OPHTEC's Innovation Center opened12-10-2018
Thursday afternoon Erik-Jan Worst and his mother, Anneke Worst – van Dam, officially opened OPHTEC’s new Innovation Center in Groningen.
“Growth of the company and plans for the future make this expansion necessary” said Erik-Jan in his opening speech. Furthermore, he referred to his father Jan Worst, on whose ideas and inventions the company is built.
The opening ceremony took place by the unveiling of a meters-long photo collage, made by artist and designer Menno Schreuder, in which the story of 35 years of OPHTEC's intraocular lenses, is depicted.
After the formalities, OPHTEC’s engineers explained to the guests how intraocular lenses work and how research and development is done.