LIGHTFAIR Announces 2014 Call for Speakers

World’s largest annual commercial lighting show invites experts to submit proposals.

LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI®) 2014 is seeking responses from top lighting and design practitioners looking to participate in the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference in Las Vegas June 1-5, 2014.The 2014 Conference curriculum will champion integrated design as a central theme linking all courses, workshops and seminars, with a focus on how technology, tools, problem-solving and inspiration converge in contemporary practice. 

Experts from the lighting industry and other industries and professions such as architecture, design, engineering, exterior and roadway, facility management, government, health care, hospitality, alternative energy including solar power, transportation and more are encouraged to pursue presentation opportunities at LFI 2014.

Presentations should provide knowledge and perspectives on how a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach can improve design outcomes for the betterment of the human experience through four theme areas:

  • Inspiration sessions address rule-breakers, creators of new pathways, re-defining the human experience within the built environment. 
  • Technology and Tools sessions should address new and innovative elements, including software, sources, luminaire components, controls, alternative/solar energy sources, daylighting and beyond.
  • Problem-Solving sessions address the process of achieving a viable solution through the successful combination of ideas.  Situations may range from business-related issues to technology and design.
  • Integrated Design sessions address the holistic design process of a product or an environment that incorporates the collaboration of design professionals, manufacturers, builders, owners and/or occupants. Case studies or in-depth review of solutions that emphasize how the collaborative process affected the outcome are encouraged.

Visit for additional information about the LIGHTFAIR International 2014 Call for Speakers.  Submissions and speaker suggestions will be accepted online until September 16, 2013.