Total Architecture solutions: The GCC INFRA Lighting Concepts Summit
08/26/2013

Fleming Gulf's - The GCC INFRA - Lighting Concepts Summit to be held between 16 - 17 September 2013 at the Sharq Village & Spa, Doha, Qatar, is just around the corner.

Online PR News – 26-August-2013 – Doha, Qatar – "Strategic lighting design can have an impact on the ‘Total Architecture’ of the city, both today and in the years to come. Thinking of lighting in its functional and cultural roles in urban renewal plans can create places that work better for people as they are sustainable for the environment and for businesses. I am looking forward to share my views at the summit " - Florence Lam, Global Lighting Design Leader, Arup, UK

Fleming Gulf's - The GCC INFRA - Lighting Concepts Summit to be held between 16 - 17 September 2013 at the Sharq Village & Spa, Doha, Qatar, is just around the corner. The industry is geared up to what promises to be a converging platform for lighting experts, architects, developers and solution providers to showcase their designs, idea's and concepts that have created benchmarks the world over.

Gold sponsor; Saudi Lighting Company (SLC), a world class manufacturer of luminaries and lighting solutions in the Middle East will exhibit their products that cater to two business segments, Projects (Make to Order) and Distributor (Make to Stock). Through their customer centric channels and extensive product portfolio, they provide tailor made solutions to meet the most demanding applications.

Also joining the summit as a sponsor is Thorn Lighting, who has been leading the way in lighting since 1928 and belongs to the Zumtobel group, a globally trusted supplier of both outdoor and indoor luminaries and integrated controls. Their mission is to provide products and services which make it easier for customers to specify, install and maintain good quality, energy efficient lighting. Thorn has responded with a range of intelligent luminaires and controls, the majority of which feature remote connectivity to integrate with modern technology infrastructures. Uniquely, it is enriched with expert design advice on how to select and apply lighting with Thorn’s ‘15 ways to make energy efficient lighting easy’ framework providing expert guidance throughout.

The summit aims to stimulate dialogue on crucial issues on how to seize new opportunities, develop innovative tools and techniques for the challenges in the architectural lighting industry. The summit will host renowned industry speakers such as Florence Lam (ARUP, UK), Dr. Esam Elsarrag (Gulf Organisation for Research and Development), Sean O‘Brien (Tetra Tech Inc., Qatar) and Eng. Mohamed Jaber ( Qatar Green Building Council and KEO Design, Qatar) , to name a few, who will orate on practices, trends and thoughts that are driving the future of efficient lighting in the Middle east and the world.