International Lightning Protection Symposiums
- 2016 : Porto, Portugal
- 2014 : Chamonix, France
- 2011 : Valencia, Spain
Created in 2006, The International Lightning Protection Association is intended to make the inventory of scientific, technical and practical elements backing up modern lightning protection, in order to push forward lightning protection techniques in the future. In practice, these aims will be reached by the following:
Beside conventional systems, the I.L.P.A. will particularly focus its studies on Early Streamer Emission (ESE) Lightning Protection Systems as impartial information about these products is not always available.
Manufacturers such, designers and users of lightning protection systems throughout the world are part of the association. Being an international organization, I.L.P.A. gathers member from all around the world and regularly organize the International Lightning Protection Symposium. During this event, members and guests are talking about the lightning protection world’s latest innovations and perspectives.
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