• The 2018 Emerging Professionals Luminaire Design Competition is now accepting entries! Please download the Call for Entries & Entry Form for more information.
  • Presentation slides from the January 18th event "Information Technology and Lighting Convergence" have been posted here.

  • Is there topic or project you'd like to see covered at an IES Chicago event? Let us know!


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Upcoming Events

IES Fundamentals of Lighting - Fall 2018

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

Smith Group JJR
35 E Wacker Dr, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60601

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

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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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Refer to the Events page for a full listing of this season's IES Chicago events.

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Emerging Professionals Events

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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Annual Sponsors

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