Tobias Weiler
Position: Chief Executive Officer

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mrs  Nadine Benad
Position: Head of Regulatory Affairs

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 15 Werderscher Markt 
Berlin 10117
Telephone number: (+49) 304140210
Fax number: (+49) 3041402133
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: SPECTARIS represents the interests of small and medium-sized enterprises in the following industries: consumer optics, photonics and precision technologies, medical technology, analytical, bio- and laboratory technologies.

Our aim is to support our members in the area of external trade, statistics and research, industry marketing and regulatory affairs.

Concerning regulatory affairs, we mainly focus on the medical devices directive, product safety and environmental legislation.

We provide information to our members concerning new regulations, organise seminars and workshops on their implementation and engage with policymakers to make sure the interests of our industries are taken into account.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 2
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

- Coordinated action with other companies and research institutes to make sure the CLP-Classification of gallium arsenide is scientifically correct (contacts with MEPs and the Commission, still ongoing)

- Contact with the Commission on the RoHS exemption for lead in optical glass as well as on the new RoHS directive in general

- Communication with European associations drafting a position paper on the new WEEE directive

- Contact with the Commission and MEPs on the new medical devices regulation

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Environment
  • Public Health


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

SPECTARIS is member of COCIR

Apart from that, we cooperate in the EUROM network, an informal organisation grouping member organisations from different EU countries.

EUROM is organised according to the different industry sectors involved:

- EUROM I Optical Industries
- EUROM II Optics, Laser & Laboratory Technology
- EUROM VI edical Technology

Financial data

Financial year: 07/2013 - 06/2014
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.