28 Aug 2015 / LightingEurope /

LightingEurope and IALD Announce Cooperation Agreement

LightingEurope and the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) are pleased to announce that they have signed a cooperation agreement in recognition that the two organisations share certain goals and objectives. Each group will focus on its own priorities and programs, and the two will collaborate where possible in order to increase public understanding of the art and science of lighting, and to promote the general recognition of lighting quality. Says Diederik de Stoppelaar, Secretary General of LightingEurope, “With the dramatic changes in lighting technology, we see the need to actively engage with lighting designers and other stakeholders along the value chain. We believe our partnership with IALD will further crosspollination, education, cooperation and, ultimately, help bring the best new technologies and innovations to market.” The IALD, a 46-year old global organisation, opened its Europe office in 2014 in Brussels to serve the needs of its growing membership and to be able to serve its European members more effectively.


“2015 is a great year for lighting: technology is advancing, and quality of light is being more widely discussed by all those concerned with the built environment. This is also UNESCO’s International Year of Light; specialists are uniting to share their contributions, from science and research to buildings and art. Our agreement with LightingEurope will allow both organisations to reach out more broadly and will strengthen the voice of the entire lighting community.” says Marsha Turner, CEO of IALD.

top
Leave your comment
No comments yet.
Lighting Directory
Videos
Activity Based Lighting in Offices
Flexible OLED light panel

Upcoming Events

Jun
27
International LED Expo
INALIGHT - Indonesia Itn'l Lighting ExCompany HS, the leading INDUCTOR company that pioneered and led the Korean electronic parts market strove to pioneer into the global market by combining together the new technologies and creativi..hibition
Jul
11
InterLumi Panama
InterLumi Panama, the global lighting trade show organized by America Expo Group, will be held at ATLAPA Convention Center in Panama from 11 to 13 July, 2018. Serving the Latin American & the Caribbean countries, InterLumi Panama is positioned to be an effective tool to stimulate the development of the region’s lighting industry as well as provide a gateway for exhibitors to tap into this emerging market.
Sep
18
OLEDs World Summit
The OLEDs World Summit brings together the top names in the lighting and display sectors including LG Display, Aixtron, Samsung Display, Acuity Brands and more!
Sep
25
LED Professional Symposium + Expo
The lighting event for technologies of tomorrow. LpS is the leading international lighting technologies event for design, testing and production of lighting systems, controls and equipment.

New manufacturers

Partners
Premium Fairs Partners