Contenders for SLL Young Lighter named

Shortlisted entries video blogs available to view

CIBSE Journal October 2016 Youmna Abdallah

The shortlist for the 2016 Young Lighter of the Year has been announced.

Seven entries have made it to the second stage of the competition. They are: Aisha Robinson – A Visible Light Communication Scheme for Use in Accent Lighting; Aliz Sanduj – Chaotic Order, Ordered Chaos; Cashel Brown – Lighting Festivals and their Role in Urban Economies and Design; Eleonora Brembilla – Applicability of Climate-based Daylight Modelling; James Duff – A Journey Towards Change; Rebecca Hodge – Human Centric Lighting; Sofia Tolia – Variable Lighting Levels for Highways – A Different Approach.

View their video blogs now at

The shortlisted entrants will submit a written paper in early September, from which four finalists will be chosen to give a 15 minute presentation at LuxLive 2016, in November. A judging panel will announce the winner at the event. All of the finalists receive a cash prize, plus a year’s free membership of the Society of Light and Lighting.