On this page you can find various material to support DAY OF PHOTONICS: logos, guidelines, templates, invitation letters, and all common resources to engage your stakeholders and promote your support.
Examples of the activities possible
- Companies organize school visits and welcome students to their company
- Companies organize an open-day and invite other companies in the neighborhood to make an introduction to their company
- Companies organize an internal meeting with their sales/business development staff to discuss how their company is positioned in the various photonic markets
- Companies organize family days and invite children to discover the working environment of mummy and daddy
- Research organization and universities organize school visits
- Student chapters reach out to schools to explain what is photonics
- Hedonists use the excuse to just have fun and organize a staff drink reception
Most events are on a small scale organized within the company (open day, family day, workshop, webinar, etc.), but flagship events where various partners collaborate to organize a bigger event are strongly encouraged.
View here the pictures of the previous editions
Other languages? Please contact us by DAY-OF-PHOTONICS@epic-assoc.com
- Examples of photonics applications (International version) in PDF format and in Powerpoint format (2014 version, but still actual)
- When sharing your activity in social media, please use the hashtag #dayofphotonics2021. Also please tag us in case we can reach and share your activity. For LinkedIn – @ DAY OF PHOTONICS. For Twitter @ DayPhotonics.
- 2-page article summarizing Photonics is Everywhere! (June 2016 Open Science)
- Learn about Light (International Year of Light website, 2015)
- 100 Educational Activities about Light and Photonics (2015)
- Photonics revolutionising our world (2014, 52 pages, published by KTN)
- Photonics: 50 Enlightening Infographics (SPIE / Spectaris)
- Europe: EPIC Photonics Ecosystem in Europe (2013)
- Germany: Photonics Industry Report Key Data (2013)
- Germany: Photonics – Spectaris Photonics Data and Fact on a Key Technology (2014)
- Sweden: Photonics, a Key Enabling Technology for Sweden