Past Meetings

(Downtown Location) Lighting Well: Implementing the WELL Building Standard and its Challenges

November 15, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Perkins + Will (The Wrigley Building, North Tower)
410 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60611

Explore the connection between buildings and the health and wellness of human beings using the WELL Building Standard!

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(Suburb Location) Lighting Well: Implementing the WELL Building Standard and its Challenges

November 14, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Steiner Electric Company
1275 Touhy Avenue
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Explore the connection between buildings and the health and wellness of human beings using the WELL Building Standard!

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New Chicago Architecture Center Tour

October 24, 2018
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Chicago Architecture Center
111 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Let's tour the Chicago Architecture Center at its brand new location!

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IES Chicago Illumination Awards 2018

September 13, 2018
5:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Palmer House Hilton - Empire Room
17 E Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Please join us as we review this year's top lighting projects by Chicago designers.

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IES Fundamentals of Lighting - Fall 2018

September 11, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

SmithGroup
35 E Wacker Dr, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60601

A six-week course on state-of-the-art lighting practices.

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Emerging Professionals: Jazzin' at the Shedd

August 22, 2018
6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Shedd Aquarium
1200 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605

Join us at the Shedd Aquarium for live jazz, drinks, and mingling with other Emerging Professionals.

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Chicago Architectural Boat Tour

July 19, 2018
6:15 PM to 9:45 PM

Chicago's First Lady Cruise Company
112 East Upper Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

Join us on July 19th for an evening boat tour exploring Chicago's Architecture on the Chicago River and Lakefront!

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IES Chicago Golf Outing 2018

June 20, 2018
7:00 AM to 4:00 PM

St. Andrews Golf & Country Club
2241 IL-59
West Chicago, IL 60185
https://www.standrewsgc.com/

The 2018 annual IES Chicago Golf Outing will be held at St Andrews Golf & Country Club on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

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Shedding Light on Horticultural Lighting

April 19, 2018
5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Union Station - Founders Room
225 South Canal Street
Chicago, IL 60606

We often speak about how interior lighting affects humans - but how does it affect plants? Join us to learn about Horticulture Lighting and earn AIA/CEU credits.

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Lighting Innovation Hits the Streets

March 22, 2018
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Perkins + Will (The Wrigley Building, North Tower)
410 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1600
Chicago, IL 60611

Outdoor lighting strategies have changed, energy codes require mandatory outdoor lighting controls; we will review the organizations engaged, standards established and hot topics for the future of outdoor lighting.

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Update to the Chicago Lighting Code

February 15, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Howell's & Hood
435 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

With a new year, comes new and updated Chicago Electrical Code. Lets jump in the thick of it!

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Information Technology and Lighting Convergence: Now and Future Possibilities

January 18, 2018
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Pella Showroom in the Merchandise Mart
222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite #100
Chicago, IL 60654

LEDs don't just help us see; they can help us communicate. What can lighting do for us now and in the future?

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