American Lighting Association (ALA) Conference
Palm Beach, Florida
September 22 - 24, 2024
The American Lighting Association Conference (ALA Conference) is an annual event that continues to pioneer the way in the world of retail and residential lighting.
An immersive gathering of industry professionals, the conference serves as a platform for transformative ideas, fostering connections, and propelling the industry towards a more innovative future. The event offers a multitude of activities for attendees, from networking sessions and educational seminars to unique recreational opportunities, all intended to cultivate camaraderie among the community of lighting retailers and residential lighting providers.
On the educational front, the ALA Conference hosts a series of thought-provoking keynote presentations and breakout sessions that delve into trending topics and key challenges in the industry. Subjects explored range from advancements in AI and marketing, multi-generational workforce leadership, to navigating the future landscape of lighting trends.
In particular, the conference emphasizes the significant role lighting plays in retail and residential environments, providing attendees with key strategies to harness the full potential of lighting in these sectors. Additionally, the conference facilitates several networking events, including the 'Women in Lighting' and 'Young Executives' meetings, promoting inclusivity and empowering the next generation of lighting industry leaders. The ALA Conference not only illuminates the current state of the industry but also enlightens participants on the path towards its vibrant future.