Events

The San Diego 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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Feb
12
Wed
Design Build Process Annual Panel Discussion (Round Table) @ REXEL
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for one of our most popular meetings of the year:

Mar
11
Wed
IES Bowling Night @ Punch Bowl Social San Diego
Mar 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
IES Bowling Night @ Punch Bowl Social San Diego

Admission FREE but please RSVP on website sandiego.ies.org

Bowling, Ping Pong, and Happy Hour (food & libations)

Thanks to our sponsors: SCI Lighting, Cooper Lighting Solutions, Insight Lighting, Q-Tran, and Focal Point

Apr
23
Thu
[CANCELED] TM-30 Color Rendering Lunch & Learn @ REXEL
Apr 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm


Due to the COVID-19 situation, this event has been canceled. Our priority is not only the education of lighting professionals but to the health and well being of all our associates.

 

Speaker Adam Lamar of Soraa Presents TM-30 Color Rendering Course

Adam Lamar of Soraa will be presenting.

The presentation will include the following:

  • Color Basics
  • The Color Rendering Index
  • The Need for Change
  • An Introduction to TM-30
  • TM-30 Key Metrics/Interpreting Data

$25 includes lunch

AIA/CEU credit

May
19
Tue
2020 Fundamentals of Lighting Course @ ONLINE COURSE
May 19 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Fundamentals of Lighting (FOL) consists of 10 modules. Each module includes textual material, student handout pages for note-taking, quizzes, and additional references.

Dates/Education Topic:

  • Module 1 – Overview (History, Professional Practice, Physics, Vision, Color, Light and Health)
  • Module 2 – Electric light sources and Auxiliary Devices
  • Module 3 – Daylighting/Module 4 – Luminaires/Module 5 – Controls
  • Module 6 – lighting Metrics, Photometry, Calculations and rendering
  • Module 7 – Codes and Standards, Economics
  • Module 8 – Lighting Design Process and Techniques, Sustainability and Commissioning
  • Module 9 – Lighting for Interiors
  • Module 10 – Lighting for Exteriors

Dates: Every Tuesday from May 19th – June 16th
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: online course
Cost: Include pricing as follows: Early bird Registration until 5/5- $250, $300 thereafter. Pricing includes PDF course materials.

May
26
Tue
2020 Fundamentals of Lighting Course @ ONLINE COURSE
May 26 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Fundamentals of Lighting (FOL) consists of 10 modules. Each module includes textual material, student handout pages for note-taking, quizzes, and additional references.

Dates/Education Topic:

  • Module 1 – Overview (History, Professional Practice, Physics, Vision, Color, Light and Health)
  • Module 2 – Electric light sources and Auxiliary Devices
  • Module 3 – Daylighting/Module 4 – Luminaires/Module 5 – Controls
  • Module 6 – lighting Metrics, Photometry, Calculations and rendering
  • Module 7 – Codes and Standards, Economics
  • Module 8 – Lighting Design Process and Techniques, Sustainability and Commissioning
  • Module 9 – Lighting for Interiors
  • Module 10 – Lighting for Exteriors

Dates: Every Tuesday from May 19th – June 16th
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: online course
Cost: Include pricing as follows: Early bird Registration until 5/5- $250, $300 thereafter. Pricing includes PDF course materials.

May
28
Thu
[POSTPONED TBA] IES LIGHTEN UP – Design Challenge @ TBA
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
[POSTPONED TBA] IES LIGHTEN UP - Design Challenge @ TBA

Due to Coronavirus concerns, this event has been postponed. Our Section leadership is currently evaluating the program schedule for the remainder of the Spring.

The IES LIGHTEN UP! brings individuals within the design community together to engage, inspire and challenge one another to create a luminaire made from combining technology with everyday objects. LIGHTEN UP! is an exciting and rewarding experience – so take a breather from work, ‘lighten up’ and join the fun!

Jun
2
Tue
2020 Fundamentals of Lighting Course @ ONLINE COURSE
Jun 2 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Fundamentals of Lighting (FOL) consists of 10 modules. Each module includes textual material, student handout pages for note-taking, quizzes, and additional references.

Dates/Education Topic:

  • Module 1 – Overview (History, Professional Practice, Physics, Vision, Color, Light and Health)
  • Module 2 – Electric light sources and Auxiliary Devices
  • Module 3 – Daylighting/Module 4 – Luminaires/Module 5 – Controls
  • Module 6 – lighting Metrics, Photometry, Calculations and rendering
  • Module 7 – Codes and Standards, Economics
  • Module 8 – Lighting Design Process and Techniques, Sustainability and Commissioning
  • Module 9 – Lighting for Interiors
  • Module 10 – Lighting for Exteriors

Dates: Every Tuesday from May 19th – June 16th
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: online course
Cost: Include pricing as follows: Early bird Registration until 5/5- $250, $300 thereafter. Pricing includes PDF course materials.

Jun
9
Tue
2020 Fundamentals of Lighting Course @ ONLINE COURSE
Jun 9 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Fundamentals of Lighting (FOL) consists of 10 modules. Each module includes textual material, student handout pages for note-taking, quizzes, and additional references.

Dates/Education Topic:

  • Module 1 – Overview (History, Professional Practice, Physics, Vision, Color, Light and Health)
  • Module 2 – Electric light sources and Auxiliary Devices
  • Module 3 – Daylighting/Module 4 – Luminaires/Module 5 – Controls
  • Module 6 – lighting Metrics, Photometry, Calculations and rendering
  • Module 7 – Codes and Standards, Economics
  • Module 8 – Lighting Design Process and Techniques, Sustainability and Commissioning
  • Module 9 – Lighting for Interiors
  • Module 10 – Lighting for Exteriors

Dates: Every Tuesday from May 19th – June 16th
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: online course
Cost: Include pricing as follows: Early bird Registration until 5/5- $250, $300 thereafter. Pricing includes PDF course materials.

Jun
16
Tue
2020 Fundamentals of Lighting Course @ ONLINE COURSE
Jun 16 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The Fundamentals of Lighting (FOL) consists of 10 modules. Each module includes textual material, student handout pages for note-taking, quizzes, and additional references.

Dates/Education Topic:

  • Module 1 – Overview (History, Professional Practice, Physics, Vision, Color, Light and Health)
  • Module 2 – Electric light sources and Auxiliary Devices
  • Module 3 – Daylighting/Module 4 – Luminaires/Module 5 – Controls
  • Module 6 – lighting Metrics, Photometry, Calculations and rendering
  • Module 7 – Codes and Standards, Economics
  • Module 8 – Lighting Design Process and Techniques, Sustainability and Commissioning
  • Module 9 – Lighting for Interiors
  • Module 10 – Lighting for Exteriors

Dates: Every Tuesday from May 19th – June 16th
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Location: online course
Cost: Include pricing as follows: Early bird Registration until 5/5- $250, $300 thereafter. Pricing includes PDF course materials.

Jun
19
Fri
[POSTPONED TBD] IES Casino Night @ TBA
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
[POSTPONED TBD] IES Casino Night @ TBA

Due to Coronavirus concerns, this event has been postponed. Our Section leadership is currently evaluating the program schedule for the remainder of the Spring.

We are proud to announce the return of our highly popular Casino Night.