LUX EUROPA 2017 - Call for papers

Further extension!
Abstract submission deadline extended to March 17!

LUX EUROPA society, association of national Lighting Societies from 20 European countries, organizes its next LUX EUROPA conference in September 2017. As this event is organized only every four years this will be the unique opportunity to present your research and expertise at the largest European lighting conference. More than 250 participants from Europe and Worldwide are expected in Ljubljana and we will do our best to provide excellent conference program with distinguished lectures and presentations.  

The motto of the 13th LUX EUROPA conference is:
Lighting for modern society

So we invite you to contribute to one of the following topics:

·         Lighting for humans and their needs

·         Lighting technology

·         Standards and regulations

·         Measurements and photometry

·         Energy efficiency

·         Daylighting

·         Light pollution

·         Interior lighting

·         Exterior lighting

·         City beautification

·         Lighting for agriculture



Conference Language

Conference papers can be written in one of the three official languages (English, German, and French). For papers in German and French an extended abstract in English should be provided. Presentations will be preferably in English. In case of enough papers in German and French also sessions in these languages will be organized. Simultaneous translation will not be provided!


Abstracts and abstract submission

Abstracts should be submitted in English language. The abstract should not be longer than 500 words. Abstracts can be submitted only online at:‐authors/abstractsubmission

At abstract submission you have to fill in the title, keywords, topic (first choice and second choice), preferred presentation type, preferred presentation language and text (with pictures, tables …). Author(s) and affiliation of author(s) should NOT be included in abstract but you should fill in data about all authors in appropriate field only (to enable blind review)!


Selection of speakers

Papers will be selected based solely on submitted abstracts. The Advisory (Paper) Committee of LUX Europa will be responsible for choosing the speakers. The committee, comprised of representatives from each of the 21 member societies, will judge the submitted abstracts based on quality and originality.



Presentation types and publication

Authors can choose between:

·         Presentation (15 min)

·         Poster with short presentation (5 min)

·         Poster

Posters will be presented for the total duration of the conference.



Conference fee





Early registration  (till August 1, 2017)

Late registration  (after August 1, 2017)

Normal conference fee

390,00 EUR

450,00 EUR

Student conference fee

195,00 EUR

225,00 EUR



Important dates

·         Abstract submission: February 15, 2017 extended to March 13, 2017 March 17, 2017

·         Notification of acceptance: April 15, 2017

·         Full manuscript: June 15, 2017

·         Start of the conference:  September 17, 2017


Conference chairmen and organizing committee :

Grega Bizjak, University of Ljubljana

Matej B. Kobav, University of Ljubljana


Additional information available

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