Denneman, Jan W.
Works more than 40 years in the lighting industry in Strategy, Innovation, R&D, Product Management, Sustainability and Industry Relations. Expert for nutritional light, VitaminL, human-centric Lighting, biological and emotional effects of lighting. Because the huge changes in the lighting world of LEDs and Connectivity require new approaches in standardization, he took the initiative to create new alliances like Zhaga and The Connected Lighting Alliance in which he serves as Board member. In 2007 Jan took the initiative to create the Global Lighting Forum and in March 2012, he has been elected as President of the Global Lighting Association, a cooperation between peak lighting industry associations worldwide, like CALI, NEMA, LightingEurope, ELCOMA, JLMA, Lighting Council, TLFEA, ABILUX, KILT, MELA etc. In 2015, he was elected as President of LightingEurope. Since 2018, Jan acts as an ambassador for Human Centric Lighting and he is responsible for the External relations of the Global Lighting Association.