Member News

Member News 2019-12-05T15:32:01-06:00

2020 IES Society Award Recipients

It gives the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) great pleasure to recognize this year’s recipients of our highest society awards. These awards are given annually to recognize outstanding individuals through a variety of award programs. [...]

Architectural Lighting Works (ALW) Joins BIOS Illuminated Program ALW Launches BIOS SkyBlue® Technology

Architectural Lighting Works (ALW) has partnered with BIOS Lighting, offering the lighting industry access to a full suite of circadian lighting solutions, designed around human biology. The combination of ALW’s robust and versatile product [...]

Panasonic Lighting Americas Promotes New President with Commitment to End-to-End LED Lighting Solutions

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 19, 2020) – Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc., the parent company for Douglas Lighting Controls, Inc. and Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., recently announced the promotion of Ty Anderson to President of [...]

Pompeo Group Presents A Free Webinar: “Job Search In The ‘New Normal’”

Welcome to the “new normal”, the COVID 19 pandemic has created an unprecedented number of jobseekers. This no cost Webinar is aimed at both new and experienced candidates to help them understand how [...]

TRULY GREEN SOLUTIONS Launches New Brand: TGS Sports

Introducing the launch of TGS Sports, a TGS company, the new sports lighting brand founded to meet the needs of every sport venue imaginable. TGS Sports offers superior fixtures with layout design assistance to [...]

NLB Collects Incandescent Bulbs to Help Battle Rare Disease

Brentwood, TN (June 12, 2020) – The National Lighting Bureau (NLB) has collected 1,200 incandescent lightbulbs for the American Porphyria Foundation (APF). With an initial goal of 500 bulbs, the NLB was able to nearly [...]

Panasonic Lighting Americas and Pointr Join Forces to Offer End-to-End Connected Deep Location Lighting Solutions

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 11, 2020) – Panasonic Lighting Americas, Inc., recently announced a strategic solution partnership with Pointr, a leader in deep location platforms. The new partnership enables an offering of end-to-end connected lighting [...]

Tech cruise ships could implement to combat spread of coronavirus: far-UVC sanitation by Healthè, contact tracing

Today, the world faces an unmatched challenge: the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected nearly 6 million people, according to Johns Hopkins data.

Bartco Lighting Integrates BIOS SkyBlue® Technology in New Linear Product Line-Swell

Bartco Lighting + BIOS Lighting Solutions Bartco Lighting and BIOS Lighting are partnering together to bring simple human-centric lighting solutions to commercial, hospitality and institutional spaces across the U.S. Bartco Lighting is proud to [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Taps RepFiles to Deliver Marketing & Sales Content to Agents

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 11, 2020) – Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic family of companies, is now delivering sales and marketing collateral to their sales [...]

IALD Reschedules 2020 Enlighten Conferences

Due to continued concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainties around what the situation will be in October and November of 2020, the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) has decided to reschedule both [...]

Healthé, IES Recognized in CNN Report

(CNN) - Donald Milton tests people for colds and flu in his lab at the University of Maryland. Among other experiments, his students use a "sneeze machine" to measure how far viruses fly out [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Partners with Ascend Sales & Marketing, LLC

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 20, 2020) – Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced a partnership with Ascend Sales & Marketing, LLC.  Based [...]

NALMCO Announces Release of April Issue of LM&M Magazine

Ankeny, IA | April 20, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the April Issue of Lighting Management and Maintenance (LM&M) Magazine. LM&M, the official [...]

Fred Maxik, Healthe Founder and CTO, Talks About How UV Light Can Help Fight The Spread of COVID-19

Fred Maxik talks about the potential role UV light can play in helping the fight against COVID-19 and sanitizing public places.

IES Releases New Report on Germicidal Ultraviolet (GUV) and How it Could Reduce the Spread of COVID-19

New York, NY, April 17, 2020. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and a wave of seemingly conflicting statements and opinions about the disinfection capabilities and safety of GUV, the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES, [...]

IDA and IES Announce Strategic Collaboration to Advance Quality Lighting to Reduce Light Pollution

New York, NY, April 16, 2020. The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) announce a strategic collaboration to address the global issue of light pollution that negatively affects our environment [...]

Steve DeBlasi Joins Universal Lighting Technologies as Director of Distribution Sales for Western United States & Canada

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 14, 2019) – Universal Lighting Technologies Inc., a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced the addition of Steve DeBlasi as the Director of Distribution Sales in the Western [...]

Statement from the NEMA Lighting Systems Division

April 2, 2020 The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and Members of its Lighting Systems Division, support the determination that electrical products/systems and medical imaging devices are “essential manufacturing” pursuant to the Department of [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies Partners with ESL-Spectrum Lighting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 1, 2020) – Universal Lighting Technologies, a global leader in commercial lighting and a member of the Panasonic family of companies, recently announced a partnership with ESL-Spectrum Lighting. Based in Indianapolis, [...]

Universal Lighting Technologies — Message to our Customers

Valued Customers, Like you, we are dealing with the uncertainty of the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. As we continue to monitor the evolving situation, we remain steadfastly focused on our commitment to the health [...]

IES Live Webinar Series

Each month the IES presents a live webinar with topics beneficial to IES Members and others in the lighting community.

NALMCO Spring Seminar Experiences Record-Breaking Success

Ankeny, IA | March 9, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) hosted their annual Spring Seminar on March 3-5, 2020 in Atlanta, GA, sponsored by Acuity Brands. This year, attendance was [...]

NALMCO Hosting Spring Seminar March 3-5, 2020

Ankeny, IA | February 26, 2020 The interNational Association of Lighting Management Companies® (NALMCO®) is hosting their annual Spring Seminar on March 3-5, 2020 in Atlanta, GA, sponsored by Acuity Brands. Participants will have ample [...]

LRC Tests Validate GE Current’s Hybrid UV Lighting System

LRC Evaluates Hybrid UV Lighting System to Reduce Healthcare-Associated Infections People who visit hospitals are expecting care and treatment, not additional complications, yet approximately 1 in 25 patients contract healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) in U.S. [...]