Energy Efficiency Courses

  • 2020 IES Society and Staff Update

    The annual update is kicked off with the Strategic Plan, Society Awards including Louis B Marks, Medal, DSA, Fellows, and the Presidential Awards. Immediately following, the IES Staff provides perspective on the year's efforts in Outreach, Research, Education and Standards, ending with a special preview of the IES online Lighting Library.

  • 2020 Light for Life: Bioluminescence, the glow of life

    In this session of Light for Life, the Asociación Colombiana de Luminotecnia presents "Bioluminescence, the glow of life" with Luis Espinel & Jorge Curtidor. “Light for Life” is a global conversation about the impact of light on the lives of humans, plants, and animals. As hosts of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated 17 webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world. No CEU is offered for this presentation.

  • 2020 Light for Life: Integrate electric lighting and daylighting to provide high-quality light for life

    In this session of Light for Life, the National Research Council of Canada presents "Integrate electric lighting and daylighting to provide high-quality light for life" with Jennifer A. Veitch. “Light for Life” is a global conversation about the impact of light on the lives of humans, plants, and animals. As hosts of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated 17 webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world. No CEU is offered for this presentation.

  • 2020 Light for Life: Let there be dark - Ecological consequences of light pollution and mitigation for nature conservation in Israel

    In this session of Light for Life, The Society of Electrical, Electronics and Engineers in Israel presents "Let there be dark"- Ecological consequences of light pollution and mitigation for nature conservation in Israel" with Noam Leader. “Light for Life” is a global conversation about the impact of light on the lives of humans, plants, and animals. As hosts of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated 17 webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world. No CEU is offered for this presentation.

  • 2020 Light for Life: Light and Life in Mexico City - An Integrated Project

    In this session of Light for Life, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México presents "Light and Life in Mexico City - An Integrated Project" with Ana Maria Cetto. “Light for Life” is a global conversation about the impact of light on the lives of humans, plants, and animals. As hosts of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated 17 webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world.

  • 2021 Light for Life: Circling in on the Circular Economy

    In this session of Light for Life, IES Australia and New Zealand present "Circling in on the Circular Economy". With Nikita Kalia, explore ways to consider elements of lighting: packaging, fixtures, replacement parts, etc. through the lens of circular economy and sustainability principles. As of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world.

  • 2021 Light for Life: Lighting and Public Health

    In this session of Light for Life, the CIE presents "Lighting and Public Health", John O'Hagan interprets examples of the intersection of individual health concerns and lighting. In this accessible, informative session John covers where we've been - and where we could go - in understanding the complex relationship between light and the human body. As hosts of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world.

  • 2021 Light for Life: Little Sun- The Power of the Sun, Art, and Creativity to Shape a Sustainable Future for All of Us

    In this session of Light for Life, Felix Hallwachs presents "Little Sun- The Power of the Sun, Art, and Creativity to Shape a Sustainable Future for All of Us". Go on a journey through art and inspiration that lead to the creation of LIttle Sun - this small design, big impact solar light that will encourage you to see the access to light and energy around the world in a whole new way. As of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world.

  • 2021 Light for Life: The Dark Side of Light: Analysis of Light Pollution Related to its Emission Function

    In this session of Light for Life, IES of Mexico City presents "The Dark Side of Light: Analysis of Light Pollution Related to its Emission Function" with Dr. Héctor Antonio Solano Lamphar. Through technical analysis of incidental and permanently installed lighting learn about skyglow in cities of different population densities. As of this collaborative webinar series, the IES facilitated webinars with curated content from partner organizations around the world.

  • A Machine for Light: The Building as Luminaire

    This webinar will demonstrate how light remains a driving force in architecture, and how lighting designers and architects can collaborate to create better lighting and better buildings.