UNTAPPED POTENTIAL: How critical color LEDs can save lives- literally!

Pacific Energy Center (map)

Learn how bandwidth specific LED light sources that accurately reveal blood saturation and concentration status through human skin are an untapped non-pharmaceutical intervention that can save lives while stopping a worldwide killer in its tracks. 

Tunable White: Application, Best Practices, & Specification

Pacific Energy Center (map)

Tunable light sources are now widely available, but how can we use them most effectively? Charles Knuffke of Legrand and Cy Eaton of Lumenetix will show you how to design, specify, and commission installations with tunable lighting and controls in a way that's specifier-friendly. 

2018 IESSF Lux Awards

IES SF Section's SF*LUX Lumen Excellence Awards recognizes excellence in architectural lighting design and the local professionals who work to further our field. If you have a lighting project that was completed between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2017, it is eligible to be submitted.

Light! Design Expo 2018

Pier 27 (map)

Northern California's Architectural Lighting and Design Show

Four Free AIA & IES Accredited Educational Seminars!

No Host Top Shelf Bar!

Complimentary Cuisine from San Francisco Food Trucks!

Free Educational Seminars!



On June 28, 2018 from 12pm-8pm, IES SF's Light! Design Expo returns to the beautiful Pier 27 on San Francisco's Embarcadero, with its beautiful panoramic views of the San Francisco Bay and waterfront. This exciting annual architectural lighting and design expo attracts a wide range of design professionals and is the only architectural lighting products show in Northern California. 

Light! Design Expo's product showcases and educational seminars are specifically geared toward the lighting design and specification community: lighting designers, architects, interior designers, engineers, building owners, facilities and maintenance teams, school districts, municipalities, contractors and more.

The Expo features complimentary cuisine from local San Francisco food truck stations and dessert carts and a no host bar from 12pm-8pm.

Stay tuned for more info coming soon!