Exhibition sectors

Exhibition sectors at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA

The diverse range of exhibits at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA covers all topics that pertain to optical technologies. On the one hand, due to its unique combination of research, innovative technologies and industrial application sectors, and on the other, thanks to its extensive program of related events.

Lasers and optoelectronics

Innovative beam sources and system components are setting new standards in precision, quality, effectiveness and cost efficiency.

Excerpts from the product index:

  • Beam sources

  • System components

  • Laser components

  • Safety/protection against laser radiation

  • Optoelectronics and opto-mechanics

  • Software

Experience the latest trends and the entire range of applications at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA.


Lasers and optical components are the foundation for all optical technologies and their applications.

Excerpts from the product index:

  • Raw materials

  • Crystals

  • Components

  • Optical components

  • Lenses

  • Optical fibers

  • Diffractive optics

From information and communication technology to micro- and macro-manufacturing techniques as well as medical technology, diagnostics and therapy methods—no other trade fair in Asia depicts this market segment as comprehensively and transparently as LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA.

Manufacturing technology for optics

The rapidly growing photonics market is constantly creating innovations and defining the latest requirements in the process. Competition increases, making it necessary to cut manufacturing costs and increase batch sizes.

Excerpts from the product index:

  • Optical manufacturing equipment, processes and materials for optical systems

  • Optical coating materials and equipment

  • Clean-room systems and instruments

  • Adhesives for optics

LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA takes this development into account by showcasing manufacturing technology for optics.

Sensors, test and measurement and optical measurement systems

Optical sensors and laser-based measuring and testing systems are indispensible—and essential for quality and efficiency in the industrial, skilled-trades, medical technology and scientific sectors. After all, light is the perfect measuring tool: it is quick, accurate, contact-free and flexible.

Excerpt from the product index:

  • Optical sensors

  • Laser-based test and measurement systems

  • Test and counter systems

  • Measurement techniques and instruments

LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA sheds light on potential applications.


Industrial image processing and photonics are considered important key technologies because they help to increase efficiency and quality. They have a wide range of applications in sectors such as measuring and testing technology, optics, medical technology, photography, electronics and materials processing.

Excerpts from the product index:

  • Applications: measurement, recognition, inspection, identification, quality control, security systems

  • Industrial image processing: software, image recording and analysis, machine vision system

  • Displays: Display assemblies and elements

  • Monitor assemblies, display assemblies and elements

  • Cameras and camera modules and systems

  • Pattern recognition systems

The scientific community and industrial users of image processing technology come together at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA.

Lasers and laser systems for production engineering

Lasers and laser systems are considered driving forces behind innovations in manufacturing that make it possible to improve production efficiency, optimize processes and increase productivity.

Excerpt from the product index:

  • Laser systems for micro- and macro processing systems

  • Laser systems for the production of organic and printed electronics

  • System periphery of laser production engineering

  • Laser-aided product design and development systems

  • Laser systems for various materials and applications

  • System integration and special-purpose systems

  • Cooling systems

  • Filter systems and laser-vapor extraction systems

  • Raw materials for material processing

  • Safety/protection against laser radiation

  • Test and measurement systems

  • Contract production, job shop and services

LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA has specialized in this field since 2006. It features all the latest information, trends and suppliers for the use of laser technology.

Optical information and communication

The information society produces and processes enormous quantities of data that can only be stored, transmitted and visualized with the help of photons, e.g. in the consumer electronics, office automation and printing sectors.

Excerpt from the product index:

  • Fibers, cabling, connectors and distribution

  • Active and passive optical components and sub-systems

  • Fiber-optic test and measurement

  • Process and assembly equipment for fiber-optic applications

Biophotonics and medical engineering

Medical components, systems and optical techniques are used to support diagnosis and therapy in nearly all fields of medicine.

Excerpts from the product index:

  • Applications for medicine, biotechnology, the environment and nutrition

  • Products and solutions for spectroscopy, microscopy, imaging, therapies and manipulation techniques

  • Biophotonics research

Embedding this topic into the fair and the congress makes an interdisciplinary exchange possible between researchers, biotechnologists and physicians, which in turn promotes market growth.

Illumination and energy

New manufacturing techniques in photovoltaics, e.g. battery manufacturing, energy-saving lighting concepts and the use of renewable energy sources, and increased energy efficiency are technological achievements that help to master the global challenges of generating and storing energy and protecting the environment.

Excerpt from the product index:

  • LEDs and OLEDs

  • Adaptive illumination systems

  • Intelligent illumination control systems

  • Photovoltaics and renewable energies

  • Laser processing equipment for crystalline photovoltaics

  • Laser coating technology

  • Manufacturing equipment for organic solar cells

LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA feature the latest product developments, application examples and lectures that pertain to these topics.


Optical technologies and their many potential applications are what make modern safety technology possible in the first place. From terahertz technology and biometric techniques to terminal imaging cameras, head-up displays, fingerprint analysis and alarm systems: optical technologies account for a largest percentage of these solutions.

Excerpt from the product index:

  • Modules and equipment for modern security technology that are based on optical technologies

  • Applications in aviation and aerospace, shipping, transportation, defense technology, astronomy

  • Research institutes, developers and manufacturers or optical and photonics components and subsystems

These are good reasons to make this segment its own application sector in the range of exhibits at LASER World of PHOTONICS CHINA.