This excerpt taken from the AIXG 20-F filed Mar 15, 2007.
OLED 2015, Europe
The German Ministry of Science and Technology (BMBF) has indicated its support for the development of organic light emitting diodes (OLED) for lighting applications with 100 million for the next 5 years (OLED 2015). The involved companies in Germany, 33 partners within the OLED initiative, including AIXTRON AG, will collectively contribute an additional 500 million to achieve the technical targets. The stated scope of the initiative is the introduction of new OLED lighting technology into the market. The OPAL 2008 project is funded by the BMBF under the OLED 2015 initiative.