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Increasing Representation with Lauren Dandridge

Increasing Representation with Lauren Dandridge

Increasing representation of women in the lighting industry has always been one of the core goals for Women in Lighting and Design (WILD). We understand the importance of visibility to fuel ambition and pave the way for future generations to push harder and further....

IESNYC 2024 Golf Outing

IESNYC 2024 Golf Outing

Join us for the 2nd annual IESNYC Golf Outing on October 10, 2024, at North Hempstead Country Club in Port Washington, NY! This year, we’re collaborating with the IES Long Island section. Grab a friend and enjoy a day of fun and networking. The event kicks off with a...

In Memory of Richard Kosheluk

In Memory of Richard Kosheluk

Joe Zamore sent the following….. It is with great sadness that I share with our industry the passing of Richard Kosheluk.  Richard was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. After graduating high school, he pursued a degree in Structural Engineering from the University...

BOL: Finance Fundamentals for Designers Webinar

BOL: Finance Fundamentals for Designers Webinar

Are you grappling with the differences between net income and gross income? Unsure about the buffer required for profitability? Finding it challenging to interpret your firm's balance sheet? Wondering which metrics best gauge your company's growth and stability? If...

LIT Lighting Design Awards 2024 Highlights Video

LIT Lighting Design Awards 2024 Highlights Video

The LIT Lighting Design Awards 2024 Gala video is now available, capturing the highlights of the prestigious event held at London’s Banking Hall on June 20th.  The 2024 ceremony brought together over 180 lighting designers from more than 30 countries, making it a...

Enhance Your Well-Being with Scene Based Controls

Enhance Your Well-Being with Scene Based Controls

It is time to retire your light switches and dimmers…if you want to get the full benefits of good light back into your life. Get them back? Yes, you and I lost out on natural light’s benefits when our ancestors decided houses were better than tents and offices were...

Introducing the Esports Arena

Introducing the Esports Arena

It's 1999, and I'm having a conversation with my son and his three middle school friends, all intensely focused on their video game controllers. Eminem blares from the Dell computer, courtesy of a Napster file. Me: Too bad you can’t earn a living playing video games....

ERCO Lighting Educator Workshop 2024

ERCO Lighting Educator Workshop 2024

ERCO Lighting presents an exclusive opportunity for educators to enhance their teaching prowess with the ERCO Lighting Educator Workshop, scheduled from August 20 to 23, 2024, at ERCO GmbH in Lüdenscheid, Germany. This four-day immersive experience delves deep into...

Simplify, Simplify

Simplify, Simplify

The five promises of light can only be delivered when we have the right light in the right place at the right time. It is time to wrap up my six-part Light Can Help Us series, and I am of course in a different place of thought than when I began this task nearly a year...

London Alights with IALD  Conference

London Alights with IALD Conference

IALD Celebrates Highly Successful Conference IALD celebrates a highly successful conference drawing over 350 lighting design professionals from all industry strata. Specifiers, manufacturers, educators, students, and researchers from over forty countries spent two...

Randy Borden- He Spoke Bespoke

Randy Borden- He Spoke Bespoke

As most lighting designers know, not every luminaire can be found in a catalog or website, especially those with a significant aesthetic relative to the project. While many of us have aesthetic skills that include being creative enough to imagine what a luminaire...