Interlight Moscow powered by Light + Building was held for the 24th time in Moscow from 6 to 9 November. The Trade Fair demonstrated a whole range of products and modern solutions in the fields of decorative and technical lighting, smart homes and building automation, LED-technologies and electrical engineering from the leading Russian and international manufacturers and distributers.
The exposition occupied four pavilions of Expocentre Fairgrounds: 1, 7 (halls 3, 4, 5), 8 (halls 1, 2) and pavilion “Forum’ and outdoor space with “Street lighting exposition”.
Interlight Moscow 2018 is:
- 447 exhibitors from 21 countries
- 22 885 visitors from 51 countries
- 31 920 unique visits over four days.
The level of unique visitors increased by 23% in comparison with the previous edition of the fair.
Core market players among exhibitors.
Traditionally Interlight Moscow demonstrates a high level of internationality of exhibitors, confirming its status of international event. This year the trade fair was attended by participants from the following countries: Belarus, Belgium, United Kingdom, Hungary, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Spain, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Poland, Republic of Korea, Russia, Slovakia, Taiwan, Turkey, Finland, France, Czech Republic.
The lighting part was represented by undisputed leaders of the industry: ALLUR, LLC; Arlight; ILEC “BL Group”; LLC; SDSВЕТ; LED-Effect; Maytoni; SONEX; TECHNOLIGHT TM; CENTRSTROYSVET; ASD, LLT, INhome, Russia; FAVOURITE; IEK GROUP; LEDVANCE; Larte Luce; MAKEL; TDM ELECTRIC; UNIEL; WOLTA etc.
Also Interlight Moscow brought together representatives of leading international companies: BJB GmbH & Co. KG; Fael Luce; KAPID (Korean Association for Photonics Industry development); KHATOD Optoelectronic S.R.L.; LED Linear GmbH; LEDS C4; Mono Elektrik Malzemeleri; POLINTER; TP Elektrik Malzemeleri; Vossloh-Schwabe Deutschland Gmbh; ZAMEL Sp.z.o.o. etc.
An integral part of Interlight Moscow powered by Light + Building is its comprehensive fringe programme aimed to develop two key areas - lighting (Light) and automation (Building).
Over four days visitors also gained theoretical and practical knowledge in open educational venues: Electrical Engineering Academy, Interlight Design Academy and TechTalk Forum.
The best representatives of lighting design and architectural community delivered various lectures in the context of an open educational venue Interlight Design Academy. The annual competition "Russian lighting design" is attracting more and more attention and greater participation of lighting designers. The unique trend-zone “Lighting Cube” became an essential point of the Decorative Lighting Pavilion, demonstrating more than 50 modern trends in lighting design.
The open educational venue “Electrical Engineering Academy” brought together activities dedicated to the topic "Electrical Engineering". A four-day program conducted a series of lectures, seminars and workshops from representatives of companies, implementing large projects. Strategic Partner of the venue is - IEK GROUP.
Intersec Forum Russia launched its activity on the basis of Interlight Moscow powered by Light + Building. Andrey Chibis, Deputy Minister of construction, housing and public utilities of the Russian Federation welcomed Intersec Forum’s participants and pointed out: “this platform allows key market players to present their developments and achievements, as well as to share their experience".
For the 12th time LED Forum opened its doors to reveal the prospects for LED-based technologies. Within one of the forum’s session frameworks - “Lighting in agricultural sector: hothouses” - was signed a memorandum of cooperation between Panasonic Russia and Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy.
In the context of Interlight Moscow 2018 also were held numerous industry events: Russian Association of Electrotechnical Companies (RAEC) Forum, Scientific Technical Council of Russian Lighting Industry, private meeting of International Commission on Illumination (CIE), Ethical business charter in the lighting market. Additionally the opening of the All-Russian youth forum "Smart City" in partnership with National University of Science and Technology NITU "MISiS" took place.
Interlight Moscow is evolving its lighting part and strengthening the section of building automation and security systems while its fringe programme forms the proper theoretical basis.
25th anniversary edition of Interlight Moscow will be conducted at traditional venue - IEC Expocentre from 10 to 13 September 2019.