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The 2015 IES IA Merit Recipients are listed here. All projects listed will receive an Award of Merit Certificate. Those projects indicated in RED type on the list scored high enough to move on to final judging at Lightfair International in New York.
Award of merit are based on online judging phase of the IA program. Merit recipients will be contacted via email with instructions on how to obtain their award of merit certificate by June 2015.
Final recipients will be announced at the IES Annual Conference Sunday November 8, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana and in the August 2015 issue of LD+A.
All final recipient results will be kept confidential until announced as indicated.
For the full 2015 IA program calendar please click on the applicant resources tab on the tool bar above
The IES Illumination Awards provides a unique opportunity for public recognition of professionalism, ingenuity, and originality in lighting design based upon the individual merit of each entry judged against specific criteria.
Judges are selected from a broad professional spectrum that represents knowledge of lighting and design excellence. The judging system is based entirely on how well the lighting design does or does not meet the program criteria. This program is not a competition. The program is open to any qualified entrant without limitations as to professional affiliations. The Lighting Control Innovation Award Sponsored by Lighting Controls Association, the Guth Award for Interior Lighting Design, the Outdoor Lighting Design Award sponsored by Eaton's Cooper Lighting Business, the Cutler Award for Residential Lighting Design and the Energy and Environmental Design Award sponsored by Osram Sylvania are parallel programs created to recognize outstanding lighting design.
For Technical Support such as uploading photos, video and narration, please contact DataArt: firstname.lastname@example.org
DataArt is only available for technical assistance while the IA program is open. As technical support they will ONLY be available from the date IA program submission opens and will remain available until the submission editing phase is closed. Once the online judging phase begins AW Systems will only be available for online judges should they need any technical support.
For all other IA program questions such as rules and procedures, award categories etc, please contact IES directly:
IES Member Services Coordinator
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IES Fax 212-248-5017