Hong Kong, renowned as Asia’s premier trade fair hub, has once again become the global destination of choice for business professionals worldwide. With travel fully restored, international traders have flocked to participate in the city’s vibrant trade activities. Organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 8th Hong Kong International Outdoor and Technology Lighting Expo and the 25th Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition) are scheduled for October 26-29, 2023, at AsiaWorld-Expo and October 27-30 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, respectively. This year, the two fairs collectively feature over 3100 exhibitors. They’ll embrace the “EXHIBITION+” hybrid model with “Click2Match,” an online business matching platform from October 19 to November 6. This platform offers a convenient and efficient way for traders to connect.
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Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition)
This year’s Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition) will introduce a fresh “Connected Lighting” zone, bringing together the latest products from internationally renowned brands like DALI Alliance, LEEDARSON, TRIDONIC, Midea, SUNRICHER, SNAPPY, Herculux, EUCHIPS, and LTECH. Additional zones encompass the “Hall of Aurora,” “Commercial Lighting,” “LED Lighting,” “Residential Lighting,” and “Smart Lighting & Solutions,” providing buyers with a comprehensive array of options.
Hall of Aurora
The spotlight exhibition zone, “Hall of Aurora,” will showcase exceptional lighting products from top global brands, including Signify, Megaman, Prosperity Group, Traxon | e: cue, Beghelli, Moso, and more. The “Residential Lighting” zone will display both functional and decorative household lamps from around the world, creating a dazzling lighting spectacle.
LED lighting has seen some of the most innovative ideas in recent years. The “LED Lighting” zone will present the latest and most stylish designs in the market, while the “Smart Lighting and Lighting Solutions” zone will showcase intelligent lighting design, software, management systems, and control panels, among other innovations. The “Commercial Lighting” zone will feature high-quality commercial lighting products catering to diverse industries and their various lighting requirements.
Outdoor and Tech Lighting Expo
The Outdoor and Tech Lighting Expo unites various commercial and industrial lighting fixtures, serving as a one-stop procurement platform. The “Innobuild” zone gathers exhibitors from the construction and hardware industries. It showcases construction technology, security, safety, construction electronic systems, as well as construction materials and hardware.
In response to the growing trend of smart home lighting, the “Exterior Lighting Solutions and Systems” zone will showcase the latest smart lighting solutions designed for smart cities, along with energy-efficient, high-performance lighting systems and technologies to meet market demands.
The “Horticultural Lighting” zone makes its return this year at the lighting fair with more new products, including cutting-edge plant lighting technology and growth lamps for estates and farms, as well as a range of outdoor park and home garden lighting products. The “Technical & Professional Lighting” zone will feature various lighting fixtures suitable for professional venues such as warehouses and production areas, along with a wide variety of lighting equipment used in large sports venues. The “Outdoor and Public Lighting” zone and the “Outdoor Advertising Lighting” zone will continue to exhibit lighting solutions for outdoor public spaces and outdoor advertising.
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Program Activities at the HKTDC International Lighting Fairs
Both exhibitions will host a variety of activities, including seminars, product launches, and networking receptions. These events will provide participants with insights into the latest technological advancements, industry trends, and opportunities in the lighting sector. During these seminars, experts will discuss smart tech, healthy lighting, and sustainable progress in the lighting industry. Distinguished speakers include Mr. Jean-Marie Croué, and Délégué Général from Syndicat du Luminaire GIL. Ms. Vivien Lu, a Professor and Engineer from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, is also among the speakers. Additionally, Mr. Eric Shiu and Mr. Frankie Tsang, Associate Directors from TINOKWAN Lighting Consultants Ltd, will be sharing their insights. Representatives from Connectivity Standards Alliance Member Group China (CMGC) and the Shanghai Pudong Intelligent Lighting Association will also be present.
Furthermore, the fairs will introduce “Scan2Match,” enabling offline-to-online connections. Buyers can scan exhibitors’ QR codes in the HKTDC Marketplace App to save favourites and view product details. They can also continue discussions with exhibitors even after the fair, ensuring a seamless sourcing journey.
Register now for free admission: https://t.ly/X13gK
- Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition): hktdc.com /hklightingfairae/en
- Hong Kong International Outdoor and Tech Lighting Expo: hkotlexpo.hktdc.com/en
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