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Emergency Lighting
  1. Emergency Lighting
    A run-though your current obligations to ensure compliance in terms of emergency lighting standards, testing and maintenance, including the new ‘points of emphasis’ additions to the regulations. 
  2. Emergency Lighting
    The regulations require that a ‘qualified person’ conducts a risk assessment. What is a qualified person and what does a best-practice risk assessment look like? What are the common pitfalls?
  3. Emergency Lighting
    What does best practice look like in social housing applications? What are the maintenance, access and evacuation issues with different demographic and age groups? What should the technical and evacua ...
  4. Emergency Lighting
    How can you best manage the installation, monitoring and testing of emergency lighting across large residential estates such as social housing, care homes or student accommodation? Can the installatio ...
  5. Emergency Lighting
    You’ve got a BMS or lighting control system. You’ve got an emergency lighting network. How do you integrate them? What are the particular issues with a Dali-based control system? What are the pros and ...
Smart Lighting
  1. Smart Lighting
    Some UK employers are already deploying smart lighting systems for its latest application: monitoring the social distancing of building occupants. The Bluetooth mesh-based tech can also be used for tr ...
  2. Smart Lighting
    An installation of circadian lighting at a care home in Derbyshire reduced the number of falls experienced by its elderly residents, improved their levels of engagement during the day and helped them ...
  3. Smart Lighting
    A massive control network encompassing 15,000 luminaires has helped turn the City of London into a ‘smart city’. As well as lighting control, including dimming, the system supports applications such a ...
  4. Smart Lighting
    In one of the first real-world trials of location-tracking lighting, customers at a supermarket in The Netherlands are using smartphones guided by lights to find products. Shoppers at the Albert Heijn ...
  5. Smart Lighting
    The organisations behind Bluetooth mesh and the DALI-2 protocols recently agreed the specification for a standard interface, allowing DALI light fittings to talk to Bluetooth mesh wireless lighting co ...
  6. Smart Lighting
    UK retailer Marks & Spencer is using a cloud-based lighting control system across a number of its stores in a trial installation of the multisite version of Signify’s Interact Retail system. M&S can c ...
  7. Smart Lighting
    A set of LED streets in rural Lincolnshire is monitoring air quality and footfall, as well as collecting data on their surroundings and streaming it in real time to a control dashboard via the cloud, ...
LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
  1. LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
    The lumen, a measure of lighting since the 1920s, is outdated and needs to be replaced – but with what? Our presenter will explain why the notion of a fundamental unit of light is no longer tenable an ...
  2. LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
    For over 900 years Norwich Cathedral has dominated the city’s skyline. Its fine Norman and Perpendicular interior is renowned for its ribbed vaulting and ornately painted bosses. Leading lighting desi ...
  3. LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
    The clever use of an exterior ‘blade’ fitting has led to a dramatic and dynamic lighting installation at a prominent office development in Zagreb. The design used IP-rated fittings with 360 degree bla ...
  4. LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
    The dynamic lighting of the Øresund Bridge between Sweden and Denmark have been inspired by the bridge’s natural surroundings and reflects the colours in the sky over the sea during sunrise and sunset ...
  5. LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
    Scientists at University College London have been studying the best way to light a green wall. Specifically, the researchers asked: how do we illuminate the plants well while giving them what they nee ...
  6. LightSpace – Architectural Lighting Design
    The popular Lux Awards will close the festival with its first digital edition in the award’s celebrated history. Here the industry can take time to celebrate its successes and achievements in what has ...
Workplace Lighting
  1. Workplace Lighting
    What is difference between colour-tuneable lighting and circadian lighting and how do they apply in a workplace? What are the measurable benefits to occupants of using these systems? Are they worth th ...
  2. Workplace Lighting
    The WELL v2 standard for human health and wellbeing has become a must-have for many building owners. It builds upon the pioneering foundation of WELL v1, drawing from the community of users and practi ...
  3. Workplace Lighting
    The Landsec project is the first workplace in the world to achieve both WELL Certification at silver level and a Breeam outstanding rating, setting a global benchmark for healthy, sustainable office s ...
  4. Workplace Lighting
    The iconic Apple Store on Fifth Avenue in New York has been designed to create the ambience of a natural outdoor space despite being completely underground. It employs a sophisticated artificial light ...
  5. Workplace Lighting
    An upgrade of the lighting at the BBC’s buildings across the UK involved the installation of more than 14,000 Casambi nodes across seven offices. At the flagship building, New Broadcasting House, in L ...