Mumbai 24th April 2018: Did you ever imagine that you can control, turn on/off the lamps through a hand gesture or monitor it through your cell phone, or devices from anywhere in the world? Or jazzing up your house party with customised led downlights? Or carrying a smart funky solar powered LED torch to villages, trekking expeditions? The advent of LED revolution has opened a range of new opportunities in the homegrown market as well for the benefit of rural India.Also, the replacement of old-fashioned light bulbs with LEDs is playing a big role in fighting global warming. More about this sector and the quirky, cool yet affordable innovation in the LED Revolution is all set to be unveiled at an upcoming 18th edition of the renowned international platform and India’s largest exhibition on LED Lighting Products and Technology, LED Expo 2018 from 10th – 12th May at Bombay Exhibition Centre. The host of Indian start-up companies, Government Subsidy initiatives, Electrification of rural areas, LEDification of street lighting & more alike forms the focus the current edition of LED Expo 2018, India’s only exhibition that covers the entire value chain of the LED industry.
Such smart and futuristic LED innovations will captivate the audiences visiting the 3-day expo. Organized by Messe Frankfurt Trade Fairs India Pvt Ltd the show is regarded as the trendsetter event for the business in the LED technology. LED technology has been slowly accepted in India as it is the perfect solution for illuminating the public, commercial and private spaces. Lighting accounts for 20 to 30 percent of global electricity consumption and about 6 percent of greenhouse gas emissions.
Around 200 Exhibitors from nations like India, China, Taiwan, HK, Korea, UAE, U.S. and Denmark will participate in the mega show. The day 2 of the LED Expo will host the LED Summit by eminent speakers which will throw light on Smart Solutions for Future Lighting. The top 10 exhibitors include key players like OEM Group (BAG), German Brand, Swingtel, Light Tapes LLP (USA product), SM Solar, Range Lighting, Changi Lighting and Sigma lighting will be participating in the expo. The companies are all set to showcase energy efficient products focusing on advantages in rural areas of the country to initiate sustainable electrification in rural areas in the country. Also a host of Indian start-up companies like KPH Technologies, Smartlight Pvt Ltd., Bag Electronics, Boffin Impex, GR LIGHTS, HS Corporation, Silvolite, Range Lite, Arham Electronics and SM SOLAR products shall bring their new range and innovative solutions on the floor. One major interesting launch is the automatic soldering robot that will boost, manufacturing processes with world-class technology by KPH Technologies. Also, Silvolite shall unveil, LED torches and LED lamps that are water and shock resistant. And these lamps would be used in rural areas and areas that are affected by long hours of power cuts in the city as well.The futuristic products that will galore at the expo are the LED products like COB Downlight, LED Lights using Solar and Battery to minimize electricity usage, Tuneable white lights, and many more which can also be connected to your Wi-Fi and can be controlled by Android/IoS, devices.
Speaking about the growth and new technologies at this show, Mr. Raj Manek, Executive Director and Board Member, Messe Frankfurt Asia Holding Ltd shared,“The 18th edition of LED Expo Mumbai is set to bring better and more advanced innovations like devices using IoT, solar lighting and smart lighting to the Indian market. Continuing its position as the country’s foremost platform taking charge of the LED transition we are confident of doing our bit in creating awareness, leading to an energy efficient country.”
Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. With some 2,400 employees at 30 locations, the company generates annual sales of over €640 million. Thanks to its far-reaching ties with the relevant sectors and to its international sales network, the Group looks after the business interests of its customers effectively. A comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services.