LightFair 2018

Join EDISON PRICE LIGHTING’s 31st annual LightFair dinner at the Willis Tower, once the world’s tallest building for twenty-five years, in Chicago, the home of the skyscraper. Unwind over cocktails and dinner, then expand your horizons vertically during our keynote presentation, 'Explosive Growth.'

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Explosive Growth: Tall buildings’ trends, drivers, and challenges.

Skyscrapers of the future aren't only grow taller: their design, construction, and impact on everyday life are being reimagined. Keynote speaker Dr. Antony Wood will show us our future -- where all part of life come together hundreds of stories in the air. 

Dr. Antony Wood is the Executive Director of the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat, and a Studio Associate Professor in the College of Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago. Dr. Wood is a British-trained architect, whose PhD explored the multi-disciplinary aspects of skybridge connections between tall buildings. Prior to moving to Chicago, Dr. Wood worked as an architect in Hong Kong, Bangkok, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and London. 



  • Tuesday, May 8, 2017
  • cocktails at 6:30pm
  • dinner/presentation at 7:30pm
  • Willis Tower (formerly known as Sears Tower)
    Metropolitan Club, 67th Floor
    233 South Wacker Drive
    Chicago, IL 60606
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  • Shuttle buses from the McCormick Place will be provided.



  • Email with the names of guests requested.
  • Please note that seating is limited, and requires confirmation. 


May 9th Open House

Join us the following day, Wednesday, May 9th, for:

  • Continental breakfast,
  • Lunch buffet,
  • Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres
  • AIA  and NCQLP continuing education courses

  • Lighting solutions presented by Edison Price Lighting and MinebeaMitsumi

  • Shuttle buses to and from McCormick Place will be provided

More details will be provided November 2017.

This event is co-sponsored by MinebeaMitsumi, the designers of SALIOT luminaires, for which Edison Price Lighting is the North American marketing partner.