Dec 15, 2016

The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD)The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) is seeking experts in lighting, design, architecture, building integration, business practice/management, and related fields to present at Enlighten Americas 2017, October 12-14 2017 at the Grand Hyatt Denver in Denver.

To be considered as a conference speaker, you must submit your proposal via the online submission site by January 9, 2017. Presentations will only be accepted online at (this URL is case sensitive).

Enlighten Americas 2017 will feature a two-day conference program following a three-track system, featuring courses in the Art, Science and Professional Tools tracks. IALD is also looking for proposals for the two-hour student workshop.

The conference is intended to challenge traditional thought, identify trends/current pressures and motivate attendees to think “outside the box.” Seminars and workshops should be aimed at an experienced/advanced level. The audience will include lighting specifiers, lighting manufacturers and representatives, as well as architects, interior designers, educators and students.

IALD encourages submission of sessions including lectures, group discussions, panels, workshops, breakouts and much more. Share as many details about your proposed format as possible in your proposal to allow the Content Advisory Group to determine the best time slot for your session.