The 17th Forum for Young Lighting Engineers will be held from September 6 - 8, 2024.

2024, the 17th Forum for Young Lighting Engineers will take place in Dörnfeld/Ilm near Ilmenau. In lectures and poster presentations, all questions of lighting technology and its related fields can be addressed.

We invite you to register your contributions. The event will again be held at the Dörnfeld/Ilm training centre near Ilmenau. The training centre offers in addition to conference rooms, the training centre also offers inexpensive accommodation and excellent catering.

Presentation registration

Please submit your presentation registration to the address below by May 31, 2024.

An abstract (1 page A4) of the talk or poster presentation in English must be submitted with the talk registration. The abstract should inform about the topic of the presentation. All submitted presentations will be included in the program. There will be no selection of the presentations. The language of the presentation can be German or English, the slides of the presentation should be in English.

The speaking time is 15 minutes. Discussions will be allowed for 5 minutes.

The submitted abstract will be printed as conference proceedings (English or bilingual German and English). A long versions will be published after the conference in the Digital Library Thuringia (with DOI) (bilingual versions are welcome). The long versions must be available in electronic form (pdf or docx) by August 31, 2024.

Ideas for further content, such as workshops, are welcome.


Friday, 6.9.24

13:00 Welcome

13:15 - 14:00 Lecture 1
14:00 - 14:45 Lecture 2
15:30 - 16:15 Lecture 3
16:15 - 17:00 Lecture 4

Saturday, 7.9.24

8:30 - 10:30 Session 1
11:00 - 12:30 Session 2
14:15 - 15:45 Session 3
16:15 - 18:00 Session 4

Sunday, 8.9.24

9:00 - 10:30 Session 5
11:00 - 12:15 Session 6

12:15 Farewell

Overnight stay

Overnight stays (40 Euro incl. Breakfast) are offered in the training center. Accommodation is provided in 2-, 3- and 4-bed rooms.

Unfortunately, we cannot make reservations for rooms in hotels and guesthouses. We ask you to do this yourself if necessary. An overview can be found on the web page of the city of Ilmenau.


Please send inquiries about Lux junior to the following address:

TU Ilmenau
Department of Lighting Technology
Dr. Cornelia Vandahl
PF 100565
D-98684 Ilmenau

Phone +49 3677 69-3735
Mobil +49 170 3332666

Address of conference venue:
Ilmwerk 2
D-99326 Dörnfeld/Ilm