About LFI

The new language of light and technology is here: LIGHTFAIR International 2017.  Where light, technology and design converge to reveal new solutions, new knowledge and new discoveries.  All in the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference.


  • The global stage for innovation on the LFI trade show floor
  • 6 pavilions showcase product-specific manufacturers
  • Conference offers 200+ hours of world-class accredited education
  • Accredited courses range from 30 minutes to 2-day immersion sessions at every level, from Foundational to Advanced as well as General
  • Courses on retrofitting buildings, managing LED costs, sources updates and more
  • The LFI Innovation Awards ® honors the industry’s newest product designs
About LFI1

LFI Partners

About LFI2

LIGHTFAIR International is co-owned by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD, www.iald.org ) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES, www.ies.org ). The event is co-owned, produced and managed by AMC, Inc. ( www.americasmart.com ).

Who Attends?

For the 2016 event, LIGHTFAIR had 27,628 registered attendees including design, lighting, architectural, engineering, energy, facility and industry professionals from around the world:

  • Architects
  • Landscape Architects / designers
  • Contractors
  • Distributors / Wholesalers
  • Educators
  • Lighting Designers
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Engineers
  • Manufacturers and OEMs
  • Municipalities
  • Energy Consultants / Specialists
  • Public Utility Specialists
  • Energy Managers
  • Retail Designers
  • Engineers
  • ESCOs
  • Specifiers
  • Students
  • Facility Managers
  • Urban Planners
  • Interior Designers
  • Government Officials
  • Visual Merchandisers
  • Utilities
  • ... and more!

Who Exhibits?

More than 550 of the world’s leading manufacturers will showcase their latest technologies and innovations in over 200,000 square feet of exhibit space, including products and solutions such as:

  • Ballasts
  • Building Integration
  • Contemporary Lighting
  • Decorative Lighting
  • Control Devices
  • Specialty Luminaires
  • Daylighting products & services
  • Luminaire types
  • Lampholders and Switches
  • Meters
  • High-End Fixtures
  • Mounting Devices
  • Light Sources
  • Exterior Luminaires
  • Lighting Control components
  • Solar products & solutions
  • ... and more!