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Upcoming events


March 3-8, 2024
Frankfurt, Germany

Visit the DALI Alliance and several of its member companies at the DALI Pavilion D80 in Hall 8.0.


March 19-20, 2024
New York, USA

The DALI Alliance is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of LEDucation 2024.

In the Conference program:

Catching Up with Bluetooth Technology and DALI: Advances in Interoperability, Technology and Applications

  • Carol Jones, DALI Alliance | Henry Wong, Bluetooth Special Interest Group | Stephen Zhou, McWong International
  • Wednesday March 20, 2024 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Circularity and Digital Transformation: Zhaga-D4i Platforms

  • Mark Duffy, MD35 Consulting
  • Wednesday March 20, 2024 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Recent events

Light + Intelligent Building Middle East

January 16-18, 2024

Paul Drosihn, DALI Alliance General Manager, spoke twice during the show:

Smart Building Summit

  • The role of lighting to enable Internet of Things (IoT) in Smart Buildings
  • Wednesday 17 January @ 16:30-16:50


  • Sustainable, Smart and Standardized: How DALI Enables Efficient, Future-Proof Lighting Control Systems
  • Thursday 18 January @ 13:30-14:00

IALD UK: Power is Nothing Without Controls

December 5, 2023
London, UK

This IALD seminar is sponsored by the DALI Alliance.

>> Registration link (for IALD members)

LiGHT 23

November 21-22, 2023
London, UK

The DALI Alliance will exhibit at booth U2.

Held over two days at the Business Design Centre, the first-ever LiGHT exhibition in 2022 closed its doors to a buzz of positivity, from both visitors and exhibitors alike. The design community came out in force to support the new show, with almost 3,500 visitors passing through the doors to see more than 100 high-end international lighting brands present their latest product ranges for the architectural and decorative specification market.


November 14, 2023
New York

Organized by the IESNYC and DLFNY, NYControlled is the controls trade show for professionals looking to see the latest lighting controls technology and products.

2023 China Lighting Science and Technology Conference

November 10-12, 2023
Suzhou, PR China

Smart City Expo World Congress

November 7-9, 2023

IES Street and Area Lighting Conference (SALC)

October 29 - November 1, 2023
Indianapolis, IN, USA

The DALI Alliance is very pleased to be a Lighting Performance Sponsor of SALC 2023.

We will exhibit at booth 306.

Smart Buildings Show

October 18-19, 2023
London, UK

The DALI Alliance is pleased to be a Platinum sponsor of the Smart Buildings Show 2023.

We will exhibit at booth E42.


DALI and its Role in Connected Networks (more info)

  • Wednesday 18th October at 14:30-15:15
  • Controls & Networks Theatre

Presented by Stewart Langdown, zencontrol

Using DALI to comply with building regulations (more info)

  • Thursday 19th October at 11:30-12:15
  • Energy Management Theatre

Presented by Miguel Aguado, Lutron

Building the Future – a vision of lighting and environmental optimisation (more info)

  • Wednesday 18th October at 16:00-16:45
  • Controls & Networks Theatre

Presented by Alan Jackson, Helvar

ICEL Emergency Lighting Conference

September 14, 2023
London, UK

The DALI Alliance is pleased to be a Silver Sponsor of the Emergency Lighting Conference 2023. 

Stewart Langdown will speak at 2.45 pm on "Cloud-based Emergency Systems".


Shanghai Intelligent Building Technology (SIBT)

August 29-31, 2023
Shanghai, China

The DALI Alliance and its partner First Design will exhibit at Hall W3, A08.

Ten of our members will be present on the booth - details here (WeChat)

We will also present a DALI Workshop on August 30 - see details here.


Smart Lighting India Expo

Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India
August 10-12, 2023


Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition (GILE)

Visit us: Hall 9.2, Booth C20


June 9-12, 2023
Guangzhou, China


Lightfair 2023

May 23-25, 2023
New York, NY, USA

The DALI Alliance will exhibit at Lightfair 2023 and is sponsoring the event. 

Visit us at booth 2162

>> Seminar and conference details

ZVEI Connected Lighting Day 

May 15, 2023
Frankfurt, Germany


Intelligent lighting systems and product eco-design

April 27, 2023

Huayi Plaza, Zhongshan City, Guangdong Province

A one-day seminar organized by the DALI Alliance and its partner First Design, in collaboration with the Zhaga Consortium and the Zhongshan Semiconductor Lighting Association. 


Fourth DALI China Summit

March 23, 2023
Shenzhen, PR China

第四届DALI 联盟中国区高峰论坛暨 DALI-2 智控照明&应用设计论坛

会议时间conference date:2023 年 3 月23日

>> More details



March 7-8, 2023
New York, USA

The DALI Alliance is proud to be a Platinum sponsor of LEDucation 2023, and will exhibit at the show.

Booth AH 2920

Panel Discussion

Interoperable Digital Lighting Systems
Tuesday March 7, 2023 at 11:00am – 12:30pm EST
Presented by Mark Duffy, MD35 Consulting; Michael Davidson, Synapse Wireless; and Landon Miles, Inventronics USA


Light Middle East

Also incorporating Intelligent Building Middle East

January 17-19, 2023
Dubai, UAE

Paul Drosihn, DALI Alliance General Manager, will speak during the Smart Building Summit 2023

"Sustainable, Smart and Standardized: How DALI Enables Efficient, Future-Proof Lighting Control Systems"

Wednesday 18th January 2023 at 12:15–12:45

2022 Events

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2021 Events

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L-Prize Opportunities Using D4i and Zhaga Book 20 

September 15, 2022

>> Available now: Presentation materials and webinar recording 

The DALI Alliance, the Zhaga Consortium and PNNL hosted a webinar to discuss the technical requirements of the L-Prize Prototype Phase and explain the opportunities for entrants when using standards-based connectivity technologies such as Zhaga Book 20, and D4i data and control.


  • Gabe Arnold, Senior Engineer, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
  • Scott Wade, Technical & Certification Manager, DALI Alliance
  • Adrian Green, Chair Zhaga Working Group Book 20, Amphenol


LpS Digital

The DALI Alliance is pleased to sponsor LpS Digital, a unique digital lighting conference and exhibition available free of charge to viewers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. LpS Digital replaces the annual LED Professional Symposium. 


Member Update webinar

June 8 and 9, 2022

The DALI Alliance will present a webinar for all our members to provide an update on technical progress, as well as discussing organizational issues and promotional activities.

>> More info and presentation materials (DALI Alliance member website, login required)


DALI Lighting Awards 2021 – Presentation Ceremony

January 19, 2022

>> More: Presentation materials, press release

>> Details of all the winning products



How D4i and Zhaga Book 20 can help you win the L-Prize

August 19, 2021

>> Download the presentation materials
>> View the webinar recording (YouTube) or see below


Details of how D4i and Zhaga Book 20 can contribute to a successful L-Prize submission will be explained in a webinar presented by the Zhaga Consortium and the DALI Alliance on August 19, 2021. >> More details



DALI and Connectivity: Choice and flexibility with DALI+ and Wireless Gateways

July 2021

Our webinar describes the newly-introduced DALI connectivity options, including DALI+ and wireless gateways. >> More details and materials


DALI Alliance webinar

What can DALI do? Lighting quality and control meets intelligence and connectivity

November 2020

In association with arc magazine 

>> Download the presentation materials
>> View the full webinar recording on YouTube - here

Joint DALI Alliance & Zhaga webinar

How to get Zhaga-D4i certification for luminaires, sensors and communication nodes

February 18, 2021

Learn how to achieve D4i and Zhaga-D4i certification for different product types, including

  • technical requirements
  • key testing and verification steps
  • membership requirements

>> Materials and webinar recording now available


More past events

>> Click here for information on past events