MELA members attend Street & Road lighting workshop at Saudi Energy Efficiency Centre (SEEC) – Riyadh

The workshop introduced the scope and requirements of Lighting Regulation Part 3 for Street and Road lighting applications, covering the technical requirements of luminaires. Part 1 covered the products mostly used for residential lighting. To fill the gap of the remaining lighting products, Lighting Regulation Part 2 was developed in 2017 and will probably enter into force in…

Philips Lighting is now SIGNIFY

16th May 2018 – Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has launched its new company name, following the amendment of the company’s articles of association changing its name from Philips Lighting N.V. to Signify N.V. Eric Rondolat, CEO, Signify said ‘The choice of our new company name originates from the way…

Note about Data Protection

From May 25th of this year, new rules regarding Data Protection in the European Union will enter into force.  These regulations are commonly known as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).  One aspect of GDPR is that businesses and organisations will need explicit consent to send communications to individuals. As such, our existing database of email addresses (a large…

MELA on Lighting Standards and Regulations in the Middle East Region – Lighting Summit Dubai 2018

At the 7th edition of the Middle East Lighting Design Summit 2018 held on the 2nd & 3rd May 2018 in Dubai, discussions focussed on the latest advancements in lighting technology that have been responsible for the rapid transformation of the lighting industry. In the various panel discussions and presentations throughout the two day event, participants consisting of lighting experts, designers, architects, and urban planners from across the GCC…

Global Lighting Association launches STRATEGIC ROADMAP OF THE GLOBAL LIGHTING INDUSTRY

An important role of the Global Lighting Association is to share knowledge on global trends, and for this reason the GLA has prepared The Strategic Roadmap of the Global Lighting Industry. The Association also initiates policies and actions in areas of common interest and provides governments with relevent product and market information. MELA is an…

Don’t miss our presentation on the Future of Lighting & HCL Roundtable discussion @ Lighting Summit 2-3 May 2018 Dubai

Title: Strategy of the Global Lighting Association on the Future of Lighting –        Several disruptive innovations took place in the lighting industry with huge impact on the total value chain of lighting –        The future of lighting is beyond energy efficiency and will be on people well-being –        Human Centric Lighting will add significant value to the society, next…