Outdoor Public Spaces Committee

Committee Group: Lighting Applications
Statement of Purpose
This Technical Committee researches and develops best practices providing flexible, pedestrian-oriented outdoor lighting to enhance vision and minimize environmental impact.
Committee Scope Parameters
  • Included subject matter: The scope includes recommendations for light levels, glare, adaptation, spectrum, and contrast and addresses safety, timing, and perceived security.
  • Excluded subject matter: This committee does not cover vehicular applications of outdoor lighting or specific applications of outdoor lighting addressed by other IES committees.