US Patent No. 10,327,302

RETAIL SPACE LIGHTING CONTROL SYSTEM AND METHOD


Patent No. 10,327,302
Issue Date June 18, 2019
Title Retail Space Lighting Control System And Method
Inventorship Johannes Petrus Wilhelmus Baaijens, Eindhoven (NL)
Willem Piet Van Hoof, Horst (NL)
Edith Danielle Den Hartog, Eindhoven (NL)
Assignee SIGNIFY HOLDING B.V., Eindhoven (NL)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,327,302

1. A lighting control system for controlling an arrangement of lighting units wherein the lighting units are located in a display area or a space, the lighting control system comprising:a controller for controlling the lighting units for implementing different lighting effects; and at least one sensor for sensing the presence and an identity of at least one visitor to, or immediately outside, the display area or the space and for determining the number of visits of said at least one visitor,
wherein the controller is adapted to implement a change in a lighting effect applied to said display area or said space, wherein said change is triggered by said presence sensing of said at least one visitor and a parameter which is based on the number of visits of said at least one visitor to, or immediately outside, said display area or said space, so as to present said at least one visitor with a new visiting experience to said display area or said space.