About Lighting Tech Abu Dhabi Summit

Given the Abu Dhabi Government’s focus on Sustainable Development as a key pillar of the Abu Dhabi Vision 2030, the emirate has created ambitious goals and standards requiring higher degrees of energy efficiency and sustainability from outdoor and indoor lighting.

The new projects expected to be completed in the Abu Dhabi Emirate by 2020 have a combined value of over USD $37 billion. Meanwhile, planned changes in the type of street lights in Abu Dhabi city is projected to cut costs by 40 per cent over the next 20 years. Accordingly, there is a clear need to integrate sustainable lighting into Abu Dhabi’s new and retrofit projects, providing sustainable and cost-effective delivery and maintenance of city assets.

After the great success of the first edition, the 2nd Lighting Tech Abu Dhabi, will bring together the key government entities developing projects in the Emirate, such as Abu Dhabi Municipality and Musanada, with the leading engineering consultants and lighting to discuss the strategies and innovative ways of adopting sustainable lighting in the emirate.

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Excellent opportunities for the sustainable energy efficiency industry:

Did you know?
  • Middle East market for LED fixtures and systems is expected to remain buoyant as government investments stabilise and private investments continue
  • Market moving towards LEDs is the reduction in energy subsidies by governments and changing attitude to the suitability of LED lighting in the UAE
  • 15 government related projects are upcoming as well as 30 real estate/hospitality projects
  • Abu Dhabi’s Vision 2030 drive for sustainable development is putting a focus on LEDs to show their efficiency and ability for clients to see ROI
  • Public Private Partnerships (PPP)s and retrofitting of existing infrastructure in Abu Dhabi is providing growth for LED and lighting sector for indoor & outdoor
  • RoHS regulation was approved in January 2017 for the UAE lighting industry


Top Reasons To Attend

  • Understand the current and upcoming project opportunities in the Emirate
  • Review the government’s plans in promoting the uptake of sustainable lighting
  • Learn how you can balance the quality, cost and energy efficiency of lighting projects
  • Network with the top project owners, designers and planners across the Emirate
  • Explore how public private sector partnerships (PPPs) can help propel large scale lighting projects
  • Find out what innovative financing options are available for sustainable lighting projects in the Emirate
  • Deliver your presentation on tried and tested innovation


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