July 26, 2023   

5 Big Questions:  Let's Talk About Daylight

We catch up with Jay Goodman to discuss a full spectrum of lighting-related considerations


Jay Goodman's presentation at LightFair 2023 was met with some very positive reviews from some smart lighting people whom we know and trust.  So we asked Goodman to join us for 5 Big Questions.

Jay Goodman is an entrepreneur and Founder of Apres Illumination.


Topics we explore:

  1. Big picture thoughts on natural sunlight and electric light.  (0:55)

  2. Why should the LED lighting conversation embrace more parts of the lighting spectrum?  (2:25)

  3. Do lumens per watt matter?  Lumens per square foot?  (4:14)

  4. How does lack of daylight affect students who occupy classrooms or patients who occupy hospital patient rooms?  (6:15)

  5. How can lighting makers address these intertwined benefits of daylight and electric light?  (9:20)










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