MTP 2016, AKZU brilliant show
With the goal of building an exchange platform for the museum industry and fostering the creative development of the museum industry, the "Museums and Relevant Products and Technologies Exposition" (hereinafter referred to as MPT-EXPO) is the only international and comprehensive exhibition for the museum and museum-related industry in China.
Shedding light on the Circular Economy
The Circular Economy is not a new idea. Before we lived in this consumer society where throwing things away is a vital part of the market strategy, it was the norm that all manner of things would be repaired and refurbished many times before they were finally thrown away. The philosophical puzzle that is My Grandfather’s Spade comes from this other way of being.
ICOM Milano 2016
AKZU will attent the ICOM Milano 2016.
China (Beijing) International Lighting Exhibation and SSL Exhibation 2016 will be held on April 14-16, 2016
China (Beijing) International Lighting & SSL Exhibition (China Lighting Expo) is jointly organized by China Illuminating Engineering Society, China Solid State Lighting Alliance and Hong Kong Adsale Exhibition Services Limited. China Lighting Expo has become the biggest Lighting Fair in Northern China. Following the success of last three years, China Lighting Expo has become the best platform for many exhibitors to tap the China market with its clear positioning and Beijing's unique resources.
Light + Building 2016 opened
About 2,500 exhibitors take part in Light + Building at Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre and almost one in two of the over 210,000 visitors comes from outside Germany. The most important visitor target groups are architects, interior architects, designers, planners, engineers, artisans, the distributive trades and industry.
Lumileds Strengthens Its Chip-On-Board Leadership Position With Launch Of Next Generation LUXEON CoB Core Range (Gen 3)
Achieving significant improvements in efficacy, the LUXEON Core Range (Gen 3) arrays provide the industry’s best CoB performance with efficacy reaching more than 160 lm/W.
LED business news: GE quits CFLs, Nichia and Everlight, Philips and WAC
In the latest LED business news, we round up a discontinuation announcement from GE Lighting, and new developments regarding IP battles involving Nichia and Everlight, and Philips Lighting and WAC.
Philips Lighting supplies Power-over-Ethernet LED lighting to Clemson
Philips Lighting has announced a Power-over-Ethernet (PoE)-based LED lighting system in the new Watt Family Innovation Center at Clemson University in Clemson, SC. The solid-state lighting (SSL) project is projected to deliver 70% energy savings relative to similar buildings that have legacy lighting while also allowing network controls of the lighting and data gathering via sensors integrated in the luminaires.
Acuity, Microsoft to jointly show lighting-based IoT services for retail trade at New York confab
Indoor positioning using LEDs can help stores engage and sell to brick-and-mortar customers as if they were online.
LEDs top 20 stories of 2015: Readers make lamp and business stories most read
Based on popularity among readers on our website, LED-based tubes edged industry business interests across our annual top 20 list, while controls topics showed by a narrow length.
Philips Lighting delivers LED art/light panels, adds SSL partners (UPDATED)
LED panels can be integrated into various designs in the built environment, while new Philips partners add colorful relationships with Hue and additional connected lighting.
Three ways to light a boutique hotel
If you are asked to design the lighting for a hospitality area such as this and you are unsure how to do it, ask the architect and interior designer for help. Agreeing to what the finished result should look like is almost the hardest part of the design! This Design Clinic show what can be achieved with good quality, easily obtainable light fittings.
Key Technology Trends at Strategies in Light Europe (GALLERY)
Strategies in Light (SIL) Europe will bring together LED lighting supply-chain, end-user, designer, and specifier professionals for a breadth of educational content and exhibits. The event will provide attendees a full picture of the state of the SSL industry; here our experts pick the top 5 trending technology topics that you should be sure to track at SIL Europe.
Philips transfer of its LED component and automotive lighting business Lumileds to Go Scale Capital
The news has been met with mixed responses from the LED community, Taiwanese LED manufacturers have welcomed the news with much cheer, but the blocked acquisition could cost Philips and other Chinese LED manufacturers significantly. LEDinside presents a preliminary analyses of potential outcomes.
Top Three LED Lighting Challenge: Beam Quality
Beam angle is a very coarse way to characterize the shape of a beam. A variety of beam profiles can have the same nominal angle – from bell-shaped to flat-top beams, and beams having any variety of “tails” (see figure). Of course, these yield different perceptions.
Acting on climate change by embracing new lighting technologies
Philips Lighting chief Eric Rondolat has called on international business leaders to act on climate change by embracing new lighting technologies. PLUS: Internet of Things is theme of this year's LuxLive show in London. Lux Today 29 September 2015 presented by Courtney Ferguson.
Samsung’s COB LED Packages with Superior Color Quality
Samsung Electronics has introduced new chip-on-board (COB) LED package lineups with industry-leading color quality, including small LES (light-emitting surface) COB packages, high CRI (color rendering index) COBs, and vivid COBs. The new COB packages, with their outstanding color quality and scaled-down light- emitting space requirements, will provide a major design alternative for LED lighting makers.
Lumileds Launches The LUXEON 3535L Color Line For The Perfect Amount Of Color, Every Time
From the PC Amber used in warm dimming lamps to the Lime used in color-changing bulbs, the LUXEON 3535L Color Line delivers high quality color in a proven, reliable 3.5 x 3.5 mm package.
Lumileds delivers second-generation COB LEDs, 10% efficacy gain
Gen 2 Luxeon COB Core Range LEDs increase performance in the same footprint as the first round of Lumileds COB LEDs, enabling development tradeoffs in performance relative to source size.
Warsaw National Museum preserves art while enhancing mood with tunable lighting
The WNM is the first museum to use LED spotlights with tunable white-point CCT aimed at improving the visual appeal of a diverse array of artwork.