DOE Training Sessions at LIGHTFAIR International 2014

May 20, 2014

Visit DOE’s award-winning booth and wall-to-wall free training sessions at LIGHTFAIR® International, June 3-5 in Las Vegas, NV. The LFI “Best Booth” in 2012 has more seating and more vendor-neutral training sessions than ever.

NEW THIS YEAR!

  • Expanded training sessions on specifying and using LED products
  • Expert Q&A on today’s toughest lighting issues
  • Touchscreen kiosks for drilldown details on DOE resources

2014 DOE TRAINING SESSION SCHEDULE

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Tuesday, June 3
10:30 Navigating the New Lighting Landscape
James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy
11:00 SSL: Early Lessons Learned on the Way to Market
Kelly Gordon, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
11:30 Color Rendering Metrics: An Overview of Ongoing Work
Michael Royer, PNNL

12:00

Ask the Experts: Color Rendering Metrics
An open Q&A session with representatives from the IES task group
12:30 Ask the Experts: The NGL Difference
An open Q&A session with Ruth Taylor from PNNL, along with judges from the Next Generation LuminairesTM competition, including Nancy Clanton, Charles Thompson, Craig Bernecker, and Dan Blitzer
1:00 Where We Stand with Standards for SSL
Eric Richman, PNNL
1:30 Ask the Experts: Understanding Test Reports
An open Q&A session with Ruth Taylor and Eric Richman from PNNL, along with representatives from independent test labs
2:00 Break
2:30 LED Color Stability: Understanding the Basics
Michael Royer, PNNL, and Scott Rosenfeld, Smithsonian American Art Museum
3:00 Ask the Experts: A Closer Look at Color Stability
An open Q&A session with Michael Royer from PNNL and Scott Rosenfeld from the Smithsonian American Art Museum
3:30 Understanding the Latest LED Lighting Facts® Requirements
Marci Sanders, D&R International
4:00 Ask the Experts: Qualification and Testing Coordination
An open Q&A session with Marci Sanders from D&R International, Irina Rasputnis from DesignLights Consortium®, and Taylor Jantz-Sell from ENERGY STAR®
4:30 T8 LEDs for Troffers: A Slam-Dunk?
Naomi Miller, PNNL
Wednesday, June 4
10:30 Navigating the New Lighting Landscape
James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy
11:00 Outdoor Lighting Control Systems: Opportunities and Obstacles
Michael Poplawski, PNNL
11:30 LED Street Lighting: Experiences from Boston, Las Vegas, and Seattle
Bruce Kinzey, PNNL

12:00

Ask the Experts: A Closer Look at LED Street Lighting Installations
An open Q&A session with Bruce Kinzey from PNNL and members of DOE’s Municipal Consortium, including Patrick Batte from the City of Las Vegas and Glenn Cooper from the City of Boston
12:30 Break
1:00 Taking the LEEP: Experience with LEDs in Parking Facilities
Jeff McCullough, PNNL
1:30 Ask the Experts: A Closer Look at LED Parking Facility Lighting
An open Q&A session with Jeff McCullough from PNNL and members of DOE’s Better Buildings Alliance
2:00 HID vs. LED in an Area Lighting Application
Jeff McCullough and Andrea Wilkerson, PNNL
2:30 Break
3:00 Steps for Successful Phase-Cut Dimming of LEDs
Michael Poplawski and Naomi Miller, PNNL
3:30 Ask the Experts: A Closer Look at Dimming with LEDs
An open Q&A session with Michael Poplawski and Naomi Miller from PNNL
4:00 SSL Flicker Fundamentals and Why We Care
Michael Poplawski and Naomi Miller, PNNL
4:30 Spotlight on PAR38s
Kelly Gordon, PNNL
Thursday, June 5
10:00 Navigating the New Lighting Landscape
James Brodrick, U.S. Department of Energy
10:30 Understanding the Latest LED Lighting Facts® Requirements
Marci Sanders, D&R International
11:00 Understanding Lumen Depreciation and Light Loss Factors
Michael Royer, PNNL
11:30 Tubes, Kits, Luminaires: Weighing the Options
Bob Davis and Naomi Miller, PNNL

12:00

Ask the Experts: A Closer Look at LEDs for Troffer Applications
An open Q&A session with Bob Davis and Naomi Miller from PNNL
12:30 Break
1:00 Ask the Experts: Lighting for the Classroom of the Future
An open Q&A session with Bob Davis and Andrea Wilkerson from PNNL
1:30 Power Quality Myths and Misconceptions
Michael Poplawski, PNNL
2:00 Ask the Experts: A Closer Look at Power Quality
An open Q&A session with Michael Poplawski from PNNL