All over the world, photonics is becoming a successful business. Thousands of high-tech companies are engaged in this field. The trade show demonstrates the current capabilities of laser equipment, optoelectronics and optical instrument making used in multiple industry sectors. In 2018 Photonics has increased its exhibition space by 15% in comparison to 2017.
Dates: 27 February – 2 March 2018
Opening hours: 10.00 – 18.00, on 2 March 10.00 – 16.00
Venue: Expocentre Fairgrounds
Organized by Expocentre AO, the Laser Association (Russia)
Supported by the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade, the State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus, the European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC)
Auspices of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Labels: UFI, RUEF; the Best Exhibition in Russia in the Optical Industry, Lasers category (Russian National Exhibition Rating)
Exhibition area: 8,000 sq m
Exhibitors: 180+ companies
Attendance: 8,000+ professional visitors expected (the most attended event of the Russian photonics industry)
Countries: 14 (Armenia, Austria, Belarus, China, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Israel, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Russia, Sweden, the USA)
International pavilions: China, Germany
Types of products on display: laser technologies in advertising and gift production; displays, equipment for light shows, light diodes, lighting systems; research equipment; equipment for laser and optical services; information support; new materials for thin film optics, materials for non-destructive testing, equipment for single crystal growth, high performance equipment for laser trimming, piezoelectric actuators, solid diode-pumped lasers of near IF region, etc.
Foreign companies: Hamamatsu, Optotech Optikmaschinen GmbH, Schott AG, Trumpf, Solar LS, Ekspla, Eksma, Infratec, Oxapa, Sino-Galvo (Beijing) Technology Co., Ltd, etc.; newcomers: Cklaser, GoldDragon Jptics Electronic Technology, Lurkes, Castech, etc.
Russian companies: Skolkovo Foundation, Laser Center, Shvabe Holding, Lasery i Apparatura (Lasers and Hardware) Group, Avesta Project, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Elektrosteklo, Vikon, OES Specpostavka, Azimuth Photonics, Laser Components, etc.; newcomers: Ocean Chips, VNIIFTRI, Optispark, Stratnanotech, Vitec-Avtomatika, Nanoscan, Exiton, Telam, Luminoform, etc.
Key Supporting Events
To see the full schedule of supporting events, go to http://www.photonics-expo.ru/en/events/.
Expocentre Press Service