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3D Printing For Lighting Professionals
September 16, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDTFREE
Join us for an exciting and informative webinar on 3D Printing led by industry professionals. Find out how 3D technology is affecting the lighting industry. This program will provide a comprehensive overview of Additive Manufacturing — also known as 3D printing — followed by an in-depth panel discussion about the different processes, equipment, and materials used in the production of a three-dimensional object, with emphasis on how to produce a variety of luminaire components, as well as the latest trends. This presentation will be supported with video clips so attendees can get a first-hand view of the 3D printing process in action!
Free of Charge for All
Registration to attend is required and after registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information on how to join this webinar.
Jessie Grillo, Specification Sales, O’Blaney Rinker Associates
Yesenia Grillo (aka Jessie) is a twenty-year veteran of the NYC lighting industry. She serves as a specification sales agent for O’Blaney Rinker and has extensive expertise managing numerous large-scale projects.
Arthur Young-Spivey, Creative Director of Technology, BluEdge
Arthur graduated from Pratt University with a degree in Industrial Design. He worked as a product designer before joining BluEdge (formerly known as National Reprographics) where he serves as Director of Technology. He specializes in 3D Scanning, 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping.
Quan Gan, Founder, Gantom Lighting and Controls
Quan Gan is an entrepreneur with a background in robotics and manufacturing from UC Berkeley and Stanford University, respectively. He worked in the corporate world for one year before quitting his job to become an entrepreneur in the themed entertainment industry. Since 2009, he has founded multiple entertainment technology companies including Gantom Lighting & Controls, which specializes in the world’s smallest controllable spotlights.
John Fox, President, Ascenti Lighting
John graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Architectural Engineering. He was awarded The Howard Brandston Award in 1992—a student lighting design education grant presented to students who demonstrate exceptional professional promise through the presentation of an original ingenious solution to a supplied design problem.
He is the President Of Ascenti Lighting and also serves as an IESNA Hospitality Facilities Committee Member.
Christopher Quigley, Principal, Agency Custom
Christopher was educated as an Interior Designer and Urban Designer. He has over 15 years of experience in custom architectural lighting and is the founder and CEO of Agency Custom, an agency that represents custom design manufacturers.