The organisers of LuxLive have unveiled the line-up of speakers for this year's show. It features experts with a huge range of specialisms and experience, and they've been tasked them to share their hard-won insights and learnings with visitors to the event. We've picked 10 who have caught our eye...
1. David Saunders
Saunders, a world authority on lighting and the conservation of artefacts and artworks, will deliver the keynote presentation at the Lighting for Museums and Galleries conference. He was previously keeper of conservation and scientific research at the British Museum.
10.20am, day one, Lighting for Museums and Galleries conference, Lightspace arena
3. Matt Love
Love is lighting manager at Tesco where he develops schemes, design standards and products for the whole estate, including 7,000 stores. He will join Peter Forham and other retailers on ‘can design and lighting boost sales?’ panel during the Lighting for Retail and Hospitality conference.
3:45pm, day one, Lighting for Retail and Hospitality conference, Lightspace arena
5. Rick Jacobs
Jacobs, who has developed workplaces for Bank of America, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley and HSBC, is managing director of CBRE Global Workplace Solutions. He’ll discuss the ‘human-centric’ lighting at the CBRE office in Amsterdam which has boosted productivity by 18 per cent.
2.10pm, day two, Property Technology Live
7. Dr. Octavio Perez
Mount Sinai Hospital
Perez is researcher at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, and a WELL Building Standard accredited professional. Here – in a presentation entitled ‘Human-centric lighting and the light spectrum’ – he will explore the benefits of appropriate circadian LED lighting on health and wellbeing.
10am, day two, Lighting for Workplace and Wellbeing
9. Ann Burroughs
Formerly a Design out Crime Officer with the Metropolitan Police, Ann is an independent consultant promoting crime prevention in the built environment. She will explore how architects, designers and local authorities can use urban design to passively reduce crime and the fear of crime in the public realm.
1.40pm, day one, Safer Cities conference, Town Square
LuxLive 2018 takes place on Wednesday 14 November and Thursday 15 November 2018 at ExCeL London. Entry is free if you pre-register at www.luxlive.co.uk