iGuzzini named Lanyard Sponsor of Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE
The event, the UAE’s only specialized conference dedicated to outdoor lighting projects, will take place on the 25-26th May 2015 at the Sheraton Grand Hotel in Dubai.
The conference will showcase best practice in road, street, landscape and public realm lighting systems, designed to support both the ambitious infrastructure development and energy demand reduction goals of the UAE government.
Incorporating case studies and speakers from the relevant government agencies and other stakeholders, Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE will provide attendees with unparalleled opportunities to leverage the experience of their peers, renowned experts and selected solution providers.
Key speakers at the Conference will include David Mooney, Specialist Lighting Consultant and Head of Architectural Lighting Group, Atkins and Martin Valentine, Lighting Expert at the Abu Dhabi Municipality, making the conference a platform not only aimed at lighting equipment manufacturers, material suppliers and solution providers but also at government personnel, design consultants, urban planners, senior electrical and high level decision makers in the industry who will be exchanging best practice and plan for future projects.
Participants will have the opportunity to hear about Dubai and Abu Dhabi government strategies to reduce the amount of energy consumed by outdoor lighting, including the Outdoor Lighting Program, which is a critical part of the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy’s Demand Side Management strategy. In addition, speakers will cover a variety of topics that examine elements of lighting design for roads, highways, parks and other public realm projects including design criteria and considerations, the use of LEDs in hot climates, solar lighting technologies and other economic and environmental aspects of outdoor lighting design.
Since 1959 iGuzzini has been committed to positive development of life and society through light by promoting a responsible use of energy with public organizations, protagonists of architecture, industry and trade and supporting cities for a real improvement of social life. The company, since its inception, has been promoting a new social and individual wellbeing based on vital energy, quality of technologies and know-how. This is why it has committed itself to the search for products and solutions, to the increase of the performance of lighting systems.
All iGuzzini new products are equipped with LEDs and managed by electronic systems that control the switch-on cycles according to actual lighting needs.
The products are designed to last and to be dissembled and disposed of easily. Sustainability, for iGuzzini, is not a limit, it is a reality and a challenge, a confrontation from which innovation and progress are originated.
Having created an ideal, yet concrete story with political, territorial and international initiatives that is oriented towards the future, iGuzzini supports the most valuable and educational platforms in the region aimed at the scientifically and ethically advancements in the contemporary society.