Conference

The World's Largest Annual Lighting Conference

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The Pre-Conference LIGHTFAIR Institute® and LIGHTFAIR Conference five-day program features over 70 courses and more than 140 speakers totaling more than 190 hours with accreditation.

Continuing Education Credits Information

All course registrations include FREE entrance to the LIGHTFAIR Exhibit Hall [not applicable to Non-Exhibiting Manufacturers].

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Pre-Conference - May 6 - May 7, 2018

  • LIGHTFAIR INSTITUTE®
    Intensive courses and workshops of instruction on selected topics relating to a particular field within lighting. Choose one-day or two-day highly focused immersion courses or select three-hour workshops on a variety of topics.

Conference - May 8 - May 10, 2018

  • SEMINARS
    90-minute lectures on specified topics
  • EXHIBITOR-LED LUNCH & LEARN SEMINARS
    90-minute seminar, plus lunch
  • CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS
    3-hour workshops
  • FORUMS
    Variety of 60-minute Forum sessions
  • 60-MINUTE SESSIONS
    Shorter educational offerings

Conference Levels

  1. FOUNDATIONAL - Limited lighting experience
  2. INTERMEDIATE - Moderate technical and/or design knowledge; equivalent of IES ED 150; up to 10 years working in lighting industry
  3. ADVANCED - Advanced technical or design knowledge and/or experience; 10+ years experience in lighting
  4. GENERAL - Applies to all audiences

Course Handouts

In an effort to be environmentally friendly, PRINTED HANDOUTS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE ONSITE for any seminars and workshops. Only the in-depth 1-day and 2-day Institute courses will have printed handouts provided to participants at the Conference. All other course handouts – for all workshops and seminars – will be available online for registered course attendees to download prior to the Conference via their registration login.

Tracks for 2018

Stay tuned to find out what tracks will be a part of the Conference.