Courtesy IALD Seattle

The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) is now seeking seminar proposals for its annual conference—IALD Enlighten Americas 2018—to be held Oct. 11 – 13 at the Motif Seattle in Seattle. The two-day conference is organized around sessions that fall into one of three topic areas: Art, Science, or Professional Tools. Seminar proposals can be for sessions 30, 60, or 90 minutes in length. The IALD is also seeking proposals for two hands-on workshops: a student workshop two hours in length, and an advanced workshop for lighting designers two to four hours in length. The deadline for proposals has been extended to Jan. 8, 2018, is Jan. 2, 2018, and are to be submitted via the online entry portal:

All questions should be addressed to Theresa Nissen, IALD Director of Training + Professional Development by phone—312.527.3677—or by email: [email protected].