Registration is now open for the Illuminating Engineering Society’s (IES) conferences. Information about each event and the registration links are available via the society’s newly designed website.

The IES annual conference will take place in Portland, Ore., August 10 – 12, 2017. The conference theme is “My Light,” and aims to bring “focus to the impact of light on our personal health and well-being.” Educational sessions “on the art, design, science, and research of lighting…” are “relevant to lighting professionals, lighting educators, and other design disciplines.”

The IES Street and Area Lighting conference will take place September 10 – 13, 2017 in Austin, Tx. The conference focuses on “…improving the outdoor lighting business of electric utilities and energy service companies…” and is geared toward “…managers, technical and marketing specialists, lighting consultants and engineers from electric utilities, municipalities, cooperatives, energy service companies and manufacturers.”