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Lighting

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Vimar SpA - Designing the Ideal Hotel Guest Room: An Holistic Approach to the Electrical Installation
Designing the Ideal Hotel Guest Room: An Holistic Approach to the Electrical Installation
Seminar, by Vimar SpA
Gain a deeper understanding of the electrical, media and automation solutions available for use in hotels and similar environments. This seminar aims to help designers understand both the various installation standards (e.g., BS 7671) and building automation technologies (open and closed protocols) in different geographical areas, while considering hotel operator and developer requirements.

VIMAR is a market leader in the production of design-coordinated lighting controls, wiring accessories and automation systems. VIMAR adopts a holistic approach, combining design with functionality. Its accessories are often specified for high-end residences, 4-5-star hotels and luxury yachts. This CPD seminar is the product of years spent working alongside designers, hoteliers and M&E consultants.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 40-45 minutes.
Applelec - Edge Lighting: The Perfect Backlighting Solution
Edge Lighting: The Perfect Backlighting Solution
Seminar, by Applelec
An in-depth and hands-on look at backlighting with LED light panels. This seminar focuses on how panels can be adapted to suit specific projects. In addition, it examines how edge-lit panels can provide a creative solution to complex or difficult backlit designs.

A UK-based lighting manufacturer and supplier, Applelec specialises in LED lighting technology. The company works with architects and lighting designers to support the integration of its award-winning, edge lit, LED light panels in their designs. A bespoke light panel, Applelec's unique light sheet has been chosen to light luxury brands and be integrated into prestigious light art schemes.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour.