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Open Architectures for Intelligent Solid State Lighting Systems

Objective

Following the trends of the creation of the “The Internet of Things” (IoT) and the rapid penetration of SSL based lighting, it is
very advantageous to connect the luminaires in buildings to the Internet.
OpenAIS aims at setting the leading standard for inclusion of lighting for professional applications in to IoT, with a focus on
office lighting. This will enable a transition from the currently existing closed and command oriented lighting control systems
to an open and service oriented system architecture. Openness and service orientation will create an eco-system of
suppliers of interoperable components and a market for apps that exploit the lighting system to add value beyond the lighting
function. Added value can e.g. be related to more efficient use of the building, reduction of carbon footprint and increased
comfort and wellbeing. In addition, IoT will facilitate smooth and effective interaction of the lighting system with other
functions in a building such as e.g. HVAC, security and access control. Extensibility and security of the system architecture
are important aspects and will be guaranteed.
The OpenAIS project will define the requirements and use cases for offices in 2020, define the best open system
architecture, identify existing ICT components to be used and develop additional components. The system will be validated
by a pilot installation in a real office setting. After the OpenAIS project, the Consortium will pursue standardization of the
system architecture, aiming at the creation of the leading standard for Internet connected lighting.
The project brings together a strong collaboration of the leading lighting companies Zumtobel, Tridonic, and Philips and the
major players in IoT technology ARM, NXP and Imtech. Consortium partner Johnson Controls represents the end user and
academic knowledge on ICT and system architecture is present through TU/e and TNO-ESI. During the project, the
Consortium will seek close cooperation with the IoT community.

Call for proposal

H2020-ICT-2014

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Sub call

H2020-ICT-2014-1

Coordinator

SIGNIFY NETHERLANDS BV
Net EU contribution
€ 1 920 438,84
Address
High Tech Campus 45
5656 AE Eindhoven
Netherlands

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Region
Noord-Brabant Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 823 046,17

Participants (10)

PHILIPS ELECTRONICS NEDERLAND BV

Participation ended

Netherlands
Net EU contribution
€ 341 285,88
Address
High Tech Campus 52
5656 AG Eindhoven

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Region
Noord-Brabant Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 146 265,37
NXP SEMICONDUCTORS NETHERLANDS BV

Participation ended

Netherlands
Net EU contribution
€ 454 855,63
Address
High Tech Campus 60
5656AG Eindhoven

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Region
Noord-Brabant Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 194 938,12
ZUMTOBEL LIGHTING GMBH
Austria
Net EU contribution
€ 740 325,89
Address
Schweizerstrasse 30
6850 Dornbirn

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Region
Westösterreich Vorarlberg Rheintal-Bodenseegebiet
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 317 282,52
JOHNSON CONTROLS SYSTEMS AND SERVICE ITALY SRL
Italy
Net EU contribution
€ 605 998,05
Address
Via Manzoni 44
20095 Cusano Milanino

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Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 259 713,45
DYNNIQ BELGIUM
Belgium
Net EU contribution
€ 928 642,75
Address
Paapsemlaan 20
1070 Brussel

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Region
Région de Bruxelles-Capitale/Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest Région de Bruxelles-Capitale/ Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest Arr. de Bruxelles-Capitale/Arr. Brussel-Hoofdstad
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 397 989,75
ARM LIMITED
United Kingdom
Net EU contribution
€ 347 767,00
Address
110 Fulbourn Road
CB1 9NJ Cambridge

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Region
East of England East Anglia Cambridgeshire CC
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 149 043,00
TRIDONIC GMBH & CO KG
Austria
Net EU contribution
€ 1 009 852,08
Address
Farbergasse 15
6850 Dornbirn

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Region
Westösterreich Vorarlberg Rheintal-Bodenseegebiet
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 432 793,75
NEDERLANDSE ORGANISATIE VOOR TOEGEPAST NATUURWETENSCHAPPELIJK ONDERZOEK TNO
Netherlands
Net EU contribution
€ 618 032,00
Address
Anna Van Buerenplein 1
2595 DA Den Haag

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West-Nederland Zuid-Holland Agglomeratie ’s-Gravenhage
Activity type
Research Organisations
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITEIT EINDHOVEN
Netherlands
Net EU contribution
€ 614 707,00
Address
Groene Loper 3
5612 AE Eindhoven

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Region
Noord-Brabant Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Non-EU contribution
€ 0,00
NXP SEMICONDUCTORS ROMANIA SRL
Romania
Net EU contribution
€ 311 647,88
Address
B Dul Tudor Vladimirescu 45 Et 1 10
050881 Bucuresti

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Region
Macroregiunea Trei Bucureşti-Ilfov Bucureşti
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Non-EU contribution
€ 133 563,37