Solmates is organizing its first Pulsed Laser Deposition (PLD) workshop in the centre of Amsterdam on Thursday Jan 26th and Friday Jan 27th . Participants consist of users and interested parties. During this 1,5 day workshop different users will give presentations and discuss about their experience and possibilities with the Solmates' PLD equipment. There will also be an invited talk covering PLD in respect with other deposition technologies. Solmates will present tool and process updates and their roadmap combined with a VR demo of Solmates' latest PLD platform.