Events

The El Paso 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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May
19
Sun
2019 LIGHTFAIR International @ Pennsylvania Convention Center
May 19 – May 23 all-day
2019 LIGHTFAIR International @ Pennsylvania Convention Center

The connected future is yours to discover here: LIGHTFAIR® International 2019. The lighting and design industry’s source for all that is new and next. Where brilliant solutions in lighting, connectivity, design and integration will unfold in a synergy of light in life. In the unsurpassed resources of the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting event.

Aug
8
Thu
IES 2019 Annual Conference @ Omni Louisville Hotel
Aug 8 – Aug 10 all-day
IES 2019 Annual Conference @ Omni Louisville Hotel

The Illuminating Engineering Society’s Annual Conference August 8-10, 2019 in Louisville, Kentucky provides a range of educational programming—including workshops, seminars, immersive experiences, tours, networking, and paper and poster presentations—on the art, design, science, and research of lighting relevant to lighting professionals, educators, and related design disciplines. As always, professional education is paramount, with a broad selection of CEU credits available through participation at the conference.

The 2019 Annual Conference will endeavor to bring experiences, education, networking and inspiration together to foster personal and career growth.

We encourage you to make your Annual Conference 2019 hotel and air travel reservations as early as possible in order to take advantage of competitive fares. Room Block closes July 15, 2019.

WHY ATTEND?

The conference begins Thursday evening August 8 — Opening Night — with the Illumination Awards Gala, followed by two exciting days of accredited educational programs, networking, skill sharpening, product demonstrations and time to relax and enjoy the camaraderie of your peers, catch up with old friends and meet new people.


Theme

The theme for the 2019 IES Annual Conference is Light.Affect / Light.Effect. This expansive theme relates to numerous aspects of how light and darkness affect our vision, health, behavior and experience. The objective of the conference is to provide educational sessions and experiences relevant to the audience of lighting professionals, academics, and peripheral design disciplines. This year’s theme is bringing focus to the powerful interrelationships between light affects and light effects. In addition, the Conference program will also consist of technical papers and posters on a wide range of lighting-related topics.

Sep
19
Thu
Local Rebate Program @ Great American Steak Burger
Sep 19 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Hello Everyone,
We apologize for the short notice, however, we are having a Lunch with ClearResult this Thursday!!

Lunch is $25 for non-members and $20 for IES members
Click here to become an IES member.
***Cash or Check only for this event***

Sep
22
Sun
IES Street and Area Lighting Conference @ Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina
Sep 22 – Sep 25 all-day
IES Street and Area Lighting Conference @ Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina

CONFERENCE SCOPE

The IES Street & Area Lighting Conference is the only conference of its kind dedicated to improving the outdoor lighting business of electric utilities and energy service companies. We continue to provide an open forum for end -users facing the same questions regarding relevant products for specific application, lighting controls, benchmarks from other users in the lighting community, and milestones reached by municipalities, utilities and DOT’s. We strive to maintain a small community feel, creating a great opportunity to network with industry peers through seminars with speaker Q+A, breakout sessions to discuss issues in-depth, an exhibit hall and many networking events with speakers and peers in a comfortable and open atmosphere.

We encourage you to make your IES Street and Area Lighting Conference 2019 hotel and air travel reservations as early as possible in order to take advantage of competitive fares. Room Block closes August 29, 2019.

WHY ATTEND?

Our attendee base, over 900 and growing, includes managers, technical and marketing specialists, lighting consultants and engineers from electric utilities, municipalities, cooperatives, energy service companies and manufacturers. These outdoor lighting professionals come from across the country and the industry. All are vitally interested in learning about products and services and include decision-makers from investor-owned regulated electric utilities, unregulated marketing affiliates, cooperatives, municipal utilities and independent contractors and consultants.

Oct
17
Thu
IES El Paso Bi-Monthly Luncheon @ Great American Steak Burger
Oct 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

You are formally invited to join us at Great American Steak Burger on October 17th, 2019 for bi-monthly Luncheon. The topic for this Luncheon is John Busch Leviton EMCA Regional Sales Manager (Southwest Region); This lunch will be an overview of the 2015 IECC Energy Code.

Lunch is $25 for non-members and $20 for IES members.

Hope to see you there!! Please RSVP to wayne@rgisw.com to confirm your seat. First come first serve.

Nov
21
Thu
AC Direct Powered LED Lighting @ Garufa Steakhouse
Nov 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm

You are formally invited to join us at Garufa Steakhouse on November 21, 2019 for our Luncheon. The topic for this Luncheon is AC Direct Powered LED Lighting; Guest Speaker Ken Koos of Lite Sheet Inc. This presentation is an AIA approved course offering 1 CEU credit for those who need it. Please RSVP.

Lunch is $25 for non-members and $20 for IES members; WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING CHECKS AND CASH!!

Jan
16
Thu
BIOS @ Great American Steak Burger
Jan 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

WHO: Jim Smith PMC Lighting and Erica Voss (BIOS)
WHAT: BIOS
WHEN: January 16, 2020 @ 11:30AM
WHERE: Great American Steak Burger Westside Location: 701 S. Mesa Hills Dr. El Paso, TX, 79912

Lunch is $25 for non-members and $20 for IES members
*Link to become an IES member: https://www.ies.org/membership/join-the-ies/

Hope to see you there!! Please RSVP to wayne@rgisw.com to confirm your seat. First come first serve.