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Lasers and

7 October 2022

Hilton Bursa

Convention Center 

Registration process is completed. Thank you for your interest.

Purpose of the Workshop

  • To follow the developments in global laser technologies and their applications.

  • To help accelerate the development of laser technologies.

  • To determine the status of the technology infrastructure as well as, the needs and capabilities of the sector.

  • To identify needs for the development of lasers and their components.

  • To bring together researchers and industry players to make economic predictions on global and domestic laser technologies.


  • Lasers

  • Laser optics

  • Beam shaping

  • Laser components

  • Laser-material interactions

  • laser electronics

  • Laser economy

  • Machine learning industrial applications

Çalıştayın Amacı
Ana Sayfa


07:00 - 08:30

Registration of Attendees

08:30 - 09:00

Opening statements

09:00 - 09:45

Towards New Generation of Lasers

Prof. Dr. Ömer İlday / Bilkent University, Ankara

09:45 - 10:15

Lasers and Their Medical Applications

Prof. Dr. Murat Can Kiremit / Koç Unv. Hst., Istanbul

10:15 - 10:45

Laser Metal Deposition and Required System Technologies

Prof. Dr. Jörg Hermsdorf / Laser Zentrum Hannover 

10:45 - 11:15 am

Tea / Coffee Break

11:15 - 11:45

Industrial Lasers in Sheet Metal Processing

Eren Kumbay / Durma Next, Bursa

11:45 - 12:15

High Power Lasers in Defence Industries

Assoc. Dr. Aydın Yeniay / Tubitak Bilgem, Gebze

12:15 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 14:15

Laser Cutting | Past, Present and Future

Prof. Dr. John Powell / Laser Expertise Ltd.

14:15 - 14:45

Semiconductor Lasers

Dr. S. Umut Eker  / Aselsan

14:45 - 15:15

Advanced Metrology and Lasers 

Dr. Çağrı Şenel

National Metrology Institute


Tea / Coffee Break



Laser Technologies in Turkey:

A SWOT Analysis

  • Ret. Prof. Dr. Atilla Aydınlı - Moderator / Durma Next

  • Dr. Seydi Yavaş / Lumos A.Ş.

  • Burak Okan / Şişecam

  • Dr. Ramiz Hamid / UME

  • Ömer Gökçe Kuyucu  / Vestel



Closing Statements


Networking Activity



Prof. Dr. Omer Ilday

Bilkent University

Prof. Dr. Murat Can Kiremit

Koç University Hospital

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Prof. Dr. Jörg Hermsdorf

Lazer Zentrum Hannover

Eren Kumbay

Durma Next

Doc. Dr. Aydin Yeniay

Tubitak Bilgem

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Dr. S. Umut Eker


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Dr. John Powell

Laser Expertise

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Dr. Çağrı Şenel

National Metrology Institute



The panel will discuss the level, interests and goals of laser technology in our country. For this purpose, panel participants  will express their opinions in short 15-minute presentations  and will continue with discussion of the audience's views and questions. The panel is expected to contribute to the development of lasers technologies and to identify problems and solutions in industrial applications.


Moderator: Prof. Dr. Aydınlı / Durma Next 

Dr. Seydi Yavaş / Lumos A.Ş.

Dr. Ramiz Hamid  / UME

Burak Okan / Şişecam

Metin Nil / Vestel

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