The Raleigh Section has an active calendar that includes various educational courses as well as multiple opportunities to network and socialize with industry peers. To keep abreast with our upcoming events follow the calendar below.

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2022 Street and Area Lighting Conference @ Hyatt Regency Dallas
Oct 10 – Oct 13 all-day

Location: Hyatt Regency Dallas
300 Reunion Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207

The IES Street and Area Lighting Conference is the only forum of its kind specific to the interests and challenges facing outdoor lighting professionals, with attendees gathering from across the globe to represent utilities, municipalities, DOTs, research firms, and more. This year, we are delighted to welcome Mark Lien as our keynote speaker.

The IES is excited to announce that registration is officially open for the 2022 IES Street and Area Lighting Conference, taking place in Dallas, Texas! As always, the Society’s priority is the health and safety of the lighting community, and we have enhanced our safety guidelines to ensure that everyone has a safe and enjoyable experience.

Visit our website for program updates, registration rates and travel details.

We can’t wait to reconnect with you, and look forward to providing a top-notch educational experience filled with training classes, seminars, networking sessions, and more dedicated to the improvement of outdoor lighting.

2022 IES Raleigh Section Tradeshow @ Frontier RTP
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

2022 IES Raleigh Section Trade Show

The IES Raleigh Section would like to invite you to attend a local Tabletop Trade Show event taking place October 14th at The Frontier RTP, 800 Park Offices Dr., Research Triangle, NC 27709. This is a great way for our local lighting community to come together and learn about the latest lighting and control technologies in the industry.

Join us for table top presentations, lunch, and special prize drawings (be sure to bring lots of business cards!). We will have approximately 20 tables where local, regional and national representatives will display and discuss their lighting and control products and/or services.

Additionally, our IES Raleigh Section will have a table where we welcome you to ask questions regarding IES membership. Emerging professionals (in lighting less than 5 years) are eligible for a significant IES membership discount!

A $5.00 per person attendee registration fee can be paid prior to the show or at the door using a credit card or cash. A box lunch will be provided for all attendees.

Hurry and register today to reserve your spot!

At the Event: Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to allow for parking and registration. When you arrive, be sure to follow signs inside the building on the FIRST FLOOR for “Classrooms A & B” we’ll see you at the show!

Webinar: LP-16: Documenting Control Intent Narratives and Sequence of Operations
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for an overview of the concepts in ANSI/IES LP-16: Documenting Control Intent Narratives and Sequences of Operations. Intended for a variety of users in the lighting community, LP-16 is a reference manual of best practices on how design intent is included in the project documentation and communicated to the construction and commissioning teams. Learn directly from the Co-Chair of the committee about LP-16, ask questions during our live Q&A, and receive a 10% discount with registration to purchase the standard from our Webstore.

Webinar participants are eligible for one (1) IES Continuing Education Unit (CEU).


Lyn GomesLyn Gomes, DPR Construction
Lyn is an MEP Coordinator for DPR Construction. She uses her 20+ years of experience to start up and build quality into integrated systems for HVAC, electrical/lighting, control systems, fire protection, backup power, and technology. In her spare time (lol), she’s the chair for the update to DG-16 (the standard for lighting/controls commissioning), on the board of the Building Commissioning Association as well as co-chair of the annual conference, co-chair for the new standard on control sequences for lighting control systems (LP-16), teaches classes on lighting controls, and supports Techbridge, an afterschool STEM program.

Shoshanna A. SegalShoshanna A. Segal, Luminous Flux
Shoshanna is the senior designer at Hartranft Lighting Design. Ms. Segal is among the first lighting professionals in the world to receive the international certification, CLD having demonstrated mastery in seven domains of lighting design as established by the CLD Global organization and the International Association of Lighting Designers. Shoshanna has served on the lighting design faculties of the Fashion Institute of Technology and the New York School of Interior Design. She was a significant contributor to ANSI/IES LP-16, the standard for lighting control system sequences of operation. She is a frequent speaker on architectural lighting design and control and sits on multiple technical committees for the IES. Ms. Segal is a professional member of the I.A.L.D. and is a LEED Accredited Professional.

IES Raleigh Section Winter Holiday Party @ Frontier RTP - Building 800
Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Details to come