PRLog - Nov. 9, 2012 - NEW YORK -- What:
The Designers Lighting Forum of New York (DLFNY) has announced an expanded show floor for 7th annual program on LED technology.
LEDucation 7 will take place on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 in New York City with an expansion in exhibit space and educational sessions at the Hotel Pennsylvania – Penn Plaza Pavilion.
Over 2,500 members of the lighting design, architectural and engineering community are expected to attend LEDucation for its seventh annual educational event and expo on LED technology. Hosted by the Designers Lighting Forum of New York, LEDucation has become one of the lighting industry’s most popular events. It has consistently grown over the years in size and importance and continues to attract record crowds with close to 2,200 attendees in 2012 and a sold out show floor of 98+ exhibitors. Due to the continued popularity of the annual event and an expanding waiting list of exhibitor requests, event officials have contracted a new exhibit space that will enable more manufacturers to participate.
NEW EXPO AND SEMINAR LOCATION
The new larger expo space at the Penn Plaza Pavilion allows for additional exhibitors to join the long list of veteran exhibitors from previous years. Exhibit hours for 2013 will begin with expo doors opening at 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. LED presentations will begin at 11:00 a.m. thru 7:00 p.m. Visit the LEDucation website (leducation.org)
LEDucation is the largest single day exhibition and educational event dedicated solely to the ever evolving LED market and technology. Attendees are able to participate in a variety of accredited educational seminars held throughout the day with industry experts addressing the latest issues, development and hot topics of the LED lighting industry. In conjunction with the seminars, a special exposition will be available for attendees to view the latest LED luminaires, controls and energy efficient designs and advancements from over 100 leading LED manufacturers.
Wednesday, March 20th, 2013, 10:00 a.m. EST
Exhibit Hours are from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Educational Sessions: 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Hotel Pennsylvania, Penn Plaza Pavilion - 401 Seventh Avenue, New York City
Located between 32nd & 33rd Streets – across from Madison Square Garden
How to Register:
Visit Leducation.org or dlfny.org for further or event details.
No charge for DLF and IES members (pre-registration required, $25 if registering on site), $20 for all others (pre-registration required). Students are encouraged to attend as a complimentary guest with preregistration and ID.
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About the DLFNY:
The Designers Lighting Forum of New York is committed to exploring and presenting the power of lighting in design. Founded in 1934, the Designers Lighting Forum is a not-for-profit organization, led by a volunteer Board of Managers and sustained by member dues and the generous support of our corporate sponsors. They enthusiastically provide designers, architects, manufacturers and their representatives, contractors, educators, and students the opportunity to meet and experience the wonder of lighting in New York City and beyond. The DLFNY also supports formal lighting education through contributions to local universities and design schools, as well as national funds.
LEDucation is supported through the volunteer efforts of DLFNY members.
Co-Chair – Burt Grant – Metro Area Sales
Co-Chair – Robert Nadel – Energy and Lighting Systems, Ltd
Wendy Kaplan – Feelux Lighting
Clifford Starr – Lighting by Gregory
Nathalie Faubert – Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design
Gary Mann – New Gen Lighting & Energy
Max Hoover – Goodmart Lighting & Electrical Product Sales
Jamie Eck - Philips
Matt Dacey – The Dulanski Group