Needs and ideas can be exchanged on the ideation platform to subsequently identify potentials for applications and developments in so-called “ideation projects”. Participating teams can receive funding amounts from CHF 10,000 to CHF 25,000 for promising concepts.
Additive Manufacturing for the Photonics Industry
Invitation to Participate
Submission of ideas and needs:
- Fill in the matching form and send it to NTN Photonics by Thursday August 20, 2021.
- Prepare presentation (duration 5 minutes) and send to the NTN Photonics by Friday August 20, 2021.
Form teams to submit proposals.
- Teams register participating members by Friday September 03, 2021 (only fill in the contact information fields in the application form).
- Teams submit fully completed application form by Friday September 17, 2021.
Fully completed application form – ready to be handed over to the experts.
Idea Project Application
- Experts evaluate applications by Tuesday October 05, 2021.
- Key persons nominate projects to be funded and communicate results by Friday October 08, 2021.
Nomination of the teams to be funded.
- Teams work on their topic and realize a prototype by end of February, 2022.
- NTN IBAM / Photonics campaign managers receive an interim report by mid-December 2021.
final report a) open to all, b) visible to those who have signed an NDA.