Keyvisual Light + Building

Career @ Light + Building Events

Career @ Light + Building puts the spotlight on promoting young talent and consists of numerous different projects that give centre stage to young people from very different fields in a special way.

BUILTWORLD Innovation Forum by Light + Building

Participants of BUILTWORLD Innovation Forums

50 startups participated in the Construction Innovation Contest Prepitch in Frankfurt and had their chance to impress the expert jury and now 25 of them, 5 per category, have won their place at the BUILTWORLD Innovation Forum by Light + Building 2020 as a contest finalist.

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University Area

University Area of Light + Building

If you are an University with the focus on architecture, electrical engineering as well as home and building automation take the chance and present your projects and study program to the industry experts at Light + Building 2020. We offer a plug and play booth right next to your target group.

Connect your students with architects, planners and electrical installers as well as with the key players of the branches.

Just use the reply form and send it back until December 6th 2019 via mail to

Reply form (PDF)

Young Design

Visitors of Young Design

Find inspiration in the ideas of up-and-coming young designers showcasing their own luminaires. This stage is sponsored by Messe Frankfurt and offers newcomers the ideal platform to present themselves to the industry and trade audience.

Participation at Young Design
You are Designer and you’re still at the beginning of your career?
You developed a great product and you are now looking for a manufacturer who is going to produce your draft in a series?
Then take the chance and apply for participation at Young Design! You might get the opportunity to present your draft to the industry and introduce it to the audience of Light + Building for the first time.

Application is possible until December 15, 2019!

You will find more information here. (PDF)

Design Plus powered by Light + Building (young professionals)

Design Plus stand

The “Design Plus powered by Light + Building” competition showcases products that demonstrate innovative design, future orientation and energy-efficient technology.

In addition to the exhibitor category there is also a competition category for young talents, in which students and recent graduates can put forward their ideas and work.

All prize-winning products from exhibitors and innovative young designers will be on show during the fair in a special exhibition The award ceremony will take place on the first day of the fair at the special area.

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wa award

Participants of wa award

wa-wettbewerbe is the only monthly magazine specialising in architecture whose sole focus is architectural competitions. It has now established a competition inviting ideas from students and this takes place at regular intervals at colleges of higher education, universities and academies in German speaking countries.
The award ceremony will take place as part of Light + Building.

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