The network of OLED experts

The aim of the OLED Light Forum is to promote OLED lighting technology and make it usable as a sustainable light source for a wide variety of applications.

The founding members

APEVA is a new company focused on the OLED industry. APEVA is a complete deposition system provider for the organic material layers within the OLED stack. Its product offering spans the complete set of key modules from innovative organic evaporation sources, deposition process technology (Herzogenrath, Germany) as well as automation and handling technology (Asan-si, Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea).

EMDE development of light was founded in 2015 by Thomas Emde and stands for the development and research of innovative light solutions. The profound analysis of applications of the forward-looking OLED technology and the development of freshly interpreted LED luminaires play an important role. Minimalistic luminaires with the latest OLED technology were developed for the brand OMLED which significantly contribute to the technical advancement for the use of OLEDs.

The Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP is dedicated to the development of innovative solutions, technologies and processes for the refinement of surfaces and for organic electronics. We use our core competencies electron beam technology, roll to roll technology, plasma technology as well as organic electronics and IC / system design to solve a variety of industrial problems.

The Irlbacher Blickpunkt Glas GmbH, based in Schönsee in the Oberpfalz, is a traditional family business with conscientious values. We develop and supply different types of specialized technical glass, as well as glass components for the electronics industry. We distinguish ourselves within the market through utmost precision and the use of the latest technologies, such as: IMPAtouch® - Chip on Glass.

Merck is a vibrant science and technology company that operates across Healthcare, Life Science and Performance Materials. In our Performance Materials business we develop specialty chemicals for demanding applications, from liquid crystals and OLED materials for displays and lighting to effect pigments for all kind of surfaces through to high-tech materials for the electronics industry.

OLEDWorks is a global leader in the development and production of innovative OLED light technology. By producing the world’s best performing OLED panels in Aachen, Germany and in Rochester, New York and combining rapid product innovation, OLEDWorks simplifies and enriches lighting solutions for different market segments and various applications.

For the markets mechatronics, lighting technology and optical fiber technology WALO - TL develops and produces customized solutions for mechanical, electromechanical and optoelectronic parts, products and device applications, from prototypes to series. In the business field of lighting technology, WALO - TL has focused in recent years in particular on customer - specific OLED applications and also designed and developed its own OLED product line for the commercial market.

OLED Light principle
Our guiding principle:

Turn OLED light into an experience.

Product and user-oriented exchange of thoughts on OLED lighting
Promote usage and application possibilities, open up market potential
Provide a voice for OLED lighting in Germany, Austria and Switzerland
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Advantages and benefits of membership

Access to a broad network of experts.

Access to studies on lighting effects, market and product development
Networking with complementary partners to open up new growth areas
Support in developing prototypes and products
Possibility for joint initiation of funded projects
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What opportunities can OLED light offer you?

OLED light will establish itself in the mass market.

Most innovative light technology on the market
Possibilities of realizing new lighting concepts
Transition from technical back to organic light
OLED Light is already being used today as a premium light source
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That's what our members say

Merck

Merck is a world leader in OLED technology. We supply our customers with both OLED materials and know-how. The OLED Light Forum allows us to enjoy an efficient exchange with a wide array of partners throughout the value chain. Suggestions from product developers and OLED users can therefore give us more direct inspiration for our own material innovations.

Dr. Martina Hüber, Marketing OLED
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt
Irlbacher

The Irlbacher Blickpunkt Glas GmbH, based in Schönsee in the Oberpfalz, is a traditional family business with conscientious values. We develop and supply different types of specialized technical glass, as well as glass components for the electronics industry. We distinguish ourselves within the market through utmost precision and the use of the latest technologies, such as: IMPAtouch® - Chip on Glass. The OLED Light Forum offers us direct access to OLED technology and new development partners.

Stephan and Günther Irlbacher, CEO
Irlbacher Blickpunkt Glas GmbH, Schönsee
OLED Works

The world‘s best OLED light panels „made in Germany“ - that‘s what OLEDWorks stands for. We give our full support to the OLED Light Forum, because it is there that OLED lighting becomes an experience for our customers. We can draw upon close partners within the network to help you develop new products and applications for OLED.

W. Görgen, Managing Director
OLEDWorks GmbH, Aachen

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