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What to look forward to on the world’s leading trade fair: Light + Building 2018

This year’s Light + Building sports the motto “Connected – Secure – Convenient” and takes place from 18 to 23 March at Messe Frankfurt. Every two years, international exhibitors present intelligent systems, future-oriented technologies, and the latest design trends. You can find everything from LED-technology, photovoltaic systems all the way to intelligent energy use at this trade fair. In addition to the wide range of products that are showcased, Light + Building 2018 offers an exciting programme: for all industry professionals visiting the fair, such as architects, engineers, and planners, there are topic-specific exhibitions, expert talks, and presentations on the latest trends.

At Light + Building 2018 digitalization meets design

Light + Building is of course all about light! All sorts of sophisticated lighting designs, a great selection of technical lighting components, and even outdoor and street lighting will be showcased. Here, connectedness plays a central role: digitalization creates completely new possibilities for light design. A trending lighting concept is Human Centric Lighting which focuses on human needs and the influence that light has on our health, productivity, and wellbeing.


The highlights of 2018

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Besides the regular exhibitors, also Gira’s subsidiary Insta is taking part. Insta develops LED-lights and fitting controllers for modern architectural lighting and will present its latest products at the fair.

Innovative home and building technology play another important role at Light + Building. Digitalization and automation can make life more comfortable and increase energy efficiency. Additionally, this year’s fair features the latest security technology, with a special focus on networked systems integrating various security systems, video surveillance, and access control combined with building technology.

The dedicated exhibition “SECURE! Connected Security in Buildings” invites visitors to get more information on the topic.

Gira at Light + Building 2018

All the renowned exhibitors in the sector are represented at Light + Building 2018, so Gira cannot be missing. At hall 11.1, stand B16/B32, the company presents smart products and system solutions, ranging from switch programs to individualized Smart Home experiences. On 1200 square metres, you can not only discover Gira’s classics but also new products. In the new Gira Cube, numerous expert presentations are given on Gira’s innovations. Dive into a world of innovation, security, and comfort. On G-Pulse we will keep you updated on the trade fair’s highlights and newest products – so stay tuned!

What topics and products featured at Light + Building 2018 are you most interested in? We are looking forward to receiving your comments!

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