Silver Spring, MD - Lighting will be an important topic of discussion and education at the World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC), in Chicago, October 12-14, 2011, at the Navy Pier Convention Center, the National Lighting Bureau reports. Topics include:
Presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), the WEEC – now in its 34th year – is the most important global event of its kind. For free tickets to the event, visit http://www.aeecenter.org/weecexpo. For more information, go to www.energycongress.com.
- LED vs. Everything Else: Interior & Exterior,
- The Dollars and Sense of Lighting Controls,
- Fundamentals of Lighting Efficiency,
- An Update on Lighting Codes and Standards,
- LED-Based Intelligent Lighting Systems,
- Lighting Efficiency or Effectiveness, What's the Difference?
- Sustainable Lighting Practices (Electric and Daylighting),
- The Implications of LED Lighting on Building Design and Operations,
- Lighting Control Basics: Busting Myths and Avoiding Mistakes, and
- LED Product Reliability: What You Don't Know Can Hurt Projects.
Established in 1976, the National Lighting Bureau is an independent, not-for-profit, lighting-information source sponsored by professional societies, trade associations, manufacturers, and agencies of the U.S. government, including, among others:
For more information about the Bureau, visit www.nlb.org or contact its staff by telephone (301/587-9572) or e-mail (email@example.com).
- enLIGHTen America;
- GE Lighting;
- Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IES);
- Imperial Lighting Maintenance Company;
- interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies (NALMCO);
- Lighting Alternatives, Inc.;
- Lighting Controls Association;
- Lutron Electronics Company, Inc.;
- National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA);
- National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA);
- OSRAM SYLVANIA; and
- U.S. General Services Administration.