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Spotlight’s on Frankfurt – Light + Building 2018

The most awaited trade fair, Light + Building 2018 is all set to give us a peek at what our smart future might look like. The fair will take place from the 18thto the 23rd of March at Frankfurt am Main, with over 2500 companies showcasing their products and design solutions in the field of lighting and building automation. The event majorly focuses on deriving current trends and displaying of state-of-the-art innovations and services in the industry.


Avant-Garde of Futurism – Smart and Secure

Light + Building is held biennially, with each new edition setting a benchmark for excellence for design and services with a unique product spectrum. It features an extensive program of events that include expert lecturers, panel discussions, special exhibitions and guided tours.

The theme of this year is “Connected – Secure – Convenient”, which is aimed at significant issues like “The smartification of everyday life” and “Aesthetics and well-being in harmony”. The current objective is to create a concentrated overview on integrating smart building services with smart ‘home’ and safety, which is both energy efficient and comfort enhancing. The wish for greater safety and better security has increased among consumers, while considering smart networks. Hence, for the first time in the fair, security expectation gets added as a major aspect to connected lives of smart future. The 2018 theme itself emphasizes on ‘Secure’ as a bridge between ‘Connected’ and ‘Convenient’, implying that security technologies can be a mandatory addition to the interface of automation. Digitalization not only offers to improve the quality of life, but also empowers and connects future generations. With the world focus shifting to energy efficient and smart lighting solutions, the themes picked for 2018 are definitely a welcome show for game changers and key industry drivers.

Industry Platform for Design, Innovation and Digitalization

All the brands and market leaders present a galore of their products and design innovations in lighting design, building/home automation and electrical engineering. The exhibitors demonstrate their smart technologies to further their business opportunities and simultaneously learn from the worldwide exposure as well. It attracts more than 216,000 visitors worldwide – planners, architects, engineers, designers, and other trade professionals. Not only manufacturers from Germany, but from the whole world come to Frankfurt to feature their best products and technologies.

Unrivalled Opportunities – Brands to look out!

The fair is exclusively for trade personnel and not open for casual visitors. Meeting world-class businesses at a single event offers to establish and widen the network for prospective clients from a business standpoint. A lot of high caliber brands from all parts of the world come to exhibit their product innovations like Bajaj Electricals, ABB, Beckhoff, Schneider Electric, Trilux, Vibia Lighting, StiebelEltron, Wago and Warema.

Featuring in Light + Building gives the opportunity to stand in line with the world famous brands and reach out to wide-ranging industry professionals, like commercial agents, E-retailers, distributors, exporters, importers, architects, interior designers, lighting wholesalers, lighting retailers, electrical retailers, furnishing stores, security technology planners, investors etc.

The leading trade fair for lighting and building services technology has been the ideal podium for exhibiting inspiring and disrupting innovations that contribute to significant design trends in the industry. So, don’t miss out on the opportunity to witness the light in all its prime!