Press Releases

LIGHTFAIR International 2018 Breaks Records in Size and Participation

ES is proud of the heights that LIGHTFAIR has reached and the future of this industry-leading tradeshow and conference. Read More

Lance Bennett Assumes Presidency of IES (2018 – 2019)

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. Read More

Call for Board Nominations

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! Read More

Former IES Executive Vice President, William Hanley, Passes Away

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

Transforming Patient Healthcare and Well-being Through Lighting

Illuminating Engineering Society and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Center for Lighting Enabled Systems and Applications Release Workshop Report on Lighting Systems for Healthcare Environments. Read More

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

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. Read More

New Additions to IES Staff

The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) is pleased to announce and welcome four new members to the IES staff who have joined us recently. Read More

Rama Rejman Appointed IES Sections Coordinator

The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) is pleased to announce and welcome Rama Rejman as Sections Coordinator, effective October 23, 2017. Read More

Alex Baker Appointed Manager of Government Affairs and Public Policy at IES

The Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) is pleased to announce and welcome Alex Baker as Manager of Government Affairs and Public Policy, effective October 18, 2017. Read More

Bob Horner, Director of Public Policy – Retiring from IES

Bob Horner, IES Director of Public Policy for more than 7 years will be retiring this year. Read More