Photonics – the science of light – is promising to shape 21st-century innovations in virtually all industries. The Photonics Application Week (“Phapps Week“) is geared towards the business professional who wants to know more about the practical applications of photonics in their industry.

Phapps Week“Phapps week – September 30 until October 5 – is all about practice and applications”, the organisation says. “During the workshops, exhibitions, lectures, networking events, debates and hackathons you get first-hand experience and insight into how the fast-growing field of photonics can benefit your business and industry.”

Phapps Week focuses on eight areas:

Subscribe to our Newsletter!

Your weekly innovation overview Every sunday the best articles of the week in your inbox.

    • Consumer Electronics
    • Agrofood
    • IT & Data
    • Industry 4.0
    • Military & Aerospace
    • Health care
    • Internet of Things
    • Your Business

    Phapps week Phapps week

    Phapps Week 2018 will take place in different venues in and around the city of Eindhoven. In the coming days, IO will publish several stories on what photonics can bring society.

    Support us!

    Innovation Origins is an independent news platform that has an unconventional revenue model. We are sponsored by companies that support our mission: to spread the story of innovation. Read more.

    At Innovation Origins, you can always read our articles for free. We want to keep it that way. Have you enjoyed our articles so much that you want support our mission? Then use the button below:


    Personal Info

    About the author

    Author profile picture Bart Brouwers is co-founder and co-owner of Media52 BV, the publisher of