Today, the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD), the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), and International Market Centers (IMC) announced that the LIGHTFAIR 2021 trade show and conference will be postponed until October 2021.

The trade show is now scheduled for October 27-29, 2021 and the accompanying educational conference is now October 25-29, 2021 at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York.

The postponement is to provide the world more time to reduce risks inherent in the COVID pandemic.