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EDA Regional Business Forum at London’s ExCeL (alongside LuxLive)

North Gallery Rooms 4 and 5, ExCeL - London's Exhibition Centre, 14th November 2018 1:00 PM - 14th November 2018 6:00 PM


Register now for the fourth EDA Forum of 2018, held at London’s ExCeL

Join us for our fourth and final Forum of 2018, hosted once again alongside LuxLive at London’s ExCeL.

Our Forums are a benefit for EDA members and affiliiates, but don’t forget there’s no additional cost to attend as it’s all included in your EDA benefits package.

Use the online form below to register for the Forum. Don’t forget to pre-register for your free LuxLive pass too.

Continue networking after the Forum at our EDA Drinks Reception

This Forum opens at 1pm for registration and refreshments, and we ask everyone to be seated by 1.20pm. You’ll enjoy a packed programme of speakers (see below) up until 5pm.

After the Forum, you’ll have the opportunity to continue networking at the EDA Drinks Reception on the LIA stand from 5pm – 6pm. We hope you’ll join us.

Your Forum venue

Our Forum is in the conference facilities as part of LuxLive 2018. You can access LuxLive via Hall Entrances N1, N2 and N3, then make your way to:

North Gallery Rooms 4 & 5
ExCeL London
Royal Victoria Dock
One Western Gateway
E16 1XL

Now in its 8th year, LuxLive 2018 features the most comprehensive and ambitious educational programme ever undertaken in the lighting industry. As well as attending our Forum, there’s also the opportunity to visit the LuxLive exhibition and learn about the latest research, trends and techniques alongside the sector-specific lighting products.

Your Forum Programme

1.00pm –1.20pm: Registration & coffee

1.20pm– 1.30pm: Welcome & introductions from EDA Board Member, Glyn Prestwood

1.30pm – 2.00pm:  Market surveillance in the lighting industry – lessons learnt!
Presenter: Steve Davies, CEO, Lighting Industry Association (LIA

2.00 – 2.30pm:  The impact of the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations on the selection of suitable cable supports
Presenter: Ian Arbuckle MIET, Senior Electrical Design Engineer & Consultant, Termination Technology

2.30pm – 3.15pm: EDA update, including the latest on training and apprenticeships

3.15pm – 3.45pm: Refreshment break

3.45pm – 4.15pm:  How wholesalers can add client value, differentiation and growth with commercial and residential smart lighting controls
Presenter: Paul Town, Channel Sales Manager – Europe & Africa, Lutron EA Ltd

4.15pm – 4.45pm:  Wake Up! Why human-centric lighting gives you an opportunity to upsell to your customers
Presenter: Pat Kelly PhD, Director of Research, Development and Innovation, LED Group ROBUS

4.45pm – 5.00pm:  Summing up, final questions and feedback forms

5.00pm – 6.00pm: Continue networking at the EDA Drinks Reception kindly hosted by the LIA on their exhibition stand.

Two step Forum registration

Step 1: Complete the short online form below (remember, there’s no cost to EDA members and affiliates)

Step 2: Below the Form you’ll find a link to pre-register for LuxLive, which will save you time on the day.

Fill in the online form below to register your place at the EDA Regional Business Forum at LuxLive 2018

Join us from 1pm for the Forum, and continue networking at our post-Forum EDA Drinks Reception, 5pm - 6pm. With thanks to the LIA for hosting our Reception.

Don’t forget to Pre-Register for LuxLive

LuxLive Logo 2018

Click on the logo to go straight to the LuxLive site to register.