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  • 2009 IALD Call for Nominations

    The IALD is asking for nominations for president-elect, treasurer, three directors, and two representatives to the membership committee. Beginning June 1, 2008, nominations can be made by applying to the nominations and elections committee for consideration or if voting members of the IALD nominate...

  • IALD Takes a Stand on Incandescent Ban

  • NAED Elects Board Chair for 2009–2010

    The National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) has named Burt Schraga of Bell Electrical Supply to lead the board directors in 2009–2010. Schraga joined Bell more than 30 years ago and is now the CEO of the Santa Clara, California-based distributor. Richard Waterman of International...

  • Anixter Named NAED VP-Elect

    Steven Anixter, president of Advance Electrical Supply of Chicago, has been appointed by the National Association of Electrical Distributors' South Central Regional Council as the South Central Region vice president-elect for 2009-2010.

  • ASID Launches Redesigned Website

    The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) recently launched a redesigned website,

  • IALD Takes Position on Incandescent Bans

    The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) recently issued a position statement on the issue of incandescent bulb bans. The IALD says it strongly supports development and use of technologies, methods, and appropriate regulation to minimize the energy use of lighting systems, but...

  • AIA Launches Sustainability Campaign

    The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has launched a new campaign for green building design called

  • Letters

    OSB on the roof; drywall butt joints; siding solo

  • IALD Education Trust Lighting Education Program Survey

    The lighting education program survey is one of the IALD Education Trust's many initiatives. The 11 programs included in the survey signal the increased awareness of lighting design and the demand for substantive academic programs to educate and train the next generation of lighting design...

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