This meeting will kick off the discussion for the future strategic direction of the Photonics Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Europe. It will provide participants with information about the Photonics PPP achievements, latest news on EU calls and financing opportunities beyond the Horizon 2020 programme. The event will offer a platform to network with the European Commission, Parliament and Regions and with colleagues from Photonics Industry and Science. logo

The future direction of Photonics activities and of the Public Private Partnership will be the focus of the upcoming annual event organized by Photonics21 under the headline #Next_Photonics, i.e. the strategic way forward.

Keynote speakers will include Khalil Rouhana, Deputy Director-General, DG CONNECT, and Philippe Vannson, Head of Photonics Unit, DG CONNECT. The event also features several representatives from industry, focusing on crucial themes such as financing engineering and the new business models needed during the digital revolution currently in progress.

A special emphasis will be given to the State of Play of the recently started Pilot Lines, and to Digital Innovation Hubs.

The latest news on next EU calls and financing opportunities beyond the Horizon 2020 will also be discussed.

Moreover, there will be the usual thematic working groups discussing the various facets of the forthcoming route for Photonics.

It is again time to get involved and have your say, do not miss the opportunity!

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