BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/14/11 -- Digital Lumens, developer of the industry's first Intelligent Lighting System, today announced that Chief Technology Officer Brian Chemel and Vice President of Sales and Marketing Mike Feinstein will present at Infocast's inaugural Smart Lighting Value Chain Summit to be held June 20-22 at the Networking Meeting Center in Santa Clara, Calif.
The Summit will feature a series of presentations and panel discussions from members of the intelligent lighting value chain as they address the growing opportunities in smart lighting. The symposium will include speakers from higher educational and private research, efficient lighting solutions, and venture capital, and will include panelists from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories, Calcef Clean Energy Angel Fund, Venrock, Tolarus Capital, and others.
Mr. Chemel will share his insights on 'Start-Up Innovation' during the 'Future of Smart Lighting' pre-summit symposium on Monday, June 20 at 2:10 p.m. Other presenters in that session include Chad Stalker, Philips Lumileds Lighting Company; Silvia Mioc, Ph.D., Director of Industrial Collaboration and Innovation at the Smart Lighting Engineering Research Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI); Francis Rubenstein, Lighting Research Group Leader, Building Technologies Program, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories (LBNL); and Konstantinos Papamichael, Ph.D., Professor, Design Program and Co-Director, California Lighting Technology Center (CLTC), University of California, Davis.
Mr. Feinstein will discuss sales strategies and distribution models for intelligent LED lighting during the panel 'Rethinking Sales and Channel Strategies: Smart Lighting Driving New Realities' on Tuesday, June 21 at 10:15 a.m. Moderated by Erik Birkerts, partner at Evergreen Growth Advisors, the panel will also include Patrick Durand, Worldwide Technical Director of Future Lighting Solutions; Zach Gentry, Chief Strategy Officer & Co-Founder of Adura Technologies; Jeremy Stieglitz, VP of Marketing for Redwood Systems; and Danny Yu, CEO of Daintree Networks.
About Digital Lumens
Digital Lumens develops LED-based Intelligent Lighting Systems, which reduce commercial and industrial customers' lighting-related electricity expenses by up to 90%. The system transforms lighting into a managed asset, improving efficiency, control and operational insight. Integrating LEDs, sensors, controls and energy management into a single system, Digital Lumens is defining a new class of networked lighting solution for customers. The company has recently been recognized as a 2011 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer and a 2010 Global Cleantech 100 Company. For more information, please visit http://www.digitallumens.com.
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