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Grand Wailea Resort Reaches Settlement With Conservation Groups

Grand Wailea Resort Reaches Settlement With Conservation Groups

Editor’s Note: I visited this resort in July and wrote about the fabulous indoor lighting that you can read about in my article here.  I am very pleased to see that the Grand Wailea Resort has reached a settlement.  From The Maui News: In a recent settlement agreement...

Control Devices vs Control Systems

Control Devices vs Control Systems

What started as a dream in the 1970s – a computer-managed, building-wide lighting control system – has become a commodity of sorts. About a quarter of the product introduction and promotion emails I get daily are for some lighting control system, the majority using...

Back from the Abyss

Back from the Abyss

Personally, I have been worried about the well-being of IALD since the pandemic zapped their largest source of revenue— LightFair. While IES had strong reserves that have seen them through, IALD was in a more precarious position. Both organizations have had to make...

IES Lighting Library™ Subscription Price Reduced

IES Lighting Library™ Subscription Price Reduced

The IES Lighting Library™️ is a cloud-based, always accessible platform that includes more than 100 ANSI/IES standards. Our standards library is unique in the lighting industry because of our attention to quality, topic breadth, and diversity of expertise.

ALA President and CEO Announces Retirement

ALA President and CEO Announces Retirement

ALA President and CEO Eric Jacobson announced he will be stepping down from his role with ALA to join his family business. To support the transition, Jacobson will continue to serve as CEO through 2022 and into 2023 until a replacement is selected.

IES “Light + Justice” Symposium Takes Place This Friday

IES “Light + Justice” Symposium Takes Place This Friday

On Friday November 4, 2022, from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET, the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) in partnership with LightJustice.org will hold a day-long virtual symposium entitled “Light + Justice” to explore the intersection of lighting in the public realm with...

Pre-Registration Open for Lightovation 2023

Pre-Registration Open for Lightovation 2023

EW DATES: Tuesday, January 10 - Friday, January 13, 2023. Select showrooms will be open for a Preview day on Monday, January 9. Dallas Market Center is renowned as the International Home of Lighting. Thousands of lighting buyers travel to Dallas for Lightovation each...

AIA Revamps Conference on Architecture Tradeshow

AIA Revamps Conference on Architecture Tradeshow

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is excited to share that it has assumed management of the AIA Conference on Architecture tradeshow from Informa. On October 21, 2022, AIA took over all operations of the conference, including exhibit and sponsorship sales....

Women in Lighting + Design Supports the Women and Allies in Iran

Women in Lighting + Design Supports the Women and Allies in Iran

Women in Lighting + Design supports the women and allies in Iran fighting for their rights, fighting against oppression, and showing immense courage in the pursuit of gender equality. In September, protests erupted across Iran concerning Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old...

Registration Opens for 2023 LEDucation Trade Show and Conference

Registration Opens for 2023 LEDucation Trade Show and Conference

Advance registration is open for the 2023 LEDucation Trade Show and Conference, to be held March 7–8, 2023, at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City. Events kick off Monday, March 6, with eight virtual sessions beginning at 8:00 am EST, presented by a...

LIT Lighting Design Awards Submissions Extended!

LIT Lighting Design Awards Submissions Extended!

Due to the overwhelming response of last week and after receiving many requests to extend the final deadline; the closure of the LIT Lighting Design Awards 2022 has been exceptionally postponed. You now have until Wednesday, October 26th (Midnight-CET) to submit your...

2023 IESNYC Lumen Awards Call for Entries Is Open

2023 IESNYC Lumen Awards Call for Entries Is Open

The Lumen Awards were established in 1968 by the New York City Section of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IESNYC) and developed to publicly recognize excellence, professionalism, ingenuity and originality in lighting design.