webinar Brussels Direct Kopie

LightingEurope regularly organizes Brussels Direct webinars addressing recent and upcoming policies and rules and their impact on Europe’s lighting industry.


28 Apr

EU Sustainable Products debate & LightingEurope activities

Elena Scaroni and Roumiana Santos, LightingEurope

21 Apr

The EMC and the LVD Directives review – current status and next steps

Dorota Papiewska + Alexis Basiaux, DG GROW
Mark Whittle (consultant)

13 Apr

Substance regulations in the UK post-Brexit

Dr. Chris Robertson + Emily Tyrwhitt Jones, RINA

7 Apr

The legislative review on Batteries and
the EPBA (portable batteries) point of view

Raquel Ponte Costa,
Regulatory Affairs Manager, EPBA

19 Mar

The EU-US trade relationship: the impact of the Biden Presidency
on trade in electronics

Lenka Fořtová,
European Commission, DG Trade

11 Mar   

The new EU Cybersecurity Strategy and the revision
of the NIS Directive

Benjamin Bögel,
European Commission, DG CNECT

4 Mar

EU GPP criteria for road lighting: Summary of
mandatory requirements for public tenders in Italy

Fabio Pagano, Technical Manager, ASSIL
Christian Mazzola, Chief Executive Officer, ARIANNA

25 Feb

Post Brexit Update

Tariq Malik, LIA

16 Feb

The Sustainable Product Initiative – Overview of objectives and milestones

Alberto Parenti , DG Grow

27 Jan

Toys Industries of Europe views on how to address product compliance online in EU legislation

Lars Vogt,
Toys Industries of Europe

13 Jan

An overview of the current policy developments and trends and EUROPEN key messages
on the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive

Marco Musso - EUROPEN
European Federation for Packaging


2020 Brussels Direct webinars

14 Dec, "UNDER YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE - EU policy initiatives in 2021"

9 Dec, "ECHA SCIP Database – experience of the construction machinery"

3 Dec, "A circular economy model for lighting"

26 Nov, "State of Play-Level(s)-The European framework for sustainable buildings"

19 Nov, "How to tackle the Renovation Wave: the French experience"

18 Nov, "Product compliance: ANFALUM’s market surveillance activities and programme
– work for you?

13 Nov, "BIM in Renovation"

28 Oct, "Brexit impact on lighting"

23 Oct, "Repro-light – conclusions from a Life Cycle Analysis concerning
the replaceability of luminaire components"

9 Oct, "Sustainable Finance – an outlook on the EU taxonomy"

6 Oct, "Lighting market worldwide: a mid-year up to date"

25 Sep, "The impact of COVID-19 and the necessary stimulus to accelerate renovation in Europe"

17 Sep, "The role of the European Investment Bank in the Renovation Wave"

10 Sep, "Endeavours to tackle online free-riding for Extended Producer Responsibility"

8 Sep, "EU policy trends for IoT"

15 July, "The future of recycling in Europe: an insight into the key opportunities and challenges"

10 July, "B2G development and funding opportunities in Africa"

8 July, "BEUC views on the Digital Services Act"

17 June, "Chemicals Strategy"

12 June, "Addressing product compliance online: Recommendations for the Digital Services Act"

3 June, "LIA guide to Wireless Lighting Control"

20 May, "Business to Government Post-Covid: Unlocking EU Infrastructure Funds in Central and Eastern Europe"

8 May, "COVID-19 safety precautions as the new normal"

6 May, "Update on the Circular Economy Action Plan"