Invited speakers

The organisers are actively putting together the various sessions that comprise the symposium. The list below are formal plenary and invited speaker acceptances to date. This page will be regularly updated in the weeks ahead.

Special Evening Lectures, LS16 Arrival / Registration Day, Sunday June 17th, 2018

  • Robert Karlicek, RPI, USA “Cognitive Lighting Systems: A Model for the Future of Illumination”
  • Ian Tutt, Maritime Signals Consultant, UK “A History of Lighthouse Lighting”

Keynote Lectures, LS16 Opening Session, Monday June 18th, 2018

  • Ling Wu, Secretary General, CSA, China “China’s SSL Development”
  • Yoichi Kawakami, Kyoto University, Japan “Nitride-based 3D-structures for polychromatic LEDs”

Keynote Lectures, LS16 Human Factors Session, Thursday June 21st, 2018

  • Mariana Figuiero, LRC, USA “Circadian Light and Circadian Stimulus: Science to Applications
  • Arnold Wilkins, University of Essex, UK “Disruptive aspects of colour science and illumination”
  • Allan Howard, WSP, “What future for public lighting in an autonomous world?”

Confirmed Invited speakers

  • Yukio Akashi, University of Fukui, Japan
  • Annette Allen, University of Manchester, UK
  • Sergio Altomonte, Université catholique de Louvain, France
  • Jan Audenaert, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Sebastian Babilon, TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • Martin Charlton, University of Southampton, UK
  • Yong-Hoon Cho, KAIST, South Korea
  • Martin Dawson, University of Strathclyde, UK
  • Xavier Denis, Nichia, Japan
  • Jiajie Fan, Hohai University, China
  • Danny Garside, University College London, UK
  • Harald Haas, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Peter Hanselaer, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Naoya Hara, Kansai University, Japan
  • Kale Harbick, Cornell University, USA
  • Hideki Hirayama, Riken, Japan
  • Allan Howard, WSP, UK
  • Sir Colin Humphries, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Matthieu Iodice, ENTPE, France
  • Gareth John, the LIA, UK
  • Takako Kimura-Minoda, Stanley Electric, Japan
  • Katsumi Kishino, Sophia University, Japan
  • Michael Kneissl, TU Berlin, Germany
  • Mitsuhiro Koden, Yamagata University, Japan
  • Hao-Chung Kuo, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
  • Douglas McKenzie, Xanthella, UK
  • Youri Meuret, KU Leuven, Belgium
  • Celine Nicole, Philips Lighting Research, The Netherlands
  • Peter Parbrook, University College Cork, Ireland
  • Simon Pearson, University of Lincoln, UK
  • Andras Poppe, BME, Hungary
  • Jose Pozo, European Photonics Industry Consortium, EU
  • Luke Price, Public Health England, UK
  • Sujan Rajbhandari, Coventry University, UK
  • Cedric Renaud, Universite Toulouse III Paul Sabatier, France
  • Nemanja Rodic, Valoya, Finland
  • Alwyn Seeds, UCL, UK
  • Mark Sheinin, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • Bo Shen, Peking University, China
  • Jack Silver, Brunel University, UK
  • Peter Skabara, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Kelly Smith, WSP, UK
  • Andrew Stockman, UCL, UK
  • Keith Strickland, Plessey Semiconductors, UK
  • Andreas Waag, TU Braunschweig, Germany
  • Rong Zhang, Xiamen University, China
  • Shanduan Zhang, Fudan University, China

(Updated on 25/05/2018)