ME Smart Lighting & Energy 2020

12-13 October 2020
Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa
Dubai, UAE


Leading Event On Intelligent & Energy Efficient Lighting

The Middle East Smart Lighting and Energy Summit 2020 returns for its ninth edition on 12th and 13th October 2020 in Dubai, U.A.E. The event will highlight the advancements in lighting technology with a focus on the various comprehensive models and technologies that ensure the different lighting functionalities – urban, street or public - are sustainable and energy efficient. With over 300 delegates from the lighting industry attending annually, this year will showcase the next generation of energy efficient connected lighting solutions integral to creating smart cities. Across two days, over 40 international & local lighting experts will provide a platform to learn from industry thought leaders and know more about the latest technological innovations in the lighting industry.

The program agenda will feature topics pertaining to the Dubai Integrated Energy Strategy 2030, smart city lighting, and efficient public lighting. There will also be presentations on IoT in lighting, façade lighting and place making and smart street lighting initiatives, amongst others.

Leading Event On Intelligent & Energy Efficient Lighting

2019 Sponsors

2020 Speakers

H. E Dr. Rashid Alleem |
H. E Dr. Rashid Alleem

Chairman Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority

Sheriff Christopher Hayward |
Sheriff Christopher Hayward

Deputy Chairman - Corporation Planning and Transportation Committee City of London - UK

Ian Dryden |
Ian Dryden

Principal – Industrial Design City of Melbourne - Australia

Sharon Stammers |
Sharon Stammers

Co-Founder Light Collective - UK

Ilpo Laitinen |
Ilpo Laitinen

Director of Administration (City Construction & Infrastructure) City of Helsinki - Finland

Faisal Rashid |
Faisal Rashid

Director - Demand Side Management Dubai Supreme Council of Energy

Ali Mohammed Al Jassim
Ali Mohammed Al Jassim

Chief Executive Officer Etihad Energy Services – ESCO

Martin Lupton |
Martin Lupton

Co-Founder Light Collective - UK

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Panel Discussions


The two day summit will witness a blend of presentations, panel discussions, case studies and Q&A sessions. The Middle East Smart Lighting and Energy Summit will cover –

  • Intelligent Lighting Creating Data Driven Smart Infrastructures
  • Lighting Future Cities – Government’s Role in Efficiently Lighting the Public Realm
  • Smart Streetlights Integral to Creating Connected Cities – The Role IoT Plays
  • Energy Efficient Lighting Retrofits – Cities Rewriting Their Lighting Legacy
  • Autonomous Lighting Control Systems – A fast-paced Reality in the UAE
  • Implementing Lighting Design Strategies for Mega Infrastructure Projects city’s most Recognized Landmarks
  • Lighting the Public Realm – Integrating Retrofits & Technology
  • Solar Energy Boosting Sustainability in UAE

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Hours of Networking

Industry Relevant Topics

Industry Expert Speakers

Top Companies Represented

Delegates Attend Every Year

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Benefits of Attending the Summit


This summit will facilitate comprehensive discussion of the latest public lighting and energy efficient techniques along with the challenges faced in implementation of these strategies in the region. As Middle East’s leading smart lighting and energy efficient conference, this is an ideal platform to meet experts in the lighting and energy industry from the region and other parts of the world. The summit offers lighting industry professionals the opportunity to

Networking Opportunities

The 2020 edition of the summit is expected to bring together over 300 senior level light experts, urban planners, sustainability experts, engineering consultants, municipal and government officials from this region.


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See what our Past Participants have to Say

"Well executed and well planned making the event a big success. Good luck for the future programmes."


Sarah Ahmad
Communications Manager
Light Hub

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12-13 October 2020

Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa
Dubai, UAE



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