KJS Events

KJS Events is the local organizer of the Lights in Goa 2017 comprising three professionals, namely Arch. Kapil Surlakar, Engr. James Andrade and Arch. Sacheen Pai Raikar. They were also instrumental in organizing the previous two editions of LIGHTS IN GOA along with others, in partnership with VIA Verlag, Germany. They aim to host a series of such design-related events that educate the end users and the designers to be aware of the right and current design practices, globally.

VIA Events

At VIA Events, we have gathered extensive experience in realising educational and social events to meet our clients’ expectations – and to save them money and to allow them to enjoy the event when it is actually staged!

The future lies in education. Knowledge and education are necessary to make progress in life and to actively shape your personal way forward. Education in the field of lighting design has been part of our portfolio for more than ten years now and our Educational Events Division is well established in this sector. The team has gathered extensive experience with the organisation and handling of internal educational programmes as well as the execution of events for partners / clients. VIA Events is globally the leading organiser of large-scale practical workshops on lighting design with more than 15 years’ experience.

Networking is the basis for forming professional relationships. VIA Events organises a variety of social events for the Professional Lighting Design community and related industry sectors. Get-togethers and cultural evening activities provide the perfect setting for making new business contacts and for renewing long-term work relationships in a relaxed and casual atmosphere. The VIA Events team members have a wealth of experience in organising get-togethers and celebrations of various kinds and are known for their friendly, professional quality – and their dancing skills.

Our team has a background in education, personal coaching and group dynamics, marketing and publishing, and professional event management.

VIA Verlag
Marienfelder Strasse 18
33330 Gütersloh

Louise Ritter,
Head of the Educational Events Division
+49 / 5241 / 30726- 25