CARLA, the Photonics Career Hub


CARLA Capsule VUB Brussels 2022

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Curious about careers in Photonics? Don't hesitate and join the virtual CARLA Capsule to get a glimpse of careers opportunities in photonics! The capsule is designed with the input of several photonics stakeholders, including industry, academia and entrepreneurs as well as the potential users (university students and early-stage researchers).

The event will take place on Tuesday 1/03/22, 12:00 - 13:00 (GMT+1)

Discover the whole program below!

  • 1 March 2022

  • 12:00 - 13:00 (GMT+1)

  • University students

Registrations are closed!

Register before 28 February 2022!


Tuesday 1 March 2022

12:00-12:05 Welcome and introduction - Ir. Nathalie Debaes, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

12:05-12:15 THE IMPACT OF PHOTONICS – “The science and technology of light” - Prof. Dr. Ir. Francis Berghmans, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering at Vrije Universiteit Brussel

12:15-12:45 A career in/with photonics starting from bachelor: testimonials
- Research in photonics: pushing the boundaries - Prof. Dr. Ir. Nathalie Vermeulen, Professor at Vrije Universiteit Brussel
- Enabling Bright Outcomes - Ir. Gilles Claeys, Sales Manager Visualization Europe at Barco
- Product development in photonics: from concept to mass production - Dr. Ir. Lawrence Bogaert, Program Manager, Senior Director at "ams OSRAM"

12:45-12:55 Master of Science in Photonics Engineering (MSPE) - Prof. Dr. Ir. Heidi Ottevaere, Head of the Applied Physics and Photonics Department & Programme Director of the MSPE

12:55-13:00 Introduction to CARLA VUB Camp 2022 and closing remark - Ir. Nathalie Debaes, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

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Registrations are closed!

Register before 28 February 2022!

If you have registered, you will soon receive an email with confirmation and instructions.

In case you missed this event, don’t worry! Stay tuned because more CARLA camps are coming soon. And don’t forget to follow CARLA on Instagram and LinkedIn for weekly posts about careers in photonics!

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