Lightfair® International (LFI) started yesterday, kicking off with its 20thLFI Innovation Awards (LIA) ceremony just before the show floor opened.
The 2009 LIA winners are:
Calculite Solid-State Downlights by Lightolier/Philips: Most Innovative Product of the Year
kiteTM by PEERLESS® from Acuity Brands Lighting: Design Excellence Award
LUXEON Rebel ES from Philips Lumileds Lighting Company: Technical Innovation Award
SST-90-W by Luminus Devices: Technical Innovation Award
LM-80-08 Approved Method for Measuring Lumen Maintenance of LED Light Sources from the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES): Judges’Citation Award
Twelve exhibitors that have been with the show since its inception were also recognized:
Alanod GMBH & Co., KG.
A.L.P. Lighting Components, Inc.
Aluminum Coil Anodizing Corp.
GE Consumer & Industrial
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.
Philips Lighting Company
Ushio America, Inc.