Oct. 15, 2021
CENTRSVET becomes the first company to enter the Russian National Committee of the International Commission on Illumination. As a part of the Committee, CENTRSVET will take part in creation of standards in the lighting industry in Russia and globally, testing and developing new products.
Founded in 1913, the International Commission on Illumination (CIE) is the oldest organization that deals with matters in the lighting industry. The CIE has become a professional organization accepted as representing the best authority on the subject matter of light and lighting. The CIE’s standards are recognized worldwide and are seen as guidance in light and lighting. The CIE is devoted to worldwide cooperation and the exchange of information between countries on all matters relating to the science and art of light and lighting.
The Russian National Committee was founded in 1935, and has operated on the basis of VNISI Institute until recently. The Committee develops standards in cooperation with the International Standardization Organization (ISO) and supports the development of national and international norms. An important part of the Committee’s work is maintain relations and technical cooperation with international organizations, holding international conferences, scientific and research seminars and symposiums.