LANE 2020

September 06-10, 2020

Abstract review results are now available.

Paper preparation phase is ongoing.

Paper upload via ConfTool latest on March 15, 2020.


For the first time four days of LANE conference will not only offer the possibility to listen to and discuss even more interesting talks. Moreover, you will have plenty of time for meeting old and making new friends.





11th CIRP Conference on

Photonic Technologies

 [LANE 2020]


Fürth, Germany


See you there!

Modern research has to act on social, economic and environmental developments to provide solutions for the existing and upcoming global challenges. For this reason, LANE 2020 offers a platform for an international exchange of ideas, opinions, perspectives, results and solutions concerning photonic technologies. In order to give a detailed overview, the conference aims not only at scientific contributions, but integrates the industrial perspective and their relevance for application as well.


We cordially invite you to join our LANE community:

  • Authors are welcome to present their experiences, ideas and findings to the professional audience at LANE 2020.
  • Participants will have the chance to listen to research and application oriented talks and discuss the presented results with the authors.
  • Exhibitors and sponsors are given the opportunity to promote their products and services on-site and on the LANE website.

What is special about LANE 2020?

High scientific standard:

To ensure a certain quality of the contributions, a blind-review process will be carried out by the members of our International Review Committee consisting of renowned experts. Furthermore, the honourable Knights of Laser Technology, the editors and the local organization committee are taking care of the relevance of the contributions.


Accompanying industrial exhibition:

Our sponsors and exhibitors vitalise the breaks of the LANE conference. Convince yourself of the lively atmosphere in the exhibition area and get in touch with the exhibitors during the coffee and lunch breaks. Catch up on the latest developments and for sure, the exhibitors can help you to find proper solutions for your future work.


Scientific and industrial contributions:

Progress needs the integration of the scientific as well as the industrial point of view. That's why scientific and industrial contributions are part of the conference program. All contributions will be reviewed by renowned experts, accepted papers will be published in Elsevier's Procedia CIRP.


LANE-App and WLAN:

Notebooks and mobile devices are constant companions of conference participants. The "LANE-App" will help you to find your way through the conference as easy as possible. Free WLAN access is available at the conference venue.


Social Events:

Our evening events have established themselves as popular networking platforms:

Casual Reception: eve-registration for a smooth start into the conference
Conference Banquetexceptional night in an outstanding ambiance
Lab-Tour & Cocktail Session: demonstration of laser technology in relaxed atmosphere

Best Presentation Award:

The author who gives the best
presentation is going to win prize money of € 1,000 and will be entitled to give a talk at the
plenary session of LANE 2022. The style of the presentation as well as the contents of the talk will be evaluated. All LANE participants are authorized to vote. Learn more about the winners of the LANE 2018 Best Presentation Award.

Sponsors and Exhibitors of LANE 2020