EuroLED announces record number of delegates at June show

Date Announced: 30 Jun 2009

Aston Science Park is delighted to announce that euroLED 2009, Europe’s Leading Conference, Exhibition and Gala Dinner for the Solid State Lighting industry, was an outstanding success with a record number of delegates coming along to find out more about LEDs and their future developments.

The sixth annual euroLED show took place on 3rd & 4th June at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. This year’s event was supported by five key premier sponsors Anglia Lighting, EBV Elektronik, Future Lighting Solutions, Marl International and Osram, as well as Seoul Semiconductor sponsoring the conference, and Arrow sponsoring the euroLIGHT element of the show.

The conference which took place over the two days was more successful than ever, with a plethora of high profile speakers from all over the world participating, including Dr Peter Schreiber, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics & Precision Mechanics who presented on the replacement of laser diode modules by LED devices. Colin Beale, OSRAM Optosemiconductors, discussed Light and Colour whilst Dr Paul Miller from the National Physical Laboratory reviewed the measurement and accreditation associated with LED products.

euroLED 2009 saw a remarkable 1340 delegates attend the show over the two days which is a 20% increase from 2008. This year’s exhibition space also increased by 20%, with over 75 exhibitors participating from all over the world, demonstrating that euroLED really is a must for anyone wishing to find out more about the emerging LED technologies.

euroLED has now become a major international event with delegates travelling from all corners of the globe to be a part of the show. The 2009 show has seen representation from more countries than ever before travelling from 30 different nations including: USA, China, Taiwan, India, Brazil and Germany to name but a few!

The euroLED gala dinner took place again this year, the second year running, on the 3rd June in the EON Lounge, Ricoh Arena and this was sponsored by the local regional development agency, Advantage West Midlands. Over 200 delegates attended this exciting networking dinner, many of whom were sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and delegates from the exhibition and conference.

Eve Gaut, Events Manager for Aston Science Park, the organisers of euroLED commented ‘I am absolutely delighted with the continued growth of the euroLED show, which seems to reach new heights every year. euroLED really is a must in the calendar for anyone serious in learning more about the Solid State Lighting industry, and this was clear from the increase in international delegates that participated in this year’s show. I am really excited for euroLED 2010, where the conference will be showcasing innovation and the future of LED’s and the emerging technologies, whilst the exhibition area will remain focused on the LED products of today.’

euroLED 2010 will be taking place on 9th & 10th* June 2010 in the West Midlands. Please note - these dates are provisional and subject to change. Venue to be confirmed shortly.

Contact
Eve Gaut euroLED Events Manager Ph: 0121 250 3515

E-mail:eveg@astonsciencepark.co.uk

Web Site:www.euroLED.org.uk

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