CARLA Camp Photonics Career Event


Are you fascinated by the world of light and its endless possibilities? Do you have a background in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) or Photonics?

If you answered yes, we invite you to CARLA Camp on 12 June 2024 and embark on a journey into the world of photonics. This edition of the career event takes place at The Gallery at University of Twente in Enschede.

Here’s what you can expect:

  • Gain first-hand knowledge of the diverse career paths available in the photonics industry and its applications, for example, in the in the medical, food, automotive, and data and telecom fields.
  • Discover the ubiquitous and sometimes surprising presence of photonics in our daily lives.
  • Build connections with experts from academia and industry over drinks and snacks, fostering valuable relationships that can shape your future career.
  • Join us on a company visit to explore the world of the photonics industry and discover what it’s like to work in this innovative field.

Who is this event for?

CARLA Camp welcomes bachelor students, university students, PhD students, and postdoc researchers who are interested, curious, or already active in the field of photonics. If you are pursuing relevant courses in STEM fields such as physics, engineering, math, computer science, chemistry, biotechnology, biomedicine, biology, or nanotechnology, this event is specifically designed for you.

Event details

Date: Wednesday, 12 June 2024
Time: 10:00 – 18:30 (subject to change)
Location: The Gallery at University of Twente in Enschede
Tickets: Admission is absolutely free

Sponsor opportunities for companies

CARLA Camp offers a prime opportunity to connect with 100-200 Bachelor, Master, and PhD/Postdoc students with backgrounds like physics. Check out the attractive sponsor packages, starting at just 250 euros, which provide opportunities for marketing, engagement, and even speaking slots.

The CARLA Camp career event 2024 is organised by Optics Netherlands and PhotonicsNL. Holland High Tech is the main sponsor of the event, and PhotonDelta and TU Delft are supporters of the initiative.