Conference Emerging Professional Program

This year’s Emerging Professional Workshop will be held virtually on Friday, August 21, 2020. Due to our generous sponsors of the Emerging Professional (EP) Program, the IES is pleased to announce that this year's Emerging Professional Workshop program is free for all Students and EPs and the IES Annual Conference is free to attend for the first 300 Students and EPs! Register today to reserve your ability to participate.

If you are experiencing issues registering for any of the events, contact Marie Meacham

Here's what you can expect during the Emerging Professional Workshop:

Emerging Professional Workshop Schedule

August 21, 2020
11:00 AM-11:10 AM ET Opening of the 10th IES Annual Conference Emerging Professional event by IES president Antonio Garza
11:10 AM-11:45 AM ET "Diversity and Inclusion." Jennifer Jaques, Tanya Hernandez, Bernadette Boudreaux, Krystle Smith, and Ed Bartholomew.  
11:45 AM-12:30 PM ET " Lighting Designers Go Tech: VR & AR." Speakers: Kailey Lietzke and Jonathan Bartling.
12:30 PM-12:35 PM ET "Managing a Team and Fostering Collaboration Remotely" - a quick conversation with a lighting designer (by Sam Koerbel, Lytei)

1:00 PM-2:00 PM ET “Disruptors in lighting” Speakers: Nathalie Rozot, Sam Koerbel, Gary Trott, and Lars Christensen
2:00 PM-2:15 PM ET "One thing people don't know about lighting design" (by Sam Koerbel, Lytei)
2:15 PM-3:00 PM ET “Application of light and health research: how to do it right.” Mariana Figueiro
3:00 PM-3:05 PM ET “Meet Howard Brandston” (by Sam Koerbel, Lytei)
4:00-5:00 PM ET
Zoom room 1 – live discussion TBD
Zoom room 2 – live discussion TBD
Zoom room 3 – live discussion TBD
Zoom room 4 – live discussion TBD
Zoom room 5 – live discussion TBD
Zoom room 6 – live discussion TBD

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