The Centre for Advanced Photonics and Process Analysis is delighted to announce it recently became a member of the European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC) association. EPIC is the world leading industry association that promotes the sustainable development of organizations working in the field of photonics in Europe. EPIC represents over 750 companies and fosters a vibriant photonics ecosystem by maintaining a strong network and acting as a catalyst and facilitator for technological and commercial advancement. EPIC publishes market and technology reports, organizes technical workshops and B2B roundtables, supports EU funding proposals, advocacy and lobbying, education and training activities, standards and roadmaps. As well as having a large membership base EPIC organises 70 events and 80 market reports per year. EPIC membership provides access to market reports, connects businesses, provides access to market knowledge and support and international networking opportunities.