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Lutron EA Ltd.

4th Floor
52 Leadenhall Street
Carine Lebrun
Tel +44 (0)20 7702 0657
Eric Giaretto
Tel +44 (0)20 7702 4925 Overview
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Lutron EA Ltd


Lutron is the leader in the lighting control industry and offers a wide selection of energy saving dimmers, smart control solutions and shading solutions for residential and commercial projects. Lutron offers automated roller blinds, curtain tracks, venetian blinds, roman blinds, skylight solutions with a large range of hardware configuration and communication such as wired, wireless, battery power for new build and retrofit. Our designer and performance fabrics will meet your design and standards requirements for standalone or fully integrated applications. Explore Lutron's smart residential and commercial solutions for integrated control of both daylight and electrical light to save energy and create beautiful, sustainable and future proof buildings.

CPD Material (8)

Total Light Management for Occupant Comfort and the WELL Building Standard Management
The WELL Building Standard focusses on improving the sustainability of buildings by designing for the wellbeing of its occupants. This presentation aims to give some background into the WELL standard and show how incorporating Total Light Management, ie the control of both artificial and natural light into the design process can help achieve many of the preconditions and optimisations within the WELL Standard. By the end of this seminar, you will have a greater understanding of:
- The focus on buildings’ occupant comfort and wellbeing
- The WELL Building standard and its growing importance
- The WELL Standard’s Lighting Concept Area
- The four concept areas that can be managed by total light management including;
Visual Lighting Design, Circadian Lighting Design, Solar Glare Control and Automated Shading and Dimming Control
- The concepts of solar shading and automated solar shading control
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Factory Visit
European Experience and Training Centre Tour
This tour of the Lutron European Experience and Training Cente at Finsbury Square, London, lasts one and a half hours. During the tour you will learn about the basics of lighting from different types of light bulbs to different ways to dim. With the prominence of LEDs in the market you will learn what makes up a LED and what to look for to ensure you achieve the desired result. You will also learn about total light management controlling both artificial and natural light. You will be shown best practices for creating scenes and trends in lighting design and the benefits of automated window treatments, the effects of different types of fabrics, and various installation applications. Undertaking the tour will help you to understand the following topics:
- The basics of lighting types and how to best dim different sources
- How to properly dim LEDs and best practices
- What a lighting control system is and what it can do to enhance projects
- How the seamless integration of automated window treatments enhances a space
- How to pick the best fabric for various applications
- How to convey the benefits of the precision control of daylight and electric light
The tour is by invitation only and the maximum number of attendees is 25. Book directly with Matthew Jacks at, t: 07580 925820
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Factory Visit
Achieving Success with LED Lighting
Many lighting fixtures are being retro-fitted with LED lamps but problems can arise with flicker, nuisance tripping and interference issues. This seminar explains how to solve these problems at the specification and design-stage and how to plan for a successful installation. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The history of the LED and advantages of this light-source
- LED control challenges, what causes flicker, low-end instability, dead-travel and other problems
- LED lighting as a system and how to solve LED switching and in-rush problems
- How to design for compatibility for dimming systems
- Where to find free LED laboratory test data
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Designing Daylight Systems
This seminar looks at the design of daylight shading and the specification of contol systems. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The concept and benefits of daylight design at the specification stage
- How the various types of dynamic fenestration systems take advantage of daylight potential
- How fabric properties affect daylighting performance and occupant comfort
- How daylight design is enhanced through performance shading solutions and by the various manual, motorised and automated control systems available
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Total light management for commercial buildings
This presentation will cover lighting control in the office space. We will review the fundamentals of lighting control in this space, the economic and social motivators for lighting control in offices, and we will apply lighting control to the key spaces within in an office and outline the benefits.

Light is very powerful and includes controlling the impact of the sun on a space as much as control of the electric light. A good balance of sunlight (and resulting glare) and electric light creates a more idealised environment for both comfort and energy efficiency.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Fabric and Tapestries - How to Choose the Best Solar Protection for Windows: Fabric Blinds
Choosing the right fabric is essential to ensuring cost-effective, environmentally-friendly and aesthetically pleasing solution. By selecting the right fabric you can increase daylight harvesting and in turn, reduce electric light consumption. Occupants’ comfort and productivity can be greatly improved with greater glare control. Additionally, codes and standards such as BREEAM and LEED can be exceeded by maximising energy efficiency, daylight and views, and environmentally-friendly materials.
Once you have attended our CPD you will be able to:
- Understand the advantages and disadvantages between fabric materials and compositions
- Identify various weave patterns and structures
- Recognise commonly referenced solar performance terminology
- Understand what factors and variables can affect the performance of a solar screen fabric
- Determine how to choose the best fabric considering a project’s priorities or site analysis
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Innovative Light Management Solutions
The purpose of this seminar is:
- To introduce energy saving/sustainability through differing light control strategies
- Increase productivity and comfort in the workplace
- To help you make informed choices and decisions when designing or considering a light control project within a large or small commercial space
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Transforming Light and Space
This seminar explains the use of lighting control as a design enhancement.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


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