Innovation Award Laser Technology

Honoring outstanding innovations in laser technology

  • Technological fields of interest: the whole range from development of new laser beam sources and systems for use in laser materials processing to the qualification of innovative laser manufacturing processes for use in an industrial production environment
  • Eligible applicants: Individuals or project groups working for universities, R&D centres or companies established in Europe
  • Condition: The innovation must have been implemented in industry no more than 3 years prior to application for the award
  • Jury: An international panel of experts
  • Prize money: 10,000 euros
  • Official presentation: at the International Laser Congress Aachen AKL ( )
    ATTENTION: Due to the current corona pandemic, the originally planned evening event for 2020 in the town hall with the award ceremony cannot take place as usual. Therefore we are forced to postpone the award ceremony as well. We will inform you here as soon as the new date is fixed.