Two major UK exhibitions happening in Glasgow 29 - 30 September 2021

Come to Glasgow and see the best solutions, components, instruments, and system providers. Photonex and Vacuum Technologies brings the whole supply chain together: supplier companies, consultants, industrial users, researchers, science groups, and innovative start-ups.

Attend the 2021 exhibitions

Photonex is the #1 event in the UK photonics calendar, and the co-location of the Vacuum Expo means no other event of its kind reaches across so many disciplines and industries.

Connect with representatives from leading companies, and learn about the latest products to hit the market.

Photonex and Vacuum Expo
Scottish Event Center (SEC)  
Wednesday 29 September 2021 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 30 September 2021 10:00 - 16:00

Two major UK exhibitions


Exhibitor and customer on the floor of the Photonex Exhibition
Discussing reliable and clean vacuum solutions on the show floor of the SPIE Vacuum Expo

Find the technologies and products you need


What exhibitors will be displaying:

  • lasers and laser systems
  • sensors and detectors
  • applied photonic equipment, components
  • fibre optics
  • opto-mechanical devices and equipment
  • imaging
  • materials
  • spectroscopy
  • vacuum components and equipment
  • chambers
  • deposition systems

Vacuum technology on the show floor

16 informative presentations included with your free exhibition registration


Hear insights and prognostications from industry experts

Presentations on technology advancements and insights and sessions on opportunities and achievements in the UK and Europe.

Quantum Technologies Zone

This area of the exhibition floor is designed to further awareness of the outstanding work being undertaken in the UK. From quantum-enabled prototypes to nearly market ready and new products, participants will have the opportunity to explore collaborations.

Quantum computer prototype in the quantum technologies zone