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Themes & Events

The comprehensive complementary programme of events at Light + Building makes your visit to the fair even more successful. Top themes and events reflect the latest trends and future-oriented developments in the sector.

Top Themes Light + Building 2024

Light + Building covers the spectrum from intelligent lighting technology to future-oriented home and building technology.

Graphic to the Top Theme Sustainability


From photovoltaic systems to EV charging: one of the fields covered in the ‘Sustainability’ theme is the efficient management of energy and consumption in buildings.

Graphic to Top Theme Connectivity


In future-proof buildings, systems work interoperably and can be expanded and adapted as required. The ‘Connectivity’ theme focuses on digitalisation, networking, safety and security.

Graphic to Top Theme Work + Living

Work + Living

The design and organization of spaces has an impact on the quality of life. The use of modern lighting technology plays a significant role in this. The ‘Work + Living’ theme focuses on the various areas of application.

„We are looking forward to Light + Building, which is returning to its former strength this year and have invited all employees from the Bonn, Berlin, Barcelona and Bangalore offices for two full days.“

Prof. Andreas Schulz

„At Light + Building, we can find out about general design trends in the industry, immerse ourselves in product details and get in touch with experts from the entire portfolio.“

Sophia Klees

Roadmap megatrends

Megatrends: their impact is long-term, they help to navigate and offer orientation. Light + Building is part of Messe Frankfurt's Building Technologies sector. For this field, the Zukunftsinstitut in Frankfurt has analysed which of the twelve megatrends specifically influence the building technologies sector. The result is a customised guide towards the built world of the future. 

Further information on the individual megatrend map

Raphael Shklarek, Methods & Analytics Lead, Zukunftsinstitut GmbH

Building Technology Experts


From experts for experts: They question one another, argue with one another, present to one another, talk shop and inspire. Specialists from very different areas of the lightingand building technology sector show their profile - on constantly new topics in the Building Technology Podcast.