Our partners

Axis Lighting has forged a number of long-term strategic partnerships with major industry leaders. These alliances help us develop innovative, forward-looking, research-based solutions. These kinds of partnerships are one of the most important ways we can improve the quality, efficiency, usability and longevity of our products every day.

Data for better design

The National Research Council (NRC)

We partner with Canada’s National Research Council (NRC) on the lighting research that drives our best innovations.


LED Technology


We partner with Lumenetix to develop the core LED technologies that illuminate our designs.


Ceilings and Walls


Axis Lighting is an Integrated Solution Partner with Armstrong® Ceiling and Wall Solutions. Together we make it easier for architects, designers and contractors to design and install integrated ceilings using compatible, high-performance components.


Quality assurance

DesignLights Consortium® (DLC)

Our partner, the DesignLights Consortium® (DLC), establishes product quality specifications that all Axis products meet. DLC is a non-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the widespread adoption of high-performing commercial lighting solutions. The DLC promotes high-quality, energy-efficient lighting products in collaboration with industry partners like us.


Lighting for Health and Well-being

The Mount Sinai Light and Health Research Center (LHRC)

Axis Lighting is a member of the Light and Human Health Partnership of the Mount Sinai Light and Health Research Center. This partnership is a collaboration among industry professionals to enable the broad adoption of lighting for human health. Being part of the Icahn School of Medicine affords the LHRC unique opportunities to advance the science of light through research studies, education, and demonstrations that shape future applications.  


Industry standards

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)

Axis Lighting is a Platinum Sponsor of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), the lighting industry’s primary standards organization. IES promotes high-quality, energy-efficient lighting products in collaboration with a variety of industry partners and is an accredited Standards Development Organization (SDO) under American National Standards Institute (ANSI).


Connected Lighting

Partnering for the future

As an independent luminaire manufacturer, we have no bias when it comes to digital lighting technologies. Our advanced connected lighting expertise covers wireless sensing, PoE, VLC and LiFi. We partner with all types of connected solutions brands – Acuity nLight, Crestron, Igor, Lutron, Molex and others – to support our customers.