Meet us at LASER World of PHOTONICS 2017

We will be present at LASER World of PHOTONICS 2017 in Munich, Germany. We will be there Tuesday, June 27, and would love to tell you about our development process and discuss your needs according to your product road map.

Please contact us and we will return to you to schedule a meeting.

OCTLIGHT Recieves EU SME Instrument Phase 1 Grant

 

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 775616.

 

OCTLIGHT has been selected as one of the beneficiaries of the Horizon 2020 EU SME Instrument. Read the official press release here.

 

This is Phase 1 of the instrument, which grants the company €50,000 to be used for exploring and assessing the technical feasibility and commercial potential of a breakthrough innovation that a company wants to exploit and commercialize.

OCTLIGHT is one of seven Danish companies accepted in the first application round of 2017, joining the batch of 184 small- and medium-sized enterprises that was selected from a total of 2111 applicants.

Provided with about € 3 billion in funding over the period 2014-2020, the SME Instrument helps high-potential SMEs to develop groundbreaking innovative ideas for products, services or processes that are ready to face global market competition.

We look forward to work together with stakeholders towards improved diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases. Contact us to learn more.

Student Lab Assistant

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We are looking for a student assistant to help with measurements of the VCSELs in our lab. Please get in touch if you are a student at The Technical University of Denmark and interested in the position. We look to fill the position in May 2017.

Gain valuable experience as part-time business controller assistant

We are looking for a part-time business controller assistance to handle administration tasks. You will become part of an ambitious team – bringing new technology to market that will improve the lives of millions of people.You have a commercial background and is probably studying cand.merc or similar. It is an advantage if you have work experience.

You are strong in written communication and numeracy, and have exceptional attention to detail. You are interested in innovation and entrepreneurship and thrive in a startup culture, being willing to help out where it is needed.

For more information please contact Brian Øland. Send your application before February 20th.

See more in the job post here: OCTLIGHT student assistant – Business

OCTLIGHT wins project from Markedsmodningsfonden

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OCTLIGHT has been awarded a Public Grant from Markedsmodningsfonden. Read press release from Erhvervsstyrelsen.

The aim of the Market Development Fund is to promote growth, employment and export, particularly for small and medium-sized enterprises in areas where Denmark has particular strengths and potential. The Fund has three primary focus areas:

  • Market development through co-funding for private enterprises’ innovative solutions
  • Market development through innovative public procurement
  • Market development through industry partnerships

 

Meet us at Photonics West 2017

We will be present at BIOS 2017 Photonics West 2017 in San Francisco, California, USA. We look forward to update current customers and meet new to discuss applications of our OCT Swept Source.

Please fill out this contact form about your availability and we will return to you to schedule a meeting.

New Board Member with extensive commercial background appointed

Jakob Skov has been appointed Member of the Board of Directors. Jakob Skov has worked most of his professional career within the group that today spans from vacuum cleaners, to power cables, flexible pipes and optical companies. He has always worked internationally and primarily with M&A, strategy, turnarounds (business development in its broadest sense).

Jakob Skov comes from a position as CEO in NKT Photonics, a Danish Company with products encompassing pulsed lasers, such as supercontinuum sources, low noise fiber lasers, distributed temperature sensing systems and a wide range of specialty fibers for imaging, sensing and material processing.

New Chairman of the Board appointed

Bent Benemann Bischoff has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors and will succeed Gustaf Iuel-Brockdorff who will remain in the Board of Directors as representative for the investor Syddansk Teknologisk Innovation.

Bent Bischoff has a strong network in the Danish investment scene and have been working with several Danish start-ups in the last couple of years. Bent Bischoff will work to strengthen the commercial development and investor relations.

Meet us at Photonicst West 2016

We will be present at BIOS 2016 Photonics West 2016 in San Francisco, California, USA. We would love to tell you about our upcoming sampling prototype and discuss your needs.

Please fill out this contact form about your availability and we will return to you to schedule a meeting

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