SPECTARIS is the German industry association for the hightech medium-sized business sector and representative body in the areas of medical technology, consumer optics, analytical, bio and laboratory technology as well as photonics. Innovation and growth characterize the different industry sectors and their 330,000 strong workforce. Technologies developed here are used in almost all branches of industry, making them an essential motor for the German economy.
SPECTARIS pools the interests of around 450 member companies from Germany, associated in four different sector-specific branches. Through its political activities, public relations and industry marketing, the association gives its members a voice, formulates new responsibilities and opens up new markets. This ensures the international competitiveness of German industry in these sectors and thus safeguards locations and jobs.
SPECTARIS specifically promotes the industry interests through four communication channels and constitutes an active juncture between politics, economics, science and the media.
SPECTARIS lays tangible foundations for entrepreneurial decisions through its national, European and global market reviews and industry data, thus creating substantial economic advantages.
SPECTARIS' technological guidance guarantees access to monetary support programs for its members.
SPECTARIS offers guidance on the global market and supports its members in securing international contacts.