Membership is open to any organisation or legal entity with an interest to fulfill the Objectives of the Association. In order to support the secretariat and operation and of the association, membership fees are 1000€ per annum
Independent legal entity
The Nanophotonics Europe Association is an independent, not-for-profit legal entity established under Spanish law. The Association may be hosted by any member organization providing office space and administrative support. ICFO-The Institute of Photonic Sciences hosts it in the launching phase.
Decision taking and operation
The General Assembly is the highest governing body and is comprised of all members of the Association. The Management Committee is the executive body, and is elected by the General Assembly. The Association operates on funds raised by membership fees, participation in projects, and grants.