2015 XPHOTON OPEN INNOVATION CHALLENGE

Bridging the gap between science and market

International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies 2015

Illumination & Displays

Solar Energy

Optoelectronics & Communications

Astronomy

Biomedical Optics & Medical Imaging

Laser & Light Sources (manufacturing)

Optics & Nanotechnology

XPhoton Open Innovation Challenge is a formula for successfully finding solutions that will make companies advance their industry, solve a common customer need, and/or address an important challenge that affects humankind by inviting the world’s best minds to apply their technical or scientific talent to the problem or opportunity at hand.

An XPhoton Open Innovation Challenge is a prize competition based on specific needs that companies well established in their market has but had never been address to world class of scientist researchers using Photonics based technologies.

It captures the world’s imagination and inspires scientists, students, engineers to reach for similar goals, spurring innovation and accelerating the rate of positive change by addressing tangible and marketable needs.

Partners

ESADE Business School Spie Europages Optence EPIC IAU SECPHO

Media Partners

International Innovation LED Professional Solar Novus Today Smartlighting

Collaborators

M&B-Avocats
EPIC
International Year of Light 2015