Electronics, Optics & Sensing for Society 5.0 - Thuringia and Japan (Hamamatsu)


German-Japanese Networking Event on 08 September 2022

For highly developed industrial countries such as Germany and Japan, micro- and nanotechnology, optoelectronics as well as sensor technology are key technologies for digitalization in industry, mobility or medical technology. The State of Thuringia in Germany is home to an incomparable density of companies in microelectronics, optoelectronics, optics, measurement and control technology, and sensor technology. The state has not only technical but also a huge market potential. 280 million potential customers are living within a radius of 800 km and the regions accounts for 70% Europe ‘s GDP.

On the occasion of a mission to Japan of the OptoNet and SensorikNet clusters, LEG Thüringen and GTAI invited relevant Japanese companies and research institues to a networking event for information exchange and individual B2B meetings on current innovations and cooperation opportunities


Date Thursday, 8 September 2022
Time 13:30 - 16:00 (technical seminar)
  16:00 - 17:00 (B2B meetings)
Location Act City Hamamatsu Congress Center, Room 41
  111-1 Itayamachi, Naka Ward, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka 430-0928
Language German/Japanese with simultaneous translation (technical seminar)
  German/Japanese with consecutive translation (B2B talks)
Host German Trade & Invest (GTAI)
  State Development Corporation of Thuringia (LEG Thüringen)
Organisation ECOS
Support JETRO Hamamatsu
  Hamamatsu Agency for Innovation
  The Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries
Cost free of charge


A list of the delegation from Thuringia can be found here: Delegation list (pdf)


If you have any further questions please contact Mr. Pascal Gudorf / ECOS GmbH (pgudorf[at]ecos.eu)

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