For Authors

Abstracts and abstract submission

Abstracts should be submitted in English language and they should not be longer than 500 words.

Abstracts can be submitted only online at:

Conference Topics:

  • Lighting for humans and their needs
  • Lighting technology
  • Standards and regulations
  • Measurements and photometry
  • Energy efficiency
  • Daylighting
  • Light pollution
  • Interior lighting
  • Exterior lighting
  • City beautification
  • Lighting for agriculture

Conference Language

Conference papers can be written in one of the three official languages (English, German, and French). For papers in German and French an extended abstract in English should be provided. Presentations will be preferably in English. In case of enough papers in German and French also sessions in these languages will be organized. Simultaneous translation will not be provided!

Selection of speakers

Papers will be selected based solely on submitted abstracts. The Advisory (Paper) Committee of LUX Europa will be responsible for choosing the speakers. The committee, comprised of representatives from each of the 21 member societies, will judge the submitted abstracts based on quality and originality.

Presentation types and publication

Authors can choose between:

  • Presentation (15 min)
  • Poster with short presentation (5 min)
  • Poster

Posters will be presented for the total duration of the conference.

Important dates

Abstract submission: March 17, 2017
Notification of acceptance: April 15, 2017
Full manuscript: June 15, 2017
Start of the conference:  September 17, 2017