Associazione Italiana d'Illuminazione
Since its establishment in 1959, AIDI has been relentlessly disseminating scientific, technical and cultural information aimed at raising awareness regarding illumination-related issues. AIDI has numerous Local sections throughout Italy and, since its foundation, has always been an ambassador of the modern Italian culture of light, as well as a witness of its members ’ rich history and image of courageous and enlightened entrepreneurs, experts and scholars, designers, service agencies and lovers of light. Thanks to their intelligence and commitment not only have they contributed to the creation and development of the Association, but have also helped the Italian illumination industry assert itself in the world.
The "Culture of light“ is a demanding message that cannot be ignored. Ever so felt in our society is the need for its technical components to join together, thus improving the quality of our lives. Among these components, light is becoming ever more improtant. “Culture of light” above all means being able to recognise the role light plays in our everyday lives. A good illumination brings about a better quality of life, better working conditions and better work safety. AIDI’s main objectives are disseminating information regarding all aspects of illumination, as well as promoting scientific research with the goal of broadening its applications. AIDI is involved in teaching, culture-related activities, awareness raising and divulging of information; it has established its own study committees and commissions; it nurtures cooperation with various agencies, associations, research centers, national and international commissions directly or indirectly participating in the studies and applications of illumination.