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The IES Annual Conference will take place in Pittsburgh, PA from November 2nd-4th.  Registration is open.  More details at


The Detroit Design Festival happens from September 23rd to the 28th with many great events.  Visit for more details


The 2-day DOE Solid State Lighting Conference will take place in Detroit on November 12-13th.  More information at


Guided Bus Tour of Detroit-Area LED Lighting in Action - November 11th 

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On November 11th, IES will be joining the DOE on their bus tour of (2) Detroit LED projects.  We'll start at the Renaissance Center with drinks and an Hors d'oeuvre party at the Renaissance Center, starting around 5:00.  


At 6:45 we will board the buses to tour 3 floors of LED DC office lighting at the Chrysler House (formerly the Dime Building). 


We'll then continue on to the NextEnergy Center to tour 3 areas of their facility.  The itinerary for the bus tour can be found at:  


5:00 - Hor d'oeuvre Party at Renaissance Center

6:45 - Board Buses

7:00-8:00 - Chrysler House Tour

8:00-9:00 - NextEnergy Tour

9:00 -  Board  Buses back to Renaissance Center


More information and registration links at the IES website will be coming soon for this event.  




On October 7th, Kevin Salatrik will present information regarding the DTE 2015 Energy Efficiency Program.  Kevin is an Energy Advisor and Outreach Lead for DTE Energy's Energy Efficiency Program for Business.  He will discuss the benefits of becoming a Designated Trade Ally and how to successfully fill out an incentive application for your customers.  Kevin will also review several case studies as they pertain to lighting and how customers have benefited from using this program.  


5:30-6:00 pm - Gather and network 

6:00-7:00 pm - Dinner 

7:00-8:30 pm - Presentation


Meeting fees:

$10 for students

$15 for Emerging Professional IES Members

$25 for IES Members

$35 for non-members 


The Westin Hotel

1500 Town Center

Southfield, MI 


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