Conference topics will include:
1. Panel presentations and debates
Presentations and debates on LED lighting and smart controls for Australasian local government, electricity distribution companies, suppliers and contractors exploring the challenges, and ways to overcome them.
2. Benchmarking world best practice
Case studies of completed LED and smart controls installations from global leaders and Australians who are innovators applying best practice technologies and techniques.
3. Design and technology application
Insights from lighting professionals on the opportunities and challenges of using LED optical control and the use of variable and adaptive lighting techniques. Presentations will focus on significant user outcomes.
4. Smart city controls and communications
Unlock money saving and revenue generation potential of smart city luminaires, sensors, cameras, controls and communications. Understand how the smart enabled lighting column is important real estate for delivering on the promise of citywide Internet of Things (IoT).
5. Challenges and opportunities for electricity distribution utilities
Turning threats into opportunities. Exploration of how electricity distribution utilities are confronting disruptive change in public lighting and adapting to innovative business models and new revenue streams.
6. Changing standards and regulation
Keep pace with luminaire, controls and lighting application standards and specifications in the face of the onrush of new and connected technologies.
7. Innovative procurement and project management
Conducting best practice public sector procurement and management in the new world of ICT based technologies and outcome based service contracts. Exploration of the applicability and relevance of international street lighting business models and performance contracts in an Australasian context.
8. Financial analysis and risk management
Demystifying financial modelling and Net Present Value investment analysis for street lighting selection and procurement. Identifying the technical and operational risks of new technology deployments and how to minimise and indemnify the risks for road controlling organisations with warranties, guarantees and insurances.
9. Safer cities for drivers and pedestrians
Hear world leading expertise in road safety benefit/cost economics on the reasons why we light our roads and streets and to consider how doing this more effectively could minimise vehicular road deaths and trauma, as well as conserve public funds.
10. Human, Environmental and Ecological impacts
Authoritative commentary on balancing the positive effects of street lighting on public safety and amenity with the potential for negative effects on dark skies and human and animal ecosystems.
11. Australasian Street Lighting Programmes
Australasian achievements to increase street lighting efficiency and amenity as a result of organised initiatives in various states and territories including IPWEA’s leadership of the Commonwealth Government supported Street Lighting and Smart Controls Programme.
Strategic Lighting Partners Ltd
Road lighting Conference 2015 - Auckland NZ 'Special event' winners at the 2014 Public Relations Institute of NZ Awards
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