Photonics is at the heart of many other innovations.
> Without photonics, there are no computers, no internet, no cloud as we know it.
> Without photonics industry 4.0 will stay at 3.0.
> Without photonics, there will be no self-driving vehicles.
Berlin Brandenburg is one of the innovation hotspots in very diverse fields of Photonics, optics, microsystems technologies and quantum technologies. Berlin Brandenburg is also a start-up hotspot in digital and also photonics-based technologies.