Shedding light
on what's now, what's new and what's next
September 26 - 27
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The Crowne Plaza Hotel
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Grand Rapids, MI
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Lighting Forum XVII

It is our pleasure to invite you to the 17th Biennial Crites, Tidey & Associates Lighting Forum. Like years past, we will have the newest products on display by our manufacturers in conjunction with non-product specific educational programs. We are excited to present this year’s show and think you will benefit greatly by attending.

The Crowne Plaza Hotel
5700 - 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
616-957-1770info@thecrownplazagr.com

Agenda

All programs are available for self reporting credit, documentation will be provided.
Denotes continuing education accredited presentations.
Day 1
26 Sep 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am

Registration

7:15 am - 8:00 am

Hot Breakfast Buffet

[Keynote] ASHRAE/IES 90.1 – 2010 / 2013

Codes are affecting our business more and more each year. While current DOE energy code requirements state that ASHRAE/IES – 2010 should be adopted, the 2013 version has been published,...
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Carla R. Bukalski
9:00 am - 9:30 am

Booth Visitation

Applying Wireless Technologies to Connected Lighting as a Catalyst for the Internet of Things (IoT)

This course will explore how we use wireless controls to meet controls strategies and how wireless controls can provide a stepping stone into the connected world of the Internet of...
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Michael Lunn

Emergency Lighting Solutions & Applications (Day 1)

An in-depth look at emergency lighting solutions from a technical and code perspective. The first half of the presentation will focus on two popular, power backup sources: emergency lighting inverters...
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Leon Hermans
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Booth Visitation

The Evolution of Lighting: How LED’s are a Game Changer (Day 1)

Come and learn how to find the best optical solution for your exterior lighting application. Not all lumens are created equal. You will be surprised how total lumens from different...
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Wendy Norman

Smart Home Solutions

Join us to discuss the next generation of Halo residential lighting solutions that add connectivity to LED luminaires. The latest Halo lighting products provide many new features and benefits including...
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Bryant Bilal
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Booth Visitation

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

BBQ Lunch

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Booth Visitation

TM30/Application of the IES Method for Evaluating Light Source Color Rendition

IES TM-30-15 is a relatively new method for evaluating light source color rendition. This presentation will explain the novel features of the system. Also discussed will be best practices in...
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Kevin Houser

Fundamentals of Solid State Lighting for Industrial & Warehouse Applications

Mark is the Market Development Manager for Industrial products with the Metalux Product team at Eaton, where he has served since 2015. Before that, he was part of the Energy...
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Mark Holter
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Booth Visitation

What’s New in the Michigan Energy Code Changes and Updates to the NEC

Doug will be presenting the Energy code update per the state of Michigan. He will also go through the energy code requirements and the changes to the NEC, per the...
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Doug Wiersma

MI Rebates: State and Local Utility

In this 2-part presentation, Aaron and Jake will review various lighting and lighting control incentives, touching on Pilot/Specialty programs that include lighting.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Happy Hour

Day 2
27 Sep 2017
7:00 am - 8:00 am

Registration

7:15 am - 8:00 am

Hot Breakfast Buffet

[Keynote] West Michigan Economic Forecast 2017-18

The results of the annual economic forecasts to date. How is 2017 going economically? Learn about how West Michigan is doing and where we are heading. Dr. Isely will describe...
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Paul Isely
9:00 am - 9:30 am

Booth Visitation

Specification of LED Lighting Products for Medical Facilities

The US Military recently commissioned a study to evaluate LEDs for use in military medical facilities, with the goal of developing specification criteria suitable for world-class healthcare environments. New criteria...
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Kevin Houser

Emergency Lighting Solutions & Applications (Day 2)

An in-depth look at emergency lighting solutions from a technical and code perspective. The first half of the presentation will focus on two popular, power backup sources: emergency lighting inverters...
Read More
Leon Hermans
10:30 am - 11:00 am

Booth Visitation

Importance of Cybersecurity in IoT world and Eaton’s strategy for Cybersecurity for Lighting Products

A general overview of Cybersecurity – what it is and what it isn’t. Will cover the following topics: Why is this a concern? Hear real life examples of issues and...
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Max Wandera

The Evolution of Lighting: How LED’s are a Game Changer (Day 2)

Come and learn how to find the best optical solution for your exterior lighting application. Not all lumens are created equal. You will be surprised how total lumens from different...
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Wendy Norman
12:00 pm - 12:15 pm

Booth Visitation

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

BBQ Lunch

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Booth Visitation

The Truth About Circadian Lighting

Industry trends are going towards color tuning lights for circadian regulation; however, few truly understand the science behind it. This session will use peer reviewed journals to explain what participants...
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Sean Tegart

Distributed Low Voltage Power Systems and Controls Solutions by Eaton Lighting

The Distributed Low-Voltage Power (DLVP) System blends the benefits of both AC and DC power distribution to reduce the total installed cost of a lighting project by up to 20%...
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Chris Andrews
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Booth Visitation

Michigan Beer & Wine

Presentation and samples of a variety of Michigan beer and wines.

Speakers

Registration is now closed

If you have any questions, please email Kim Eber, keber@critestidey.com.