Lights On! webinar program material is available to download

Photonics Center  Lights On! webinar on 16th of June 1pm – 3:30pm.

The Photonics Center – Collaboration for Business and Research to be established in Joensuu is a unique place designed for photonics companies and companies utilizing photonics to grow and develop. The service coverage includes equipment, facilities and experts under the same roof. Photonics Center supports photonics companies in business development, capital acquisition and networking. We help companies promote innovations nationally and internationally and find new partners and experts to boost growth. Start-up companies can utilize comprehensive expert and accelerator services.

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Here is recorded video from the event!

PROGRAM – Moderator Juha Purmonen, Project manager, Photonics Center

13:00 – 13:10 Opening – presentation – Harri Palviainen, Chief Executive Officer, Business Joensuu Ltd

13:10 – 13:20 Highlists of Photonics in Finland – Jyrki Saarinen, professor on Photonics Applications and Commercialization, UEF/Institute of Photonics

13: 20 – 14:40 Photonics Center




14:40 – 14:45 Break

14:45 – 15:30 Panel discussion and Q&A – ”Bright future with Photonics Center”


  • Petri Stenberg, VP of Manufacturing, Dispelix Ltd.
  • Harri Palviainen, Chairman Of The Board Of Directors, Photonics Center Ltd.
  • Jyrki Saarinen, Chairman Of The Board Of Advisors, Photonics Center Ltd.
  • Suvi Nenonen, Specialist – Working and Learning Environments, The University Properties of Finland Ltd (SYK)

15:30 – 15:35 Closing the event – Juha Purmonen