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Update on Lighting Industry Events

Lighting Industry Event Update


Check out our latest updates on lighting industry events. If you have an event that you would like to add to our Events page or have updates about events currently on our list, please share the information in the comments below or email us ( with details.

WILD – Lamplighter Bystander Training
September 12, 2023
Registration: $20 for non-members or FREE for WILD members

The webinar is provided by Alteristic, a non-profit committed to preventing all forms of interpersonal violence in professional environments. Alteristic is working directly with WILD to address the specific needs of our industry.

Participants will learn to:

  • Recognize and respond to behaviors that could lead to or constitute harassment
  • Acknowledge barriers that may prevent action and develop realistic options for intervening, and
  • Identify ways you can utilize your sphere of influence to establish a climate of dignity and respect

There will be three small-group workshops following the webinar for those interested in continuing to develop skills in this area.

DLC Controls Summit “Unlocking the Potential of Networked Lighting Controls”
September 26 – 27, 2023
Detroit, MI
$349.00 – Early bird rate, expires September 5, 2023
Note: Hotel reservation negotiated rate of $274+ tax (currently 15%) is available until 5:00PM EST on Monday, September 4.

“Unlocking the Potential of Networked Lighting Controls,” is a collaborative event for lighting and energy efficiency professionals to ideate on a clear path forward for networked lighting controls. Find details on who should attend as well as the conference agenda here.

An escape room challenge is scheduled for Day 2 of the event. Participants will configure a network lighting (NLC) system on a deadline. The goal is to create a shared understanding of the challenges trade allies face on job sites. Afternoon sessions will build on the lessons learned during the challenge.

ArchLIGHT Summit
September 19 & 20, 2023
Dallas, TX
·      Expo – Free
·      Courses $50 for a Day Pass

ArchLIGHT Summit is  dedicated to delivering a dynamic, interactive, inclusive and collaborative experience for lighting designers and specifiers, interior designers and architects.

ArchLIGHT Summit is presenting two days of courses and a trade expo at Dallas Market Center.
Sessions topics include Controls, Lighting Design, and Light Justice.

November 14, 2023
New York, NY
Registration: Free

NYControlled is a controls-focused event for lighting professionals wanting to learn about the latest developments in controls technology and see new products from the top manufacturers in the industry.

As of mid-August, 20 vendors have been approved for the trade show portion of the event. Registration, course topics, and information on CEU credits will be available soon. Subscribe to LightNOW to stay up-to-date on event news!

March 14 -15 Virtual Sessions
March 19 – 20 In Person Sessions & Trade Show
New York, NY

There is still time to submit a proposal to LEDucation to present a session at the March events. The deadline is September 1st. Speaker benefits include free admission to the trade show and conference as a well as a free hotel night. Details on topic areas of interest and how to apply are available here.


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