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Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Buidling is in the list of official events of the International Year of Light and Light-based technologies by UN/UNESCO

Thursday, Aug 06, 2015

On 20th December 2013, the UN General Assembly 68th Session proclaimed 2015 as the International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015).

In proclaiming an International Year focusing on the topic of light science and its applications, the UN has recognized the importance of raising global awareness about how light-based technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to global challenges in energy, education, agriculture and health.

The International Year of Light will consist of coordinated activities on national, regional and international levels. Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building is proud to be included in the list of activities within the International Year of Light.

Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building is the only trade fair in Russia and neighboring countries, covering the whole range of products and services in the area of lighting, electrical engineering and building automation. Every year the exhibition strengthen its status of the key professional event for industry specialists, demonstrating steady growth and development.

Interlight Moscow in 2015
Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building will be held in 5 pavilions and 13 halls of the International Exhibition Center “Expocentre”:

  • • Pavilion 1: Technical lighting, Electrical engineering, Building automation and Smart home, Electric lamps, Power-supply sources;
  • • Pavilion 5 (halls 1, 2): National exposition of China;
  • • Pavilion 7 (halls 1,2):  National exposition of China;
  • • Pavilion 7 (halls 3,4,5,6): Decorative lighting;
  • • Pavilion 8 (halls 1,2,3): LED, Festive lighting;
  • • Pavilion Forum: Technical lighting.

At the moment 68% of the show is already rebooked. Key leaders of the industry will present their innovative products at the show: Varton (Russia), Uniel (Russia), Sonex (Russia), ASTZ (Russia),  Technolight (Russia), Viart (Russia), Neo Neon (Russia), Tridonic (Austira), Belintegra (Belarus), Seoul Semiconductor (Korea), Mabelek (Italy), Fael Luce (Italy), OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH (Germany), WAGO (Germany), Vossloh-Schwabe Deuchland GmbH (Germany), Arrant Light Oy (Finland), Klus (Poland), Moon light (UAE) and many others.

Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building keeps on developing.
In 2014 the exhibition presented new product group – “Festive Lighting”, which will be extended by the united European stand “Festive lighting Area” in 2015. The exposition will be supported by the “Christmas Lighting contest”, featuring Russian designers demonstrating new concepts and trends in decoration of malls and city streets for Christmas and festive events.

Power-supply sources at Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building

New product group “Power-supply sources” will be presented as a part of “Electrical engineering” exposition in Pavilion # 1 this year. The leading market analysts forecast the growth of sales up to 3,5 billion US dollars in this segment in the short run. Developers of power supply sources have been constantly improving their technical characteristics - especially performance buildup and decrease in dimensions, as well as on development of new products, such as power supply for LED lighting and tablet computers. Transvit, Uniel, EKF, TDM Electric, Perspektiva Group, Electromontazh, Rosel and Ecola will present their new products and developments within the new implemented product group power-supply sources.

For the last three years professional association KNX International has been granting its official support to Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building and assisting in organization of KNX city. This special exposition will feature the leading companies of the area presenting complex systems of building automation and smart house solutions, based on the international standard of KNX.

Fringe program at the show

During all 4 days Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building will be accompanied by professional business and education program, including the key industry events: ‘International LED Forum’ and ‘Building Automation and Energy Efficiency Forum’, co-organized with Association of European Businesses in Russia”. The fringe program will also present ‘All-Russia Olympic KNX’ contest and ‘Russian Lighting Design’ Award Ceremony. Master-classes, open discussions and educational events will take place on a daily basis at AGORA and Interlight Design Academy conference areas.

Interlight Moscow powered by Light+Building is a part of Messe Frankfurt’s building and energy shows, headed by the biennial Light+Building event in Frankfurt, which will take place from 13 – 18 March 2016. For more information, please visit, the contact person is Kirill Lunkov -

Background information about Messe Frankfurt:

Messe Frankfurt is one of the world’s leading trade fair organisers, generating around €550* million in sales and employing more than 2200* people worldwide. The Messe Frankfurt Group has a global network of 28 subsidiaries and around 50 international Sales Partners, allowing it to serve its customers on location in more than 160 countries. Messe Frankfurt events take place at more than 30 locations around the globe. In 2014, Messe Frankfurt organised a total of 120* trade fairs, of which more than half took place outside Germany. Comprising an area of 578,000 square metres, Messe Frankfurt’s exhibition grounds are home to ten exhibition halls. The company also operates two congress centres. The company is publicly owned, with the City of Frankfurt holding 60 percent and the State of Hesse 40 percent.

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