Jun 14, 2017
IES Educational Webinar Series

Each month, the IES presents a live webinar on a current topic that helps expand your lighting knowledge and furthers our mission of improving life through quality of light. Live and on-demand webinars are free to all IES members, and are eligible for IES continuing education credits (CEUs). Live webinars are available at a fee of $20 for non-members. 

Please note, on-demand webinars are available on a complimentary basis only to IES members and are eligible for CEUs for a nominal fee. Non-members may also purchase access to on-demand webinars and corresponding CEUs. Visit our eLearning Portal for additional information on pricing and availability.

Webinar Schedule

Tear Down This Wall: The Renaissance Pioneer or the Specialist?

November 10, 2022 12:00 PM ET 

Industry leaders, in a variety of lighting design specialties, discuss ways in which the training of young professionals can be pioneered for the field’s inevitable changes. Can existing programs create a larger, more qualified pool of young professionals via a “renaissance-like” approach to the lighting industry? Panelists will respond to audience engagement.

Webinar participants are eligible for one and a half (1.5) IES Continuing Education Unit (CEU).

Stan Kaye
MODERATOR: Stan Kaye, SK Design and Consulting LLC
Stan Kaye is the founder and principal consultant of SKD. Throughout his 35 years of experience as a designer, educator, and consultant, projects have taken him to nearly all fifty states as well as Europe, Asia and Australia.  He has served as the director of the graduate design program at the University of Florida from 1999-2003 and 2011-present.  He held membership in United Scenic Artists local 829, the Illuminating Engineers Society, and the International Association of Lighting Designers. Combining an interest in photography, the human visual system, entertainment design, and museum artifact illumination, he has developed a deep knowledge and expertise in lighting design and technology for performance facilities of all types as well as architecture and museums.

Aluz Lighting

A special thanks to November’s Educational Webinar Platform sponsor:

LD+A Series: Beautiful Light – Transforming Residential Spaces

Thursday, December 1st 12:00 PM ET

Join us for a conversation with internationally acclaimed residential lighting designer Randall Whitehead and lighting researcher and educator Clifton Stanley Lemon, authors of the recently released Beautiful Light: An Insider’s Guide to LED Lighting for Homes and Gardens.

Beautiful Light explores the transition in residential lighting from incandescent light sources to LEDs; provides grounding in the fundamental qualities of light; and shows LED applications in residential lighting following the enduring principles of good lighting design. It explains how LEDs differ from older light sources, with innovative graphics that show how to design with light layers, light people, and balance daylight and electric light. Learn to successfully navigate the new era of LEDs in residential lighting.

Beautiful Light is available from Routledge Press.

Webinar participants are eligible for one (1) IES Continuing Education Unit (CEU).

Randall Whitehead
Randall Whitehead

One of the foremost authorities on residential lighting, Randall has written six books on the subject. Beautiful Light will be the seventh. His work has appeared in many publications including Architectural Digest, House Beautiful, Esquire, Horticulture and Architectural Record. He writes a monthly column for Furniture, Lighting and Décor Magazine called The Lighting Doctor where he discusses lighting trends and addresses lighting dilemmas. He has given presentations for LightFair, LightShowWest, Strategies in Light, the American Society of Interior Designers, (ASID), the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), the American Lighting Association (ALA) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES). He has also appeared as a guest expert on HGTV, the Discovery Channel, CNN and Martha Stewart Living Radio.

Clifton Stanley Lemon
Clifton Stanley Lemon

Clifton is CEO of Clifton Lemon Associates, a consultancy providing strategy, marketing, and education services to the lighting and energy industries. He was formerly Program Director for the LightSPEC and Strategies In Light conferences; Business Development Director for the California Energy Alliance; Marketing Communications Manager for Soraa; Director of Business Development at Integral Group; and founder and CEO of BrandSequence. Clifton is an active writer and speaker and has extensive experience in curricula development for professional training in lighting and energy efficiency. He is a past President of the Illuminating Engineering Society San Francisco Section.

Aluz Lighting             LD+A Magazine
A special thanks to November’s Educational Webinar Platform sponsors:
ALUZ and LD+A Magazine
Refund Policy:
  • For Live Webinars, and Seminars — IES will issue a full refund for cancellations received no less than 24-hours prior to the scheduled broadcast start time. Please email [email protected] to cancel & request a refund. Refunds will not be issued for cancellation requests received less than 24-hours prior to the scheduled broadcast start time.
  • For recorded webinars and other pre-recorded products — Once purchased, webinars registration fee is nonrefundable.