Zhi Hai will be in PHILADELPHIA, USA at May 9-11 for LFI (Lighting Fair International)
If you happen to be there, make sure you come and say hi.
PRE-CONFERENCE MAY 7-8
TRADE SHOW & CONFERENCE MAY 9-11
The World’s Largest Annual Architectural and Commercial Lighting Trade Show and Conference.
LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) is the premier event for the lighting industry, connecting innovative design, cutting-edge style, state-of-the-art technology, networking opportunities and continuing education courses. LFI provides a forum for lighting manufacturers to connect with industry professionals from around the world. You simply can’t afford to miss this event!
LIGHTFAIR® International 2016 Was Largest Trade Show to Date and Broke West Coast Attendance Record
LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2016 set new trade show floor and west-coast attendance records during its five-day run in San Diego, April 24 – 28, according to Jeffrey L. Portman, Sr., vice chairman, president and chief operating officer of LFI managing partner AmericasMart® Atlanta.
“The convergence of light and technology marked every dimension of LFI 2016 with new product introductions, new design concepts and new connectivity setting clear direction for the way forward,” adds Portman. “We expect our 2016 event to have transformative impact on the world of lighting design now and for years to come,” Portman notes.
The largest LFI trade show in its 27-year history totaled 269,680 net square feet housing 617 exhibitors, including 102 first-time exhibiting companies and 117 manufacturers headquartered outside the U.S.
“The 2016 exhibitor and product mix has expanded as the industry evolves,” observes Rochelle Richardson, CEM, LIGHTFAIR International vice president.
Registration increased to 27,628 to set a new west-coast show record, beating the 2014 west-coast record set in Las Vegas.
LIGHTFAIR International is presented annually by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD, www.iald.org) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES,www.ies.org). The event is produced and managed by AMC, Inc. (www.americasmart.com).
- The global stage for innovation on the LFI trade show floor
- 6 pavilions showcase product-specific manufacturers
- Conference offers 200+ hours of world-class accredited education
- Accredited courses range from 30 minutes to 2-day immersion sessions at every level, from Foundational to Advanced as well as General
- Courses on retrofitting buildings, managing LED costs, sources updates and more
- The LFI Innovation Awards ® honors the industry’s newest product designs
LIGHTFAIR International is co-owned by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD, www.iald.org ) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES, www.ies.org ). The event is co-owned, produced and managed by AMC, Inc. ( www.americasmart.com ).
For the 2016 event, LIGHTFAIR had 27,628 registered attendees including design, lighting, architectural, engineering, energy, facility and industry professionals from around the world:
- Landscape Architects / designers
- Distributors / Wholesalers
- Lighting Designers
- Electrical Engineers
- Manufacturers and OEMs
- Energy Consultants / Specialists
- Public Utility Specialists
- Energy Managers
- Retail Designers
- Facility Managers
- Urban Planners
- Interior Designers
- Government Officials
- Visual Merchandisers
- … and more!
More than 550 of the world’s leading manufacturers will showcase their latest technologies and innovations in over 200,000 square feet of exhibit space, including products and solutions such as:
- Building Integration
- Contemporary Lighting
- Decorative Lighting
- Control Devices
- Specialty Luminaires
- Daylighting products & services
- Luminaire types
- Lampholders and Switches
- High-End Fixtures
- Mounting Devices
- Light Sources
- Exterior Luminaires
- Lighting Control components
- Solar products & Solutions
- … and more!