LpS 2017 Event Overview

LED professional Symposium +Expo at a Glance

Europe’s Leading Lighting Technologies Event

The 7th annual LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS) will take place from September 26th to 28th, 2017. The LpS event has established itself as the European point of reference for lighting professionals dealing with the development, production, measurement and evaluation of modern solid-state lighting systems and controls and its latest technologies in various application areas.



Experience the Future in Lighting

“It’s a great event. I could see lot’s of professional people”. Professor Shuji Nakamura, Nobel Laureate Physics 2014
“One of the most important lighting events in the world”. Dietmar Zembrot, CEO Trilux
“The LpS event has continuously grown and developed into one of the most important conferences on innovations in the lighting industry. You can see everything that is related to the myriad of developments for and in connection to the LED. Lamps, new systems and the Internet of Things can all be seen in Bregenz”. Diederik de Stoppelaar, Secretary General, LightingEurope
“Every person I talked to, exhibitors and conference attendees, systematically praised the quality of the presentations and of the visitors. Mark your calendar for next year’s event under motto “Smart Technologies for Lighting Innovations” on 26-28 September 2017”. Carlos Lee, Secretary General, European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC) 

LED professional Symposium +Expo | SEPT 26-28, 2017

  • 7th international event on SMART TECHNOLOGIES for LIGHTING INNOVATIONS
  • Application areas covered: Human Centric Lighting, Indoor/Outdoor Lighting, Automotive Lighting, Display/Signage Lighting, Horticultural Lighting, Art/Museum Lighting and Medical Lighting
  • 1,600+ visitors from 50+ countries, 100+ speakers, 100+ exhibitors. Venue: Festspielhaus Bregenz, Austria

Supported by International Organizations

  • Associations: Global Lighting Association, LightingEurope, International Solid-State Lighting Alliance, European Photonics Industry Consortium, Photonics21, Zhaga, Assodel, APIL, PIDA, and more
  • Media: Licht, Highlight, LED professional, LEDin, mondo arc, LEDinside, Luxlumina, Italian Lighting, LED News Korea, compolux, smart lighting, City Life, and more

Highly Qualified Visitors & Attendees

  • Executives, CTOs, Technical Directors, R&D Managers and Personnel, Design Engineers,  Technical Application Engineers, Technical Specifiers & Procurement Staff, Technical Sales and Marketing Personnel, Technical Editors, IP Managers and Personnel, Technical Consultants, Students of light engineering subjects
  • Lighting Manufacturers, Component Manufacturers, Module Manufacturers, Distributors, Test Equipment Manufacturers, Production Equipment Manufacturers, Lighting Software Companies, Lighting Consulting Offices, Lighting Planning Offices, Research Institutes and Universities, Testing Laboratories, Approval Laboratories, Lighting Organizations, Specialized Press

Europe's leading lighting conference

  • Strategy-, design- & solution day with up to 5 parallel tracks and 100+ speakers 
  • Keynotes, lectures, forums, workshops and round-table discussions
  • Academia & industry contributions, best-paper award, proceedings and presentations’ download

World-Class, High-Tech Lighting Exhibition

  • Cutting-edge technologies & European product launches for lighting products, equipment and services
  • 100+ exhibitors, lighting & media organizations, start-up companies
  • LEDs, OLEDs, Laser-Diodes, Phosphors, Light Modules, Optics, Sensors & Detectors, Drivers and ICs, Supplies, Thermal Management Devices and Materials, Controls, Electronic Materials and Connectors, PCBs & Substrates, Coatings/Resins & Encapsulants, Communication and Interface Modules, Measuring Equipment & Services, Controls and Engineering Software, Research & Engineering Services, Production Equipment & Services, Lamps, Fixtures, Lighting Systems

International Press Conference

  • Press conference: September 26th, 18.30-19.30
  • Round table with lighting experts and discussion with journalists. Presentations of product / service launches to the international press.
  • Journalists receive a free 3-day symposium pass with catering, a free ticket to the Get-Together evening event and all documentations including the proceedings booklet.

Special Event Highlights

  • Event highlights in the field of art, design, inspiration and systematic innovation
  • Examples from last years: Guinness World Record, Design Prize for Students, Tiered paintings from Clint Eccher, special lectures about inspiration and innovation

Get Together Evening

  • Boat tour on Lake Constance on September 27th from 18.30-23.00. Boarding at the Festspielhaus Bregenz.
  • Perfect networking opportunity with drinks, food and live music.


  • Festspielhaus Bregenz: Awarded Conference Center, Opera House & James Bond Film Location www.kongresskultur.com/en/
  • Festspielhaus Bregenz | Platz der Wiener Philharmoniker 1, 6900 Bregenz, Austria, Europe
    Project Leader: Ms. Ruth Weidermann

International Airports

  • Best choice: Zurich Airport Switzerland https://www.zurich-airport.com
  • Further airports: Friedrichshafen, Memmingen, Altenrhein St. Gallen, Munich, Stuttgart

Green Meeting Event

  • The LED professional Symposium +Expo event will be conducted as a green meeting event! Therefore the organizer asks all participants (visitors, attendees, exhibitors, etc.) to assist in carrying out a green and sustainable event.
  • The event complies with the Austrian Eco-labelling criteria for Green Meetings/Events.


  • Luger Research e.U. – Institute for Innovation & Technology, Publisher of LED professional
  • Moosmahdstrasse 30, 6850 Dornbirn, Austria, Europe | info@LpS2017.com | +43 5572 394489
  • Local Representatives: Germany | UK | USA | China | Taiwan | South-Korea | India