Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2015
It is time to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the fair, held from 9 – 12 June 2015 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou. It is must-attend pivotal event for lighting industry experts and for the occasion it will occupy 21 halls and span 225,000 sqm of exhibition space.
This edition is symbolically represented by the slogan “20th Onwards – Inspire & Be Inspired” which evolves the fair’s ongoing commitment to stay at the top of the global lighting industry.
The fair will feature a complete range of product presentations and forums to encourage the exchange of lighting designs and cutting-edge lighting technologies. These informational sessions will facilitate industry convergence and networking for lighting businesses, making the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition an ideal platfrom to inspire and be inspired by others.
“THINKLIGHT: A new dimension”, is the theme for Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition 2016!
What stands out the show above other similar fairs? And why we can't miss Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition?
An extensive display of the latest lighting products and solutions will present new dimensions of lighting. Everything from lighting manufacturing solutions and energy-efficient components to innovative LED technologies and trending applications will be showcased. This complete spectrum of exhibits is the very essence of what makes GILE the most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event in Asia.
The strong exhibitor line-up includes many prominent brands as well as innovative small and medium-sized enterprises forming international pavilions. The purposes of the pavilions are multifold. They will add to the internationalism of the fair, and promote regional innovations, cross-regional collaboration and solid-state lighting (SSL) technologies. Supported by their respective country’s governmental authorities and industry organisations, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and the US will host pavilions this year.
Finally, can you tell us some participation results from the last edition?
Last year’s fair was an impressive demonstration of the growth of Asia’s lighting and LED markets.
- In 2015, 2,698 brands from 27 countries and regions exhibited across 21 halls spanning over 225,000 sqm of space.
- Also in attendance were 135,990 professional visitors from 131 countries and regions.
These figures reconfirm the fair’s role as the most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event in Asia.
Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition celebrates its 20th anniversary
This year, Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition will celebrate its 20th anniversary and over those years it has become the major lighting exhibition in Asia. As a part of Messe Frankfurt, Canton's exhibition is a must-attend event for all the professionals related to the lighting industry. Messe Frankfurt HK Ltd has granted us an interview to explain all the novelties for this special edition which take place in June.
Novelties of the next edition
Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition, under Messe Frankfurt’s Light+Building worldwide family of fairs, will be held from 9 to 12 June in 2015.
The 2015 fair marks the 20th anniversary of fair, with the slogan “20th Onwards, Inspire and be inspired”, which represents the fair’s commitment to stay at the forefont of the industry. 2015 Show theme will be “Explore Lighting for Life”, emphasising 4 major industry trends, including, “Quality of Light”, “Human-centric Lighting”, “Sustainability”, and “Wireless connectivity”.
“LED Asia Zone” , new souring zones covering 3 mega halls of LED components and equipment are established to accommodate soaring demand across the globe.
3 reasons to visit the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition
Asia’s largest and most comprehensive lighting and LED event – 2015 is foreshadowed to converge over 2,600 international exhibitors, covering 21 exhibition halls in 215,000 gross sqm, and has developed into one of the most important industry gala, clustering exhibitor brands such as Samsung, LG, Optiled, Opple, Philips Lumileds, Epistar, Everlight, Lextar, Seoul Semiconductor, Dialog, MeanWell, TE Connectivity, Dow Corning and many more.
21 halls of structured product categorization for effective sourcing – The fair covers Area A and Area B of the fairground. Area A will be dedicated for variety of lighting applications for traders and project specifiers to source. Area B will showcase the technologies along the LED value chain from LED chips, package & modules, light engines, LED driver and driver ICs, materials, accessories and components to test and manufacturing equipments, serving lighting and LED manufacturers who look for new technologies and sourcing.
- Series of over 100 concurrent event programs held, we will invite experts from Lighting design, manufacturing, project implementation and important organisations to share their inspiring experiences, cases and knowledge. The programs will demonstrate the “lighting industry in 2015 and beyond”, encompassing 4 important industry drivers of the industry, namely, Light+Design (Light & People) , Light+Technology (Smarter, Better & Brighter), Light+Market (Forecast & Business Models) and Light+Network (Inspire & Be Inspired)
Some participation results from the last edition
The most recent edition in 2014 was evidence of respectable growth over the years as it hosted over 2,600 exhibitors from 25 countries and regions. This must-attend pivotal event for lighting industry experts occupied 21 halls and span 215,000 sqm of exhibition space.