June LIGHTOVATION Seminars
 
 
Wednesday, June 21
How Consumers Shop for Lighting
Panel: Larry Lauck, executive vice president, ALA; Tim Stumm, Lights Fantastic;  Denise Duncan, general manager, Lighting Etc.
Time: 11 a.m. - Noon
Credit: 1 CLC Credit 
Fee: $49 ALA Members/ASID  $79 Non Member 
Location: WTC 345, ALA Seminar Center
Panelists will explore the results of ALA’s recently conducted consumer research and what this information means to ALA showrooms and the lighting industry.
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Thursday, June 22  - Connected Lighting Day
Join ALA and DMC for Connected Lighting Day. All of Thursday’s seminars will be held in Trade Mart 4804, Light + Technology Center
 
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Your Customer is Ready for the Smart Home
Instructor: Lori Arnold, President & Owner of Coldwell Banker Apex, Realtors
Time: 10 – 11 a.m.
Attendees will learn about who is buying smart home products, how they are controlling them, and the most valued benefits of these technologies. They will also find out what incentivizes customers to purchase smart home products and how much they are willing to spend on them.
 
Lighting’s Role in the Internet of Things
Instructor: Beatrice Witzgall, CEO and founder, LumiFi
Time: 2 – 3 p.m.
In this session, one of the IoT’s biggest innovators in the lighting industry will share insight on the benefits and cost efficiencies of smart and connected lightin gin the home, as well as security considerations and other pitfalls in this exciting new lighting landscape.
 
Collaboration and the Connected Home
Panel Discussion
Time: 4 – 5 p.m.
A team of well-known and highly respected ALA, American Society of Interior Designers and Customer Electronic Design & Installation Association member experts will exchange ideas and suggestions for putting today’s coolest lighting and technology solutions into place in the easiest and best ways possible
 
 
Friday, June 23
Lighting and the Visual Environment for the Aging and Low-vision Population
Instructor: Terry McGowan, FIES, LC
Time: 11 a.m.. – 12:30 p.m.
Credit: 1 CLC Credit 
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Fee: $49 ALA Members/ASID  $79 Non Member 
Location: WTC 345, ALA Seminar Center
As the elderly population continues to expand, there is more to learn about lighting for the elderly and how to tailor your products and services to respond to their particular lighting needs.  This session will include:
 
·        The implications of new research on lighting for vision and health.
·        Need-to-know information about residential lighting design and applications as found in the new IES Lighting Standard “Lighting and the Visual Environment for Seniors and the Low Vision Population”
·        A discussion about the product and services needed  by ALA manufacturers and retailers to serve and expand their business for this growing elderly demographic
* New IES book will be given to attendees