“Glocal” action on Embodied Carbon and Life Cycle Assessment in Lighting

Topic Brief: Embodied Carbon and Circular Economy Design principles are of increasing focus within the lighting industry at both local and global scales. Around the world, a new generation of designers are prioritizing understanding the carbon footprint and wider environmental impact associated with their product and spatial design decisions. Initiatives at a local level,...

Webinar: A New Sales Pitch

Webinar: A New Sales Pitch

Lighting projects are often evaluated on an energy-based ROI even though the value of non-energy benefits (NEBs) may be far more important. Networked lighting systems, coupled with quality lighting design, can achieve deeper energy savings while improving the productivity and comfort of the people occupying commercial spaces. By shifting marketing tactics, the industry can...

Light + Justice in practice

The IES Boston section invites you to a presentation that will be an exploration of the intersection of lighting with environmental justice, by acknowledging just and unjust lighting practices, and empowering community-based lighting design. The audience will be challenged on their assumptions of who deserves “good” lighting and beneficial darkness through historical precedent and...

Accessibility in Lighting

Topic Brief: Lighting professionals know that perception and experience are pivotal to a successful design.  This course will expand attendees understanding beyond the “average” user experience to identify ways lighting can be a stressor or an asset based on specific user needs.  We will guide the audience to experience their environment through the lens...

Bold, Brash, or Benign? Color in Design

Join us for a virtual panel discussion on Color February 10 from 12-1pm. Description: A three-person panel consisting of a lighting designer, graphic designer, and interior designer discusses the aesthetics of color. How does the application of color evoke emotion, create mood, define form, or punctuate a rhythm of a space? Color can be...

Annual DLF NE & IES Holiday Bowl!! Tuesday, December 7, 2021!!

Annual DLF NE & IES Holiday Bowl!! Tuesday, December 7, 2021!! It’s the most wonderful time of the year … when the best and the brightest in the lighting industry don their most festive bowling attire and show off their baddest bowling skills! Whether you plan to attend and just observe (while enjoying tasty...

Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) – From Aspiration to Installation

***Please Note the live event begins at 4:15 but the speakers will be online from 6pm to 7:30pm*** This is a Co-Sponsored event with CSI Boston Chapter Please register on their site Here. Presenters: Steven Strong, President, Solar Design Associates (http://solardesign.com/) Diego Cuevas, V.P. of Business Development, Onyx Solar (http://www.onyxsolar.com/) Description: Please join us for...

Meet the President!

**** Event Rescheduled to November 4th from Noon to 1pm **** This year the IES Boston and Rhode Island Section is lucky to count the current IES President Susanne Seitinger among our local members. Please join us for a virtual event with Susanne, where she will share her vision for the IES and her term...

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Webinar: Creating Architainment Lighting for Architectural Environments

Participants will learn about the challenges associated with designing, installing and maintaining dynamic lighting systems. By reviewing projects that successfully incorporated Achitainment Lighting, the necessary dialogue to encourage adoption of this technology will be discussed....

IES Boston Illumination Awards Gala

This event is happening Live! 5:00 Cocktail hour 7:00 Dinner & Awards 9:30-12:30 After Party   Renaissance Waterfront 606 Congress St. Boston, MA...