Luger Research and Messe Muenchen Announce Strategic Partnership

Luger Research, publisher of LED professional and organizer of the LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS), entered into a long-term partnership with Messe Muenchen, organizer of electronica, productronica and other international trade shows in the field of New Technologies. The strategic partnership is a long-term event and knowledge cooperation in the fields of Solid-State-Lighting, electronics and smart controls.

The cooperation between Messe Muenchen and Luger Research started in 2014, when Luger Research organized the first lighting forum at electronica 2014. The aim of this cooperation is to exchange and obtain knowledge in the fields of Solid-State-Lighting, electronics and smart controls. It also adds value to the electronica, productronica and LpS events and the LED professional publications. Luger Research will organize an extended lighting forum at the electronica 2016, which will take place from November 8th to 11th. It will consist of a full day of lectures and discussions with international experts in the field of Solid-State Lighting.

Siegfried Luger, Managing Director of Luger Research said, “We are looking forward to a successful, strategic cooperation with the renowned Messe Muenchen. The development of the markets, applications and technologies in the area of Solid-State-Lighting uncover new chances and require new co-operations in order to provide our target groups the highest possible service.”

In reply, Falk Senger, Managing Director of Messe Muenchen said, “Luger Research is a powerful strategic partner that will support the Messe Muenchen electronic network in the area of Solid-State-Lighting with their expertise. This collaboration not only adds value to our trade fairs but it is also a great advantage for our exhibitors and visitors.”


About Luger Research
Luger Research, headquatered in Dornbirn/Austria, is a media, event and research organization, supporting the global lighting industry  with information on trends and technologies for future lighting solutions. The company was founded in 2001, with a focus on research and consulting. In 2006 the LED professional publications were added and finally, in 2011, the LED professional Symposium +Expo was introduced. Today Luger Research e.U. cooperates with multiple scientific, event and media partners, and lighting organizations around the globe.

LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS) 
The international LED professional Symposium +Expo (LpS), organized by Luger Research e.U. and owned by Luger GmbH, is an annual event and meeting point for the international lighting and research industrries, which takes place in the Festspielhaus in Bregenz, Austria. With 60 lectures, 7 workshops, and an expected 1,500 visitors from more than 40 different countries and about 100 exhibitors, the LpS is one of the world’s leading lighting technology conferences. This year, from September 22nd to 24th the fifth LpS will cover trends and technologies for future lighting solutions under the motto: building blocks for smart lighting designs. For further information please see

LED professional Publications
The LED professional Publications are comprised of the LED professional Review (LpR), the LED professional Newsletter (LpN) and LED professional Online (LpO) as well as manifold social media channels, serving the international lighting and research industries with up-to-date information on solid-state-lighting technologies, products and applications. With a database of over 23,500 subscribers, social media platforms with more than 15,000 followers and over 210,000 page-views per month, it is the world’s leading publication in the field of Solid-State-Lighting technology information. Further information is available on

Research & Consulting
Since 2001, Luger Research has been providing research, innovation and technology consulting services on various lighting technology topics. The services range from engineering, IP and technology reviews, including trend, risk and patent analyses.


About Messe München
Messe München is one of the world’s leading trade-show companies. It organizes some 40 trade shows for capital and consumer goods and key high-tech industries in Munich alone. 14 of those events are number 1 in the world in their respective industries. Each year more than 30,000 exhibitors and some two million visitors take part in events held at the Messe München trade-fair center, the ICM – Internationales Congress Center München and the MOC Veranstaltungscenter München. In addition, Messe München International organizes trade shows in China, India, Turkey and South Africa. Messe München has a global business presence with affiliates in Europe, Asia and Africa and more than 60 foreign representatives serving more than 100 countries.


electronica is the world’s leading trade fair for electronic components, systems and applications. electronica is the most important international meeting-point for the electronics industry and features, in addition to the exhibition areas, a supporting program containing first-class conferences – electronica automotive conference, embedded platforms conference, IT2Industry and Wireless Congress – and discussions. electronica 2014 was attended by 73,189 visitors and 2.737 exhibitors. It has been held every two years in Munich since 1964. The next electronica takes place from November 08 – 11, 2016. For further information please see


productronica is the world’s leading trade fair for electronics development and production and is supported by the Productronics Association in the German Engineering Federation (VDMA) as a conceptual partner. It has taken place in Munich every two years since 1975 and is a core element of the electronics trade fair network of Munich International Trade Fair. 2013 1,220 exhibitors from 39 countries and more than 38,000 visitors took part at productronica. The next productronica takes place from November 10 – 13, 2015. Further information is available on