Program 2020

The Photonics Days 2020 will be held in English.

Participants in the Makeathon research on the Internet.
Conversation between participants and the industry.
Student in conversation with an industry representative.

#make

ab 8:30 Registration

 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF, Foyer

 

9:45 – 10:00 Welcoming words
Venue: Fraunhofer IOF, Carl-Zeiss-Saal
10:00 – 22:00 Lichtwerkstatt-Makeathon
Become active yourself and develop solutions for photonics issues. 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF, Carl-Zeiss-Saal

 

12:00 Lunchtime

Come together and expand your network.

 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break

Relax with coffee and snacks.

 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF

 

18:30 – 20:00 BBQ

Recharge your batteries while having a cozy outdoor dinner.

 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF

 

22:00 End of Makeathon

 

09:00 – 10:00 Pitches Lichtwerkstatt-Makeathon

The winners of the makeathon will be selected based on the pitches: Convince the jury with short and clear presentations of your results (max 5 minutes)

 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF

 

Individual transfer to Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz

#visions

Public program section (in English)

13:00 Open entrance to the Lecture hall 1

 

14:00 – 14:30 Welcoming words

by Prof. Dr. Andreas Tünnermann (Director of Fraunhofer IOF)

 

Venue: Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz (Lecture hall 1)

 

14:30 – 15:00 Elevator Pitches for Hot-Stuff-Award of Cluster of Excellence in Photonics

Learn about exciting and suprising research ideas in the fields of photonics and vote for the best!

 

Venue: Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz (Lecture hall 1)

 

15:00 – 15:10 Awarding ceremony for the project ideas developed of the Lichtwerkstatt-Makeathon 2020
The work of the previous day shall be appreciated. 

Venue: Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz (Lecture hall 1)

15:10 – 15:20 Awarding of the Hot-Stuff-Award of the Cluster of Excellence in Photonics

And the award for the coolest research idea goes to … ?

 

Venue: Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz (Lecture hall 1)

 

15:20 – 15:30 Break
15:30 – 16:30 Keynote of Prof. Dr. Ursula Keller

Head of research at Institute of Quantum Electronics of ETH Zurich

 

Venue: Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz (Lecture hall 1)

 

16:30 – 17:30 Keynote of Prof. Dr. Stefan Traeger

Chairman of the Executive Board, JENOPTIK

 

Venue: Campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz (Lecture hall 1)

 

17:30 – 18:00 Transfer to Imaginata Jena
(a shuttle bus is provided near the campus Ernst-Abbe-Platz)

 

 

Program section for registered participants (in english)

 

18:00 – 22:00 Dinner, Award ceremony of the »Applied Photonics Award«, & physical experiments
 

Venue: Imaginata Jena

#meet

9:00 – 12:00 Science & Industry Breakfast

with representatives of research and industry (tbc.)

 

Venue: SCALA Restaurant

 

Individual transfer to Fraunhofer IOF

 

13:00 – 16:00 Career Fair & Speeddating

with representatives of research and industry (tbc.)

 

Venue: Fraunhofer IOF, Carl-Zeiss-Saal