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Webinar: UV-C Disinfection for Air and Surfaces

November 11, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST

IES Fort Worth Section

The use of UV-C lighting for disinfection is not a new technology, however, it is now more prevalent than ever!  Join us as we learn what is UV-C lighting and how does it work; the safe usage of UV-C including new breakthroughs in COVID-19 research; where and how to use UV-C in various lighting applications; and how to determine dose calculations.

  • Why is disinfection important?
  • The power of UV-C light to disinfect
  • Applications
  • Safe usage of UV-C
  • UV-C dose calculations
  • Where to find more information

Speaker: Kevin Matthews
Kevin Matthews has over 20 years of experience in the lighting industry. He received a B.S. in Human Ecology, and minor in Business Administration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Most recently, he has spent the last 4 years of his career at Signify (formerly Philips Lighting), where he has held various roles within the Professional Luminaire group, focused on the commercial specification market. Currently, he is the National Specification Manager – Ventures, in which he is primarily focused on leading the specification efforts of UV-C, LiFi, 3D Printing, and BrightSights (smart poles). Kevin is NCQLP certified (LC), a past Vice President and past President of the Atlanta IES section, and has been a member of the Atlanta IES Board of Managers for the past 18+ years.


November 11, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CST
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