Middle East Smart Lighting & Design Summit 2017

26-27 April 2017
Crowne Plaza, SZR
Dubai, U.A.E.

Summit Agenda

» DAY 1 - 26th April 2017

» DAY 2 - 27th April 2017

DAY 1 - 26th April 2017
08:45 - 09:45

REGISTRATION & WELCOME COFFEE

09:45 - 10:00

MC OPENS

10:00 - 10:20

Demand Side Management Strategy 2030: Importance of Outdoor Lighting Initiative in Dubai

  • Context of DSM strategy 2030 and how outdoor lighting initiative fits into it
  • Scope, objective and potential saving of outdoor lighting initiative in Dubai
  • Progress and target of outdoor lighting initiative in Dubai

 

Faisal Rashid, Director – Demand Side Management, Dubai Supreme Council of Energy

Faisal Rashid
10:20 - 10:40

Lighting Retrofits – A Distinctive Step Towards Cost and Energy Savings

  • Save on – Electricity, water and carbon emissions
  • Benefits – Cost saving, simple execution, high quality light, low maintenance
  • Etihad ESCO - An initiative to create a feasible market in Dubai for building retrofits using energy services companies

 

Ali Al Jassim, CEO, Etihad ESCO

Ali Al Jassim
10:40 - 11:00

Empowering Cities with Connected Lighting

New technologies provide the opportunity to influence and transform city environments and meet the ever-changing needs of cities and their citizens. Philips wide-range of systems and services can be tailored to create a solution that can meet both your current and future needs and goals.
Philips can help you become a smart city by looking at

1. The challenges cities face

2. Core pillars of how a smart city unfolds

3. Real-life case studies

 

Anissa Abbou, Head of Professional Specification & Lighting Applications, Philips Lighting Middle East & Turkey

Anissa Abbou
11:00 - 11:20

Case Study: Intelligent Lighting Based on Comarch Smart Lighting Solution

  • Intelligent lighting design challenges
  • Comarch smart lighting solution overview
  • Intelligent infrastructure tips & trick, case study based on installation in Tbilisi

 

Radoslaw Kotewicz, Comarch IoT Consulting Manager, Comarch Technologies

Radoslaw Kotewicz
11:20 - 11:50

NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK & VISIT TO SMART LIGHTING LOUNGE

11:50 - 12:10

Recent Developments with the Lighting Standards for Abu Dhabi

  • Unification of all public sector infrastructure
  • Deadlines looming for LED manufacturers
  • New controls and solar requirements
  • The LM-84/LM-28 question

 

Martin Valentine, Lighting Expert, Executive Director Office, Abu Dhabi City Municipality

Martin Valentine
12:10 - 12:30

Benefiting from LED Technology while Addressing the Challenges Associated with It

  • Journey of lighting development till LED era
  • A game changer in street lighting requirements
  • How to address the challenges associated with this technology

 

Hatim Rahim Khan, Regional Manager - Middle East, Fael Luce SpA

Hatim Rahim Khan
12:30 - 12:50

Go “Green” – Exploring Environmentally Friendly Solutions to Indoor Lighting

  • Understanding sustainable daylighting strategies
  • Understanding sustainable artificial lighting solutions
  • Understanding sustainable lighting controls

 

Michel Francis, Chief Architect, Design & Construction Engineering (DEC)

Michel Francis
12:50 - 13:30

Interactive Panel Discussion: Smart City in the Making - Sophisticated Technologies and Increasing Demand for Education

Martin Valentine, Lighting Expert, Executive Director Office, Abu Dhabi City Municipality
Waleed Fakousa, Senior Associate, CD+M Lighting Design Group
Yenal Gul, Head of LS Sales, OSRAM Middle East

Martin Valentine Waleed Fakousa Yenal Gul
13:30 - 13:40

Address by Lunch Sponsor

 

Venkat Raman, General Manager – MENA Regions, Luceco

Venkat Raman
13:40 - 14:40

NETWORKING LUNCH

14:40 - 15:10

MELA Regional Lighting Policy Update
Energy Requirements for Lighting Systems, the Next Energy Saving Opportunity?

 

Gerald Strickland, Director, Middle East Lighting Association (MELA)
Kay Rauwerdink, Director - Standards & Regulations, Philips Lighting

Gerald Strickland Kay Rauwerdink
15:10 - 15:30

Commercial Lighting for the Working Space

  • How LEDs have transformed the way lighting and ceilings are designed
  • Lighting controls
  • Cost savings and VE exercises

 

Regina Santos, Associate Lighting Designer, Godwin Austen Johnson

Regina Santos
15:30 - 15:50

Creative and Responsible Lighting and Visual Design

  • The word responsible means so much more than local codes and standards
  • Adding value with design
  • The VE process
  • Ultimately capturing the soul of a project with light

 

David Gilbey, Associate Lighting Designer, Umaya Lighting Design

David Gilbey
15:50 - 16:00

MC CLOSES

16:00 - 16:30

REFRESHMENTS & VISIT TO SMART LIGHTING LOUNGE

DAY 2 - 27th April 2017
09:30 - 10:00

NETWORKING & MORNING REFRESHMENTS

10:00 - 10:10

MC OPENS

10:10 - 10:30

Energy Conservation in Road Lighting Middle East – Challenges & Solutions

  • High energy consumptions in the federal roads
  • LEDs as a key to energy efficient living
  • Challenges in retrofit road lighting
  • Solutions

 

Eng. Ammar Majed Safi, Sr. Electrical & Development Engineer, Ministry of Infrastructure Development

Eng. Ammar Majed Safi
10:30 - 10:50

Two Phase: Designing Day & Night

  • Consideration of exterior lighting during concept design
  • Achieving different moods through facade lighting design
  • Respecting the surrounding neighbourhood
  • Finding the optimum solution for building lighting

 

Bassel Omara, Senior Design Architect & BIM Manager, Dorsch Gruppe

Bassel Omara
10:50 - 11:10

Challenges and Opportunities in the Transformation of Lighting

  • Lighting beyond illumination
  • European policy trends & activities
  • European Lighting Industry’s Strategic Roadmap 2025

 

Diederik de Stoppelaar, Secretary General, LightingEurope

Diederik de Stoppelaar
11:10 - 11:40

NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK & VISIT TO SMART LIGHTING LOUNGE

11:40 - 12:20

Interactive Panel Discussion: Public Lighting Management Systems

  • The role of PLMS as part of the smart city
  • Communication concepts in PLMS
  • Data and communication security
  • Pros and cons of different technologies
  • Experience and local support

Eng. Ammar Majed Safi, Sr. Electrical & Development Engineer, Ministry of Infrastructure Development
Martin Valentine, Lighting Expert, Executive Director Office, Abu Dhabi City Municipality
Thomas Baenziger, Founder and CEO, EE-Consulting AG

Eng. Ammar Majed Safi Martin Valentine Thomas Baenziger
12:20 - 13:00

Interactive Panel Discussion: The Importance of Lighting in Sustainable Design

  • For the reduction of energy consumption and reliance on natural resources
  • For creating comfortable internal environments
  • For occupant health and well-being
  • For productivity and motivation

Bassel Omara, Senior Design Architect & BIM Manager, Dorsch Gruppe
David Gilbey, Associate Lighting Designer, Umaya Lighting Design
Diederik de Stoppelaar, Secretary General, LightingEurope
Gerald Strickland, Director, Middle East Lighting Association (MELA)
Myriam Patricia Lopez Yanez, Associate Lighting Designer, Delta Lighting Solutions

Bassel Omara David Gilbey Diederik de Stoppelaar Gerald Strickland Myriam Patricia Lopez Yanez
13:00 - 13:10

Address by Lunch Sponsor

 

13:10 - 13:20

PRIZE DRAW & MC CLOSES

13:20 - 14:20

NETWORKING LUNCH

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26-27 April 2017

Crowne Plaza, SZR
Dubai, U.A.E.

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