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6 December 2022 | Press Release

New projection technology from ZEISS for planetarium in South Korea

ZEISS has won the contract to install state-of-the-art projection technology in the planetarium at Seoul Science Park in South Korea in March 2023. The hybrid system for the 11 m dome is based on the combination of optical-mechanical and digital projection with integrated control.

27 October 2022 | Press Release

ZEISS announces partnership with EANS

In cooperation with the renowned medical society, ZEISS promotes further training of specialists and advances scientific progress in the field of neurosurgery

26 October 2022 | Press Release

ZEISS microscope developers win the Deutscher Zukunftspreis 2022

Today, the President of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, awarded the Deutscher Zukunftspreis 2022, The Federal President's Award for Technology and Innovation, to the team from ZEISS during a festive ceremony. The jury recognized the ZEISS experts Dr. Thomas Kalkbrenner, Dr. Jörg Siebenmorgen, and Ralf Wolleschensky for their significant contribution in the development of the microscope system ZEISS Lattice Lightsheet 7.

14 October 2022 | Press Release

12th ZEISS Women Award 2022 – an appreciation of women working in IT

The twelfth ZEISS Women Award was presented in Dresden yesterday. This prize honors outstanding female graduands in the digital and IT sectors. The award open for applications across Germany and allows successful young female computer scientists to be publicly recognized and encourages more women to pursue a career in the IT industry.

12 October 2022 | Press Release

ZEISS expands in Wetzlar: Additional plant in Dillfeld

The rapid acceleration in the growth of the semiconductor market is driving the demand for semiconductor manufacturing equipment. In order to serve the high customer demand, the ZEISS Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology (SMT) segment is building a new multifunction factory in Dillfeld, Wetzlar, in addition to the existing SMT site.

10 October 2022 | Press Release

ZEISS Receives FDA Clearance for MTLawton

ZEISS Medical Technology announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for MTLawtonTM. These new disposable bipolar forceps are made from a special copper-base alloy and potentially reduce tissue adhesion and subsequent charring during dissection of tissue.

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Jörg Nitschke
Head of Corporate Brand and Communications
joerg .nitschke @zeiss .com
Phone: +49 7364 20 3242

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Carl Zeiss SMT GmbH
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Phone: +49 7364 20 75435
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Phone: +49 (0)7364 20-8148

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Director of Investor Relations
Carl Zeiss Meditec AG

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Phone: +49 (0)3641 220-331

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Phone: +49 (0)3641 220-116

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ZEISS Consumer Products
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Year-End Press Conference 2020/21

A Record Year for ZEISS Revenue reaches 7.5 billion euros (20% compared to prior year) – EBIT at 1.5 billion euros (557 m euros as compared to prior year)

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Annual Report 2020/21 for the ZEISS Group

The ZEISS Group ended fiscal year 2020/21 (end of reporting period: 30 September 2021) on an excellent note: its revenue rose by 20% to 7.529 billion euros (previous year: 6.297 billion euros). Earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) also achieved a new high, reaching 1.479 billion euros (prior year: 922 million euros).