Technical Committees

IES invites you to volunteer and offer your recommendations on IES events, help recognize achievement in the lighting industry or develop the next generation of lighting professionals by submitting an application for a technical committee of your choice. You can explore technical committees on this page, or go to the quick application form here.

 

 

56 total

Aged and Partially Sighted Lighting Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting in eldercare facilities and senior living environments.

  last person joined 3 months ago

Assembly and Performance Lighting Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting performance facilities, including lighting controls and effects.

  last person joined 2 days ago

Aviation Lighting Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting spaces and functions involved in the operation of aircraft and spacecraft.

  last person joined 2 months ago

Aviation Lighting Events Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting spaces and functions involved in the operation of aircraft and spacecraft.

  last person joined 2 days ago

BIM Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee reviews Building Information Management practices for lighting.

  last person joined one month ago

Color Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches the science and effects of color in lighting and develops methods for describing/quantifying color qualities of light.

  last person joined 2 months ago

Computer Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops standard formats for input data to be used in lighting calculation software.

  last person joined 4 months ago

Daylight Metrics Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee develops metrics and criteria to measure and assess the daylight quality and performance of various building designs.

  last person joined 2 months ago

Daylighting Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for daylighting through the dual use of daylight and electric lighting controls.

  last person joined 4 days ago

Discomfort Glare in Outdoor Nighttime Environments Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee was formed to define a glare metric that can be used by lighting designers to determine if glare will exist at off-site viewing locations.

  last person joined 5 months ago

Edu-Lib-Ofc Lighting Committee  

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  last person joined 2 days ago

Energy Efficiency Lighting Programs Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for design-based energy efficiency programs.

  last person joined one month ago

Healthcare Facilities Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting in healthcare facilities.

  last person joined 5 months ago

Horticultural Lighting Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for horticultural lighting using climate-based annual daylighting and electric lighting with lighting and shading controls.

  last person joined 3 months ago

Hospitality Facilities Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting in hospitality facilities.

  last person joined one month ago

Industrial Lighting Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for lighting in industrial facilities.

  last person joined 3 months ago

Internet of Things Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices and standards that encompass connectivity in the built environment through the implementation of lighting products and lighting equipment.

  last person joined 5 months ago

Light and Human Health Committee  

Summarize state of the art research on the circadian, neuroendocrine and neurobehavioral effects of ocular light exposure; propose recommendations for the measurement, quantification and reporting of light in the context of these ‘non-visual’ responses to light; propose fundamental principles on the properties of light that should be considered in applications of light affecting circadian, neuroendocrine and neurobehavioral systems or more broadly, human physiology, behavior and health; review documents generated by the IES that are light and health related.

  last person joined 5 months ago

Light Sources Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for evaluating and selecting light sources and systems.

  last person joined one month ago

Lighting Commissioning Committee  

Scope: This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices for the commissioning of lighting systems in the built environment, and for compliance with Owner’s Project Requirements.

  last person joined 26 days ago