The IES Street & Area Lighting Conference (SALC) is one of the leading conferences of its kind dedicated to improving the outdoor lighting business of councils, road authorities, utilities and other service companies. It attracts more than 900 delegates for three days of presentations, workshops, networking and trade exhibits. Many of the leading figures in the global street lighting industry attend this event, which consistently offers valuable insight into where street lighting, smart controls and, increasingly, smart city technology is heading.