The New York Photonics Map & Calendar is regional industry map for New York focused on the photonics industry. The yearly updated map is produced in conjunction with the Rochester Regional Photonics Cluster and the New York Photonics Industry Association
The New York Photonics industry Association is a not-for-profit organization founded to promote and enhance the New York State optics, photonics and imaging industry by fostering the cooperation of business, academia and government.
The Rochester region has a wealth of optics, photonics and imaging companies. Over 150 notable companies include Kodak, Xerox, Bausch and Lomb, and Corning. Notable universities in the area are the University of Rochester, Rochester Institute of Technology.