LIGHTFAIR International: World’s Largest Lighting Symposium
The LIGHTFAIR International starts today, in Las Vegas, extending itself until friday. Considered one of the most important fairs in the lighting sector, it will recognize the industry’s most groundbreaking products and designs through the LFI Innovation Awards, presenting those with the Design Excellence Award, Technical Innovation Award, Judges’ Citation Award and Most Innovative Product of the Year Award. Behind the stage is the team that made possible all the organization of the event, the members of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) and the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD).
There are expected more than 20,000 design, lighting, architectural, engineering and industry professionals from all over the world, showcasing products from nearly 500 of the world’s leading manufacturers. .
Featured exhibitors include Access Lighting, American Fluorescent Lighting, Lutron Electronics, PLC Lighting, and Tech Lighting.
This year’s theme will be ” Opportunities of the Lighting Revolution in Foreign Commerce and Geopolitics”, introduced by the environmentalist Ambassador Bruce J. Oreck, where he will discuss Illuminating Diplomacy.
Seminars, workshops and presentations will explore the challenges and advantages of integrating new lighting fixtures, controls and infrastructure into existing buildings to improve visual environment, energy conservation and efficiencies.