Zhaga Special Meeting in Shanghai - May 2014

On May 14, 2014, the Zhaga Consortium hosted a special one-day meeting in Shanghai, PR China, which was co-located with Zhaga's own member meeting. The special event was open to members (both regular as well as associate) and non-members alike.

The meeting was attended by various representatives from industry, government and academia in China.

Video summary

Photos from the Zhaga Special Meeting

Zhaga Special Meeting a - Discussion session
Zhaga Special Meeting b
Zhaga Special Meeting c - Musa Unmehopa
Zhaga Special Meeting d
Zhaga Special Meeting e - Product viewing session
Zhaga Special Meeting f - Product viewing session
Zhaga Special Meeting g - Mr Hua from TEAS
Zhaga Special Meeting h
Zhaga Special Meeting i - Martin Creusen
Zhaga Special Meeting j
Zhaga Special Meeting k - Axel Baschnagel
Zhaga Special Meeting l
Zhaga Special Meeting m
Zhaga Special Meeting n - Musa Unmehopa

Presentations

The Special Event was opened by Musa Unmehopa, Secretary General of Zhaga, who gave a presentation entitiled "Zhaga - A Reliable Partner for Industry Success".

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The presentation explains Zhaga's position as an open industry collaboration between companies, driven by a strong market focus. Also, liaisons and partnerships arrangements with other industry associations are very important to Zhaga's progress.

The presentation also explains that Zhaga has thorough processes and principles based on detailed technical analyis and rigorous studies.

After reviewing the current status of Zhaga's work, the presentation also gives a glimpse of some of the next steps that Zhaga will take. 

Panel Session

The following external guests took part in the Panel Session during the Special Meeting:

Hua Shuming
Secretary-General, China Technical  Evaluation Alliance of Solid-state Lighting
Director, National Lighting Testing Center (Beijing)

Zhao Ying
Secretary-General, China Electronics Standardization Institute

Yang Fangqin
Head, of Shanghai Urban-Rural Development and  Transport Commission, LED street lighting standards team

Wang Zhuo
Vice Secretary-General, China Association of Lighting Industry

Dou Linping
Secretary-general, China Illuminating Engineering Society

Ruan Jun
Vice Secretary-General, China Solid-state Lighting Association

Xu Shirong
Director, Guangdong LED Lighting Industry Innovation Center

Meeting reports

Report on CALI website

Report on SALT (China NLTC Shanghai) website

Special meeting 2013

In June 2013, Zhaga held its first-ever meeting in mainland China, in Jiuzhaigou, Sichuan province. The consortium also hosted a special meeting for non-members and honoured guests from China's lighting industry. 

Zhaga welcomes China’s LED and lighting industry to open meeting