Successful light conference may sequel

Published: 2 November 2015

Northern Sweden's biggest lighting event, the power of light, get a sequel after the success of Piteå on October 1 - lighting conference scheduled to be held in conjunction with the light festival Lulea in a new light.

- Participants would like to see an annual conference that develop the county's knowledge in the lighting sector, says Monica Aija-Lenndin, organizer of LTU Business AB.

Light force in 2015, attended by about 130 participants who took part of a mini trade show with ten exhibitors as well as presentations from Sweden's premier lighting designer. Next year, the power of light become part of Luleå's festival of lights "Luleå in the New Light."

- Next year we also hope to reach groups that politicians and other decision makers. Lulea in a new light feels like a spot on the platform for our event because we are looking at to supplement the program with practical workshops in the evening, says Monica Aija-Lenndin LTU Business AB.

The purpose of the light effect is to increase knowledge about the importance of lighting in public spaces are for residents' safety and well-being and to increase the attractiveness of our visitors.

- Some of the topics we will highlight in 2016 is how to create profitability by investing in the right kind of lighting. Collaboration between stakeholders, light pollution and light with the help of shadows is also in the news, says Monica Aija-Lenndin.

Ljusets Kraft 2015