Lightfair International (LFI) is the world’s largest and most comprehensive annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference. LFI’s goal is to bring together the top international and domestic Architectural, Design, Engineering, and Lighting professionals together with manufacturers and exhibitors from around the globe, showcasing new products, ideas, and technologies.
This year’s trade show and conference is scheduled to be held on May 9-11, 2012 in the Las Vegas Convention Center. Co-owned by the Illuminating Enginering Society (IES) and the International Association of Lighting Designs (IALD), the conference features five unique pavilions, and offers over 200+ hours of world-class accredited education as well as the LFI Innovation Awards, honoring the industry’s cutting-edge product designs. To accompany the array of educational courses, LFI is also sponsoring a variety of interesting Keynote Speakers.
LFI’s Las Vegas conference is expected to attract over 20,000 industry professionals, ranging from contractors and retail designers to urban planners and government officials. Roughly 500 of the world’s top manufacturers will showcase products over 200,000 square feet of exhibits, including; ballasts, switches, lamps, meters, specialty and decorative lighting, control components, and more.
Last year, the conference had an explosive turnout in its May 17-19 run at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. There were over 400 exhibitors and roughly 23,000 attendees, representing 75 nations. Revel by Acuity Brands was voted the most innovative product of the year, the program’s highest award.
Stay tuned for top news, pictures, and reports coming out of LFI 2012.
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