The twentieth Guzhen International Lighting Fair (hereinafter referred to as “fair”) has been developed in Zhongshan Convention and Exhibition Center , during October 30th to November 3rd. The fair highlights and advocate the original design, promote the lighting industry from “sell products” to “sell creative” and “sell design” transformation, attracted over 70000 sea businessmen from 163 countries and regions.
The lighting fair is jointly hosted by China Lighting Electrical Association and China Lighting Capital (China town), with an exhibition area of over 1 million 500 thousand square meters, exhibiting nearly 2000 lighting enterprises.
The ancient town of Zhongshan city mayor Kuang Chi said, Guzhen lighting industry from the “Lantern walk the world” to “shop factory”, to today’s “exhibition shop linkage”, after the transformation from industrial to leading innovation driven development, 30 years to create a new height of development.
Learning from Europe’s century old lighting stores, the secret of their survival and development is original design and cultural connotation.” Liu Jianhui, the party secretary of Guzhen Town, said that the lighting industry has entered the era of “artistic creation” from “industrialized manufacturing”, and the local lighting industry should adhere to originality, adhere to culture, and form a unique industrial comparative advantage.
It is understood that the exhibitors in order to improve the awareness of independent innovation, the fair also launched the “2017 Chinese International Lighting Design Competition”, “Twentieth China Guzhen fair lantern design innovation contest”, “Guzhen fair gold medal exhibition contest” and other events, and provide special area for exhibitors and designers face to face.