European Lighting Summit

21 March 2019

Hotel Bloom, Brussels




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European Lighting Summit 2019 - Photos

Delivering #BetterLighting

European Lighting Summit 2019 - Video

A panel of high level speakers

Olle Strandberg

IT – Strategist / Project Manager, Malmö, Sweden

Alexander Dewulf

General Manager, Cebeo

Ourania Georgoutsakou

Secretary General, LightingEurope

Peter Hunt

President LightingEurope
COO, Lighting Industry Association, United Kingdom
CEO, Lumicom, United Kingdom

Katia Valerie Banoun

Managing Director, Lyskultur, Norway

Maurice Maes

Head of Standards & Regulations, Signify

Lionel Brunet

CEO, Syndicat de l’Éclairage, France

Alexis Delepoulle

Board Member, AIE
Director General, Declercq et Debruyne
President and Founder, Energic

Dieter Lang

R&D Expert, Ledvance

Ioanna Sandu

Executive Director, Prosafe

Robert Nuij

Head of Sector, Directorate-General Energy

Roberto Zangrandi

Secretary General, E.DSO

Eszter Batta

European Commission, Team Leader - market surveillance

Adrian Joyce

Campaign Director, Renovate Europe

Bram Soenen

Belgian Federal Ministry


Delivering #BetterLighting

21 March 2019

Hotel Bloom,


10:30 Registration

11:00 Welcome

Moderator: Ourania Georgoutsakou, LightingEurope

11:10 Delivering #BetterLighting

Peter Hunt, LightingEurope

11:20 Latest findings on the biological effects of lighting

Dieter Lang, Ledvance

11:45 #BetterLighting in schools - Projects from Malmö

Olle Strandberg, Malmö City

12:05 Q+A
12:20 Smart cities from the perspective of the electricity distributors

Roberto Zangrandi, E.DSO

12:40 Q+A
12:50 Lunch
13:50 Panel discussion

How the lighting value chain can deliver #BetterLighting

Alexander Dewulf, EUEW
Alexis Delepoulle, AIE
Tad Trylski, IALD
Lionel Brunet, LightingEurope
Moderator: Katia Banoun, Lyskultur

14:45 Market surveillance – Results from the LIA on product testing

Peter Hunt, LIA

15:05 Pooling resources to reinforce market surveillance of EU rules

Ioana Sandu, PROSAFE

15:25 Q+A
15:35 Coffee
16:00 Panel discussion

The right policy framework for delivering #BetterLighting

Bram Soenen, Belgian Federal Ministry
Eszter Batta, European Commission
Robert Nuij, European Commission
Adrian Joyce, Renovate Europe
Maurice Maes, Signify
Moderator: Ourania Georgoutsakou, LightingEurope

16:50 Conclusions
17:00 Networking cocktail

Value of Lighting

Lighting is more than enabling vision. Lighting influences our mood and sleeping rhythm. It is responsible to a large extent for our appreciation of our surroundings. Consumers and employees are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of good lighting.

Find out more on the

#BetterLighting campaign