The OPTITEC Competitiveness Cluster federates the stakeholders in photonics in the south-east of France, with more than 140 companies,
representing an annual turnover of 1.3 billion euros and 10 000 employees.
In 10 years, 2 000 directly photonics related jobs have been created.
Based in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur and Languedoc-Roussillon Regions, OPTITEC has awarded its label to more than 300 joint projects worth a total of 550 million euros and 130 million euros of subsidies.
In addition to joint R&D projects through the “Outlook SMEs” programme, OPTITEC is committed to the further mission of developing an ecosystem of growth favourable for the development of SMEs.