IALD INTERNATIONAL NEWS
DON'T MISS LIGHTING DESIGN'S GALA EVENING
Get excited for the year's most exciting night in lighting design excellence! The IALD Education Trust Benefit Dinner + Annual IALD International Lighting Design Awards Presentation provides an unprecedented opportunity to network among the world's most renowned lighting designers while supporting education in lighting design. BOOK YOUR SPACE TODAY.
MEMBER NEEDS SURVEY AVAILABLE NOW
On 19 February, IALD launched its biennial Member Needs Survey. The survey is fielded to over 4,000 lighting design professionals around the world, and marks an important opportunity for lighting designers to speak out on the progress of the association in supporting the profession. The survey is open to current and former IALD members, as well as nonmember lighting designers. If you fit the bill, but didn't get the link, please let us know.
SAVE THE DATE FOR CHASE THE DARK 2015
It's official - the international lighting community will once again "Chase the Dark" on 1 October 2015. Each year, IALD members create temporary lighting displays during a 24 hour period as the sun sets westward across the globe in an event generously sponsored by acdc LED. The results are captured via social media to display the creativity and diversity of the lighting deisgn profession. Mark your calendars!
IALD ENLIGHTEN AMERICAS 2015 HOTEL BLOCK NOW OPEN
The hotel room block for IALD Enlighten Americas 2015 is now open. Check the booking web site at iald.me/enam2015hotel to book, modify or cancel your hotel reservations and receive updated information about the event. Stay tuned for more conference information.
IALD COLLEGE OF FELLOWS NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS
The IALD College of Fellows honors IALD members for valuable contributions to the art and sicence of lighting design and for continued service to the IALD. Nominations for the 2015 IALD College of Fellows are now being accepted. CLICK HERE to learn more.
IALD ANNOUNCES ITS PATRON SPONSORSHIP OF THE 2015 INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF LIGHT
Learn more about the IALD's global support of light in the built environment via the International Year of Light at iald.me/2015IYL.
PHOTOS AVAILABLE FROM 2014 IALD ENLIGHTEN CONFERENCES
Visit the IALD Flickr or Facebook for photos from IALD Enlighten Americas 2014 in San Diego or IALD Enlighten Europe 2014 in Berlin.
LEARN HOW YOU CAN PREPARE FOR THE CERTIFIED LIGHTING DESIGNER PROGRAM
Learn more about the Certified Lighting Designer program (CLD) at the mini-site here on the IALD web page. The page has recently been updated with full information on the IALD Credentialing Task Force's action to date, updated Frequently Asked Questions, and information regarding what you can do now to prepare for the certification.
WINNERS ANNOUNCED OF 31ST ANNUAL IALD INTERNATIONAL LIGHTING DESIGN AWARDS
[PHOTO CREDIT : IN LUMINE TUO, UTRECHT, THE NETHERLANDS | LIGHTING DESIGN BY SPEIRS + MAJOR | PHOTOGRAPHY (C) JAMES NEWTON]
At a presentation on 4 June 2014, held in conjunction with the 2014 IALD Education Trust Benefit Dinner, the IALD announced the winners of the 31st Annual IALD International Lighting Design Awards, including the prestigious IALD Radiance Award for Excellence in Lighitng Design. A team of London-based lighting designers from the firm Speirs + Major took home the Radiance Award for their work on In Lumine Tuo, in Utrecht, The Netherlands [pictured right]. For more details on this year's winners, CLICK HERE.
NEW WAYS TO DONATE TO THE IALD EDUCATION TRUST
Visit iald.me/trustdonation to learn about some new and exciting ways you can help to further the future of lighting education.
STAY CONNECTED WITH IALD EVENTS IN YOUR AREA
IALD regions and chapters are more active than ever. Stay connected with the lighting design community by learning about IALD events in your area and reaching out to your region or chapter coordinator to get involved.
Pictured L-R: Mark Major, IALD, and Eddie Henry, ILP, speak to the IALD UK region on 4 March 2013 at the COLLABORATIVE LIGHTING event in London, UK.
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