The LCC is an interactive facility where visitors can experience a variety of light methods and controls, in addition to real-world applications of Philips’ lighting technologies. Set up as a series of vignettes, visitors can learn more about lighting applications for offices and commercial applications, city and urban lighting, architectural, residential and retail spaces.
“The [LCC] will always be changing as we develop new products and applications for lighting,” said Gentile. “Globally, we invest approximately 5% of sales revenue in R&D to ensure we remain at the forefront of lighting technological developments.”
View the embedded image gallery online at:
Philips has operated the Lighting Concept Centre in a downtown Toronto location since 1987, says the company, adding the new space in Markham allows for larger tours and a dedicated education area for seminars and other programs.
PHOTO (left to right): Ellen Godson, Mike Gentile and Frank Scarpitti. Photo courtesy Philips Lighting Canada.