James Brodrick, PhD, and Stephen Jones have been selected to headline the LIGHTFAIR 2010 conference and Institute as the featured keynote speakers. They will address solid-state lighting and the impact of integrated design on the construction industry. Jones takes the stage on Monday, May 10—the opening day of the Institutes—and Brodrick follows on Tuesday, May 11.

How Integrated Design is Transforming the AEC Industry
Stephen A. Jones, Senior Director of McGraw-Hill Construction
Jones will discuss how modeling technologies, collaborative processes, sustainability objectives and high client expectations are creating an environment of change unlike anything the architecture, engineering and construction industry has ever experienced. With this in mind, Jones will share his perspective on the future of the industry with a particular focus on how it impacts lighting.
When: Monday, May 10, 12:15-1:45 p.m.
Where: Room N109

Solid-State Lighting: Preparing for the Opportunity
James Brodrick, PhD, SSL Program Manager of the U.S. Department of Energy
Brodrick will detail how LEDs and OLEDs are changing and rapidly affecting businesses in the industry. He will discuss how the market is evolving and how professionals can benefit from the improved efficacy, lighting quality and unique attributes of solid-state lighting.
Sponsored by: Cooper Lighting
When: Tuesday, May 11, 12:15-1:45 p.m.
Where: Room N109

Attendees can participate as part of their Institute registration or by purchasing individual tickets. Registration for both Institutes and the keynote luncheons is online here. LFI 2010 is scheduled for May 10-14, 2010 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The Daylighting Institute and the LIGHTFAIR Institute take place Monday, May 10 – Tuesday, May 11, 2010 and the Conference occurs Wednesday, May 12 – Friday, May 14, in conjunction with the trade show days.