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Light Bites: What’s happening in industry events – Nov. 22, 2023

Nov. 22, 2023
LEDs Magazine rounds up online learning and event speaking opportunities addressing various future-forward lighting industry topics.
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Fluence, Grodan, and WUR are researching how to optimize flavor and size of greenhouse strawberries grown year-round.
Horticultural Lighting

Fluence teams with growth media specialist on year-round strawberries

Oct. 10, 2023
A trial horticultural study in the Netherlands aims to establish the best combination of light and salt levels to optimize flavor and other qualities.
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Learn more about how to address workplace sexual harassment and bullying in an interactive workshop from WILD and Alteristic.

Lamplighter Coalition offers Bystander Skills Building workshop

Oct. 4, 2023
Online training offers practical skills for handling workplace harassment in a constructive and safe learning environment.
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Regensburg, on the Danube River, has plenty of history starting as early as the Stone Age and spanning Roman and medieval times through to the present, including modern LED production by ams Osram. Image license: CC BY-SA 4.0 -
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Germany set to infuse ams Osram with €300 million for new production

Sept. 20, 2023
The existing Regensburg factory, up the road from Munich in Bavaria, would use the funds for new micro LED, UV-C LED, and near-infrared laser diode manufacturing.
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Preliminary results from Signify and WUR indicate that tomatoes can grow well when lights are dimmed at certain times, but that turning lights off and then on again can be detrimental.
Horticultural Lighting

Signify and Dutch university recommit to horticultural research

Sept. 19, 2023
The LED lighting company and Wageningen extend a 10-year collaboration. Their latest project examines more energy-efficient LED practices for indoor agriculture.
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DLC study analyzes benefits/cost ratio of NLC

Sept. 18, 2023
DesignLights Consortium research finds that integrating networked lighting controls with HVAC systems provides the greatest opportunity for energy savings and incentive programs...