CONFERENCE PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Strategies in Light is known for providing the highest level of quality in technical content. Featuring a peer-reviewed program specifically designed to provide the latest in technologies, trends and market updates, this exceptional program is relied upon year after year by thousands of attendees for learning the most important, need-to-know information. The program is comprised of the following four tracks that run concurrently over two days:

 

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TRACK 1: Moving the Lighting Market Forward: Where We Are; Where We're Going

SESSION 1: Lighting Industry Dynamics

SESSION 2: Lighting for Health and Wellbeing

SESSION 3: Lighting to Enhance the Human Environment

SESSION 4: Horticultural Lighting

This track addresses the LED and lighting markets, factors that are driving the growth of these markets, the outlook for the future of LED lighting, industry trends, developments in the various market segments, and provides in-depth presentations on existing and emerging LED lighting applications.

Who Should Attend:
Of interest for C-level and investment professionals looking for opportunities. Also Executives at all levels, Lighting Distributors, Lighting Specifiers, Financial Analysts, Planning Managers, Market Researchers, Marketing and Sales Professionals.

What You Will Learn:
At the end of the conference, attendees of this track will have a better understanding of the factors that are driving LED lighting market growth, and of the dynamics of the applications that will determine the future direction of the market.

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TRACK 2: Advancements in LED Lighting Technology, Design and Manufacturing

SESSION 1: New Developments in LED and Lighting Technology

SESSION 2: Advancements in Luminare Design and Manufacturing

SESSION 3: LED Component Trends, Roadmaps and New Form Factors

SESSION 4: Advanced LED Component Technologies

This track address the technical aspects of the LED lighting industry.  It looks at the the latest technology developments in the LED lighting supply chain.  It also looks at new design and analytical tools that support  technology development.

Who Should Attend:
Critical for anyone looking for a state of the LED update. Also Executives at all levels, Engineering Management, Design Engineers, Manufacturing Engineers, Product Developers.

What You Will Learn:
At the end of the conference, attendees of this track will have a better understanding of the new technologies that are becoming available for LED lighting and how their companies can adopt these technologies to improve their lighting products.

 

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TRACK 3: Connected Lighting and the IoT

SESSION 1: Surviving the Connected Lighting Market

SESSION 2 PANEL: Wired and Wireless Communications

SESSION 3: Data and Security

SESSION 4: Where is the Technology Going?

This track provides insight into how connected lighting fits into the IoT and how lighting companies can navigate the industry better. Discussions will include everything from different communications protocols, data security, expected technological advancements and best business practices. 

Who Should Attend:
Engineers this track is for you! Also Executives at all levels, Lighting Manufacturers, Lighting Distributors, Lighting Specifiers, Financial Analysts, Facility Managers, Lighting Designers, Lighting Architects, Government Regulators, Engineering Management, Product Engineering & Manufacturing

What You Will Learn:
At the end of the conference, attendees of this track will have a better understanding of the role lighting plays in the IoT and what companies need to do to survive in the changing landscape, from choosing the right technologies to understanding how to differentiate yourself from the competition. 

 

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TRACK 4: State of the Industry

SESSION 1 PANEL: Can 3-D Printing Revolutionize the Lighting Industry?

SESSION 2: Standards, Codes and Regulations

SESSION 3 PANEL: Carrots & Sticks: Regulatory and Incentive Changes Driving The Advanced Lighting Markets

SESSION 4 PANEL: The Lovers of Light

This track examines a variety of external factors that are affecting and will affect in the future the development the LED lighting industry, including regulations, standards, incentives, new manufacturing techniques and much more.

Who Should Attend:
Like a Las Vegas casino buffet- a little something for everyone! Executives at all levels, Lighting Distributors, End Users of LED Lighting Products, Lighting Specifiers, Planning Managers, Lighting Designers.

What You Will Learn:
At the end of the conference, attendees of this track will have a better understanding of the some of the issues that are important for the development of the LED lighting market that come from outside the industry itself, such as regulations and standards, government incentives, and manufacturing techniques imported from other industries.