8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: Oceanside F
CEU Credits: 4.00

This workshop contains two sections. The first section is the overview and the update for the latest standards for LED and LED lighting from industry and the U.S. governments. In particular, the recent work being carried at ANSI/NEMA, IES, UL, ASABE, U.S. EPA, etc. for LED lighting applications. The second  read more...

Speaker
Cameron Miller
Photometry Project Leader
NIST
United States
Speaker
Jianzhong Jiao
Consultant
JZJ Consulting, Inc.
United States

8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room: Oceanside G
CEU Credits: 4.00
The basic principles of LED optics are straightforward but the application of this art mixed with science take years to master.  You will hear from a veteran, practical designer showing worked out examples from sketch to full production.  Audience participation will be encouraged as each product example is analyzed from  read more...
Speaker
Bob Householder
Strategic Account Manager
Zemax
United States

9:00 AM-9:30 PM
Room: Oceanside B
Speaker
Philip Smallwood
Director of LED & Lighting Research
Strategies Unlimited
United States

9:30 AM-10:00 AM
Speaker
Brian Bennett
CEO
Thrive Agritech
United States
Handout(s)

10:00 AM-10:30 AM
Speaker
Francisco Palop
CEO
LLT
United States
Handout(s)

11:00 AM-11:30 AM
Speaker
Eric Miller
CEO
Avi-on Labs
United States
Handout(s)

11:30 AM-12:00 PM
Speaker
Ella Shum
GM Worldwide
Filamento
United States
Handout(s)

1:00 PM-1:30 PM
Speaker
Craig Irwin
Managing Director, Senior Analyst
ROTH Capital Partners
United States

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Room: Oceanside F

The first half of the course will focus on obtaining patent rights.  Using LED industry hypotheticals, you will learn how to maintain patent rights by being diligent.  We will also discuss what research should be done prior to filing for a patent, and how to decide what kinds of things  read more...

Speaker
David Radulescu, PhD
Attorney at Law
Radulescu LLP
United States
Speaker
Marshall Honeyman
Partner and Shareholder
Erise IP, P.A.
United States

1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Room: Oceanside G
CEU Credits: 4.00

If you’re working with light of any type, UV-VIS-NIR, joining this workshop will help you navigate the language of light measurement. Topics covered include nomenclature and measurement methods for luminous power, luminous intensity, luminance, illuminance, and color. Radiometric values of radiant power, intensity, radiance, and irradiance. Spectral measurements vs. broadband  read more...

Speaker
Greg McKee
Chief Technologist
Labsphere, Inc.
United States
Speaker
Paul Higham
Business Manager
Wave Illumination
United States

1:30 PM-2:00 PM
Speaker
John Holland
Chief Revenue Officer
OLEDWorks
United States

2:00 PM-2:30 PM
Speaker
Dwight Stewart
Founder & CTO
Igor, Inc.
United States
Handout(s)

3:00 PM-3:30 PM
Speaker
Robert Nordsell
CEO
Lumenari
United States
Handout(s)

3:30 PM-4:00 PM
Speaker
Todd Mitchell
President
Two Seven Ventures
United States

4:00 PM-4:30 PM
Speaker
Paul Savage
CEO
Nextek Power Systems
United States

8:30 AM-9:00 AM
Room: Oceanside D
When the first Strategies in Light conference was held in February 2000, the worldwide high-brightness LED market had just reached $820 million in annual revenue. It had experienced a remarkable average annual growth of rate of 61% since the commercial introduction of high-brightness GaN and InGaAlP LEDs in 1995.  However,  read more...
Speaker
Robert Steele, PhD
Founder and Co-Chair
Strategies In Light
United States

9:00 AM-9:30 AM
Room: Oceanside D

The last 20 years of LED adoption were fueled by exponential gains in efficacy and cost-effectiveness, as predicted by Haitz’s Law. The types of innovation that will drive the next 20 years of LED technology will look significantly different than the first 20 years. John Edmond’s keynote will look  read more...

Speaker
John Edmond
Co-Founder
CREE
United States

9:30 AM-10:00 AM
Room: Oceanside D

Memories: The learning spiral was fast and furious with solid state lighting. Designers and manufacturers were experiencing failures and successes together. Remember when consistent color, controlling flicker, reliable drivers, and heat management issues were daily occurrences?



Reality: Currently, many of the memory issues have been solved at least for quality products.  read more...

Speaker
Nancy Clanton
CEO
Clanton & Associates Inc.
United States

10:45 AM-12:15 PM
Room: Oceanside C
Additive manufacturing, better known as 3-D printing, is gaining ground and fueling interest as lighting companies seek lower cost solutions for creating custom products. In this 90-minute panel presentation, moderator Nadarajah Narendran will lead a discussion on the potential value of 3-D printing for the solid-state lighting industry and what  read more...
Panel Moderator
Nadarajah Narendran
Director of Research, Lighting Research Center
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
United States
Panelist
Aaron Smith
VP of Technology and R&D
Finelite, Inc.
United States
Panelist
Dustin Kloempken
Application Engineer
Hewlett-Packard
United States
Panelist
Hugo da Silva
Vice President of Additive Manufacturing
DSM
Netherlands
Panelist
Sridhar Nimma
Technology Leader / Specialist
Eaton Corporation / Lighting
United States
Panelist
Willem Sillevis Smitt
Senior Director Strategic Marketing
Lumileds
United States

10:45 AM-12:15 PM
Room: Oceanside F

Presentations:

Speaker
Alex Baker
Manager of Government Affairs and Public Policy
Illuminating Engineering Society
United States
Speaker
Jed Dorsheimer
Managing Director, Sr. Analyst Sustainability
Canaccord Genuity
United States


10:45 AM-12:15 PM
Room: Oceanside B

Presentations:

Speaker
George Yianni
Head of Technology
Philips Hue
Netherlands
Speaker
Ruth Taylor
Project Manager Within the Energy and Environment Directorate
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
United States

1:15 PM-2:45 PM
Room: Oceanside B

This is a 1.5 hour panel discussion on wired and wireless communication for connected lighting products. The main purpose of this session would be to educate attendees on the different strengths and weaknesses of several different communication methods and protocols available, providing them with the knowledge to make better decisions  read more...

Panel Moderator
Michael Poplawski
Senior Lighting Engineer
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
United States
Panelist
Erik Davidson
Director of Marketing & Product Management
Cortet
United States
Panelist
Rafal Han
CEO & Co-Founder
Silvair
United States
Panelist
Wendell Strong
GENISYS PoE Lighting Systems Manager
Innovative Lighting
United States
Handout(s)

1:15 PM-2:45 PM
Room: Oceanside G

Presentations:

Speaker
Christophe Marty
CEO
Ingelux Lighting Design
France
Co-Author
Andras Poppe
Associate Professor, Head of the Department of Electron
Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Department of Electron Devices)
Hungary
Co-Author
Genevieve Martin
Principal Engineer
Signify -Philips Lighting
Netherlands

1:15 PM-2:45 PM
Room: Oceanside F

Presentations:

Speaker
Colleen Costello
Co-Founder & CEO
Vital Vio
United States
Speaker
Robert Karlicek, Jr.
Director of the Center for Lighting Enabled Systems & Applications (LESA)
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
United States


3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room: Oceanside C
This panel session will cover lighting regulations and incentive programs, reviewing both recent and upcoming changes to the regulatory and incentive landscape. Examples will demonstrate how much the industry is driven by rebates & regulations. Key questions addressed: 1. Recent and upcoming regulations from the US DOE, CEC (CA), and  read more...
Moderator
John Arthur Wilson
Stakeholder Solutions Manager
Lighting Design Lab
United States
Panelist
David Shiller
President
Lighting Solution Development
United States
Panelist
Juan Carlos Blacker
Lighting Market Expert
D+R International
United States
Panelist
Kandice Cohen
Commercialization Strategy Leader
Trane
United States
Handout(s)

3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room: Oceanside B
Moderator
Mike Gagnon
President
Alumage Advisors
United States

Presentations:

Speaker
Erik Davidson
Director of Marketing & Product Management
Cortet
United States

3:30 PM-5:00 PM
Room: Oceanside G

Presentations:

Speaker
Eric Bretschneider
CTO
QuarkStar and EB Designs & Technology
United States
Speaker
Jonathan Melman
VP, Product
Lumenari
United States
Co-Author
Robert Nordsell
CEO
Lumenari
United States
Speaker
Paul Scheidt, LC
Leader of Product Marketing, LED Components
Cree
United States


8:45 AM-9:15 AM
Room: Oceanside D

The historical timeline for the key breakthroughs of solid-state lighting is well known, but totally unknown is the fact that the path to this globally transforming technology is littered with accidents and forgotten shortcuts abandoned for years. This talk presents some of the historical accidents and events that both slowed  read more...

Speaker
Eric Bretschneider
CTO
QuarkStar and EB Designs & Technology
United States

9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room: Oceanside C
You can sleep in other talks but not this one because you are part of the action. The Lovers of Light is a light hearted interactive panel discussion with serious overtones executed in a Game Show format.  A Panelist will take a side (point or counter point) of an industry  read more...
Moderator
Ron Steen
VP Business Development
Xicato
United States
Panelist
Adam Carangi
Architectural Design Director
Lumenetix
United States
Panelist
Brent York
President and CEO
LensVector, Inc.
United States
Panelist
Carla Bukalski
Specification Regional Sales Manager, Lighting Solutions
Eaton
United States
Panelist
Clifton Stanley Lemon
CEO, Clifton Lemon Associates
IESNA
United States
Panelist
Jim Benya
Principal
Benya Burnett Consultancy
United States
Panelist
Naomi Miller
Sr. Ltg Engineer
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
United States
Handout(s)

9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room: Oceanside G

Presentations:

Speaker
Peter Barber, PhD
Director of Product Marketing & Business Development
Seoul Semiconductor
United States
Speaker
Ulrich Frei
Head of Application Engineering Automotive Exterior OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH
OSRAM
Germany


9:30 AM-11:00 AM
Room: Oceanside B

Presentations:

Speaker
Tom Griffiths
Sr. Marketing Manager, Color and Spectral Sensing Sensor Driven Lighting
ams AG
United States

11:15 AM-12:00 PM
Room: Oceanside D
Speaker
Philip Smallwood
Director of LED & Lighting Research
Strategies Unlimited
United States

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