IES Mission Statement

“To improve the lighted environment by bringing together those with lighting
knowledge and by translating that knowledge into actions that benefit the public.”

2017 IESLA Calendar of Events

February 16, 2017
Save the date!!!
The IESLA presents the 22nd Annual Wally Whitney Memorial Product Fair
at the Shrine Auditorium on Thursday, February 16th, 2017.

March 2, 2017
A Tour and Overview of The Broad Museum’s
Exterior Lighting Design
With Lighting Designer Suzan Tillotson, winner of the
2016 IESNA Illumination Awards of Excellence and Merit


IES Education Seminar - Electricity for Lighting Practitioners

Thursday November 15, 2016

Presenter: Mark Seegel

This course offers an elementary review of electrical systems and components to help lighting professionals get a better understanding of electrical systems in buildings. This can help to understand how lighting fixtures interact within these systems of which they are a part and aid in discussions with electrical engineers to communicate more accurately.

$50.00 which includes course binder

Nov. 15th 6:00PM to 9:00PM

Louis Poulsen Showroom at the Helms Design Center
8745 Washington Boulevard, Suite E
Culver City, CA 90232

To Sign up and for more information contact:
Mark Duff at (213) 393-9730
IESLA Education Committee Chairperson,

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IESLA Neon Bus Cruise

Thursday November 17, 2016

Please join us for the popular award winning Neon Bus tour. From the classic movie marquees of downtown Los Angeles’ theater districts to the glittering lights of Hollywood and the glowing pagodas of Chinatown we will observe amazing examples of contemporary neon art as well as innovative electrical advertising. We will travel the streets of Los Angeles on the top deck of a convertible British Bus with a knowledgeable guide to enlighten and entertain us!

Time and meeting location:
Corner of 4th and Main (Downtown LA)

$45 for members
$55 for non-members

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