2019 IES Annual Conference – CALL FOR SPEAKERS

2019 IES Annual Conference – CALL FOR SPEAKERS

The theme for the 2019 IES Annual Conference is Light.Affect / Light.Effect. This expansive theme relates to numerous aspects of how light and darkness affect our vision, health, behavior and experience. The objective of the conference is to provide educational sessions and experiences relevant to the audience of lighting professionals, academics, and peripheral design disciplines. This year’s theme is bringing focus to the powerful interrelationships between light affects and light effects. Presentations are 30 minutes to 1 hour in length. Deadline for submissions is February 15, 2019.

Become an Annual Conference Speaker

2019 IES Annual Conference – Call for Papers and Posters is Now Open!
Proposals are being accepted for the following conference activities:

Technical Papers & Presentations

(30 minutes, including 5-8 minutes for questions)

Deadline for Submission – March 30, 2019

Peer Reviewed Conference Papers

There are two classes of presentations:

  1. 3000 words or less, with a maximum of 10 pages, submitted in the IES Conference paper format
  2. Technical Presentations (refereed by 3-page extended abstract which consists of up to 3 pages (maximum 800 Words). Authors are encouraged to include figures in their abstract to convey information on the details and/or findings that will be covered in the paper. No formal paper will be required for technical presentations accepted under this category.


Deadline for Submission April 15, 2019

To be presented in a poster session that is coupled with the manufacturer tabletop session.

Papers and abstracts can be submitted here.

AC Attendee Registration
Join some of the most influential leaders in lighting at the IES Annual Conference in Louisville, KY, August 8-10, 2019. The conference is attended by a diverse group of individuals who come from all areas of lighting. Make plans to attend. Registration is now open.

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