How to join

To become an Industrial User Club (IUC) member you have to follow the four steps mentioned below:

1. Read the IUC agreement and have two IUC agreements signed by the head of your division or company

Download the Contract_IUC_P4L_1 2 For additional information or for a personal visit from our IUC Communication Officer please contact
Tom Guldemont – P4L IUC Communication Officer,

Department of Applied Physics and Photonics (TONA)
Faculty of Engineering (IR)
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
B-1050 Brussel
Belgium tel. + 32 (0) 2 629 35 67 fax + 32 (0) 2 629 34 50

2. Return two signed IUC agreements by ordinary mail to our Project Support Officer

Ms. Bernadette Callebaut - IUC Project Support Officer

Department of Applied Physics and Photonics (TONA)
Faculty of Engineering (IR)
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
B-1050 Brussel
Belgium tel. + 32 (0) 2 629 35 68 fax + 32 (0) 2 629 34 50

3. Fulfill the request

For level one member

• After you have received from us a temporary account (valid for 4 weeks) to the database, which allows you only to fill information into the database, you are obliged to fill in at least one entry for the database.

For level two member

• After we received the signed IUC agreement we will send you an invoice for your membership fee.

<10 Employees : 500€
10-250 Employees : 1200€
>250 Employees : 2000€

Transfer the membership fee using the following account numbers:

Account Holder: Institute of Photonic Technology e.V., Jena

BAN: DE87 8305 3030 0018 0023 40

SWIFT: HELADEF1JEN

and include the message: IUC membership

•Inform our Project Support Officer and our IUC Communication officer by e-mail of your payment

4. Membership completion

•Once you have accomplished the above steps, we will return an original of the IUC agreement, signed by the Network Coordinator, and register you as an IUC member for one year. We will also provide you with the necessary access codes to the IUC P4L portal.

If you have additional questions please do not hesitate to contact our IUC communication officer, Tom Guldemont, who will assist you with the registration procedure, answer your questions, and/or provide you with additional information whenever necessary. The P4L network is looking forward to welcoming you as the member of its Industrial Users Club.