LFI Innovation Awards®

Preceding and setting the stage for the trade show opening, the prestigious LFI Innovation Awards® highlight the industry’s most innovative products and designs introduced during the last 12 months.

2018 LFI Innovation Awards Presentation

Mark Your Calendar!
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
McCormick Place
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See the 2017 entrants and winners.


Award Details

Most Innovative Product of the Year Award
Highest Award presented by the judges, recognizing the best new product 

Design Excellence Award
Recognizing outstanding achievement in design and application

Technical Innovation Award 
Recognizing the best leap forward in lighting technology 

Judges’ Citation Award
Special recognition at judges’ discretion

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2017 Product Categories

  1. Research, Publications, Software and Measuring Devices
  2. Lamps: Conventional, Retrofit and Replacement
  3. LED / OLED Chips and Modules
  4. Ballasts, Transformers, Drivers, Systems and Kits
  5. Indoor Decorative, Task Lights, Track, Undercabinet and Shelf
  6. Non-Luminous Components and Specialty Hardware
  7. Parking, Roadway and Area Luminaires
  8. Sports, Step, Landscape, Pool & Fountain Luminaires
  9. Controls: Components, Sensors, Interfaces and Software
  10. Dynamic Color, Theatrical, Cove, Strips and Tape
  11. Recessed Downlights, Wall Washers and Multiples
  12. Industrial, Vandal, Emergency and Exit
  13. Commercial Indoor: Troffers, Suspended and Surface Mounted
  14. Control and Distribution Systems, Connectivity and Analytics
LFI Innovation Awards
LFI Innovation Awards