EILD 2010 Valparaíso
The city of Valparaiso was elected to host the first Encuentro Ibero-Americano de Lighting Design, EILD 2010. The gathering was held by DIA(Diseñadores de Iluminacíon Asociados) and attended by 205 professionals representing 13 countries, such as Chile, Argentina, Uruguay, Peru, Colombia, Brazil, Mexico, Spain, Portugal, Germany, USA, France and Italy.
Renowned professionals attended to the event, which included a convention with more than 20 lectures given by specialists as Roger Narboni (FR), Matthew Tanteri (US), Anne Bureau (FR), Andreas Schulz (DE), Mônica Lobo (BR), Carlos Fortes (BR), Ricardo Hofstadter (UY) y Eli Sirlin (ARG), and others. The lectures were related to four fundamental topics: daylight, heritage & museographic lighting, urban lighting and architectural lighting.
In parallel, a trade show brought interaction among lighting designers and lighting industry, where were presented the latest releases and tendencies of the market.