EPIC Biophotonics Symposium and Exhibition

26-27 November 2015

Messe Berlin, Germany

With the support of micro photonics and Berlin Partner, sponsored by Coherent

Berlin Partner for Business and Technology

In a published article in 2013, EPIC and TEMATYS highlighted 4 ways of growth for Biophotonics. If the annual average growth related to Photonics components (detectors, light engines, fibers, filters and other passive devices) is expected to reach 8 % yearly till 2017, average growth specific areas is varying from 30% to few %. We splitted the various business growth observed in 4 fundamentally different typologies of market introduction for Biophotonics technologies, each of them with its own dynamic.

1. Organic growth of the most mature markets
2. Increasing value of Biophotonic components in existing  devices (Multimodal Imaging & sensing)
3. Substitution of incumbent technologies (Ultrasonic, NMR) by Biophotonics one
4. Creation of new application



SESSION 1: Photonics-enabled in-vivo Imaging and Spectroscopy in Oncology
  • Topic 1 : Label-free Imaging Modalities for in-situ resection monitoring
  • Topic 2 : Progress in Fiber Optics for Minimally Invasive Surgery & Diagnostic
SESSION 2: Match light engines features with biophotonics requirement
  • Topic 1 : Laser moving towards higher power, tunability and new wavelength
  • Topic 2 : LED entry in Biophotonics application
  • Topic 3 : Integrated schemes for light transport and diffusion
SESSION 3: Towards Higher-content with Photonics
SESSION 4: Future Trends in Photonics


  • EPIC members: 150 EUR (+VAT)  /  Non-members: 450 EUR (+VAT)
  • Medical doctors: Free, please contact carlos.lee@epic-assoc.com
  • 14 EPIC members are entitled to a free exhibition table space (COMPLETE)
  • The workshop is limited to 750 participants to allow for efficient networking. Prior to the event, a list of participants including picture+biography and company description will be shared.

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