IES Annual Conference 2024

New York City | Marriott Marquis
August 15 - 17, 2024


Be prepared for an enlightening journey at the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Annual Conference. It is an inspiring and empowering experience that offers an unparalleled opportunity for professional growth and networking within the lighting industry.

This event gathers lighting professionals from around the globe for an energizing conference, featuring dynamic speakers, hands-on workshops, and cutting-edge trends and technologies in the lighting industry. The chance to earn numerous Continuing Education Units (CEUs) makes this event a must-attend for professionals.

Highlights of the event include the prestigious Illumination Awards Gala, a celebration of innovation, excellence and creativity in lighting design. Special workshops, including Emerging Professionals and the Leadership Forum provide tailored learning opportunities for both new and seasoned industry professionals.

The event begins with a morning General Session followed by a thought-provoking keynote presentation. After the keynote, attendees have the chance to explore various Tabletop Exhibits.

During the event, there will be plenary sessions, general session, keynote presentations and tabletop exhibits. The event also offers various breakout sessions where delegates can delve deeper into specialized topics. Additionally, the popular IES Progress Report provides attendees with a comprehensive overview of advancements in the field.


More Information: IES Annual Conference »



Past Event Coverage:


2023: Upcoming Lighting Industry Trade Shows and Conferences


2024:  Lighting Industry Trade Shows and Conferences



And a Way Too Early Look at 2025...

LEDucation 2025

March 18 - 19, 2025

Read more »

LightFair 2025

2025 dates to be announced

Read more »


September 3 - 6, 2025

Read more »


September 12 - 14, 2025

Read more »








  • Current