The Illuminating Engineering Society has announced a Call for Papers for its 2011 annual conference to be held October 30-November 1, 2011 at the Hilton Austin Hotel in Austin, TX.

Authors of papers regarding the art, science and practice of illumination are invited to submit their papers for possible presentation for the conference, the theme for which is “Lessons in Sketching: From Master Classes to Global Lighting Solutions.”

The IES Papers Committee especially encourages submission of papers covering a wide range of topics in both research and application. Papers may be submitted in two different categories, (1) Oral presentation (up to 5000 words) and (2) Poster presentation (4 pages maximum). The number of papers that will be accepted for a formal oral presentation is limited. Recently published papers (Leukos, etc.) may be proposed for a conference presentation.

The deadline for proposals is May 27, 2011.

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