KNX Association Invites You to Vote for the People’s Choice Award 2020

It’s up to you to choose the winner! On the 10th of March 2020, KNX Association will hold the 13th edition of the KNX Award ceremony. The KNX Award rewards the smartest KNX projects in home and building control around the world, which stand out as regards innovation and technical progress. You can be part […]

Light + Building 2020 Puts the Spotlight on ‘X as a Service’ in Building Technology

XaaS – What’s that? New business models on the upswing Products and services in the field of lighting and building-services technology are increasingly being marketed in the form of subscription models. Known as ‘X as a Service’ (XaaS), ‘Light as a Service’ (LaaS), ‘Security as a Service’ and ‘Safety as a Service’, this trend offers […]

Siemens Showcases Ways to Transform Buildings from Passive to Adaptive at Light + Building 2020

At this year’s Light + Building trade fair, Siemens will showcase its vision for transforming today’s passive buildings into learning and adaptive environments that intelligently interact with people. The company’s focus at this year’s show is “Building the future today”, outlining the innovations that will make this possible. These include cloud-based technologies, digital planning, occupant-centric […]

ZF Offers Revolutionary Batteryfree and Wireless Switch Modules Incorporating Energy Harvesting Technology

Discover new energy harvesting solutions from ZF that were to be shown at the now-postponed Light + Building 2020 show in Frankfurt. New developments include the following batteryfree and wireless product innovations incorporating energy harvesting technology from ZF: ZF Bluetooth Switch Module with Paulmann luminaire lighting controls ZigBee light switch modules in combination with IKEA Tradfri lamp […]

KNX Association Announces 2020 Award Nominees

The numerous applications we received for the KNX Awards 2020 again proved the high quality of KNX Smart Home and Smart Building projects all over the world. The Jury, has finally finished deliberations and we are pleased to announce the following nominees: International – Europe “AAL Mit Hightech länger im eigenen Haus leben” by Klaus […]

Light + Building Hosts 5th Intersec Forum – Conference for Connected Security Technology

Connectivity brings artificial intelligence into buildings The process of connecting the various building services with modern safety and security technology is entering the next phase: initial research projects and application platforms permit future-oriented forecasts for the benefits offered by smart-building and smart-city applications. For all experts from the field of technical building planning and construction, […]

KNX Association Calls for Entries to 2020 KNX Awards

Big award ceremony on the 10th of March, 2020 in front of over 2,000 trade visitors at Light + Building in Frankfurt am Main The search for the world’s best Smart Home and Smart Building projects has begun: the KNX Association has officially launched the bidding phase of the prestigious KNX Awards 2020. Only the […]

Light + Building Makes Connected Security a Central Focus for 2020

Security installations are becoming increasingly important – right across the world. To achieve adequate levels of security, individuals, institutions and buildings must constantly meet new standards. And, in 2020, Light + Building will be making ‘Connected Security’ a central focus of the trade fair. The Intersec Building platform, a congress format and a special-interest guide […]