The National Association of Innovative Lighting Distributors (NAILD), a strategic partner of the IES, will be delivering educational content as part of “pre-conference” on August 19th. NAILD Innovation is a day of sessions focused on the following topics:
9 AM ET: Selling Solar From Fixtures to Panels
Featuring: David Gershaw of Solera Solar Lighting and Mike Thalhimer of All Energy Solar, moderated by Get a Grip on Lighting
10:30 AM ET: UV-C Lighting – Are We Ready for Industry Wide Deployment?
Featuring: Fred Van Lierop & Karl Platzer of UV Lamp Consulting, Oliver Lawal of Aquisense, Jim Colantoni of Puro Lighting, and Bernard Erickson of FSGI moderated by Get a Grip on Lighting
12 PM ET: The Future of Legacy Lighting
Featuring: Chris Siegel, Alan Karen and Mark Corocan from SATCO, Tom Ciurczak of BLC International, Inc., Sid Phillips of Professional Lighting, and Cory Schneider of Lighting Unlimited Inc. moderated by Get a Grip on Lighting
1 PM ET: Can Distributors Actually Sell Healthy Lighting Systems?
Featuring Dr. Mariana Figueiro of Rensselaer, Dr. Andrea Wilkerson of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Deborah Burnett of Benya Burnett Consultancy, Henrick Clauson of Fagerhult, & Ray Molony of Lux Review, moderated by Get a Grip on Lighting
2:30 PM ET: The China Question…A Round Table Discussion From The Lighting Perspective. Should distributors choose domestically manufactured products as a matter of principle?
Featuring: Ellis Yan of TCP, Margaret Wong of McWong Inc, & Antony Corrie of Fulham
4 PM ET: Takin’ It To The Streets
Featuring: Jim Benya & Deborah Burnett of Benya Burnett Consultancy discusses the relevance and merits of the previous topics and more with Get a Grip on Lighting.
These educational sessions provided by NAILD are available to IES Annual Conference attendees at no cost. All conference registrants will automatically receive the login information for NAILD Innovation sessions.