Presented by the Designers Lighting Forum of New York

March 19–20, 2024
New York Hilton Midtown, New York City

2022 Is it Solar’s Time to Shine?

Is it Solar’s Time to Shine? What You Need to Know About This Energy-efficient Technology

Mostafa Mohamed, Signify

Virtual Monday
March 14, 2022
2:00PM - 3:00PM


1 LU | Elective

Solar lighting technology is evolving rapidly and increasingly becoming an important part of the energy(-efficient) mix. Join this session for a comprehensive overview of solar-powered lighting: from fundamentals to different architectures like All-in-One, Semi-integrated and Non-integrated solar lighting systems. You’ll also learn how to determine total cost of ownership and leave the session with the ability to determine if this technology is right for your next project.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn the anatomy of a reliable solar lighting system.
  • Understand the different types of solar lighting architectures.
  • Decide if solar lighting is right for your project.
  • Find out how to take advantage of the benefits of a connected solar lighting system.


Mostafa Mohamed
North American Business Development Manager, Solar Lighting, Signify

Mostafa Mohamed has been in the lighting industry since 2010. He joined Signify in 2012 as a key account manager for lighting electronics and has since held a number of product management, marketing and business development roles, with a focus on outdoor and solar lighting. Mostafa is based out of San Marcos, Texas. He received a bachelor's degree in electrical power engineering from Cairo University and a professional certificate in Lighting Design from Limperts Academy of Design.