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Illuminating Engineering Society Welcomes New Director of Development

New York, NY, December 20, 2018 – Shayna Bramley Brings 21 years of Lighting Industry Experience to IES

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Clayton Gordon, IES Marketing Manager, to Retire

New York, December 21, 2018 – Clay Gordon, IES Marketing Manager, is set to retire at the end of 2018 after serving 10 years with the IES.

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LIGHTFAIR Continues Management Agreement with International Market Centers as a Result of Merger with AmericasMart Atlanta

ATLANTA, July 27, 2018 — LIGHTFAIR® International, the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting tradeshow and conference, has announced that it will continue its management contract with International Market Centers (IMC) following the merger between IMC and AmericasMart Atlanta (AMC).

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IES, AVIXA Jointly Publish Standard on Lighting for Videoconferencing Rooms

New York, July 6, 2018 – Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) and AVIXA®, the Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association, are pleased to announce the release of the new standard, Recommended Practice for Lighting Performance for Small to Medium Sized Videoconferencing Rooms (ANSI/IES/AVIXA RP-38-17). Created by lighting experts from IES and videoconferencing experts from AVIXA, the standard is ANSI (American National Standards Institute) approved, demonstrating that the development procedures meet ANSI’s essential requirements for openness, balance, consensus, and due process. This standard…

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LIGHTFAIR International 2018 Breaks Records in Size and Participation

New York, July 5, 2018 — IES is proud of the heights that LIGHTFAIR has reached and the future of this industry leading tradeshow and conference. It would not be the great success it is today without the support of our other co-owners, IALD and AmericasMart, as well as the countless volunteers that have dedicated their time and efforts to support LIGHTFAIR throughout its history. For details about the 2018 records, visit: https://www.tsnn.com/

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Lance Bennett Assumes Presidency of IES (2018 – 2019)

New York, NY — Effective July 1, 2018, Lance Bennett assumed the office of President of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), the international leader in lighting education, standards, publications and professional development. Bennett succeeds Cheryl English.

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Call for Board Nominations

June 21, 2018 —It’s that time of year again when we begin the IES Board of Directors (Board) nominations process to identify the future leaders of our Society. This is one of the most important annual processes that any organization goes through. This is a very exciting time and we need your continued involvement to make the nomination process successful. We want our Board to be representative of the finest leaders in the industry, and we need your input to make that happen!

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Former IES Executive Vice President, William Hanley, Passes Away

New York, NY June 6, 2018 – The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) mourns the loss of former Executive Vice President, William Hanley, who passed away June 4, 2018. He was 75.

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Transforming Patient Healthcare and Well-being Through Lighting

New York, NY, February 12, 2018 — Illuminating Engineering Society and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Center for Lighting Enabled Systems and Applications Release Workshop Report on Lighting Systems for Healthcare Environments.

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AES Engineering Selected for ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1 Lighting Computer Modeling Project

New York, NY, February 9, 2018 – The Illuminating Engineering Society is pleased to announce that AES Engineering has been selected as the contractor for the ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1 Lighting Computer Modeling Project.

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