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New Road Lighting Book

In 1980 the book “Road Lighting”, written by Prof de Boer and Wout van Bommel was published in the series “Philips Lighting Library”. It was regarded as the ‘road lighting bible’ at the time and was required reading for many entering the lighting profession. I still have a copy in my library. Since that time, the art and science of ...



Smart Lighting Simply Connected at CES 2015

In the past years, lighting has solidified its position as cornerstone of the smart home. With Philips Hue, OSRAM Lightify and GE Link, consumers experience increasing freedom of choice. The Connected Lighting Alliance (TCLA), as leading industry consortium comprising the major lighting companies, recognizes the smart lighting market is taking ...



OLEDs World Summit 2014

16 – 18th September, 2014. Berkeley, USA The OLED industry is growing exponentially, with more and more novel applications being developed for commercial use. Smithers Apex’s OLEDs World Summit 2014 will explore some of the more promising technologies currently in development, and help define a path towards commercialization. Join us ...




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The Connected Lighting Alliance Increases Membership

Since its founding little over a year ago, membership of The Connected Lighting Alliance has more than tripled, an important showing of support for wireless connectivity standardization in the lighting industry. The Alliance recently recognized Tridonic as its 20th member. “Following the endorsement of ZigBee Light Link for residential ...






Lightopia – the exhibition to see in Germany

Lightopia 28.09.2013 – 16.03.2014 Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany. Light and Art come together in a unique collection of displays, lectures and workshops. This is a 'must see' if you are interested in lighting, architecture, design or sustainability. Over the past century, electric light has revolutionised our environment ...



Luminale 2014

30th March - 4th April, 2014 Frankfurt, Germany The countdown for the Luminale in 2014 has begun. The Luminale has become a well recognised event on the international stage. The combination of Light+Building and the Luminale has wowed vsistors and made Frankfurt into a World Place for Light, Culture & Technology. The digital arts ...