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The latest news, personnel notes, business developments and buzz-worthy announcements from around the industry.


LightFair Reimagines Attendee Experience

LightFair International has announced new programming and amenities, as well as a reimagined tradeshow layout and streamlined conference at LightFair 2020, set to take place May 3-7, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Read More

2019 Progress Rerport

2019 Progress Report

The 2019 Progress Report is here. The Progress Committee’s mission is to keep in touch with developments in the art and science of lighting throughout the world and prepare a yearly report of achievements for the Society. Read More

LIGHT Boston Accepting Design Submissions

LIGHT Boston Accepting Design Submissions

Do you have any creative ideas for lighting historic bridges? Now’s your chance. Read More


Signify to Acquire Cooper Lighting Solutions

Signify has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Eaton to acquire Cooper Lighting Solutions for $1.4 billion. Read More

the Value Porposition

The Value Proposition: Using Data to Avoid Disappointment and Meet Client Expectations

We’re all learning together as the lighting industry shifts to more complex systems Read More

The California Lighting Technology Center

Universities Partner to Explore Design Specs For Healthcare, Assisted Living

The California Lighting Technology Center has announced a new, targeted collaborative with the Lighting Research and Innovation Center at King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) in Thailand to co-develop circadian lighting design specifications for patient healthcare and assisted living applications. Read More

Cooper Lighting Solutuions

Eaton’s New Name Revealed

Eaton announced late last month that it has chosen Cooper Lighting Solutions as the name for the anticipated lighting business spinoff. Read More


White Paper Tackles Cybersecurity

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) published NEMA CPSP 3-2019 Cyber Hygiene Best Practices Part 2, a new white paper that identifies industry best practices and guidelines that electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers may consider when providing cybersecurity information to their customers. Read More

Paul Tarricone

Editor’s Note: Great Moments in History

A look at how the DOE and new IES Fellow James Brodrick helped spark the LED Revolution. Read More

Lutron NYC

Lutron Opens Experience Center in New York

Lutron debuted its new Commercial Experience Center in Manhattan during a two-day event in September. Read More