Iesna centennial celebration recap
a significant milestone marked the commencement of with the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America's (IESNA) centennial anniversary. The four-day event, filled with seminars and celebratory gatherings, assembled an international group of lighting designers, educators, researchers, and...
Good Party, Great Dialogue
And what a time it was: The IALD's 35th anniversary celebration, held October 14 in New York City, was an appropriate bash for a community that-everyone seemed to agree-has a 'bright' future. With much to be proud of in its three and a half decades, the association is in the prime of life. But, it...
IALD Celebrates 35th
The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) will celebrate its 35th anniversary with a day of festivities in Manhattan--its birth city--on October 14. A lineup of interesting events, and an attending crowd infamous for knowing how to have a 'good time,' mean this is an industry event...
Bernecker at the Helm
Craig Bernecker of the Lighting Education Institute assumed presidency of the IESNA on July 1, 2004. He succeeds Ronnie Farrar.
welcomes two new members
, administered by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association, has welcomed two new members: Universal Lighting Technologies and Square D. The association is dedicated to educating the building design, construction and management industries about the benefits of switching and dimming controls.
IALD Energy Policy Approved
The IALD board of directors has approved an internal energy agenda at its board of directors meeting on October 23. In addition, the organization has initiated a business plan for its Energy Task Force in order to help it better communicate with energy-policy-making bodies around the world. The...
NAED Launches Contribution Campaign
On the heels of a sizeable donation by Lithonia Lighting to the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) Education & Research Foundation, the organization has launched the second part of its two-phase plan to raise funds in order to sustain and expand its services. (See 'NAED...
2006 IALD Elections
The IALD Nominations and Elections Committee has announced the line-up for its 2006 elections. For both director at large and the membership committee posts, two positions are available. The nominees for director at large are: David Bird, Vision Design Studio, Melbourne, Australia; Kenneth Douglas...
Night Watch: Checking in with the Dark Sky Movement
The October release of the IDA Model Lighting Ordinance 2005.3 promises to further a movement that has already made great strides.
Randy Sabedra Elected President of IESNY
Award-winning lighting designer Randy Sabedra has been elected president of the